Home: this is SUP

A friendly community theatre group, we rehearse two nights each week at the University of Southampton main campus, usually Tuesday & Thursday

All members can attend rehearsals. Interested in joining SUP and want to see a rehearsal or come to a social? Get in touch here

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Congratulations to everyone who made our run of Dirk Gently at NST Campus such a success, and a huge thank you to all our wonderful audiences

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Social Events:  unfortunately, we’ve had to cancel the Quiz Night planned for 2nd March. But keep in touch! Play readings, bowling night and a London visit are in the works. Email for details.


Next productions: Totton Drama Festival
Tuesday 20th March 2018

Darlings, You Were Wonderful! by Derek Lomas, directed by Paul Cresser

Bully Beef and Whizzbangs (world premiere) written & directed by Chris Hawley

Contact SUP: please email us

Murder Mystery events

Our most recent Murder Mystery  was a charity fundraiser for the Creative Options Community Mental Health Project – helping raise more than £600 for this amazing cause

Our highly experienced Murder Mystery team is available for club and society bookings, private parties and charity events: we provide the whole package for a highly affordable  price:  licensing, script, cast, rehearsals, costumes, special props – and of course, lots of audience interaction on  the night! Please email SUP or events organiser Ali for details

Dying to host a Murder Mystery without the hassle? Get in touch!

Keep up to date on  productions, offers and competitions
If you’re interested in seeing our productions and hearing about offers and promotions, follow us on Twitter @SUPamdram and Facebook or submit your details here

About SUP Theatre Company in Southampton

Open to all residents of Southampton, we are a community amateur dramatic society established in 1965. Our home and rehearsal base is the University of Southampton – whose year-on-year support we gratefully acknowledge. We put on two major productions a year, including one at the NST Campus (Nuffield) theatre as well as one-act play evenings, murder mysteries and other events, including community theatre and private parties. We regularly participate in local drama festivals.

As well as theatrical productions we organise social events including theatre trips, play readings and quiz nights, and offer members the chance to attend workshops to learn acting and backstage skills.

Interested in joining us?

Membership is open to everyone. We are a small and friendly society, with a team spirit and are always looking to welcome new members. We welcome all: the experienced and  people with no or limited experience

Whether you’d like to act, direct, stage manage, make costumes, manage props or simply join us for play readings, get in touch. You’ll receive all the support and encouragement you need. As a member you receive our monthly newsletter and are eligible to participate in all productions and events. To join please complete tthe Join The Society form and we’ll be in touch.