Welcome to Brighton Festival 2019: An introduction from Guest Director Rokia Traoré

Guest Director, Announcements

Guest Director of Brighton Festival 2019, Malian musician Rokia Traoré, shares her story and the inspiration behind this year’s Festival. Rokia introduces us to her home city of Bamako and to some of the Malian artists appearing in Brighton for the first time. 

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Guest Director

Add your stories to Lemn Sissay’s storytelling website

7 May 2021

Our Guest Director, Lemn Sissay MBE, has just launched Tell Me Something About Family, a new storytelling website created with Brighton Festival 2021.…

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Announcements

Brighton & Hove Council's advice for keeping safe in the city this Bank Holiday Weekend

29 Apr 2021

If you're coming to visit Brighton Festival over the bank holiday, take a look at this advice from Brighton & Hove Council for keeping safe in the city:

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Brighton Festival is #HereForCulture

2 Apr 2021

Brighton Festival is able to bring events back to audiences thanks to support received today from the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund.We…

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