Charity information

The Albany

The Albany is an arts centre and community hub in the heart of South East London generating over 400 events per year ranging from theatre plays as well as arts and crafts programmes, gardening projects and many more. We provide a range of engagement and participation enterprises such as the Albany Young Creatives and Love2Dance schemes for young people and Meet Me at the Albany, an artist led day club for over 60s.

Founded 1982

  • Mission statement

    The Albany aims to provide:
    An artistic and community resource where diversity and creativity flourish;
    A space where new talent is nurtured and exposed to ideas from across the world;
    High quality creative experiences relating to the communities we serve;
    A creative centre for learning within the community, contributing to the cultural, social and economic benefit of South East London.

  • Aims

    The Albany aims to:

    • To provide a space where new talent is nurtured and exposed to ideas from across the world.
    • To provide an artistic and community resource where diversity and creativity flourish.
    • To provide high quality creative experiences relating to the communities we serve.
    • To provide a creative centre for learning within the community, contributing to the cultural, social and economic benefit of South East London.
  • Overview

    Established: May 1982

    Registered Charity Number: 1112521

    Board members: 14

    Full time staff: 30

    Part time staff: 28

    Volunteers: 25

    Phone number: 02086942004 205

    Address: The Albany, Douglas Way, Deptford, London SE8 4AG

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