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  • May 9th, 2011
    Since 2004, when the first STEP Festival hit Southwark the programme events has been a packed fortnight of performances, projects and programmes. Now, as STEP approaches its eighth Festival we've decided to make it bigger than ever and extend the Festival fortnight to a month.
  • May 6th, 2011
    Each week, more schools are beginning to sign up as Education Partners. This is an important STEP for Southwark in its aim to solidify the partnerships it has already established with schools across the borough.
  • April 26th, 2011
    NEW WRITER’S AWARD 2011 £1500 Bursary for emerging writer available now!
  • April 26th, 2011
    Purple Room Studios is an independent production / post-production company with a rapidly growing reputation for quality recording. Purple Room Studios offers competitive rates for top quality bespoke services including mixing, audio - tracking, editing, vocal recording, video/film production and Mastering. Furnishing rooms with quality equipment to ensure projects sound great, the South-East London based studio is equipped with high class hardware and software, offering musicians and singer-songwriters a friendly and professional space in which to develop and produce ideas.
  • April 15th, 2011
    STEP is about to embark on its annual summer project in partnership with the Steam Industry Free Theatre!
  • April 4th, 2011
    Real Drama, National Theatre and Waterloo East are the latest companies to sign up to the STEP Theatre Partnership. Real Drama has been working with STEP over the last two years through performing in Youth Theatre Showcases. Now the company is keen to extend that relationship with STEP and work more closely together as they look to offer their unique approach to theatre for young people to schools in the Southwark area.
  • April 1st, 2011
    Box Clever, one of STEP's Theatre Partners, sadly received news this week that the Arts Council will not be renewing the Company's funding from April 2012. Here is Box Clever's response:
  • March 25th, 2011
    STEP Creative Director, Beccy Allen, was recently interviewed on Reel Rebels Radio. If you've ever wanted to know a little bit more about what STEP does then this is the chance to hear it in a nice brief interview (with musical theatre-inspired interludes).
  • March 21st, 2011
    The Unicorn is looking for a bright and enthusiastic person to work in their Access department for one to two full weeks in March-April 2011.  The position will involve working directly with the Unicorn's Access Manager promoting  Access performances of new show ‘The Three Musketeers’.
  • March 14th, 2011
    This morning saw the first of four workshop sessions at 1st Place delivered by Half Moon Young People's Theatre on understanding shapes and numeracy. On Thursday 24th March, the workshops will be followed up with a performance of Half Moon's show "Plum and Pickle" for all the children in the Centre and three groups from the local area (Tykes Corner, the Childminders Centre and Michael Faraday Primary School) as well as a CPD day for early years teachers from across the borough.