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.
Fri 1 May
Joyful Noise Present
Explosive Afrobeat and funk/jazz tenor and alto saxophonist Ben Audu leads his terrific 9-piece band.
Sat 2 May
Joyful Noise presents
Crossing boundaries with refreshing honesty and evocative lyricism, Namvula's music draws you into different worlds, yet remains firmly rooted in Africa.
Thu 7 May
The Poetry Army presents
When Pussy Riot mocked President Putin with their punk-prayer they were sentenced to hard labour in a Russian state prison...
Fri 8 May
Juan Martín presents
Juan and Chaparro both come out of the Málaga tradition of flamenco and bring the pure, powerful and poetic art of today to their duo.
Sat 9 May
Filskit Theatre Company presents
A fun, playful story of friendship, working together and mischievous feathers.
Tue 12 May - Wed 13 May
Cardboard Citizens presents
Three interwoven stories unlock the frustrations and passions of characters struggling with their bank balances, their addictions, their histories and their own sense of self.
Fri 15 May
Tony Jameson feels he’s now at the mid-point of his life. He believes he’s achieved some good things in his life, but there’s still the nagging voice in the back of his head that wonders…'Could he have achieved more had he not spent the last 20 years playing video games?'
Thu 21 May
Ship of Fools presents
From the Cradle to the Bin follows Mr. Whitey, an affable English gent, who will spend his final days living on the edge of a broken care system.
Fri 22 May
Spanish Theatre Company Present
Written by Spanish playwright José Ramón Fernández.
Sat 23 May
Lyngo Theatre presents
With a host of puppets, a working windmill and an avalanche of fruit and nuts, come and see this classic furry tail. It’s the cat’s whiskers!