Arcola 50+ is a community theatre company for Hackney residents over the age of 50.
The group provides a space to explore theatre and performance, while giving the opportunity to connect with other like-minded people.
The company works towards an annual performance in the Creative Engagement season, led by a professional director. Alongside this the company is also involved in a variety of one-off projects. Past projects have included collaborations with Punchdrunk and Kali Theatre Company and performances at Glastonbury Festival, Hackney Carnival and Queen Elizabeth Park.