The Space

The Space, London, photographed from the street in front of the building.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015

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Artistic director: Adam Hemming
Centre Administrator: Isabel Dixon


The Space - seats 80


Box office: 0207 515 7799


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269 Westferry Road
London E14 3RS

Council: Tower Hamlets

Region: London


Canary Wharf (DLR, Jubilee)
Mudchute (DLR)




Crews Street/ The Space Theatre

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135, D3, D7

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About ...

The Space was opened, in 1996, by Robert Richardson and the St Paul's Arts Trust, a group of local residents.

The theatre works with new, emerging and established theatre-makers to stage exciting, unique productions.

It delivers workshops, courses and artist development opportunities.

Space Productions has produced over 30 plays and received 6 Off-West End award nominations.

In 2019, The Space broke its box office records, hosting 9,407 audience members across 244 performances.

Patrons are Sir Ian McKellen and Marie McLaughlin and The Space will celebrate 25 years of operation in September 2021.

Access information


There is flat access to all entrances and guide dogs are welcome.

The entrance doors are 1100 mm wide.

There is level access from the pavement and a cobbled area in the courtyard.

You will find more information on the theatre website access page.

Click the image below to go there.

Access link for this theatre

Wheelchair access

Flat access to all entrances.

Current shows

We don't have any shows listed.

Upcoming shows

The Cloak Of Visibility

An exciting and thought-provoking one-woman show exploring the pressure, that many women feel, to be seen to 'have it all'.

Previews from: Tuesday 1 June 2021

Closes: Saturday 5 June 2021


Inspired by the true story of a 91-year-old death dealer, this challenging exploration of coping, hope, and loneliness dares to delve into the rationale behind our most unthinkable acts.

Previews from: Tuesday 6 July 2021

Closes: Saturday 10 July 2021

Don’t Ask Don’t Get, Baby

Explores a young woman's coming of age as she comes to terms with being a Donor Conceived Person. 

Previews from: Tuesday 20 July 2021

Closes: Saturday 24 July 2021


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