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Summer in the Garden: The Grimm Sisters
At the Albany Garden

Summer in the Garden: The Grimm Sisters

Sat 31 Jul 2021
For ages 6+
The Grimm Sisters present their marvellous mix of storytelling, comedy & live music. Socially distanced, interactive outdoor theatre - perfect for 2021!

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Smile
At the Albany

Smile

Sun 10 Oct 2021
For ages 3+
Told through magical, theatrical chamber music and performed by exceptional musicians, Smile takes the audience on a delightful musical adventure.
Event
Quinn Oulton
At Canada Water Theatre

Quinn Oulton

Sun 14 Nov 2021
For ages 12+
Join multi-instrumentalist, vocalist & producer Quinn Oulton at Canada Water Theatre playing with his explosive five piece band and Ella Hohnen-Ford, as part of London Jazz Festival 2021.
Event
The Learning Lottery
At Canada Water Theatre

The Learning Lottery

Fri 19 Nov 2021
For ages 13+
The Learning Lottery puts audiences in the black lace-ups of some UK teenagers and gives them one simple goal: do well at school.
Event
The Ballad of Rudy
At Canada Water Theatre

The Ballad of Rudy

Fri 10 – Sun 12 Dec 2021
For ages 3+
Join Rudy the Reindeer in a Christmas adventure! Enjoy live music, storytelling & puppetry combined in an original story for children aged 3+
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Hold on to Letting Go
At the Albany

Hold on to Letting Go

Wed 12 – Thu 13 Jul 2023
For all ages
A new theatre show devised by the SOUNDS LiKE CHAOS company.
Event
GROUNDATION – Dancing from the Archive
At the Albany

GROUNDATION – Dancing from the Archive

Tue 10 Oct 2023
For all ages
A research and development journey exploring roots and legacy while delving into the traditions and heritage that have shaped contemporary African and Caribbean dance.
From our friends
Event
Love2Dance Showcase
At the Albany

Love2Dance Showcase

Sun 26 Nov 2023
For all ages
Love2Dance members come together to showcase their talents in a spectacular live street dance showcase.
Project
REZON8 – Free Recording Sessions
At the Albany

REZON8 – Free Recording Sessions

Fri 23 Feb – Tue 2 Apr
For ages 14-25 years
REZON8 is offering free recording sessions to 14-25 year olds two days a week.
Project
Speaking Up Holiday Programme
At Deptford Lounge

Speaking Up Holiday Programme

Tuesday 2 April - Friday 5 April 2024
For ages Year 7 - 11
Speaking Up is an immersive oracy and public speaking course designed for students in Years 7-11.
Event
Spring Awakening
At the Albany

Spring Awakening

Friday 17 - Saturday 18 May 2024
For ages 16+
Trinity Laban BA (HONS) Musical Theatre students perform Spring Awakening.
From our friends
Event
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
At the Albany

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Friday 24 - Saturday 25 May 2024
For ages 16+
Trinity Laban BA (HONS) Musical Theatre students perform The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.
From our friends
Project
Creative Communities Ad Hoc Spaces
At Creative Communities

Creative Communities Ad Hoc Spaces

Mon 8 – Sat 20 Apr
Bookings for last-minute activities of all sorts, available to our Creative Communities Members.
Project
Creative Communities Coworking Hub
At Creative Communities

Creative Communities Coworking Hub

Mon 8 – Fri 19 Apr
For ages 18+
Our flagship coworking space. Book a desk from as little as £5 per day.
Event
Summer in the Garden: The Grimm Sisters
At the Albany Garden

Summer in the Garden: The Grimm Sisters

Sat 31 Jul 2021
For ages 6+
The Grimm Sisters present their marvellous mix of storytelling, comedy & live music. Socially distanced, interactive outdoor theatre - perfect for 2021!
Event
PureGold [REDUX]
At the Albany

PureGold [REDUX]

Thu 2 – Fri 3 Sep 2021
For ages 12+
Final year students on the MMus in Popular Music at Goldsmiths, perform sets of original work.
Event
Smile
At the Albany

Smile

Sun 10 Oct 2021
For ages 3+
Told through magical, theatrical chamber music and performed by exceptional musicians, Smile takes the audience on a delightful musical adventure.
Event
Quinn Oulton
At Canada Water Theatre

Quinn Oulton

Sun 14 Nov 2021
For ages 12+
Join multi-instrumentalist, vocalist & producer Quinn Oulton at Canada Water Theatre playing with his explosive five piece band and Ella Hohnen-Ford, as part of London Jazz Festival 2021.
Event
The Learning Lottery
At Canada Water Theatre

The Learning Lottery

Fri 19 Nov 2021
For ages 13+
The Learning Lottery puts audiences in the black lace-ups of some UK teenagers and gives them one simple goal: do well at school.
Event
The Snow Queen
At the Albany

The Snow Queen

Sat 4 – Fri 31 Dec 2021
For ages 3+
At the top of the world lives the Snow Queen who is supposed to control the weather. But the seasons aren’t behaving. The world is getting warmer. And it hasn’t snowed for years....
Event
The Ballad of Rudy
At Canada Water Theatre

The Ballad of Rudy

Fri 10 – Sun 12 Dec 2021
For ages 3+
Join Rudy the Reindeer in a Christmas adventure! Enjoy live music, storytelling & puppetry combined in an original story for children aged 3+
Event
Sun & Sea

Sun & Sea

Thu 23 Jun – Sun 10 Jul 2022
Audiences watched from above as a day at the beach unfolded into a musical exploration of our relationship with our planet.
Event
Close To Home: The Mass Dance Event

Close To Home: The Mass Dance Event

Sat 22 – Sun 23 Oct 2022
An intergenerational cast of hundreds came together for an exhilarating dance performance that explored Lewisham’s history in a whole new way.
Event
Hold on to Letting Go
At the Albany

Hold on to Letting Go

Wed 12 – Thu 13 Jul 2023
For all ages
A new theatre show devised by the SOUNDS LiKE CHAOS company.
Event
Static Monsters World Championship 2023
At the Albany

Static Monsters World Championship 2023

Sat 29 – Sun 30 Jul 2023
For all ages
A weekend of Strength with athletes from across the World, competing for the honour and title of World champion.
From our friends
Event
GROUNDATION – Dancing from the Archive
At the Albany

GROUNDATION – Dancing from the Archive

Tue 10 Oct 2023
For all ages
A research and development journey exploring roots and legacy while delving into the traditions and heritage that have shaped contemporary African and Caribbean dance.
From our friends
Event
What Are Statues For?
At the Albany

What Are Statues For?

Wed 15 Nov 2023
For ages 16+
A free roundtable event followed by creative workshops.
From our friends
Event
Love2Dance Showcase
At the Albany

Love2Dance Showcase

Sun 26 Nov 2023
For all ages
Love2Dance members come together to showcase their talents in a spectacular live street dance showcase.
Event
AGM 2024
At the Albany

AGM 2024

Monday 18 March
For ages all ages (18+ to vote)
Join us to celebrate the Albany's achievements over the last year and find out about our future plans at our Annual General Meeting (AGM).
Project
A Big Conversation
A youth-led research project exploring the value of arts and creativity in supporting young people with their mental health.
Project
Creative Communities Membership
Our membership scheme offers access to our co-working hub, rehearsal space and artist development opportunities.
Project
REZON8 – Free Recording Sessions
At the Albany

REZON8 – Free Recording Sessions

Fri 23 Feb – Tue 2 Apr
For ages 14-25 years
REZON8 is offering free recording sessions to 14-25 year olds two days a week.
Project
More Than a Hoodie
At the Albany

More Than a Hoodie

Saturday 9 - 31 March 2024
Celebrating joy, love, and connection through the lens of young men of colour.
Project
Speaking Up Holiday Programme
At Deptford Lounge

Speaking Up Holiday Programme

Tuesday 2 April - Friday 5 April 2024
For ages Year 7 - 11
Speaking Up is an immersive oracy and public speaking course designed for students in Years 7-11.
Project
Creative Communities Ad Hoc Spaces
At Creative Communities

Creative Communities Ad Hoc Spaces

Mon 8 – Sat 20 Apr
Bookings for last-minute activities of all sorts, available to our Creative Communities Members.
Project
Creative Communities Coworking Hub
At Creative Communities

Creative Communities Coworking Hub

Mon 8 – Fri 19 Apr
For ages 18+
Our flagship coworking space. Book a desk from as little as £5 per day.