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 café/bar on site and the venue is also available for hire.

Romeo and Juliet

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13th – 31st May 2014, 7:30pm
Saturday matinees 2:30pm

‘My 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.’ (Juliet, Act 1, Scene 5)

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The Inner Life Of Sophie Taylor

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3rd – 7th June, 8pm
5th June, 1.30pm
7th – 8th June, 2pm

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!

“Sophie, where have been? We thought you’d died, or emigrated!”
“Nope, just… had kids”

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.

Upcoming Events

In This House (A Family Breakdown)

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8th – 19th April, 7:30pm £14/£10

“The Victorian freak-show never died, as they say.”
The Masons live at Number 20, Alconbury Gardens. Ted Mason works at an insurance company and tinkers with cars as a hobby. Gloria Mason is …


Hamlyn Web
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22nd April -9th May, 7:30pm

Space Productions present the UK premiere of Juan Mayorga’s gripping play.

In the search for the truth, who do you trust?
A beautiful city glitters during the day, but at night the rats emerge.

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Interview with Natalie Songer – In This House (A Family Breakdown)

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Originally developed at Battersea Arts Centre’s Freshly Scratched Festival, “In This House” delves deep into the darkness that lurks under the surface of a seemingly perfect family, examining the nature of performance along the …

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 …