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Rachel Kneebone

Sat 2 - Sun 24 May
University of Brighton Gallery

Remember that we sometimes demand definitions for the sake not of content,…

Portraits of Dissension

Sat 2 - Sun 24 May
Regency Town House

A new commission by renowned British contemporary artist Nathan Coley, this…

Gauge

Sat 2 - Sun 24 May
Circus Street Market

Throughout Brighton Festival, Circus Street Market will be transformed into…

Dawn Chorus

Sat 2 - Sun 24 May
Fabrica

Dawn Chorus, by British artist Marcus Coates, uses unique digital methods to…

Agnès Varda Installation

Sat 2 - Sun 24 May
University of Brighton Gallery

We are delighted to celebrate legendary French filmmaker Agnès Varda throughout…

A Murmuration

Sat 2 - Sun 24 May
ONCA Gallery

What can we learn from a murmuration of birds?

Roundabout - An Introduction

Sat 2 May
Roundabout at Regency Square

Paines Plough is the national theatre of new plays. Its Roundabout auditorium…

Children’s Parade

Sat 2 May
Kensington Street

The Festival takes flight with the annual opening parade, which sees thousands…

The Performing Book

Sat 2 May
Black Rock

This colourful dance installation places the audience in the position of “gamer”…

Pitch Perfect

Sat 2 May
Music Room, Royal Pavilion

Follow a trail around the city’s cultural quarter to hear the best of young…

Nick Sharratt’s Draw-along

Sat 2 May
Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

Nick Sharratt’s drawings are instantly recognisable to a whole generation…

Beyond

Sat 2 - Sun 3 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

After their heart-stopping performance in How Like an Angel (Brighton Festival…

Roundabout: Our Teacher’s A Troll

Sat 2 - Sat 16 May
Roundabout at Regency Square

Two terrible twins rule their school with terror and tyranny until the arrival…

Zoe Williams

Sat 2 May
Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

Has the NHS had its day? Has an immigrant stolen your job? Have you ever wondered…

The Apple Family Plays: An Introduction

Sat 2 May
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange

An introduction to this series of plays

The Apple Family Plays: That Hopey Changey Thing

Sat 2 - Mon 4 May
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange

In That Hopey Changey Thing, the Apples reflect on the state of their family…

Roundabout: Lungs

Sat 2 - Fri 22 May
Roundabout at Regency Square

‘I could fly to New York and back every day for seven years and still not…

Stay-at-Home Dandy

Sat 2 May
Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

Decadent boozehound Luke Wright would love to spend his life flouncing around…

The Apple Family Plays: Sweet & Sad

Sat 2 - Mon 4 May
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange

In Sweet and Sad, a family brunch on the tenth anniversary of 9/11 stirs up…

Catapluf’s Musical Journey

Sun 3 May
Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

Featuring: Jenny Adejayan celloMarcelo Andrade, Giuliano Pereira saxophone,…

Without Walls Weekend - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

Reliquary - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

Part of the Without Walls Weekend

Louder than Words - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

Join us from 12 noon each day for a packed afternoon of all these new and exciting…

Hold On - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

Part of the Without Walls Weekend

Bill and Bobby - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

Part of the Without Walls Weekend

BEES ! The Colony - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

Part of the Without Walls Weekend

8 Songs - Sun 3 May

Sun 3 May
Woodingdean Central Park

A huge hit at Brighton Festival 2012 with Smashed, Gandini Juggling makes a…

The Welcome Mat

Sun 3 May
The Spire, St Mark’s Chapel

The Spire is a new venue in East Brighton to experience great art and you are…

Agnès Varda: La Pointe Courte

Sun 3 May
Duke's at Komedia

Widely regarded as the first film of the French New Wave, this is a graceful…

Stephen Hough

Sun 3 May
Glyndebourne

One of the pre-eminent pianists of our time

Kamila Shamsie

Sun 3 May
Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

The brilliant award-winning Pakistani/British author discusses her latest novel,…

The Apple Family Plays:: Richard Nelson In Conversation

Sun 3 May
Brighton Dome Founders Room

The Guardian theatre critic Michael Billington interviews Tony Award winning…

Agnès Varda: Screen Talk

Sun 3 May
Duke of York's Picturehouse

Agnès Varda was recently awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the European…

The Apple Family Plays: Sorry

Sun 3 - Mon 4 May
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange

Sorry finds the Apples sorting through family anxieties and confusion on the…

Roundabout: The Initiate

Sun 3 - Fri 22 May
Roundabout at Regency Square

A British couple are seized by Somali pirates. In East London, a Somali taxi…

Jackie Kay

Sun 3 May
Brighton Dome Studio Theatre

Playwright, novelist, but above all poet, Jackie Kay MBE is one of our literary…

The Apple Family Plays: Regular Singing

Sun 3 - Mon 4 May
Brighton Dome Corn Exchange

Regular Singing, the deeply intimate fourth and final installment, is set on…

Small Fables

Mon 4 May
The Old Market

A host of hand-shadow animals assembles for this enchanting collection of little…

Without Walls Weekend - Mon 4 May

Mon 4 May
Saltdean Oval

Reliquary - Mon 4 May

Mon 4 May
Saltdean Oval

Part of the Without Walls Weekend