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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:Big Howard’s LOL-tastic Yukfest For Kids and Well-Trained Adults.
Sat 25 Feb
MAKIN PROJECTS PRESENTS

Big Howard’s LOL-tastic Yukfest For Kids and Well-Trained Adults.

Howard is a massive kid. A massive kid with a moustache. He makes words, pictures, animation and noises, nearly all of which will make you laugh.

Image:Chester Tuffnut
Sat 11 Mar
GOMITO THEATRE AND POLKA THEATRE PRESENT

Chester Tuffnut

Chester Tuffnut isn’t an ordinary treemole, Chester likes wearing jumpers and sitting in his armchair, but most of all he loves adventure!

Image:I'm Doing This For You
Wed 22 Mar
HALEY MCCGEE PRESENTS

I'm Doing This For You

‘You get comedy and cake. I get to correct a mistake.’

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:Ben Glover
Sat 8 Apr

Ben Glover

When an ocean separates the two halves of your whole, it's worthy of contemplation. For Irish-born, Nashville-based singer/songwriter Ben Glover, that consideration comes in the form of his new album, The Emigrant, which folds his two worlds into one.

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

Fans of Elvis and/or American industry may already know that Crown Electric is the name of the power company that employed the young Presley as a delivery truck driver until he got the call to record his first session at Sun Studios. Sixty years later, it’s also the title of the tenth album from Liverpool-born, Newcastle-based singer-songwriter Kathryn Williams.

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.