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Projects & Courses




Listed below are all the activities currently on offer in our venue. This includes workshops and activites from the Albany, our partner organisations as well as local groups using our spaces.

 



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Tue 19 Aug - Fri 5 Sep

Making Happy

Running alongside the Bring the Happy mapping and performances, we've curated evenings of free music and spoken word, and an exhibition, all with the aim of making you smile, think and respond to the question: 'What makes you happy?'

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Thu 11 Sep - Sat 13 Sep

Bring the Happy

Bring the Happy is an ongoing project about happiness taking place at the Albany and at Deptford Lounge. Invisible Flock will attempt to map moments and memories of happiness in Deptford and across the country. In collaboration with Hope & Social, these memories will be transformed into a live performance which promises to be an interactive, intimate and highly moving evening.

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Mon 15 Sep

Inside Industries - Making It Freelance

Mary Jane Baxter has made a successful career as a freelance maker, author and columnist. Find out how you can improve your own creative business through multiple platforms, time management and developing networks. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives. 

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Mon 15 Sep

Inside Industries - Digital Empowerment

The digital space is not just about social media, there are thousands of tools out there that can help you increase your exposure, make money, access potential clients and help you spend less time on the things you like the least. Guy Armitage, CEO of Zealous, will share his experience to generate your own opportunities through digital empowerment. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Tue 16 Sep

Inside Industries - The Actors Panel

What does it take to land your first role and what does it take to stay there? Discover how some of Britain’s best talent got started and how they continue to progress in a competitive industry. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Tue 16 Sep

Inside Industries - The Business of Acting

Lucy Middleweek is one of London's leading talent agents with Middleweek Newton Talent Management. Find out more about the business side of the acting industry and what you can do to support your career. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Tue 16 Sep

Inside Industries - Audition Skills Workshop

Auditions are a necessary part of landing your first role, but they can be extremely daunting. Learn some relaxation exercises and pick-up tips and tricks from our established tutor, Justin Pierre (Ignite Drama Workshops), who has over 15 years of experience of acting for film & television. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Tue 9 Sep - Tue 16 Sep

Twistov

Wanted: Curious people, artists, actors, musicians, creatives and those with a story to tell who are from the Post Soviet States and based in London.

 

Come and take part in a new theatre project.

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Wed 17 Sep

Inside Industries - How to Self Distribute a Film

Self-distribution is becoming more and more common place in the independent film sector, with increased opportunities for filmmakers to screen and share their work themselves. Marcus Markou shares his experiences of film distribution to support your own self-distribution journey. As part of Inside Industries is a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Wed 17 Sep

Inside Industries - Documentary Masterclass with Marc Isaacs

Since 2001, Marc Isaacs has made more than ten creative documentaries for the BBC and Channel 4. His films have won Grierson, Royal Television Society and BAFTA awards as well as numerous international film festival prizes. Join us for this Masterclass to hear Marc talk about his approach to making documentaries - see clips from his films and ask questions. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Wed 17 Sep

Inside Industries - Special Screening and Q&A with Director Marc Price

Special screening of Way of the Monkey's Claw. From the makers of Colin, this energetic action comedy is made in the spirit of John Carpenter and Roger Corman. Celebrating its low budget roots the film is loaded with fun characters and eye-popping visual effects. Join us for a Q&A with director Marc Price following the film. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Thu 18 Sep

Inside Industries - Screenwriter Q&A with Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong

Renowned British comedy writers, Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong, discuss their work and share advice with screenwriters. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives. 

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Thu 18 Sep

Inside Industries - Script Development Workshop with Script Boutique

Learn how to get your script read and discovered in this introductory workshop with Script Boutique. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Fri 19 Sep

Inside Industries - A Guide to Self Publishing

How to make your book a success, from creating, publishing and promoting your work with Sarah Jukes, CompletelyNovel. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Fri 19 Sep

Inside Industries - The Accidental Author – James Dawson

International bestseller and ‘Queen of Teen 2014′ James Dawson talks about how he went from Sex Ed teacher to Young Adult author and gives tips and advice for those wishing to be published. As part of Inside Industries, a free series of talks, screenings and workshops aimed at recent graduates and young creatives.

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Thu 25 Sep - Sat 27 Sep

A Cure for Ageing

A piece about being young and foolish, and becoming old and wise. Or about being young and wise, and becoming old and foolish. It asks how we can talk more honestly about ageing, drawing together true personal accounts and shameless speculation in a celebration of life and an attempt to fall in love with our own decline.

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Tue 14 Oct - Fri 17 Oct

Afrovibes - Choral Masterclass

This two-part masterclass will bring together live vocal experimentation, beatbox-looping and choral singing to explore contemporary song and re-mix classics. No experience is necessary but a keen interest in singing and sound is a must.

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Sun 16 Nov

Hugless Douglas

Hugless Douglas is a huggable, lovable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in need of a hug.

 

He tries to find the perfect one, but none of them seem quite right. After all, there are so many different hugs to choose from.

 

But Douglas soon discovers that there’s only one hug that will do - a big bear hug from his mum!

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Sat 9 Aug - Sat 13 Dec

Belly Dancing Workshop

Lebanese born Maria Louisa hosts her 2 hour workshops at the Albany. The groups are designed for ladies of all ages from beginners to experts with the focus on fun and fitness in true Middle Eastern style! 

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Tue 1 Oct - Tue 23 Dec

Meet Me at the Albany

Arts activities, lunch and much, much more for the over 60s at the Albany. Pop in for some lunch and try your hand at a range of creative activities from singing to sewing, from circus to photography. Join in, sit back and watch or put your feet up and enjoy the company. Everything is possible.

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Wed 10 Dec - Sun 4 Jan

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

A family go on an expedition of a lifetime – running down the grassy bank, wading through the cold river, squelching over the oozy mud, stumbling into the dark forest, then peering into a cave… what will they find?