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We have space available to hire, for rehearsals, workshops, photoshoots or anything else! You can find more details about our space under 'Info for Companies'. Please find out more by filling out our Hire Enquiry Form or emailing us on

Our Young People's Theatre runs on Saturdays in term time for 7 - 18 year olds. You can find out more about the project and how to apply for a FREE space for a child here.

And if you just like the work we do and want to help us continue to provide such opportunities, we hugely appreciate any donations and support. You can donate to us here.

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Where to find us

The small venue, the Blue Elephant Theatre, off Camberwell Road in South London SE5, is charming. Well worth a visit. The Epoch Times


Blue Elephant Theatre
59a Bethwin Rd
(entrance in Thompson's Ave)

Parking and Access

The nearest designated parking area for blue badge holders is on Bethwin Road, approximately 35 meters from the main theatre entrance. The route involves crossing the road and there are no adjacent dropped kerbs up to the pavement level.

The closest parking bays to the theatre are on Thompson Avenue adjacent to cycle racks. These are not blue badge bays but are on the same pavement side as the theatre.

If you have questions or concerns about access to the theatre, please call 020 7701 0100 to discuss your requirements.


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Nearest tube

Oval (15 minutes' walk*)
*data from TfL Journey Planner

Food and drink

Our licensed bar serving hot and cold drinks and snacks is open an hour before the performance.

For food, Pasha Hotel has an offer to ticket holders of a 10% discount & free glass of wine with your pre or post show meal. They can be found a few minutes walk from the theatre, at 158 Camberwell Road, London, SE5 0EE. Call 0207 277 2228 to book and we advise leaving about two hours for a meal.

Google map of the walk from the theatre.