Brighton Festival 2020Public booking opens: Wed 19 Feb, 9am

Past Festivals

Past Event

Night Life Drawing Class

Come along and join the Night Life. Some of the wildest people come out at night! Enjoy a mix of performance and drawing tuition, in this series of life classes where the models performing for you while you draw. See below for the line-up of performers. 

Including tutor, materials and a glass of wine/beer

Fri 12 May: Tanya Hyde

Drag queen, futurologist and cutting edge cultural commentator, Tanya Hyde, will present a searing indictment of the dark empty void that lies at the rotting heart of post-Trumpian, pre-Brexit consumer capitalism through the medium of interpretative dance. Or maybe she’ll just fling herself around a bit in a sparkly frock. Anyway, she’ll be looking fabulous and that’s all that really matters.

Fri 19 May: Vicky Butterfly

Part Burlesque starlet, part innovative performance artiste, part music hall Vaudevillian, and all dreamer … whether it’s clouds of butterflies that fly out from her clothes as she hovers en Pointe, a Kinetic glittering crescent moon or a Lynchian slant on Weimar era erotic dance, Vicky Butterfly’s beautifully choreographed routines take in everything from the ethereal and the breath-taking to the macabre and the erotic: with inspirations including Anita Berber, Loie Fuller, the Marchesa Luisa Casati and Maya Deren, her poetic and retro-futuristic performances evoke influences from the Pre-Raphaelites and French literature to Surrealism and more…

Fri 26 May: Dream Spin Hoop

Clare Foxx Love presents a vintage themed performance with her cercle de lumiere. A memerising movement of lights for your entertainment.

Art & Film
Fri 12, 19 & 26 May, 7 – 9pm

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