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9th July 2016


New Company members audition details release


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25th January 2016


King's amateur showcase performance. Click here to find out more


20th January 2016


Tickets for the Friday and Saturday performance are now limited however good seats are still available for Tues-Thurs


4th November 2015


Auditions for new company members are now closed. If you wish to putput on our waiting list for the 2017 production please contact with your details


26th May 2015


If you want to be part of SLO's production of Wizard of Oz we will be auditioning for new adult members on Wednesday 17th June from 7pm.
You just need to bring along something to sing. Contact Eileen Cant at to book a time. Rehersals are usually held on a Wed night with some Fridays and Sundays closer to the show.


20th March 2015


Our Show for 2016 will be The Wizard of Oz


3rd January 2015


We were sorry to learn of the death, on 29th December, of Rena Melville.  A long-serving member of SLO and Honorary Vice President, Rena served as company Secretary for over 30 years and was president in 1997 and 1998. 



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Our 2016 show was:


Wizard of Oz










Our 2017 production will be Titanic





Our 120th annual production will be TITANIC The Musical at the King’s Theatre in February 2017.

TITANIC requires a large and diverse cast, but in particular we are looking for a large number of male performers of all ages.

We invite men and women 16 years + to apply for an audition on Wed 31 August at Firhill Day Centre, 257 Colinton Road, EH14 1DW. Please bring music if you wish to be accompanied.

If successful, rehearsals start on Wed 7 September (1930 - 22.00) and run weekly with the addition of Friday and Sunday rehearsals (1400 - 1700) later in the rehearsal season. A membership subscription fee and a commitment to selling a quota of tickets will be applicable. Please consider this commitment ahead of applying for an audition.

Please send an email to to express interest. Further details and audition times will be confirmed from w/c 25 July 2016.