Peacock Poetry Prize: The Youthful Poet

22 Apr 2014

Victoria York is administering the Peacock Poetry Prize for Brighton Festival 2014. The Prize is supported by Brighton Hove & Sussex Sixth Form College. In celebration of the number of high quality entries the Prize has received this year Victoria wrote this article in celebration of The Youthful Poet.Wisdom…
Continue Reading

Help us do more...

15 Apr 2014

Did you know that we run a comprehensive outreach arts programme in order to encourage participation?During the festival we deliver:- The Children's Parade, the annual grand opening of the Brighton Festival which involves nearly 5,000 children from over 80 schools.- Adopt an Author, a project which links children from…
Continue Reading

Video Playlist: Dance at Brighton Festival 2014

10 Apr 2014

Discover Dance at Brighton Festival 2014A plethora of Dance shows from internationally celebrated names to emerging artists are all part of Brighton Festival 2014. You can expect shows from William Forsythe, Wim Vandekeybus, Les Slovaks, and this year’s Guest Director, Hofesh Shechter amongst plenty…
Continue Reading

Video Playlist: Art at Brighton Festival 2014

4 Apr 2014

Discover Art at Brighton Festival 2014Minimalism, simplicity, repetition - all themes of this year’s Brighton Festival Art programme. Do not miss work by Yinka Shonibare MBE, Zimoun, Jacob Dahlgren, Kathy Hinde and many more. Get a glimpse into the world of the artists and their work here:
Continue Reading

Introduction to Young City Reads & The Sleeping Army at Brighton Festival

3 Apr 2014

What is Young City Reads?Imagine sharing a book with your best friend, your teacher, your family or your bus driver. Reading a book together is a fun experience. Everyone should try it!Children's author Francesca Simon (creator of the fantastically fiendish Horrid Henry series) invites you to join us in a citywide read…
Continue Reading