Brighton Festival 2018Public booking opens: Fri 24 Feb, 9am

22 results

I Wish I Was A Mountain

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May
Brighthelm Centre

Based on Faldum, a Fairy Tale by Herman Hesse, adapted by Toby Thompson

The Tempest

Thu 24 - Sat 26 May
Brighton Open Air Theatre

Join The Lord Chamberlain’s Men for Shakespeare’s spellbinding The Tempest

Creation (Pictures for Dorian)

Wed 23 - Sun 27 May
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

The arts collective who enjoy a cult-like following bring their new show

Shami Chakrabarti

Sat 26 May
Brighton and Hove High School

Shami Chakrabarti talks of her book & examining impact of gender injustice

Poets & Illustrators

Sat 26 May
St George's Church

Pairing the finest poets with live illustrators for a sharp night of poetry

Medea, Written in Rage

Sat 26 May
Theatre Royal Brighton

Medea returns from history. And this time she’s telling her own story...

Ezra Furman

Sat 26 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Chicago’s rock’n’roll hero has to be seen to be believed

The Cult of Water

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May
Brighthelm Centre

Join ‘a masterful storyteller’ in exploring the secrets of our waterways...

Sense of Unity

Sat 26 May

Discover illuminated puppets baby Dundu and the gentle giant Dundu


Sat 5 - Sun 27 May
Beach Level by the i360

This joyful, provocative intervention will unleash your inner child

Corita Kent

Sat 5 - Sun 27 May
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft

The ground-breaking work of Corita Kent comes to Ditchling Museum...

Brett Goodroad

Sat 5 - Sun 27 May
Phoenix Gallery

Exhibition from the San Francisco-based artist

Belonging: Morag Myerscough

Sat 5 - Sun 27 May

Celebrating the spirit of seminal 1960s Los Angeles artist Corita Kent

Adopt an Author

Sat 5 - Sun 27 May

Linking local classes with children’s authors

Snigel & Friends

Fri 25 - Sun 27 May
Brighton Dome Founders Room

An inviting new work for children aged 0 - 12 months and their adult

Your Place

Sat 26 - Sun 27 May

Your Place returns, following its wonderful success in 2017

A Weekend Without Walls - Beach level by the i360

Sun 27 May
Beach Level by the i360

A free afternoon of inventive performances

Life Model II

Sat 14 Apr - Mon 28 May

Life Model II plays on the age-old tradition of life drawing classes...


Wed 9 - Sun 27 May
ONCA Gallery

Movement, spoken word, rap and striking visual imagery collide

Belshazzar’s Feast

Sun 27 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

The great Brighton Festival Chorus celebrates its 50th anniversary with a performance…