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Night on Boob Mountain
At the Albany

Night on Boob Mountain

Wednesday 4 August - Thursday 5 August, 8pm - 9.30pm
For ages 12+
Night on Boob Mountain is a surreal and raucous teen horror gig theatre show set on the island of Teendom.
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Come ‘n’ Grow
At the Albany Garden

Come ‘n’ Grow

Thu 10 Jun – Thu 26 Aug
For ages 18+
Weekly gardening sessions at the Albany.
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PLOT17 Workshops
At the Albany Garden

PLOT17 Workshops

Thursday 5 - Friday 6 August
For ages 7 - 11
Join underground hip-hop hero Kenny Baraka and his gardeners for a day of planting, making, rapping and music and become part of a team of young, green allies at PLOT 17.
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Little Women Screening – Summer Season
At Deptford Lounge

Little Women Screening – Summer Season

Saturday 7 August, 7pm
For all ages
For our third summer screening, Deptford Cinema is pleased to be screening Little Women (2019) directed by Greta Gerwig at Deptford Lounge.
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PLOT17
At the Albany Garden

PLOT17

Saturday 7 August, 3pm
For ages ages 7 - 11
Join underground hip-hop hero Kenny Baraka and his DJ as they work to save the environment one sick track at a time.
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The Albany Summer Arts Holiday Club
At the Albany

The Albany Summer Arts Holiday Club

Monday 26 July - Friday 13 August
For ages ages 6 - 11
The Albany invites young people aged 6-11 to join one, of two, week-long Summer Arts Holiday Clubs.
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Summer in the Garden: Pocket Change
At the Albany Garden

Summer in the Garden: Pocket Change

Friday 9 July & Saturday 14 August, 6:30pm
For ages 12+
An evening of organically improvised live jazz and groove music. Led by saxophonist Quinn Oulton, and featuring some of the finest creative minds of the UK jazz scene.
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Summer in the Garden: Go With The Flow
At the Albany Garden

Summer in the Garden: Go With The Flow

Thursday 19 August, 7pm
For ages 16+
UK Poetry Slam Champion, Tyrone Lewis brings his good friend and talented poet/writer/director Kayla Feldman to the stage with him, for an hour of poetry, banter and probably a couple of Buffy references.
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Do The Right Thing Screening – Summer Season
At Deptford Lounge

Do The Right Thing Screening – Summer Season

Saturday 21 August, 7pm
For ages 15+
Spike Lee’s 1989 classic Do The Right Thing is Deptford Cinema’s fourth installment at Deptford Lounge, part of our ongoing summer film programme in partnership with the Albany, Deptford Lounge and Deptford Cinema.
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BookSmart Screening – Summer Season
At Deptford Lounge

BookSmart Screening – Summer Season

Saturday 4 September, 7pm
For ages 15+
For the fifth indoor screening Deptford Cinema will be showing the 2019 teen-comedy Booksmart, part of our summer film programme organised in partnership with the Albany, Deptford Lounge and Deptford Cinema.
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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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Here for Life Screening – Summer Season
At Deptford Lounge

Here for Life Screening – Summer Season

Saturday 11 September, 7pm
For ages 15+
Hovering between fiction and fact, Andrea Zimmerman’s Here For Life (2019) is our sixth Lounge screening this summer, part of our summer season in partnership with the Albany and Deptford Lounge and Deptford Cinema.
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SPECTRUM°
At the Albany

SPECTRUM°

Saturday 11 September, 7pm
For ages 18+
Dan Samsa presents a new immersive 360° live show with the London Contemporary Orchestra, South East London dance group Birdgang and some of London's finest Jazz musicians.
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Pizza and Pitches – CALL OUT
At the Albany

Pizza and Pitches – CALL OUT

Deadline to apply: Wednesday 18 August
We are on the lookout for fresh, creative ideas, which can take place in Autumn or Winter 2021 and will connect with the people of Deptford and New Cross.
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Cabaret Playroom
At the Albany

Cabaret Playroom

Thursday 16 September, 7.30pm (doors)
For ages 18+
Established artists and emerging performers bring ground-breaking works-in-progress to the Albany. Hosted by Tricity Vogue.
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American Honey Screening – Summer Season
At Deptford Lounge

American Honey Screening – Summer Season

Saturday 18 September, 7pm
For ages 15+
Deptford Cinema's penultimate screening this summer is Andrea Arnold’s epic road comedy-drama American Honey (2016), part of our film programme in partnership with the Albany, Deptford Lounge, and Deptford Cinema.
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Attack the Block Screening – Summer Season
At Deptford Lounge

Attack the Block Screening – Summer Season

Saturday 2 October, 7pm
For ages 15+
Deptford Cinema’s summer film season at Deptford Lounge concludes with the 2011 science-fiction film Attack the Block.
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Club Origami
At the Albany

Club Origami

Saturday 9 October
For ages ages 5 and under
Dive into the magical world of Club Origami, Takeshi Matsumoto’s immersive and interactive dance show inviting family audiences to create, imagine and explore whole new ways of thinking, playing and moving.
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STEAM DOWN LIVE + SPECIAL GUESTS
At the Albany

STEAM DOWN LIVE + SPECIAL GUESTS

Wednesday 17 November, 7pm (doors)
For ages 14+
Steam Down return to the Albany for a special homecoming gig.
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The Snow Queen
At the Albany

The Snow Queen

Saturday 4 December - Friday 31 December
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....