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.

Space Productions to stage local man’s life


Space Productions to stage the life story of local resident, David Grindley – The Man Who Found His Freedom
Who is David Grindley?
53-year old local resident, David Grindley has been a Space regular for over 14 years. Audience member, volunteer, fundraiser, …

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Always Unfinished

Always Unnfinished Web Book Tickets

24 November - 28 November


24th – 28th November, 7:30pm £10/8 An unbreakable bond ties together three brothers and one woman as they navigate the uncertainties of love, life and making different choices. Tying together the stories of four very different individuals, Always Unfinished explores the idea of ...

Upcoming Events

The Man Who Found His Freedom

TMWFHFWeb Book Tickets

6 October - 10 October


6th – 10th of October, 7:30pm 10th of October Matinee, 2:30pm £14/10 David Grindley is many things: a long-term resident of the Isle of Dogs, the original member of the Space’s community theatre company SpaceWorks, a director and performer – he’s even scaled ...


ClassifiedWeb Book Tickets

27 October - 31 October


27th – 31st October, 7.30pm 31st October, 2.30pm £12/10 A president shot by an invisible killer. A plane vanishing into thin air. A man who awakes to find The Beatles never broke up … When it comes to the unexplained and mysterious, tales ...

Latest News

Song Sharing at Canary Wharf


The Space has teamed up with the Canary Wharf Group and local choirs to bring you three Roof Garden Song Shares in October. Within the performance space at Crossrail Place is one of fifteen pianos that are dotted throughout Canary …

Submit a show for our Spring Season!


Got a fantastic show up your sleeve? Looking to take part in a vibrant season of theatre? Working on a great idea, but need a venue to make it happen? We’re taking applications for our next season – and we’d love to …