Highly Visual Performances

Highly visual performances are those that are particularly enjoyable without aid of hearing. These events are highly visual and contain few or no words. You can also have a look at our full dance & circus and visual arts & film programmes.

Super Sunday 
Tue 17-Fri 27 Dec, various times
Enter an amusement park of pure amazement with human catapults, trampolines and a wheel of death. The award-winning Finnish company Race Horse Company have created a completely new kind of contemporary circus.

Wizard of Oz
Sun 28 & Sun 29 Dec, 2.30pm & 7.30pm
Join Ballet Theatre UK as they follow the yellow brick road and discover all the wonders of Oz. Enjoy Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion, (and yes Toto too) as they seek the Wonderful Wizard to find that there's no place like home! 

Giselle
Tue 29 & Wed 30 Oct, 7.30pm
South Africa’s internationally renowned choreographer, Dada Masilo, presents her fearless re-imagining of this iconic classic. Performing in the title role, Masilo brings her stunning high-speed style to the stage, fusing ballet, contemporary and traditional Tswana dance.

Kalakuta Republik
Mon 4 & Tue 5 Nov, 7.30pm

A globalised Africa takes centre stage in this 'thrillingly inventive act of choreographic rebellion' (Le Monde) by Belgian-Burkinan choreographer Serge Aimé Coulibaly. This is dance which is equal parts brutal, bold, fierce and beautiful. 

Acosta Danza: Evolution
Tue 17 & Wed 18 Mar, 7.30pm

International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza perform a programme of new and existing works.

Ocean Film Festival World Tour
Tue 22 Oct, 7.30pm

Calling all ocean lovers! Celebrate the divers, surfers, swimmers and oceanographers who live for the sea’s salt spray, who chase the crests of waves and who marvel at the mysteries of the big blue with a brand-new selection of the world's most captivating ocean films. 

Banff Mountain Film Festival Red Programme 
Fri 14 Feb, 7.30pm

Banff Mountain Film Festival Blue Programme 
Fri 3 Apr, 7.30pm
Embark on a thrilling night of adventure with a brand-new collection of short films from some of the world’s best adventure film-makers and explorers, as they push themselves to the limits in the most remote and stunning corners of the globe. Witness epic human-powered feats, life-affirming challenges and mind-blowing cinematography – all on the big screen!

Access Enquiries

Get in touch to book tickets for these events, please call our ticket office on 01273 709709 or email tickets@brightondome.org

If you have a specific access enquiry please feel free to get in touch, you can call us on 01273 261541/525 or email access@brightonfestival.org