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 and we run our own in-house theatre company. Our friend Hubbub provide a cosy caf√©/bar on site and¬†the venue is also¬†available for hire.
Babies under one are welcome¬†at Matinees on the¬†5th and 8th of June. All Audience members for those matinees should be aware that babies will be present and may be noisy!
‚ÄúSophie, where have been? We thought you‚Äôd died, or emigrated!‚ÄĚ
‚ÄúNope, just‚Ä¶ had kids‚ÄĚ
A fusion of physical expression and naturalistic drama; this is a play for grown-ups about art, compromise and the bizarre, fraught, comic nature of life with small children.
Written by Claire Booker
Directed by Leigh-Anne Abela
A topical tale about injustice, deceit, passion and the search for the truth.
Russian landowner, Zhenya, sows wild oats with one of his peasant girls, but puts it all behind him when he marries ‚Äď or so he believes.
Inspired by a Tolstoy short story, the play follows Zhenya‚Äôs obsession and its murderous consequence, as he finds himself driven mad with desire for Stepashka. Desperate to end his guilty liaison and safeguard his marriage, he shoots her and stands trial for murder. But can there be true justice in an unjust society? And is it guilt, insanity or the supernatural that finally haunts him?
‚ÄėMy only love sprung from my only hate!
Too early seen unknown, and known too late!
Prodigious birth of love it is to me,
That I must love a loathed enemy.‚Äô (Juliet, Act 1, Scene …
Tyrone Lopez stars as protagonist Montero in Hamlyn,¬†written by Juan Mayorga and translated by David Johnston. The show runs until May 9th with performances starting at 7:30pm. ¬£14/¬£10
As the protagonist of Hamlyn, what can you tell us about Montero?¬†
Originally developed at Battersea Arts Centre‚Äôs Freshly Scratched Festival, ‚ÄúIn This House‚ÄĚ delves deep into the darkness that lurks under the surface of a seemingly perfect family, examining the nature of performance along the …