Brighton Children’s Parade 2015 theme announced

21 Nov 2015

Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival and Same Sky are delighted to announce that the theme for the 2015 Children’s Parade is ‘taking flight’.Supported by local businesses Class of their Own and Riverford, the annual parade marks the start of Brighton Festival – three weeks of unrivalled live performance and art…
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Brighton Festival announces award-winning author Ali Smith as Guest Director for 2015

19 Nov 2014

Brighton Festival - the largest and most established annual multi-arts festival in England - is delighted to announce that the 2015 Guest Director is award-winning Scottish author Ali Smith.The announcement comes hot on the heels of Smith’s winning of the Goldsmiths Prize 2014 - a new literary award for boldly original…
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Brighton Festival Highlights - Day by Day

9 Jun 2014

What a smashing Festival. We loved every second and we loved sharing it with you. We thought we’d have little reminisce with some of many Brighton Festival highlights and some of the wonderful comments we received.Day 1Hofesh Shechter leads the Children’s Parade to the beat of his own riff ably supported by the MayorOver…
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‘Visionary’ Brighton Festival 2014 comes to a close

26 May 2014

Brighton Festival 2014 - with critically acclaimed choreographer, dancer, musician, composer and performer Hofesh Shechter at the helm as Guest Director - came to a close this week. Described as ‘visionary’ by the Daily Telegraph, the wide-ranging programme of quality performance, visual arts, literature and debate…
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Yinka Shonibare MBE’s 10,000 book installation ‘The British Library’ extended due to popular demand

25 May 2014

Brighton Festival and HOUSE, Brighton’s festival of visual art and domestic space, are delighted to announce that YinkaShonibare MBE’s The British Library - a dramatic sculptural installation which responds to the immigration debate has been extended due to popular demand. The installation, which was co-commissioned…
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