Ella Morris Brighton Dome commission for Brighton & Hove Pride 2019 Artwork

Brighton Dome Unveils Public Artwork for Pride 2019

26 Jul 2019

A new public artwork celebrating the LGBTQ+ community is being unveiled to celebrate Brighton & Hove Pride 2019. The illustration has been commissioned by Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival, following an open call to local artists to create a mural on the building’s New Road hoardings. The large-scale…

A glimpse into our fabulous performance history

24 Jul 2019

As the city gears up for Brighton & Hove Pride 2019 we took a look at some of the many LGBTQI+ artists that have graced our stages during our 152 year-history as a performance venue.Douglas Byng’s last ever performance, Brighton Dome Pavilion Theatre, 1986Douglas Coy Byng (1893 to 1987) was a cabaret megastar. Aged…
Miss Rep presents Mirror Mirror

Miss Represented Exhibition & Screening Puts Young Women in the Picture

19 Jul 2019

A group of young women taking part in Miss Represented, Brighton Dome’s award-winning creative learning project, are staging an exhibition and film screening at the Depot in Lewes from 30 July to 4 August 2019. Mirror Mirror explores identity and perception faced by young women today and the many different sides…
Get into music with Brighton & Hove Music & Arts

Young Brighton & Hove Musicians Selected for Prestigious Concerts

8 Jul 2019

Talented young musicians from Brighton and Hove are about to go on tour in Western Bohemia, performing at the prestigious Czech Museum of Music this July. The tour is part of Brighton & Hove Music & Arts (BHMA) programme of activities for students performing with Brighton Youth Orchestra and Brighton &…

Royal Pavilion Estate Works Update: Brighton Dome Corn Exchange and Studio Theatre

5 Jul 2019

R Durtnell & Sons Ltd, the contractor working on the refurbishment of Brighton Dome Corn Exchange and Studio Theatre, has ceased work on site and is putting together proposals for a company voluntary arrangement. Brighton & Hove City Council has taken back the site and made it secure. They are committed to…
Icebreaker: Apollo at Brighton Dome

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landings at Brighton Dome

3 Jul 2019

Everyone went mad for the moon in Queen’s Park at this year’s Brighton Festival so why not enjoy a weekend of moon related events for all ages to celebrate the official anniversary of the Apollo moon landings.Fifty years ago, on 20 July 1969, Neil A. Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin marked a major milestone in scientific…

Brighton Dome’s autumn season packed with international artists & home-grown talent

1 Jul 2019

Brighton Dome is hosting some of the world’s most renowned performers, authors and artists in our venue this autumn, coming from Africa, Australia, Canada, Europe and USA to showcase their new work live in Brighton. Australian stand-up and Netflix sensation Hannah Gadsby performs Douglas, a tale about…