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  • Loadsa stuff down in the area...Creekside in nearby deptford is very well served, no, not forgetting that Goldsmiths has its yearly showings.
  • Goldsmiths College often has student sales in the Library, pick up the next Damien Hirst for a fiver! Every year in May/June Fine Art, Textiles and Design hold the final year shows. Plus all year round check out performances and events by looking at the notice bourds in the main building.
  • The Lewisham ARthouse(sic) is always well worth a visit, 140 Lewisham Way.
  • There's loads of Community arts stuff in Deptford, The Albany Theatre hosts anything from panto to rock bands, The Bird's Nest Theatre above the Bird's Nest Pub, Second Wave young people's Arts Project, Arts In Perpetuity Trust APT - an artists co-op, Rose Bruford College -Drama School, Deptford Arts Development Asociation (DADA) - with about 350 freelance artists & performers. There are cultural activities for an amazing number of different nationalities, Deptford is alledgedly the most culturally diverse spot in Britain.

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Last updated: 2008-10-14

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