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What's on: Canada Water




The Albany, working in partnership with Southwark Council, is delighted to be managing the Canada Water Culture Space at Canada Water Library where we'll be presenting a programme of theatre, music, dance, comedy, live literature and community events. Visit canadawaterculturespace.org.uk to see what's on or look below.


PLEASE NOTE: these events take place at the Canada Water Culture Space at Canada Water Library.

Image:Friends For All
Fri 24 Mar - Sat 25 Mar
SIMON MOLE PRESENTS

Friends For All

8 year old Lexi doesn’t make friends as easily as some. If only her school would allow a non-school uniform day then she could be herself and find others like her. Inspired by Grandad’s hippy stories from the swinging 60s, she decides to fight the powers that be, namely her class teacher Mr Marsh and the class bully, Suzy.

Image:Meet Fred
Wed 5 Apr - Fri 7 Apr
HIJINX THEATRE IN ASSOCIATION WITH BLIND SUMMIT PRESENT

Meet Fred

Life is never simple for the puppets among us…

Image:Meet Fred: Puppetry Workshop
Fri 7 Apr
HIJINX THEATRE IN ASSOCIATION WITH BLIND SUMMIT PRESENT

Meet Fred: Puppetry Workshop

Fred is a two foot tall cloth puppet with a life of his own...

Image:Ben Glover
Sat 8 Apr

Ben Glover

Critically acclaimed singer/songwriter Ben Glover has a rich, powerful voice and music that mixes Americana from his adopted home in Nashville with his native Irish soul. Glover will be performing tracks from his latest release, The Emigrant, which features six traditional folk songs and four original compositions. 

Image:Dough!
Sat 15 Apr
CREATIVE SCENE PRESENTS

Dough!

All the best recipes have a story behind them, whether it’s Granny’s heavenly Yorkshire puddings, the secret ingredient that makes sure the sponge always rises or that extra pinch of something that makes your Naan bread perfection! A new show all about food – the fun of making it and, of course, the joy of eating it.

Image:Kathryn Williams
Sat 22 Apr

Kathryn Williams

Kathryn Williams is a singer-songwriter whose work is characterised by delicate vocals and precise lyrics. Her music possesses great depth exploring the everyday and the abstract.

Image:Мойдодыр!
Sun 23 Apr
Petrushka-Studio present

Мойдодыр!

Если одеяло вашего малыша убежало, простыня улетела, а подушка ускакала неведомо куда, - приходите к нам на встречу с Мойдодыром! Начальник умывальников и командир мочалок расскажет, как всё вернуть, повеселит малышей мыльными пузырями и порадует песнями взрослых.

 

Image:Butterfly
Tue 25 Apr
An ARC Stockton Cultural Shift Production

Butterfly

Beatrice, an unlikely heroine in a story of not-so-everyday survival, sits in isolation, waiting for the outcome of a forced mental health assessment.

Image:Sky in the Pie
Sat 29 Apr
HINGED THEATRE PRESENTS

Sky in the Pie

Weaving audience participation with exciting storytelling and adventure, this fantastic new show keeps a young audience spellbound.

Image:Big Wow, Small Wonder
Sat 20 May
HALF MOON THEATRE PRESENTS

Big Wow, Small Wonder

Justin is the smallest boy in the whole town. So small that he can swim with goldfish. So small his sister takes him to school in her lunchbox. So small the class bully wants to catch him and keep him as his new pet.