The Albany Venue Hire

 
 
ADDRESS
The Albany, 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

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The Albany has eight function rooms; the largest can hold a maximum of 500 guests, 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

 
Home Sweet HomeHome Sweet HomeEmma Adams's heart-warming show featuring live singing and dancing providing an exciting journey to explore a side of 'the home' which will change the way you think about getting old forever.23rd September 2014Saturday 27th September 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
Home Sweet Home
event  Running from Tuesday 23rd September 2014 until Saturday 27th September 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
Emma Adams's heart-warming show featuring live singing and dancing providing an exciting journey to explore a side of 'the home' which will change the way you think about getting old forever.
A Cure For AgeingA Cure For AgeingA piece about ageing created and performed by Ira Brand drawing together true personal accounts and shameless speculation in a celebration of life and an attempt to fall in love with our own decline.25th September 2014Saturday 27th September 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
A Cure For Ageing
event  Running from Thursday 25th September 2014 until Saturday 27th September 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
A piece about ageing created and performed by Ira Brand drawing together true personal accounts and shameless speculation in a celebration of life and an attempt to fall in love with our own decline.
Belly DancingBelly Dancing25th September 2014Wednesday 22nd October 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
Belly Dancing
event  Running from Saturday 23rd August 2014 until Wednesday 22nd October 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
Circus Family Workshop (Over 3s)Circus Family Workshop (Over 3s)Learn a range of circus skills including swinging, flying and tumbling.28th September 2014Sunday 28th September 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
Circus Family Workshop (Over 3s)
event  Sunday 28th September 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
Learn a range of circus skills including swinging, flying and tumbling.
Pop-Up RestaurantsPop-Up RestaurantsIn A Pikkle presents, Pop-Up Restaurants, a cross between your traditional pop-up restaurant and a dinner party. Prepare to make new friends, have a great night, push your palate, and enjoy some wholesome, Caribbean food. Includes four courses.3rd October 2014Friday 3rd October 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
Pop-Up Restaurants
event  Running from Friday 5th September 2014 until Friday 3rd October 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
In A Pikkle presents, Pop-Up Restaurants, a cross between your traditional pop-up restaurant and a dinner party. Prepare to make new friends, have a great night, push your palate, and enjoy some wholesome, Caribbean food. Includes four courses.
The Deptford Fun PalaceThe Deptford Fun PalaceSix outdoor music and theatre performances, including Source an epic tale of London's lost rivers.4th October 2014Sunday 5th October 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
The Deptford Fun Palace
event  Running from Saturday 4th October 2014 until Sunday 5th October 2014
TIMES  Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October 2014  PRICING  Free
Six outdoor music and theatre performances, including Source an epic tale of London's lost rivers.
Fun PalacesFun PalacesMark the 100th birthday of theatre director and cultural innovator Joan Littlewood with Fun Palaces, a communal celebration of arts, culture and science.4th October 2014Sunday 5th October 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Fun Palaces
event  Running from Saturday 4th October 2014 until Sunday 5th October 2014
TIMES  Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October 2014 - 9am-9pm  PRICING  Free
Mark the 100th birthday of theatre director and cultural innovator Joan Littlewood with Fun Palaces, a communal celebration of arts, culture and science.
SourceSourceCirque Bijou and Nutkhut invite the people of Deptford to join them as they seek the source of London's lost rivers, in a mobile, free, outdoor show for all the family.5th October 2014Sunday 5th October 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Source
event  Sunday 5th October 2014
TIMES  Sunday 5th October 2014 - 3pm  PRICING  Free
Cirque Bijou and Nutkhut invite the people of Deptford to join them as they seek the source of London's lost rivers, in a mobile, free, outdoor show for all the family.
Cabaret PlayroomCabaret PlayroomA space for new cabaret ideas. Established artists and emerging performers alike bring ground-breaking works-in-progress to the Albany.6th October 2014Monday 1st December 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
Cabaret Playroom
event  Running from Monday 1st September 2014 until Monday 1st December 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
A space for new cabaret ideas. Established artists and emerging performers alike bring ground-breaking works-in-progress to the Albany.
Dancing With The Orange DogDancing With The Orange DogUsing theatre, dance, music, visual arts, photography and the moving image, this is an intimate and quirky evening all about stories; why we tell them and why we sometimes turn them into shaggy dogs.10th October 2014Friday 10th October 2014 Where:
The Albany,   Douglas Way      SE8 4AG
Category: event
On Soon
Dancing With The Orange Dog
event  Friday 10th October 2014
VENUE  The Albany 
Using theatre, dance, music, visual arts, photography and the moving image, this is an intimate and quirky evening all about stories; why we tell them and why we sometimes turn them into shaggy dogs.
 
 

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Monday Night Pub Quiz
Leisure | On 22nd September 2014 

New Cross Inn 9 minutes walk from The Albany

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Professional Class With Ben Wright: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th September 2014 

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

Contemporary dance class for professional dancers....More

Yin Yoga: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 8th December 2014 

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

Adult fitness session....More

WEAVE: A Five Day Choreographic Intensive With Ben Wright/BGroup: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 26th September 2014 

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

A five-day intense choreography workshop....More

Seduced! Fans And The Art Of Advertising
Seduced! Fans And The Art Of Advertising
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

Fan Museum 16 minutes walk from The Albany

Seduced! Fans & the Art of Advertising presents a fascinating overview of the history of advertising fans, showing how commercial ...More

 
The Muddy Choir
Theatre | Until 24th September 2014 

Greenwich Theatre 17 minutes walk from The Albany

In Jessie Briton's moving play, it's November 1917 and the Third Battle of Ypres is lurching towards its bloody conclusion ...More

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

 
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

National Maritime Museum 20 minutes walk from The Albany

From July, the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich marks the 300th anniversary of the Longitude Act with Ships, Clocks and ...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

 
War Artists At Sea
War Artists At Sea
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

The Queen's House 20 minutes walk from The Albany

Showcasing the best of Royal Museums Greenwich's collection of First and Second World War art, this display at The Queen's ...More

 
 
 
 
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