Venue InformationSouthwark Playhouse Elephant
Address: Dante Place, 80 Newington Butts, London, SE11 4FL
Nearest Underground or Train Station: Elephant & Castle
Nearest Buses: 196, 133, 155, 333, 415
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Frequently Asked Questions
Southwark Playhouse Elephant Facts
What date did the Southwark Playhouse Elephant open?
19 January 2023
Who designed the Southwark Playhouse Elephant?
Roders, Stirk Harbour and Partners
What was the first production at the Southwark Playhouse Elephant?
The Wind in the Willows
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The Southwark Playhouse Theatre Company was founded in 1993 by Juliet Alderdice and Tom Wilson, to produce high quality accessible theatre, and act as a major resource for the local community.
Southwark Playhouse Elephant opened on 19 January 2023.
The venue joins sister venue Southwark Playhouse Borough, located at 77-85 Newington Causeway.
The first Southwark Playhouse theatre was a disused workshop at 62 Southwark Bridge Road, before they moved in 2006 to the vaults beneath Platform One of London Bridge railway station, which was their home from 2007 to 2013. They moved to 77-85 Newington Causewasy in 2013.
Theatre Previous Shows
Past shows that have played at the Southwark Playhouse Elephant include:The Walworth Farce