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MakeBelieve Arts

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05 Nov 2008

MakeBelieve Arts

Three spaces available to hire in the Deptford Methodist Mission, hosted by MakeBelieve Arts. Located 5 minutes away from Deptford station and within a few minutes' walk of Sainsbury's, Tesco and great local cafés.



"MakeBelieve Arts is a comfortable and creative environment to rehearse and create work, and the staff are exceptionally accommodating and friendly. We look forward to visiting our regular rehearsal venue as much as we do creating the work, because the MakeBelieve Arts team make the whole experience such a good one. We will continue to come back as long as they will have us"

David Hutchinson, Artistic Director, Sell A Door Theatre Co Ltd


Gulliver Room     11m x 6.5m
A spacious and bright room with high ceilings and a Harlequin floor.
Excellent ventilation with flat clear spaces, making this studio ideal for practical work.

Half day (4 hours)     £50
Full Day (8 hours)    £100

We don't charge VAT. 



The Lorax Room      11m x 6.5m
A spacious and bright room with high ceilings and a hard floor.
Excellent ventilation with flat clear spaces, making this studio ideal for practical work. 

Half day (4 hours) £50
Full Day (8 hours) £100

We don't charge VAT.


Helicopter Room          6.5m x 5.5m
Our smaller room is carpeted so is ideal for smaller groups and meetings.
Three large windows are situated at the rear of the room, providing a light and airy environment.   

Half day (4 hours)     £40
Full Day (8 hours)     £80

We don't charge VAT.




"Your rooms provide great light, plenty of room to move, warmth in the cold and coolness in the heat, and a comfortable well-equipped kitchen, as well as the convenience of local places to get good, reasonable food. Everything you could need in order to not have to worry about the surroundings, so you can just focus on the work from the start."

Jenifer Toksvig, Bookwriter, Lyricist and Playwright

All spaces are available from 9.30am to 10pm, Monday to Sunday.

Shared kitchen and toilet facilities are available.

FREE WIFI available in all rooms.

Chairs, benches, tables, iPod dock and flipchart (must provide your own paper) are also available. Please let us know what is required at time of booking so we can check availibility.

Discounts by negotiation


"MakeBelieve Arts is the perfect place to rehearse or run a class. Both spaces are light and bright, kitchen and loos are clean, the staff are really lovely and helpful and the travel links are really good. I regularly use there spaces and cannot recommend them enough."

Victoria John, Velvet Ensemble Theatre Company

The Deptford Mission building is situated on the junction of Creek Road and Deptford High Street
By rail: nearest station is Deptford (one stop over ground from London Bridge) - 5 minutes walk
By bus: Nos 47, 188 & 199 stop outside the building
By car: limited on road parking nearby / pay & display car parks off Deptford High Street

To make a booking either contact Claire Bamford on 020 8691 3803 or CONTACT US




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