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.

An interview with Anthony Cozens and Shelley Davenport from ‘The Castle’

We sat down with Anthony Cozens and Shelley Davenport who play ‘Stucley’ and ‘Ann’ in ‘The Castle’ to talk power, love and what audiences can expect from playwright Howard Barker’s masterpiece…
‘The Castle’ tells the story of ‘Stucley’, as knight …

Coming Soon


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31 October - 18 November

  The Emerge Festival shines a spotlight on emerging dance and physical theatre work, all created by choreographers and theatre makers from a rich mix of experience. Over the three week Festival there 16 works 16 performed. Now celebrating its 6th year, the Emerge Festival has supported over 60 of the brightest new choreographers in […]

Upcoming Events

The Castle

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10 October - 28 October

£10 - £12

First there was the bailiff, and we broke the bailiff. Then there was God, and we broke God. And lastly there was cock, and we broke that too. Freed ground. Freed religion. Freed the body. It’s a rainy day in middle England and Stucley returns home from War to find his land untended, his sheep […]

Keep The Lights On: Quiz and Raffle Night

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22 October

Winter is coming, and a rapidly failing auditorium light system means rehearsals and workshops in the Space will be in the dark! While an interesting challenge for Theatre makers and our Community users, we would like to avoid that! To help raise funds towards the replacing of the current system we are hosting a Quiz […]

Latest News

Kickstarting The Castle – 10 years of Space Productions

We are delighted to announce that Space Productions are celebrating their 10th anniversary with Howard Barker’s brilliant ‘The Castle’, 10th – 28th October.
This will be our 24th production, past successes include Vernon God Little, Manifesto, The Lighthouse and …

An interview with ‘The White Bike’ playwright Tamara von Werthern

We spoke to Tamara von Werthern about staging the impossible, what she loves about cycling and how ‘The White Bike’ will be a force for change…
Describe your show in 5 words.
Ambitious, beautiful, poignant physical theatre
What is the main theme …