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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.

LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR THE KEEP THE LIGHTS ON CHRISTMAS FUNDRAISER

Absolutely delighted to announce the line-up for our Keep the Lights on Christmas Cabaret!  Expect a sparkling evening of music, dance and dazzling snow business as we transform our beautiful Grade II listed building into a festive spectacular complete with …

Coming Soon

One Festival

9 January, 2018 - 27 January, 2018

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. […]

Upcoming Events

Keep the Lights On – Christmas Cabaret!

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16 December

Fancy a fabulous evening of festive fun? Well, look no further than our Keep The Lights On Christmas Cabaret Fundraiser. Expect a sparkling cabaret of music, dance and dazzling snow business as we transform our beautiful Grade II listed building into a festive spectacular complete with mulled wine, mince pies AND a Christmas raffle. Of […]

All is Bright

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16 December

2pm Free It’s Christmas Eve in 2017 ... and 1990 ... and 1968, 1914 and 1818. Christmas spirit transcends the ages as ordinary people share five extraordinary moments throughout history. In 2017, a family celebrates Christmas across different time zones - thanks to a small team of computer scientists at CERN in Geneva, who test-run […]

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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 …

Keep the Lights On Campaign


Here at the Space, we take great pride in the accessibility of our theatre. In the last month alone we have welcomed 755 audience members, presented 17 shows, supported 32 artists and involved 41 members of our community in …