Brighton Festival 2019Public booking opens: Fri 24 Feb, 9am

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Brighton Festival Taster Day

Sun 7 Apr
Brighton Dome Café-bar

Find out about the festival line up at our open day for all ages. Meet the…

Distorted Constellations

Sat 4 - Sun 19 May

Artist Nwando Ebizie creates an altered reality inspired by Afrofuturism

Writers at Risk Gallery

Brighton Dome Founders Room

A Festival-long free gallery of writers at risk and their books

Iron Men

Phoenix Gallery

Photographer King Massassy’s vibrant portraits of Bamako’s iron workers

Current Affairs


Striking recycled materials art exhibition by a Ghanaian artist


Sat 4 - Thu 23 May
King Alfred Leisure Centre

Visually stunning story of two orphans journeying across Europe to freedom

Wet Sounds

Sat 4 May
Prince Regent Swimming Pool

Dive into different worlds of music, and create your own sonic experience.

Wet Sounds: Artist Talk

Sun 5 May
Brighton Dome Founders Room

Immersive talk from the artist behind Wet Sounds

John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection

Wed 8 May
Duke's at Komedia

Julien Faraut’s experimental film documents tennis legend John McEnroe

King of Ghosts

Wed 8 May
Brighton Dome Concert Hall

Soumik Datta and City of London Sinfonia with music for Indian film

Yeelen (Brightness) (PG)

Sun 12 May
Duke of York's Picturehouse

West African film exploring family, magic, sexuality and abandonment.

Museum of the Moon

Fri 17 - Mon 20 May
Queens Park

Luke Jerram’s realistic illuminated model of the moon hangs in Queens Park


Thu 23 May
The Old Market

Circuit de Yeux’s live soundtrack for cult silent film Salomé hits Brighton

The End of Fear

Thu 23 May
Duke's at Komedia

A playful and innovative investigation into what makes art art.