Newsflash: Dinosaurs are back from extinction and here in Brighton!

9 Apr 2014

It was a surprising sight for unsuspecting visitors to Pavilion Gardens when this large Australovenator ran amok. He was accompanied by his Zoo keepers from Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live and friends -  the baby Dryosaur and Leaellynasaura. A great time was had causing chaos and meeting people whilst exploring some of Brighton's…

Barry's Angels

4 Apr 2014

Barry and Gay Fearn, patrons and long standing supporters of Brighton Dome and Festival, recently made a gift to refurbish the beautiful bells and trumpets that surround the angels on the organ screen in the Brighton Dome Concert Hall. Gay made this gift as a surprise to Barry to mark his 80th birthday. She wanted to do…

Win tickets to The Anniversary

1 Apr 2014

Get your hands on a pair of tickets to:Christopher Green's re-enactmentThe AnniversaryA celebration of ABBA’s Eurovision winHow to enter: Brighton-ise an ABBA song, lyrics and/or titles will be grand. Share it with us on Facebook or Tweet us using the hashtag #BrightonABBA before 5pm on Thursday 3…

ABBA Facts: The 1974 Eurovision Song Contest at Brighton Dome

20 Mar 2014

The city of Brighton and Hove can lay claim to a vast number of truly exceptional cornerstones in the history of popular music. Pink Floyd debuted Dark Side of the Moon here, Fat Boy Slim’s Big Beach Boutique was a date saved in everyone’s diary, and we were even the setting for one of The Who’s - and arguably Stings’…

Come and face your Waterloo on the Brighton Dome Stage

6 Mar 2014

Don’t miss this chance to perform on the world-famous Brighton Dome stage and be part of a video installationOn 6th April 1974 ABBA won the Eurovision Song Contest at Brighton Dome with their performance of Waterloo. To celebrate 40 years since their victory on Thu 27 Mar we are offering the rare opportunity to perform…