Shows & events

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

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Upcycling Workshops
At the Albany

Upcycling Workshops

Saturday 3 October
Bring some colour to your wardrobe!
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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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Charles Hayward Presents…..
At the Albany

Charles Hayward Presents…..

Friday 9 October
For ages 16+
Local musician and sound activist Charles Hayward presents a mix of South East London sounds inspired by punk free jazz and electronica.
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Puss in Boots

Puss in Boots

Sat 10 – Sun 11 Oct
For ages 3+
You never know, he might turn you from a pauper to a prince just like the hero of this story, brought to vivid life on our incredible sloping stage. Using smoke and mirrors and hidden trapdoors we’ll show you how this sure-footed feline fools both the King and the Ogre
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Yomi Sode – In Times of Crisis
At the Albany

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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Imaginary Millions – Live Stream
Following winning the public vote for The Albany’s Pizza and Pitches Imaginary Millions present a special live streamed show
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Reach for the Stars
At the Albany

Reach for the Stars

Tuesday 27 - Saturday 31 October
For ages 7-11
Rocket into space with Nat as she overcomes her fears and strives to achieve her greatest ambition – to fly.
RP
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Artist Advice Surgeries

Artist Advice Surgeries

Thursday 29 October - Thursday 17 December
Albany Artist Advice Surgeries are back!
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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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Cocoa Butter Club
At the Albany

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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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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The Man Who Wanted to be a Penguin
At the Albany

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.