Shows & events

A home for stories from the margins, the mainstream and everywhere in between

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Yomi Sode – In Times of Crisis
At the Albany / Online

Yomi Sode – In Times of Crisis

Friday 23 October
For ages 14+
Celebrated poet and producer, Yomi Sode hosts an evening of conversation and poetry as he shares new material and reflects on how we can come together to find healing in 2020.
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Reach for the Stars
At the Albany

Reach for the Stars

Tuesday 27 - Saturday 31 October
For ages 6-11
Rocket into space with Nat as she overcomes her fears and strives to achieve her greatest ambition – to fly.
RP
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Meet Me on the Radio

Meet Me on the Radio

Every Tuesday
A weekly radio show featuring sonic journeys through Lewisham, news and sounds from the Albany garden, creative activities, provocations, and conversations with members and artists.
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Comfortable Classical
At the Albany

Comfortable Classical

Monday 2 November
For all ages
Comfortable Classical concerts invite anyone and everyone, from young children to older adults, to experience orchestral music.
RP
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The Kids Are Alright

The Kids Are Alright

Tuesday 3 November & Wednesday 4 November
When a day trip to the Natural History Museum turns to tragedy, Karen and Keith return home alone.  Behind their four walls they attempt to make sense of the unimaginable in ways as unpredictable as the incident itself.
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Strange Creatures
At the Albany

Strange Creatures

Sunday 8 November
For ages 4+
Told through magical, theatrical chamber music, Strange Creatures explores differences, friendships and new understandings in our colourful world. 
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The Cocoa Butter Club
At the Albany

The Cocoa Butter Club

Friday 13 November
For ages 18+
Expect everything from Burlesque and to Spoken Word, Live Music, Voguing and more. The Cocoa Butter Club are here to ‘Decolonise and Moisturise’. Are you ready?
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Mole and Gecko’s Poetry Picnic
At the Albany / Online

Mole and Gecko’s Poetry Picnic

Sunday 15 November
For ages 8-12
Pen a poem (or a song) with the power to send your picnic blanket skywards. Where will we travel to today? The rhyme river. A Jazz Cave. Giggle town. It’s totally up to you.
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Pizza and Pitches: EVENT
At the Albany

Pizza and Pitches: EVENT

Wednesday 18 November
For ages 12+
We’re inviting people with great ideas for local projects to make a short pitch for your support.
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Kendal Mountain Festival Film Tour 2020 – Directors Choice
At the Albany

Kendal Mountain Festival Film Tour 2020 – Directors Choice

Thursday 19 November
For ages 12+
With 40 years of heritage, every November, the festival brings thousands of outdoor enthusiasts from across the globe together to share and celebrate the best stories from the world of adventure.
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The Man Who Wanted to be a Penguin

The Man Who Wanted to be a Penguin

Sunday 29 November – Wednesday 23 December
For ages 3+
The story of an extraordinary explorer travelling to the Antarctic and learning to speak Penguin, told through puppetry and song.