Sarah Keyworth charms at the Komedia

Since first performing stand-up at university, Sarah has fast become one of comedy’s brightest talents. Having already been a Funny Women runner-up, 2018 saw Sarah take her debut hour, Dark Horse, to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. A thoughtful and hilarious meditation on gender,...
Posted On 20 Feb 2020 at 9:35 pm

Stewart Lee: Joyfully Surreal

Stewart Lee Snowflake/Tornado, Brighton Dome February 2020 “I can write jokes, they just don’t interest me” Stewart Lee says part way through this show. Stewart Lee’s Snowflake/Tornado has no need to rely on Lee’s interest in writing jokes. Instead, the audience are taken on a...
Posted On 20 Feb 2020 at 3:59 pm

Super Sunday – THE show in Brighton this Christmas!

This winter season’s exciting new circus event for kids and families at the Brighton Dome has started, heralding the start of the school holidays! With performances from 17th – 27th December, this madcap group of Finnish acrobats bring a festive flavour to the city...
Posted On 20 Dec 2019 at 2:42 pm

Brand New Festival of Solo Theatre hits Lewes

Lewes Festival of Solo Theatre 2019 Nov 8-10, Lewes New School They say everyone’s got at least one novel in them. But for actors it’s closer to being a Solo Show. Lewes is home to award-winning Something Underground Theatre co. Jonathan Brown, its artistic director...
Posted On 27 Oct 2019 at 2:49 pm

Happy Halloween at Brighton Open Market – Free families event

Happy Halloween at Brighton Open Market 31st October 2019 1-4pm   Brighton Open Market and the Balcony Studios, Marshalls Row, Brighton BN2 4GU   A free afternoon of trick or treating, wicked creative workshops, spooky storytelling, music and awards for the best costumes.     The...
Posted On 02 Oct 2019 at 10:55 am

Vox Pops day – Brighton and Sussex hospitals memories collection day

As part of the Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals (BSUH) heritage project, Strike a Light – Arts & Heritage will be at Jubilee Library (alongside the Nimbus exhibition about BSUH history) to collect oral histories of experiences of the hospital. We are seeking...
Posted On 14 Aug 2019 at 4:41 pm

Shalom Sussex Symposium

Strike a Light – Arts & Heritage is hosting a one day symposium for the Shalom Sussex – Jewish People in WWI project on 10th December from 2-7pm. This event is free to attend but booking required:...
Posted On 12 Aug 2019 at 12:30 pm

An interview with: Tanushka Marah, director of Windmill Young Actors

Tanushka Marah, director of Windmill Young Actors, winners of the Outstanding Award for Theatre at Brighton Fringe 2017, talks to us about her upcoming production of Romeo and Juliet – with a twist! Hi Tanushka, your new production of Romeo and Juliet starts this weekend....
Posted On 15 Jul 2019 at 3:49 pm

Review: Love Supreme 2019 – The Highs and the Lowdown

Arriving somewhat delayed on the Saturday, I rushed to catch Cinematic Orchestra – the byword for quality and eclecticism – on the main stage. Let me attempt to describe: drum’n’bass rhythms, then ambience and soulful vocals. Looping layering saxophones reach a noise threshold,...
Posted On 11 Jul 2019 at 6:29 pm

Love for Lauren Reigns Supreme – Sunday at Love Supreme 2019

Despite the slow start to Sunday at Love Supreme, mostly due to the chillier weather and occasional drizzle, the day soon picked up and for me was really kicked off by Mahalia, with her light and cheerful set and friendly chatter. As the weather took a turn for the better, so did...
Posted On 11 Jul 2019 at 3:44 pm