Welcome

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.

The reviews are in for One Festival 2018

The mighty One Festival is in full swing and has been delighting audiences and critics alike – but don’t just take our word for it…

“Consistently funny and life-affirming”
5 STARS The Upcoming
“Everything you could want from an eclectic evening of …

Coming Soon

Frankenstein

Book Tickets

20 February - 10 March

Burn Bright Theatre return to the Space this Spring with a visceral, feminist new version of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. A brilliant scientist. An extraordinary imagination. A boundary that shouldn't be crossed. In the darkness of night, Elizabeth Frankenstein manages the unthinkable - creating sentient life. As the resulting monster is shunned by her maker, she is cast out […]

Upcoming Events

One Festival

9 January - 27 January

The One Festival is back for its FINAL year. Packed with unforgettable stories, bold new writing and world premieres, 19 brave performers take to the Space's stage, one by one. Confessions, love… drunken fairytales, the Festival’s eclectic programme of work only has one thing in common – every piece is performed by just one actor. […]

Latest News

Merry Christmas and 2017 highlights

2017 has been a typically busy year for the Space,  packed with stunning performances and we’ve celebrated births, marriages and anniversaries. We’ve got so much to be grateful for, lots to be proud of and countless people to thank.
We kicked …

Summer Season 2018 – open for applications


The Space is a performing arts centre based in a converted church on the Isle of Dogs, East London.  We seek to programme high quality theatre productions, with a balance of classics, revivals, new writing and devised work. Our …