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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.

Spring 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 …

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Emerge

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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 White Bike

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19 September - 30 September

Millions of people cycle to work every day. And every week, some of them don't make it home. One Tuesday morning, Isabelle packs her lunch box into her pannier, kisses her young daughter goodbye and sets off on her bike through Hackney. What happens along the way is at once shocking, inconceivable and terrifyingly ordinary. […]

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 […]

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 …