Comedy and Stand Up at Brighton Dome

31 Dec 2019

In need of some belly laughs? With an epic array of stand up and comedy events lined up, we’ve got you sorted. Check out which of your favourite comedians are coming to Brighton Dome..Live at Brighton Dome Sat 21 MarLive at Brighton Dome returns this March with Mock the Week panellist Ed Gamble, the star of The…
Brighton Dome used as a military hospital for wounded Indian soldiers during World War I

A look back at 2019: A celebration of Brighton Dome’s history

30 Dec 2019

As we continue our exciting journey to restore and reunite the Royal Pavilion Estate buildings and gardens, we have been celebrating our rich history and heritage through a series of heritage events at Brighton Dome. Here is a look-back at events celebrating our history and future:Heritage Organ TourWe opened our…

Brighton Dome Spring 2020 Season

19 Dec 2019

Brighton Dome dives into the new decade with another packed season of music, dance, comedy, film, talks and much more! Highlights include international dance star Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza with new show Evolution. Hot 8 Brass Band who recorded the video for their renowned Sexual…

Look back at 2019: A celebration of Brighton’s community

18 Dec 2019

We are proud to have worked with our city’s communities and hosted events with and for the people of Brighton & Hove. Here’s a look back at our most memorable community events of 2019.Black History Family DayIn collaboration with Brighton & Hove Black History and Brighton Museum & Art Gallery…

Illuminating our history: The Heritage Chandelier Project

17 Dec 2019

Three new magnificent paper chandeliers are hanging in Brighton Dome’s foyer this Christmas. Made by pupils from local primary schools together with Brighton based arts charity Same Sky, we invited hundreds of children to take part in a craft project inspired by Brighton Dome’s unique history. Brighton Dome hasn’t…
Image Credit:The Royal Pavilion and Museums, Brighton and Hove

Royal Pavilion Garden receives National Lottery Heritage Lottery Fund support

10 Dec 2019

Brighton & Hove City Council and The Royal Pavilion & Museums have been awarded initial support and development funding of £214,400 by The National Heritage Lottery Fund in order to progress plans to improve and enhance the historic Royal Pavilion Garden. Improving and protecting the Royal…

Brighton Festival 2020 Guest Director is acclaimed poet Lemn Sissay MBE

6 Dec 2019

Lemn Sissay is a passionate and powerful voice whose performances are humbling and exhilarating.– Kate Tempest, 2017 Brighton Festival Guest DirectorThe acclaimed British and Ethiopian poet, playwright, broadcaster and speaker, Lemn Sissay MBE has been announced as the twelfth Brighton Festival Guest Director,…
Brighton Dome used as a military hospital for wounded Indian soldiers during World War I

Wartime Entertainment at Brighton Dome

3 Dec 2019

While we’ve been transforming Brighton Dome for the future, we have recruited Historical Research Volunteers to dig into our past and uncover stories from our 216-year long history. Heritage volunteer, George Meredith uncovers one of many fascinating stories...During World War I, Brighton Dome operated as a hospital for…
Andrew Comben, Chief Executive of Brighton Dome, Mark Atwell and Terry Ayres, CEO of Sussex Heart Charity

Life-saving defibrillator donated to Brighton Dome in memory of music fan

3 Dec 2019

Brighton Dome has accepted the donation of a new defibrillator to the Concert Hall. Mark and Nigel Atwell gave the life-saving device in memory of their late father, Trevor Atwell who regularly attended concerts at the venue. Trevor passed away at his home in Lancing in the autumn from an unexpected heart condition. Last…