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Learning & creativity at the heart of everything we do

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Youth Programme
At the Albany

Youth Programme

For ages 5 - 25
Featuring street dance, music, spoken word, drama, cabaret, gardening and more.
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Artist Development
At the Albany

Artist Development

For ages 16+
Workshops, masterclasses. commissions and callouts for artists
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Over 60s Programme
At the Albany

Over 60s Programme

For ages 60+
Meet Me at… is our award-winning programme of creative and social activities for over 60s.
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Love2Dance

Love2Dance

Sat 11 Jan – Thu 26 Mar
For ages 5 - 18
Street dance lessons for 5 to 18 year olds in Deptford, Honor Oak and Sydenham.
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Allsorts
At the Albany

Allsorts

Thursday 20 February - Thursday 26 March
For ages 18+
Allsorts is a place where adults with learning disabilities can try new art activities, meet new people and have fun.
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PG Singers
At the Albany

PG Singers

Last Friday of the month, Feburary - May
For ages 18+
A fun opportunity for PG’s to socialise and sing within a warm and friendly environment, to express themselves and have a laugh!

Artist Opportunities

Visit our Programme section

Find out more about work we make, programme and support and how to approach us, plus details of creative commissions and other opportunities.

Artist Opportunities
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Stitch Up Look Sharp
At Deptford Lounge

Stitch Up Look Sharp

Saturdays 1 February - 27 June, 10.30am - 1.30pm
For ages Ages 12 - 16
A new programme with a mission to help young women express themselves creatively while gaining skills that could help them in education and employment.
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Music Writing, Recording And Production with Afrikan Boy

Music Writing, Recording And Production with Afrikan Boy

Monday 2 March - Monday 6 April
For ages 14 - 21
This 6 week music project will develop your lyric writing and music production skills, as well as exploring musical styles and lyrical content in a safe and positive space.
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Losing the Night: Creative Writing Workshop
At Canada Water Theatre

Losing the Night: Creative Writing Workshop

Wednesday 4 & Thursday 5 March, 12pm – 1.30pm
For ages 14+
Join Cecilia Knapp for a creative writing workshop and have the chance to perform what you create as a curtain raiser.
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Christmas Show Commission 2020-21
At the Albany

Christmas Show Commission 2020-21

Apply by Monday 9 March
ARC Stockton and the Albany are seeking to commission two new Christmas shows for children aged 3 – 7.

Membership

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Have a say in our future direction, support us and help us serve our communities.

Become an Albany Member
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Industry Workshops: Music
At the Albany

Industry Workshops: Music

Saturday 14 March, 10.30am - 4.30pm
For ages 16+
Are you dreaming of a career in the performing arts? Do you want to get your work out there but don’t know how? Are you wondering what next?
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Call-out for Mayflower 400-Themed Ideas in Southwark
At Canada Water Theatre

Call-out for Mayflower 400-Themed Ideas in Southwark

Apply by Sunday 15 March
We're opening out Canada Water Theatre for artists to work with local Southwark audiences to develop new work as part of the Mayflower 400 Festival for two weeks in June-July 2020.
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Open invite: Collaboration Workshops
At the Albany

Open invite: Collaboration Workshops

Thursday 19 March - Saturday 11 April
For ages 14 - 25
Are you a young artist looking to develop your work and perform it?
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Deptford Live! Callout
At Deptford Lounge

Deptford Live! Callout

Saturday 21 March, 12pm – 4pm
For all ages
Deptford Live! is our local community’s chance to take centre stage, share a skill and meet other local creative people.

Accessibility

We want everyone to be able to get involved

If you have specific access requirements or questions about whether a project will be accessible for you, please visit our accessibility page to read about access at our venues and use the contact details to get in touch. We will do everything we can to make all of our activity accessible for everyone.

Accessibility
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Industry Workshops: Spoken Word
At the Albany

Industry Workshops: Spoken Word

Saturday 21 March, 10.30am - 4.30pm
For ages 16+
The Albany is holding a series of practical workshops on navigating the arts industry. Each session will cover a different sector – music, spoken word or theatre – and will include a Q&A about the industry, a practical creative session, and discussion about working as an arts facilitator/educator. This workshop
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Industry Workshops: Theatre
At the Albany

Industry Workshops: Theatre

Saturday 4 April, 10.30am - 4.30pm
For ages 16+
Are you dreaming of a career in the performing arts? Do you want to get your work out there but don’t know how? Are you wondering what next?
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Smashing It: Working Class Artists Making It Happen
At the Albany

Smashing It: Working Class Artists Making It Happen

Friday 22 May, 11am
For all ages
A two-hour workshop with Sabrina Mahfouz aims to help working class artists to get their idea for a project application-ready, demystifying the process and discussing your plans.

Volunteering

Join our team of volunteers

Work with us as a volunteer to build you CV, give back to our communities or support our work.

Volunteer with us
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Volunteer With Meet Me at…
At the Albany

Volunteer With Meet Me at…

Every Tuesday, 10.30am - 2.30pm
For ages 18+
Meet Me at the Albany needs Volunteers! You could make a real difference to someone’s life!
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Meet Me on the Move

Meet Me on the Move

Various dates and times
Trips and adventures for older people, all over London and beyond
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Meet Me in Downham

Meet Me in Downham

Wednesdays, twice monthly
An informal film and arts club based in the south of Lewisham.
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Meet Me at the Movies

Meet Me at the Movies

Various dates and times
Meet Me at the Movies is a film club for people of all ages to share their love of movies.
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Meet Me at the Albany
At the Albany

Meet Me at the Albany

Every Tuesday, 10.30am - 2.30pm
For ages 60+
Arts activities, lunch and much, much more for the over 60s at the Albany.