What’s on this week at Brighton Dome: Festive family activities, Kate Rusby, Katie Melua and more...

3 Dec 2018

This week we have a remarkable of line up of events, including Kate Rusby and Katie Melua. Want to get that festive feeling? Look no further - we have our free Christmas Open Day and Brighton Festival Chorus bring us their annual Christmas Concert. Read on and discover more delights...

Kate Rusby
Tue 4 Dec

Folk singer, Kate Rusby doesn’t fail to connect to her audience through her expressive vocals. The Yorkshire and award-winning artist is known for her interpretation of traditional folk songs and her emotive song writing. Kate will be taking the stage for her special Christmas concert. 

David O’Dohetry – YOU HAVE TO LAUGH
Wed 5 Dec

Irish comedian David O’Dohetry is back on tour with a brand-new show made up of talking and songs played on an 80s keyboard. As seen on BBC2’s Live at The Apollo and Channel 4’s 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown

Katie Melua 
Thu 6 Dec

Katie will be joined by a cast of stellar musicians, as well as members of Gori Women’s Choir who featured in the 2016 album, In Winter. Katie’s performance at Brighton Dome, will include songs from In Winter, alongside brand new recordings and catalogue classics adapted for the stage. 

Katie Melua at Brighton Dome

Christmas Open Day
Sat 8 Dec

Join us for a feast of family-friendly festive cheer at our FREE Christmas Open Day. Bring your favourite Christmas Jumper along for a photoshoot!

John Wilson and the John Wilson Orchestra
Fri 7 Dec

John Wilson’s 70-piece orchestra returns with brand-new show At The Movies. The internationally-renowned Orchestra will be performing Performing Diamonds Are A Girl’s Best Friend, South Pacific, The Sound of Music, ET, The Philadelphia Story, People, The Shadow of Your Smile, There’s No Business Like Showbusiness plus lots more. Joining John Wilson will be guest soloist Kim Criswell. 

John Wilson & The John Wilson Orchestra at Brighton Dome

Pull A Cracker with Brighton Gay Men’s Chorus 
Sat 8 Dec

This year the multi-award-winning Brighton Gay Men’s Chorus are back with their annual Christmas spectacular. Join the boys for some fabulous festive fun. Get practicing!

Brighton Gay Men's Chorus at Brighton Dome

Brighton Festival Chorus: Christmas Concert
Sun 9 Dec

Start your festive celebrations with this annual highlight. Join in our joyful and humorous celebration of the best of Christmas songs and carols and bring your own terrible cracker joke to be read out.


Thu 6 Dec

SPECTRUM is a Brighton Dome music project dedicated to nurturing and cultivating Brighton’s vibrant music scene. Enjoy a range of unplugged performances in the exhibition rooms and listen to local acts in a way that you won’t have experienced before. Performances from: Grapefruit Moon, Spiritcake, Amber Burgoyne, The Underwater Boys, Yumi And The Weather. 


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