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Blue Camel Club

Mon 23 Jun - Mon 30 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Carousel’s popular club night for people with learning disabilities has a…

Timber!

Fri 2 - Sun 4 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

Prepare for a joyous, wood-chucking, axe-juggling spectacular

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Jan 2015

Sun 11 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

Brahms Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor Op.15Beethoven Symphony No.7 in A Major…

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sat 17 Jan 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your morning. Mix these ever popular…

London Philharmonic Orchestra 2014/15

Sat 17 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

Humperdinck Prelude, Hansel and GretelChopin Piano Concerto No. 2Dvořák Symphony…

Heath Quartet

Sun 18 Jan 2015
Corn Exchange

Wolf Italian SerenadeBartók String Quartet No. 1 Op. 7Beethoven String Quartet…

Michael Wooldridge

Mon 19 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

A versatile musician, Michael will take you on a tour through his life in music,…

First Aid Kit

Sat 24 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

Following the release of their new album Stay Gold, their entirely sold-out…

The Magical Road to Oz

Wed 28 Jan - Sun 8 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

Not for the faint hearted!

DV8 Physical Theatre

Wed 28 - Thu 29 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

Lover. Criminal. Father. Arsonist. Graduate. Charmer. Survivor.

Brendan Cole

Fri 30 Jan 2015
Concert Hall

Following his last sell out tour of Licence to Thrill, Strictly Come Dancing’s…

Seedy Sunday

Sun 1 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

Swap seeds you’ve saved for something new to grow this year. More than 50…

Ross Noble

Sat 31 Jan - Sun 1 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

The king of improvisational comedy is back in 2015

West Side Story

Wed 4 - Sun 8 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

Something’s coming....

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Feb 2015

Sun 8 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

Thomas Carroll ConductorAnthony Hewitt Piano

Slow Club

Mon 9 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

Slow Club is Sheffield boy-girl duo Charles Watson (guitar, vocals, piano)…

Carleen Anderson

‘For live performances, you absolutely have to see Carleen Anderson,’ Amy…

Young City Reads - Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom

Brighton & Hove’s ‘Big Read’ for children returns! This year young…

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sat 14 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your morning. Mix these ever popular…

SPECTRUM

Sat 14 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

We're really sorry but this event has been cancelled. Please call the ticket…

How was it for you?

Sat 14 - Tue 17 Feb 2015
Founders Room

The thing about being intimate with someone is that most of it takes place…

Valentine’s Ceilidh

Sat 14 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

If there’s someone you want to sweep off their feet this Valentine’s, there’s…

Katherine Jenkins

Sun 15 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

Cherished as one of Britain’s favourite singers, Welsh mezzo soprano Katherine…

The Polar Bears Go Wild! - Playmakes

Mon 16 Feb 2015
Foyer

After The Polar Bears Go Wild!, young audience members can get crafty and make…

The Polar Bears Go Wild

Mon 16 - Tue 17 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

A half term treat for all brave arctic explorers…

Ultima Vez

Tue 17 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

The amazing debut of Belgian choreographer Wim Vandekeybus and Ultima Vez in…

Love Is Crazy

Wed 18 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

After sold-out shows in Paris and New York, cabaret legend and trans-genre…

Ryan Adams

Thu 19 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

2014 has been a banner year so far for Ryan Adams, with a critically acclaimed…

Josie Long

Thu 19 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

The three-time Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and cult optimist is back! A…

The Decemberists

Fri 20 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World, is the Decemberists 7th album.…

Brazilian Carnival Workshop & Party 2015

Sat 21 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

Join in a real Brazilian carnival! Learn to samba in the afternoon (all ages…

Brazilian Carnival 2015

Sat 21 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

Join in a real Brazilian carnival! Learn to samba in the afternoon (all ages…

Firecracker Masterclass: Drama from Improvisation

Sun 22 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

Drama from Improvisation

Britten Oboe Quartet

Sun 22 Feb 2015
Corn Exchange

Elgar Andante and AllegroLutyens Oboe Quartet Op. 81, ‘Driving Out the Death’Mozart…

The War on Drugs

Sun 22 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

Lost In The Dream is the third album by Philadelphia band The War on Drugs,…

The Jesus and Mary Chain

Mon 23 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

30 years on the band return - regularly cited by the media as one of the great…

Handa's Surprise

Thu 26 - Sat 28 Feb 2015
Studio Theatre

Could you resist a sweet-smelling guava? How about a ripe red mango or a tangy…

Stewart Lee

Fri 27 - Sat 28 Feb 2015
Concert Hall

Extra date added: Sun 21 Jun 2015. Click here to find out more

Handa's Surprise - Playmakes

Sat 28 Feb 2015
Foyer

After Handa's Surprise, young audience members can get crafty and make a keepsake…

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Mar 2015

Sun 1 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Stephen Bell ConductorTamsin Waley-Cohen Violin

Trio Da Kali

Sun 1 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

Hailing from the Mandé culture of Mali, Trio Da Kalibrings a contemporary…

The John Mann Music Show

Mon 2 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Brighton-born entertainer John Mann revives a bygone era made famous by his…

Jungle

Mon 2 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Jungle's musical style has been described as "midtempo 1970s-style funk" and…

The Stranglers

Tue 3 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

One of the great stories from the punk generation, with their own highly original…

Big Heart Auction

Wed 4 - Fri 6 Mar 2015
Founders Room

Bidding closes on Sun 10 Jul

The Works

Wed 4 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

About the pieces:Tea with your AncestorsAlice Human

The Unthanks

Wed 4 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

'The Unthanks seem to regard folk music the same way Miles Davis regarded jazz:…

One of Us: In Conversation with Åsne Seierstad

Thu 5 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

In July 2011 Anders Breivik killed 77 of his fellow Norwegians in a terrorist…

Cuckooed

Thu 5 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Comedy’s elder statesman and all-round mischief-maker Mark Thomas tells his…

Firecracker Masterclass: Commedia dell'arte - from Venice to Brighton

Sat 7 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

Commedia dell'arte - from Venice to Brighton

Brighton Women Centre

Sat 7 Mar 2015
Foyer

Brighton Women’s Centre invites you to celebrate International Women’s…

Underworld

Sat 7 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

A very special live event to mark the 20th anniversary of the album dubnobasswithmyheadman. In…

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sun 8 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your morning. Mix these ever popular…

Liking What We See

Sun 8 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Do you feel pressure to look a certain way? Are the images we see around us…

Rites of Passage Exhibition

Mon 9 - Sun 15 Mar 2015
Founders Room

Rites of Passage is a Brighton based leadership development programme for young…

SICK! Festival Nirbhaya

Tue 10 - Wed 11 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

On 16 December 2012, a young woman boarded a bus in Delhi heading for home.…

animal / vegetable / mineral

Wed 11 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Hailed as ‘British dance’s true iconoclast’, Michael Clark is a defining…

Dr John and the Nite Trippers

Thu 12 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Six-time Grammy winner Dr John is known the world over as the embodiment of…

I, Malvolio

Fri 13 - Sat 14 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

First seen at Brighton Festival in 2010, Tim Crouch’s award-winning show…

SoundCity 3

Sat 14 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Since its launch in 2013, SoundCity: Brighton & Hove has swiftly become…

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Sat 14 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Brahms LiebesliederwaltzerMozart Sinfonia Concertante K.364Beethoven Symphony…

Royal College of Music Wind Ensemble

Sun 15 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Mozart Serenade No. 10 in B-flat major, Gran Partita for 13 winds 51'

Memories of Mermaids

Sun 15 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

Due to unforeseen circumstances and with great regret Rolemop has had to cancel…

Sounds From the City 2015

Mon 16 - Tue 17 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

Sounds from the City, now in it’s 15 year, returns to the Studio Theatre…

Let's Dance 2015

Mon 16 - Thu 19 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Let’s Dance is a celebration of schools and youth dance from Brighton and…

Scratch Night

Wed 18 Mar 2015

Join us and South East Dance for an evening of contemporary dance by local…

Sussex Beer & Cider Festival

Thu 19 Mar 2015

The 25th Sussex Beer & Cider Festival will be held at Brighton Dome Corn…

SICK! Festival - Woe

Thu 19 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

Three teenagers want to talk about something they have no words for: how do…

Stringer Dance Show 2015

Fri 20 - Sat 21 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

The Dorothy Stringer Dance Show is a spectacular evening of dance from Dorothy…

This Last Tempest

Fri 20 - Sat 21 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

This sequel to The Tempest begins where Shakespeare left off: Caliban and Ariel…

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Mar 2015

Sun 22 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Barry Wordsworth ConductorRaphael Wallfisch Cello

Muse

Mon 23 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

For ticket holders wishing to queue early for entry to Muse on Monday 23rd…

Jimmy Carr

Tue 24 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Jimmy returns to Brighton Dome in 2015 with new show Funny Business

Penelope RETOLD

Thu 26 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

Welcome to Ithaca- Island paradise and home to Penelope. She’s married to…

African Night Fever

Fri 27 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

This Sierra Leone-born multiinstrumentalist has spent a long and varied career…

SPECTRUM

Sat 28 Mar 2015
Studio Theatre

We are delighted to be back and bringing you a band we've been following for…

London Philharmonic Orchestra 2014/15

Sat 28 Mar 2015
Concert Hall

Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet (Fantasy Overture)Elgar Cello ConcertoRimsky-Korsakov…

Sam Lee

Sat 28 Mar 2015
Corn Exchange

Both a singer and a collector of songs, Sam Lee has spent years searching the…

Face Painting Workshop

Wed 1 Apr 2015
Dressing Rooms

A face painter can add colour to any event! An exclusive practical workshop…

Dylan Moran

Wed 1 - Thu 2 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

The Star of Black Books, Shaun of the Dead and Calvary is back with his first…

St John Passion

Fri 3 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

Watch BFC rehearse the mighty St John PassionAs Easter beckons, Brighton Festival…

Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club

Sat 4 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

After 16 years thrilling audiences around the world, the Orquesta Buena Vista…

Confirmation

Sat 4 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

The critically acclaimed, 2014 Fringe First award-winning show comes to Brighton.'If…

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sun 5 Apr 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your Sunday morning. Mix these ever…

Banff Mountain Film Festival

Sat 11 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

From the world's most prestigious mountain film festival comes two screenings…

Marius Neset

Sat 11 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

One of the most talked about newcomers on the European jazz scene, Norwegian…

Firecracker Masterclass: Telling the truth in TV Acting

Sun 12 Apr 2015
Founders Room

It comes as a surprise to many when they hear that TV & Film isn't shot…

Bec and Tom's Awesome Laundry

Sun 12 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

Please be aware that your journey to Brighton Dome may be affected on Sun 12…

Simple Minds

Tue 14 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

Fresh from their renaissance and rightful reappraisal,Simple Minds will be…

Pact With Pointlessness

Tue 14 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

This is a show that asks the big questions: a philosophical piece of stupidity…

Otherworld - Beneath Waves

Wed 15 - Sat 18 Apr 2015
Corn Exchange

An inclusive and interactive show designed for all children aged 4+, and children…

SPECTRUM: Record Store Day

Sat 18 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

We are excited to announce that Brighton Dome’s April SPECTRUM will be celebrating…

Otherworld- Multisensory Cinema Night

Sat 18 Apr 2015
Corn Exchange

An inclusive and interactive cinema event designed for all children aged 4+,…

Texas

Sat 18 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

No Support

Sussex Downs College - Twelfth Night

Sun 19 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

Sussex Downs College presents Shakespeare's Twelfth Night

Sussex Downs College - Titus Andronicus

Mon 20 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

Sussex Downs College presents Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus  

Sussex Downs College - A Midsummer Night's Dream

Tue 21 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

Sussex Downs College presents Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream

Marc Almond

Tue 21 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

Iconic singer and performer Marc Almond has announced a full UK tour in April…

Mariana Sadovska

Wed 22 Apr 2015
Studio Theatre

Known in her home country as the ‘Ukrainian Bjork’, Mariana Sadovska’s…

Public Service Broadcasting

Wed 22 Apr 2015
Corn Exchange

Following the release of a tantalising and atmospheric trailer earlier…

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sun 26 Apr 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your Sunday morning. Mix these ever…

Godspell

Sun 26 Apr 2015
Concert Hall

Godspell, the legendary rock musical from Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy and…

Alabama Shakes

Fri 15 May 2015
Concert Hall

We welcome Alabama Shakes as the first act to be announced for The Great Escape…

Skepta & JME

Sat 16 May 2015
Concert Hall

Completing the triptych of special 10th birthday shows at The Great Escape…

Paul Merton's Impro Chums

Sat 30 May 2015
Concert Hall

Paul Merton, one of the UK’s most popular comedians, together with his highly…

Musical Theatre Showcase 2015

Sat 30 May 2015
Studio Theatre

Southern Theatre Arts Centre presents its Musical Theatre Showcase 2015. Filled…

John Barrowman

Sun 31 May 2015
Concert Hall

Britain’s best all-round entertainer John Barrowman is coming to Brighton…

Elvis Costello

Tue 2 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

If you are coming to see Elvis Costello at Brighton Dome, please be aware that…

Brighton Music Conference 2015

Fri 5 - Sat 6 Jun 2015
Foyer

The leading annual electronic music conference in the UK run by the industry…

Lewes Sings Gospel Schools Concert

Sun 7 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Southover Church and the award-winning* Lewes Sings Gospel Choir present the…

The Overtones

Tue 9 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

After three consecutive Top 5 albums, 750,000 sales and three sold-outheadline…

The Gaslight Anthem

Wed 10 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

The Gaslight Anthem has always been hard; with Get Hurt, the New Jersey-based…

Brighton Festival Chorus

Thu 11 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Morgan Pochin Invictus – Cantata for LibertyMozart Requiem

Hand in Hand Concert

Sat 13 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

The Rainbow Chorus and Brighton Gay Men's Chorus are delighted to be organising…

A Tribute to Brian Ralfe

Sun 14 Jun 2015
Studio Theatre

A fitting tribute to the genius of panto. More information to follow soon. 

Katherine Ryan

Sun 14 Jun 2015
Corn Exchange

A dude who is fast becoming a recognisable face on British TV with appearances…

Who’s Afraid of the Human Rights Act?

Tue 16 Jun 2015
Studio Theatre

Hailed as an Act to ‘bring rights home’, the UK Human Rights Act was passed…

Brighton College Infinity

Wed 17 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Brighton College present 'Infinity' their annual dance show this year at The…

Voices 2015

Thu 18 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Voices is a celebration of singing led by Blatchington Mill School and Sixth…

Crossing The Teas The Big Tea Party

Sun 21 Jun 2015
Studio Theatre

Inspired by Irene Mensah, the Big Tea Party is a celebration of how different…

Stewart Lee - Extra date

Sun 21 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Due to popular demand, an extra date has been added for this brand new live…

SPECTRUM: Ed Prosek

Tue 23 Jun 2015
Studio Theatre

Ed ProsekLucas and KingNight HouseAnja McCloskey – solo set

Momentum 2015

Thu 25 Jun 2015
Corn Exchange

Join our 70 strong dancers for an explosive evening of dance to celebrate the…

Back to the Musical

Sat 27 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Leading performing arts school 'The Theatre Workshop,' present a musical Odyssey…

Herbie Flowers’ Jazz Breakfast

Sun 28 Jun 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your weekend mornings. Mix these ever…

Reginald D Hunter

Sun 28 Jun 2015
Concert Hall

Reginald D Hunter returns to the UK in 2015 with a brand new tour following…

Martha D Lewis

Fri 3 Jul 2015
Studio Theatre

Lewis leads high powered, spirited top class world and jazz musicians in a…

Streetfunk presents Straight Up '15

Sat 4 Jul 2015
Concert Hall

"Streetfunk's fantastic annual youth showcase is back!!! An exhilarating Streetdance…

Luisa Omielan

Sat 4 Jul 2015
Studio Theatre

Am I Right Ladies is brilliant! Another signature ‘party with jokes’ from…

Grease Scratch Choir

Sun 5 Jul 2015
Founders Room

Don your best Newton-John 50s wear for this Grease Scratch Singing Spectacular.…

Summer Organ Showcase

Mon 6 Jul 2015
Concert Hall

Enjoy a scorching selection of music performed on Brighton Dome’s great theatre…

The Journey Home

Thu 9 - Sat 11 Jul 2015
Studio Theatre

Join Polar Bear as he sets off in search of a new home when the ice starts…

Carlos Acosta

Thu 9 - Sat 11 Jul 2015
Concert Hall

Carlos is the world's favourite dancer and this is his most personal work to…

HOST

Sat 18 Jul 2015
Corn Exchange

By Jess Thom and Matthew PountneyCommissioned and produced by The NightingaleSupported…

Spectrum: Jouis

Sat 18 Jul 2015
Studio Theatre

This July SPECTRUM is headed up by psych-folk-rock quintet Jouis.

Herbie Flowers’ Jazz Breakfast

Sun 19 Jul 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your weekend mornings. Mix these ever…

inChoir inConcert

Sun 19 Jul 2015
Concert Hall

inChoir presents the amazing spectacle of over 400 singers on one stage, drawn…

Jimmy Cliff

Tue 21 Jul 2015
Concert Hall

The Honourable Jimmy Cliff is a Jamaican Ska and Reggae singer, musician, and…

George Benson

Wed 22 - Thu 23 Jul 2015
Concert Hall

There are legends in the world of music… and then there are icons. Nat King…

Miss Rep - Home:Life

Thu 23 - Sat 25 Jul 2015
Studio Theatre

Miss Represented presents an intriguing installation and live performance,…

Duckie: Border Force

Sat 1 Aug 2015
Corn Exchange

Queering the Borders for Brighton Pride 2015

Comedy Summer School

Sun 2 Aug 2015
Studio Theatre

A brilliant new opportunity for 14 – 19 year olds to find their inner joker…

Max and Ivan: The End

Sun 2 Aug 2015
Studio Theatre

Welcome to Sudley-on-Sea. Take a look around. You don’t have long. Seriously.…

European Aerial Dance Festival

Mon 10 - Sun 16 Aug 2015
Corn Exchange

The EADF is an inclusive festival providing engagement with aerial dance for…

Jimmy Carr - Funny Business - Extra Date

Sun 30 Aug 2015
Concert Hall

Extra date! Jimmy returns to Brighton Dome with new show Funny Business

UK Showcase and Tap Masters Gala

Wed 2 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

Brighton Tap Festival proudly present the best of UK tap alongside our incredible…

Sufjan Stevens

Fri 4 Sep 2015
Concert Hall

A preoccupation with epic ideas has seen the revered multi-instrumentalist…

Mini Maker Faire

Sat 5 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

Brighton Mini Maker Faire is a one-day festival of making, craft, tech, learning…

King Crimson

Sat 5 Sep 2015
Concert Hall

When music appears which only King Crimson can play then, sooner or later,…

Fake It ‘Til You Make It

Thu 10 - Fri 11 Sep 2015
Studio Theatre

Bryony is an outrageous, hilarious and fearless performance artist from London.

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sat 12 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your weekend mornings. Herbie will…

Tormenta Flamenca

Sat 12 Sep 2015
Studio Theatre

A tender Tribute to Blues and Flamenco

Ocean Film Festival World Tour

Mon 14 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

The Ocean Film Festival showcases the world’s most amazing ocean films film…

Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 + Akala

Sat 19 Sep 2015
Concert Hall

In this exclusive show Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 are joined by Akala

SPECTRUM: Luke Sital-Singh

Sat 19 Sep 2015
Studio Theatre

This month's SPECTRUM celebrates the singer-songwriter in a gorgeous night…

Bring Your Own Beamer

Sat 19 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

Beamer is back for its fourth year. Find a space, invite artists, ask them…

No Place Like Home

Founders Room

Writing Our Legacy is running a free one-day workshop to help you explore your…

Brighton Art Fair

Fri 25 - Sun 27 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

A premium art sales event with 100 of the best contemporary artists from the…

Playmakes: We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Sat 26 Sep 2015
Foyer

After many of our children and family events in the Brighton Dome Studio there…

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

Fri 25 - Sun 27 Sep 2015
Studio Theatre

We're Going on a Bear Hunt is back by popular demand.

Avenue Q

Tue 22 - Sat 26 Sep 2015
Concert Hall

* * * * * Sunday Times, News of the World, Sunday Express, Absolute Radio,…

Eddie Izzard Live at Labour

Sun 27 Sep 2015
Concert Hall

Eddie Izzard, the man who turned talking ‘Bollocks’ into an art form, performed…

Squeeze

Mon 28 Sep 2015
Concert Hall

Squeeze, the enduring British pop act whose songs have tenderly and wittily…

Blue Camel Club

Mon 28 Sep 2015
Corn Exchange

Carousel’s brilliant club night for people with learning disabilities has…

James Bay

Mon 5 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

In the last 10 months, James has sold out an unprecedented run of shows for…

Shobana Jeyasingh Dance

Tue 6 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Shobana Jeyasingh Dance brings the much-acclaimed Strange Blooms (2013) twinned…

Bryan Ferry

Wed 7 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Following the recent postponement of UK shows, Bryan Ferry is delighted to…

Portrait

Wed 7 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

A frank, funny and provactive look at the trials and tribulations of modern…

Opening Night Gala

Fri 9 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Time to kick off the festival in style! 

James Acaster

Sat 10 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

'Love is the absence of judgment' Dalai Lama XIV.

Simon Evans

Sat 10 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Host of BBC Radio 4's Goes to Market and star of BBC1s Live at the Apollo,…

Frisky & Mannish

Sat 10 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Since 2008, Frisky and Mannish have been peddling their peculiar brand of popmusicy-seriocomic-mashparodic-vaudevillian-sketchcabaret-bapsbotty-infotainment…

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra

Sun 11 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Pre-concert Interview in Education Pavilion from 1.45pm

David O’Doherty

Sat 10 - Sun 11 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

David O’Doherty, the Lidl Enya, the broken Bublé, is delighted to present…

Sam Simmons

Sun 11 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Fresh from his win for Best Show at the Edinburgh Fringe, Sam heads to...

Jeremy Hardy

Sun 11 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Jeremy Hardy begins his 4th decade as a stand-up this year. That’s a more…

Felicity Ward

Sun 11 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Anxiety can be cruel, but very, very funny.

Goose

Thu 15 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Sweaty one-man cartoon. Breakneck poly-character comedy from an MDMA marionette.…

Frankie Boyle

Thu 15 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Frankie has written this new set not to tour, but as a response to Kendrick…

Andy Zaltzman

Thu 15 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Andy Zaltzman, the British-based half of the global smash hit topical podcast…

Hardeep Singh Kohli

Fri 16 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

When you've a mouth this big, is it any wonder you get into trouble? The comedian,…

Ed Byrne

Fri 16 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

That bloke. You know. The Irish guy. No, not the bald one. The other one. You…

The Guardian Live Football Weekly

Fri 16 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

The Football Weekly roadshow continues with a trip to the seaside and prime…

The Thinking Drinkers' Guide to The Legends of Liquor

Fri 16 - Sat 17 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Drink Less. Drink Better

Rich Hall’s Hoedown

Fri 16 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Join Rich and his virtuoso musical mates for a mash-up of music, comedy and…

Sean Kelly Live!

Sat 17 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Auctioneering Star of the huge hit TV show, Storage Hunters, Sean Kelly first…

Max and Ivan: The End

Sat 17 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Fresh from the Edinburgh Fringe, Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award and Melbourne…

Best of the Fest

Sat 10 - Sat 24 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

The festival favourite with the biggest and best line ups returns! Come and…

Tommy Tiernan – Alive in Brighton

Sat 17 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

TOMMY TIERNAN ALIVE IN BRIGHTON is a free form improvised show. No games, no…

The QI Elves – No Such Thing as a Fish

Sun 18 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

The QI elves take to the road in the first live touring version of their multi-award-winning…

Sarah Kendall

Sun 18 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

We are sorry to inform you that this event has been cancelled. Full details…

Tommy Tiernan – Out of the Whirlwind

Sun 18 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Now entering his 20th year as a stand up comedian, having won every award going…

Hofesh Shechter Company: barbarians

Tue 20 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

A trilogy by the visionary choreographer Hofesh Shechter

Fred MacAulay – Twenty Fifteen

Wed 21 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

From BBC Radio 4's 'The News Quiz'; 'Bridget Christie Minds The Gap'; The Unbelievable…

Dara O Briain

Wed 14 - Wed 21 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Dara is one of the most recognisable faces on British TV, as host of the hugely…

Sofie Hagen: Bubblewrap

Wed 21 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

The Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer 2015 brings her debut show…

Nina Conti

Thu 22 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

She’s won a British Comedy Award, stormed Live at the Apollo, Russell Howard’s…

Brett Goldstein – Burning Man

Thu 22 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Drugs, fetishes, juggling - just another day in the desert.

Myra DuBois

Thu 22 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Fresh from her appearance on BBC1’s The John Bishop Show, Rotherham’s least…

Lee Nelson

Thu 22 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Due to exceptional demand Lee Nelson’s brand new show has been extended into…

Bridget Christie

Fri 23 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

This event has been cancelled. Due to illness, Bridget has been instructed…

Alfie Moore

Fri 23 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Following last year’s sell out run at the Edinburgh Festival, former Police…

Milton Jones

Fri 23 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Yes him with the loud shirts and messed up hair from Mock the Week, Live at…

Rob Beckett - Mouth of the South

Fri 23 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Beckett's back with a brand-new hour of funnies and he's taking on the big…

Joe Lycett

Fri 23 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Joe Lycett: That's The Way, A-Ha A-Ha, Joe Lycett

Nish Kumar

Sat 24 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Stand-up comedy from a clever boyAs heard on The Now Show (BBC Radio 4) and…

Festival of the Spoken Nerd

Sat 24 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

The science comedy phenomenon returns, and this time they're off the chart.…

Nick Helm – Masterworks in Progress

Sat 24 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

Nick Helm comes to Brighton to deliver truths about life, love and being a…

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho

Sat 24 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho returns to Brighton after two total sell-out…

Elias String Quartet

Sun 25 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Elias String Quartet returns to Brighton for the first of two concerts...

Richard Hawley

Sun 25 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Plus support from Meilyr Jones

Theatrical Make-Up Workshop

Mon 26 Oct 2015

Get ready for Halloween with this exclusive practical workshop led by professional…

Daniel Kitson

Mon 26 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Daniel Kitson (Me) and Gavin Osborn (Gavin) return to the wide open road for…

Akram Khan Company: Chotto Desh

Tue 27 Oct 2015
Corn Exchange

Akram Khan’s DESH was an instant hit when it was first presented in 2011.…

Asian Dub Foundation live score THX 1138

Tue 27 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Before Star Wars George Lucas' first feature length 1971 debut was a stylistic…

Duck, Death and the Tulip

Wed 28 - Thu 29 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

An award-winning performance for every small child and their grown-up friends.

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Wed 28 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Live, Godspeed You! Black Emperor are peerless, with a reputation for mesmerising…

TEDxBrighton 2015

Fri 30 Oct 2015

So what exactly is “TEDx”? You’re probably familiar with the famous TED…

SPECTRUM: GAPS

Fri 30 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

We love music and know how much talent there is locally, which is why we joined…

Dan & Phil

Sat 31 Oct 2015
Concert Hall

Dan and Phil actually leave their house to bring you - The Amazing Tour Is…

African Night Fever

Sat 31 Oct 2015
Studio Theatre

The search for innovation in popular Congolese dance and Soukous has evolved…

The Big Big Tea Party

Sun 1 Nov 2015

Come along and join in the fun at the big, big tea party - a multi cultural…

Joanna Newsom

Sun 1 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Plus support from Alasdair Roberts

Dan Daw: Beast

Tue 3 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Created in collaboration with choreographer Martin Forsberg, designer Jenny…

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo 2015

Tue 3 - Wed 4 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Hurtling through the ballet repertoire with their inimitable blend of...

Sussex Salon

Wed 4 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

UK scandals have ranged from multi-billion pound arms deals such as the Al…

The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha

Thu 5 Nov 2015

Two feisty senoritas and a downtrodden Englishman embark on a journey through…

Normanton Street

Fri 6 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

The tidal wave of musical freshness that is Brighton-via-Bradford soul/hip-hop…

One Man Breaking Bad – The Unauthorised Parody

Fri 6 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Sixty Awesome Episodes. One Awesome Show. Yo!

Theatre Industry Day

Sat 7 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

A day packed with talks, introductions, debates and practical sessions to keep…

John Wilson & John Wilson Orchestra

Sat 7 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

John Wilson and The John Wilson Orchestra plus special guests return with a…

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sun 8 Nov 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your weekend mornings. Herbie will…

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Pre concert interview

Sun 8 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Pre-concert Interview on stage from 1.45pm

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra

Sun 8 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Gemma Rosefield Cello

Music of Benares

Sun 8 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Led by sitar maestro Pandi Shivnath Mishra and accompanied by his son Deobrat…

Oska Bright Film Festival

Mon 9 Nov 2015
Corn Exchange

Tickets available via carousel.org.uk

Get Better…Soon: Musings on a 21st Century Aesthetic

Mon 9 Nov 2015
Founders Room

Curated by Dan Daw (South East Dance/BBC Performing Arts Fund Fellow) and Kate…

Organ Showcase - Michael Wooldridge

Mon 9 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

As heard on BBC Radio 2’s Steve Wright Show and The Organist Entertains,…

An Evening with Martina Cole

Wed 11 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

An evening with bestselling crime writer Martina Cole.

John Grant

Fri 13 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

It’s been the most spectacular of journeys: from a time when John Grant feared…

Stage Combat

Sat 14 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Whether providing swashbuckling action or gritty realism, the stage fight is…

London Philharmonic Orchestra 2015/16

Sat 14 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Fauré Suite, Pelléas et MélisandeRavel Piano Concerto in G majorRavel Valses…

CHVRCHES

Mon 16 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

UK based, Electro-pop cohorts CHVRCHES head to Brighton to make music…

The Sound of Story

Tue 17 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Showcasing critically acclaimed and innovative projects, The Sound of Story…

Disco Pigs

Wed 18 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

A furious, funny and violent dash through a friendship too close to survive

HERBERT (Live)

Thu 19 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Matthew Herbert (One Pig, Brighton Festival 2012) has spent the last twenty…

MADE 2015

Fri 20 - Sun 22 Nov 2015
Corn Exchange

Britain's most innovative and original makers to show and sell their work

SPECTRUM: Olivia Louvel

Fri 20 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Olivia Louvel BuntyDog in the SnowLu’AmiBlumenkind

Christmas Open Day

Sat 21 Nov 2015
Foyer

Join us for a day of free festive entertainment, where we’ll be taking over…

SPECTRUM: Venue B Takeover

Sat 21 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Venue B is a group of young people from Brighton Youth Centre who create and…

Alan Carr

Thu 19 - Sat 21 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

No stranger to yap Alan Carr will be yapping his way around the UK & Ireland…

Söndörgö

Sun 22 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Book all three Making Tracks shows hereDiscover the beauty and distinctively…

The Maccabees

Mon 23 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

Their third studio album ‘Given To The Wild’, a sprawling masterpiece of…

Men in the Cities

Tue 24 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

Hot on the heels of a second successful run at the Royal Court, Brighton Dome…

earsthetic 2015

Wed 25 Nov - Tue 1 Dec 2015

From other-worldly vocals to free improvisation, new music projects to audio…

SeaWomen

Wed 25 Nov - Tue 1 Dec 2015
Founders Room

SeaWomen is a video and sound installation by Mikhail Karikis focusing on a…

Stewart Francis

Fri 27 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

The star of Mock The Week, Michael McIntyre's Roadshow and Live At The Apollo,…

Sculpture and Alex Smoke

Fri 27 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre

SculptureSculpture is an opto-musical agglomerate made up of Dan Hayhurst (music),…

The Works

Sat 28 Nov 2015
Studio Theatre
Corn Exchange
Founders Room

The Works is a regular night at Brighton Dome that provides a chance for theatre…

The Aronowitz Ensemble

Sun 29 Nov 2015
Corn Exchange

Dvorák Cypresses for String Quartet (selections)Beethoven Sonata in D major…

Blue Camel Club

Mon 30 Nov 2015
Corn Exchange

Carousel’s brilliant club night for people with learning disabilities has…

The Tiger Lillies

Mon 30 Nov 2015
Concert Hall

The Tiger Lillies’ genre-defying brand of other-worldly vocals and unnerving…

Bianca Casady & The C.i.A.

Tue 1 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

Fresh from David Byrne’s Meltdown at Southbank Centre, Bianca Casady steps…

SPECTRUM: Sam Walker

Wed 2 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

Supported by Collectress and Dan Smith

Akala

Thu 3 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

Akala shows why he’s an artist that brings more to the UK rap game than most.…

The Forest

Thu 3 - Sat 5 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

Journey through a mystical forest in this multi-sensory adventure created…

Paul Foot - By The Yard

Fri 4 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

'Welcome to my Retrospective. This year I really want to revisit three of my…

Paul Foot - Still Life

Sat 5 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

'Welcome to my Retrospective. This year I really want to revisit three of my…

Kevin Bridges

Sat 5 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Kevin Bridges returns to the road with a brand new show A Whole Different Story…

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Pre concert interview

Sun 6 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Pre-concert Interview on stage from 1.45pm

Brighton Dome Tea Dance

Sun 6 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

We transport you back to the elegant age of the 1920s and 1930s at our ever-popular…

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra.

Sun 6 Dec 2015

Martin Owen Horn

Paul Foot - Kenny Larch is Dead

Sun 6 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

'Welcome to my Retrospective. This year I really want to revisit three of my…

Cardinal Newman Catholic School Evening of Celebration

Mon 7 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Cardinal Newman Catholic School present their annual evening of celebration

The B Collective

Tue 8 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

Christmas day has finally arrived; the house is aglow with fairy lights, the…

Andy Parsons

Wed 9 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

With four sell out national tours, three DVD releases and a special for Comedy…

Kate Rusby at Christmas

Fri 11 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Forever proud to call herself folk singer, Kate Rusby’s beautiful, expressive…

Crafty Christmas

Sat 12 Dec 2015
Foyer

Two afternoons of seasonal arts and crafts, making Christmas decorations and…

Snuggle-up Storytelling

Sat 12 Dec 2015
Founders Room

Festive tales to warm the hearts of your little-ones.

The Panto Game

Sat 12 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

Andrew Barnett Jones makes up stories for loads of top TV shows including The…

Brighton Festival Chorus

Sat 12 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Conductor James MorganMezzo Juliette PochinTenor Nicky Spence

Herbie Flowers' Jazz Breakfast

Sun 13 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your weekend mornings. Herbie will…

Little Worlds of Music at Christmas

Sun 13 Dec 2015
Founders Room

We regret to inform you that this event has been cancelled.

Noel Fielding

Sun 13 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Due to high demand, Noel Fielding (The Mighty Boosh, Never Mind The Buzzcocks,…

Josh Widdicombe

Tue 15 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

Josh Widdicombe, that guy from the TV comedy shows with the curly hair, is…

Bennewitz Quartet

Sun 20 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

Dussek String Quartet No.3 in E flat major, Op.60Janácek String Quartet No.1,…

A Christmas Carol - Touch Tour

Sun 20 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

A fun and unique adaptation of Dickens’ classic Christmas tale. Box Clever’s…

Midwinter Ceilidh

Tue 22 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

The best-loved winter knees-up on the block. Anyone who’s ever been to this…

Herbie Flowers Jazz Breakfast

Sun 27 Dec 2015
Corn Exchange

Rise and shine for the best way to spend your weekend mornings. Herbie will…

Flown

Sat 19 - Sun 27 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

The hit circus show returns for Christmas after wowing Brighton Festival

Treason Show Christmas Special

Sun 27 - Thu 31 Dec 2015
Studio Theatre

Brighton’s favourite satirical comedy show is back with their annual ‘best-of’…

New Year’s Eve Viennese Gala

Thu 31 Dec 2015
Concert Hall

Barry Wordsworth ConductorKiandra Howarth Soprano

Little Worlds of Music

Wed 18 Feb - Wed 23 Mar 2016
Founders Room

Come and make music with your little ones! In these workshops, we travel from…