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.

By Virtue Fall

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Book Tickets

28th April – 2nd May, 7:30pm
3rd May, 3pm

I’ve come to you Father, in faith, in unwavering faith that you will help me. I don’t expect you to say anything. I only pray that you will show me the way.”

Coming Soon

Driving Me Round The Bend

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Book Tickets

15th-19th July, 8pm

Written & Performed By Nigel Fairs and Louise Jameson

George and Georgina Best have been married forever and are driving to their daughter’s on Christmas Eve. The atmosphere is tense; even the Sat Nav has her own agenda!

Upcoming Events


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Book Tickets

14th—19th April, 8pm
£10/ £8
“Some people are like pigeons, others are like statues. It makes no difference whether you’re the Statue of Liberty or one of the Caryatids. It doesn’t matter whether you are a Rodin or Botero. Pigeons …

Summer Season Launch Night

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Book Tickets

Thursday 23rd April, 2015

Join us for a glass of fizz and the chance to meet some of the visiting companies and productions joining us over the next four months. You’ll be the first to see some exclusive …

Latest News

An Interview with Vertebra Arts: Birdphobia

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Eirini Dermitzaki is the director and writer of current show Birdphobia, with Mayra Stergiou taking on a movement director and acting role. The duo are also the co-founders of Vertebra Arts theatre company – last seen at the Space with …

Performers wanted for Community Arts Festival

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We will be managing a brand new performance space set in a beautiful, covered garden at the top of the new Crossrail station in Canary Wharf. The programme will include two Community Arts Festivals taking place in May and August. …