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The Space


Service Description

We offer a diverse programme of theatre training activities for ages 6 years and above. All participants learn about performance techniques, and ages 12 years and above encounter backstage and technical skills as well as arts administration. As well as enhancing attainment and employment prospects, our project develops a number of social skills. SpaceWorks:

- Builds confidence, in a big way
- Encourages individual responsibility and nurtures leadership skills
- Encourages flexibility and teamwork skills
- Offers an alternative social network, away from school and home
- Inspires young people to think creatively
- Raises ambition

You can read more about our workshops via our website: (‘Workshops’ page)
We give a detailed description of our weekly performance workshops and profile our members on our blog:

Additional Information

Additional Information

The Space is a performing arts centre based in a converted church on the Isle of Dogs, East London. We programme regular arts events and workshops and we run our own in-house theatre company. Our friend Hubbub provide a cosy café/bar on site and the venue is also available for hire.

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 6

Further Information

Provider Type
Creative & Performing Arts Creative & Performing Arts
Delivery Channels
E-Mail In Person Telephone
Referral Criteria
None (Self-referral)