The Albany Venue Hire

 
 
ADDRESS
, Douglas Way, Deptford, SE8 4AG
 
 
TELEPHONE
0207 420 4986  
 

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The Albany has 8 rooms available for private hire

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The Albany

Hire this venue for your own event - it has eight function rooms the largest of which can hold a maximum of 500 guests and the smallest is ideal for 12.

Originally established in 1894 as the Deptford Fund, The Albany has a long history of entertaining within the Deptford community. But it was in the early 1970s that the theatre in its current guise really got going when a fringe theatre group set up home here under the direction of Paul Curno. The community work and performing arts programme set up then still runs in much the same way at The Albany today. Following a fire and the destruction of the old Albany Empire in the 1970s Prince Charles laid the foundation stone in Douglas Way for a purpose built centre. The new Albany was officially opened by its new patron, Diana, Princess of Wales in 1982 and, thanks to improvements in 2001 by the Art of Regeneration, a project run by the education department of the Royal National Theatre, continues to thrive today.

 

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Theatre

Theatre
 
 

Capacity

Other
500
 
 

Dimensions

 
 

Yellow

Capacity

Other
20
 

Dimensions

Length
5.79m
 
Width
5.79m
 
Area
33.52m²
 
 
 

Red

Capacity

Other
85
 

Dimensions

Area
276m²
 
 
 

Banana

Capacity

Other
50
 

Dimensions

Length
15.85m
 
Width
5.18m
 
Area
82.1m²
 
 
 

Blue

Capacity

Other
30
 

Dimensions

Length
7.92m
 
Width
5.18m
 
Area
41.03m²
 
 
 

Purple

Capacity

Other
12
 

Dimensions

Length
3.96m
 
Width
5.18m
 
Area
20.51m²
 
 
 

Orange

Capacity

Other
25
 

Dimensions

Length
7.92m
 
Width
5.18m
 
Area
41.03m²
 
 
 

Studio

Capacity

Other
60
 

Dimensions

Area
46.45m²
 
 
 

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    The Albany events

     
    BITES: RemixBITES: RemixUpswing and The Albany present a cabaret of unusual artistic collaborations from the worlds of music, dance, theatre, comedy and spoken word.1st May 2015Friday 1st May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
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    BITES: Remix
    event  Friday 1st May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    Upswing and The Albany present a cabaret of unusual artistic collaborations from the worlds of music, dance, theatre, comedy and spoken word.
    Circus WorkshopCircus WorkshopTake part in this circus workshop with numerous props including lots of flags, banners and bunting as well as a giant tepee or gazebo.2nd May 2015Saturday 2nd May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Circus Workshop
    event  Saturday 2nd May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    Take part in this circus workshop with numerous props including lots of flags, banners and bunting as well as a giant tepee or gazebo.
    RapunzelRapunzelPresented by tutti frutti, Rapunzel is a story about a girl who is taken away from what she knows and protected from all the things that she loves. For children aged 3 years plus and their families.3rd May 2015Sunday 3rd May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Rapunzel
    event  Sunday 3rd May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    Presented by tutti frutti, Rapunzel is a story about a girl who is taken away from what she knows and protected from all the things that she loves. For children aged 3 years plus and their families.
    Chill Pill The Big OneChill Pill The Big OneA mixed programme featuring new material from the Chill Pill combo, alongside spoken word artists, poets and musicians.7th May 2015Thursday 7th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Chill Pill The Big One
    event  Thursday 7th May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    A mixed programme featuring new material from the Chill Pill combo, alongside spoken word artists, poets and musicians.
    AlaskaAlaskaA solo show, featuring poetry and spoken word by poet and playwright Cheryl Martin, about the struggle of being in control of emotions.8th May 2015Friday 8th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Alaska
    event  Friday 8th May 2015
    TIMES  Friday 8th May 2015 - 7.30pm  PRICING  donations welcome
    A solo show, featuring poetry and spoken word by poet and playwright Cheryl Martin, about the struggle of being in control of emotions.
    The Journey HomeThe Journey HomeThe acclaimed children's book by award-winning author Frann Preston-Gannon, is brought to life through puppetry, lyrical music and transformative design.10th May 2015Sunday 10th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    The Journey Home
    event  Sunday 10th May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    The acclaimed children's book by award-winning author Frann Preston-Gannon, is brought to life through puppetry, lyrical music and transformative design.
    Cabaret PlayroomCabaret PlayroomA space for new cabaret ideas. Established artists and emerging performers alike bring ground-breaking works-in-progress to the Albany.11th May 2015Monday 11th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Cabaret Playroom
    event  Running from Monday 9th March 2015 until Monday 11th May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    A space for new cabaret ideas. Established artists and emerging performers alike bring ground-breaking works-in-progress to the Albany.
    Cabaret PlayroomCabaret Playroom11th May 2015Monday 11th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Cabaret Playroom
    event  Running from Monday 9th February 2015 until Monday 11th May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    The Singing HypnotistThe Singing HypnotistChristopher Green and The Albany present a contemporary cabaret-style performance which mixes comedy, hypnotism and song.13th May 2015Saturday 16th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    The Singing Hypnotist
    event  Running from Wednesday 13th May 2015 until Saturday 16th May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    Christopher Green and The Albany present a contemporary cabaret-style performance which mixes comedy, hypnotism and song.
    Disco Kids: Down on the FarmDisco Kids: Down on the FarmJump on your tractors, round up your sheep and head to the Albany's disco barn for an afternoon of farmyard fun.17th May 2015Sunday 17th May 2015 Where:
    The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
    Category: event
    On Soon
    Disco Kids: Down on the Farm
    event  Sunday 17th May 2015
    VENUE  The Albany 
    Jump on your tractors, round up your sheep and head to the Albany's disco barn for an afternoon of farmyard fun.
     
     

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    Yoga: Workshop
    Sporting Events | Until 18th May 2015 

    Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 14 minutes walk from The Albany

    Learn the art of yoga meditation techniques....More

    Graham Devine
    Concerts | On 27th April 2015 

    Cutty Sark 17 minutes walk from The Albany

    Boccherini's Fandango from the Guitar Quintet in D major and works by Francois de Fossa, Cesar Franck and J S ...More

    LSO Brass Masterclass: Paul Milner, Bass Trombone
    Concerts | On 27th April 2015 

    Old Royal Naval College 17 minutes walk from The Albany

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    Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
    Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 20 minutes walk from The Albany

    Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores ...More

     
    Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
    Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

    National Maritime Museum 20 minutes walk from The Albany

    Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation ...More

     
    Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2014
    Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2014
    Exhibitions | Until 19th July 2015 

    Royal Observatory Greenwich 20 minutes walk from The Albany

    The winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich ...More

     
    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
    Theatre | Until 31st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 20 minutes walk from The Albany

    Punchdrunk Enrichment's largest production to date, Against Captain's Orders: A Journey into the Uncharted gives 6 to 12 year old ...More

     
    Street Feast: Model Market
    Street Feast: Model Market
    Foodie Events | Until 25th September 2015 

    196 Lewisham High Street 1.38 miles from The Albany

    Following on from ten weeks of partying at Hawker House, Street Feast now returns to Lewisham for a second year ...More

     
    Forza Win: Spring Chicken
    Forza Win: Spring Chicken
    Foodie Events | Until 9th May 2015 

    Forza Win 1.68 miles from The Albany

    The team at Forza Win, London's foremost seasonal rooftop pop-up, present their first-ever spring project in 2015. Spring Chicken will ...More

     
    Mellow Jazz & Blues
    Concerts | Until 26th May 2015 

    Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf 1.86 miles from The Albany

    A performance by jazz singers and pianists....More

     
     
     
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