The Space is a performing arts centre based in a converted church on the Isle of Dogs, East London.  We programme regular arts events and workshops both here and at the Roof Garden in Crossrail Place, Canary Wharf.

We have launched our Spring Season!

Gig theatre, psychological thrillers, concert plays, award winning playwrights, true stories, unsolved mysteries, ex-lovers and … a doll that comes to life. 12 companies. 14 shows. This is spring at the Space.

Coming Soon


Book Tickets

8 January, 2019 - 12 January, 2019

The East End of London, 1952. A time when the rich had motorcars and the poor still washed their clothes with salt.

Upcoming Events

Little Women

Book Tickets

27 November - 15 December

Celebrating 150 years since publication of Louisa May Alcott’s much loved classic, Space Productions present this bold adaptation by Rachael Claye (The Lighthouse, 2016). A celebration of sisterhood and a bittersweet story of family, loss and love.

Latest News

‘I have a confession to make: I killed off Mr March’

We spoke to playwright Rachael Claye about the challenges and joys of adapting Louisa May Alcott’s ‘Little Women’ for the stage…

Little Women Trailer Released!

We have entered the one week countdown for the opening night of ‘Little Women’. Here is sneak peek at rehearsals…