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.

Help bring The Lighthouse to life this Christmas!


The Lighthouse is a beautiful new play written by local resident Rachael Claye. This original Christmas story sees St Nikolas crash his sleigh on an iceberg far out at sea on Christmas Eve. Deprived of his ancient powers, Nikolas is forced …

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Peer Gynt

PeerGyntWeb Book Tickets

18 June - 27 June


Presented by the Roof Garden Players Thursdays and Fridays 18th – 26th June, 7pm Saturdays 20th and 27th June, 2pm  Ibsen’s well-known fantasy play has been performed all over the world, and arrives at the Roof Garden this summer. An adventurous tale packed ...

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When We Dead Awaken

when we dead awaken - web Book Tickets

12 May - 30 May

ÂŁ12 / ÂŁ10

12th-30th May, 7:30pm. Excludes 15th of May “When we dead awaken…. We see that we have never lived.” Written at the dawn of the 20th century, Ibsen’s final play stares out at us with the feverishness of an artist looking death in the ...

A Doll’s House

A Doll's House web1 Book Tickets

3 June - 13 June

ÂŁ14 / ÂŁ10

3rd-13th June, 7:45 pm

Nora and Torvald have all they could possibly want – a wonderful home, beautiful children, and now Torvald’s promotion. But their seemingly comfortable life is threatened by Nora’s secret, and the man who keeps it. Now, the things ...

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Call for Submissions: Autumn/Winter Season 2015


The Space is a performing arts centre based in a converted church on the Isle of Dogs, East London.  We aim to programme high quality theatre productions, run our own in-house theatre company and have a cosy cafĂ©/bar. We’re committed …

Become a Member of the Space


Do you shoot for the stars? Well why not become a Space Stargazer? You’ll be saving money on tickets, hall hire and food in the Hubbub but best of all you’ll be supporting the Space ensuring that we can …