Brighton Festival – Review: Human by Extraordinary Bodies, at Brighton Dome

Entering the auditorium accompanied by headsets for each audience member (provided by Silent Disco King), promised a new kind of experience for this one off performance of Human from the company Extraordinary Bodies. This impressive new show last night at Brighton Dome offered an...
Posted On 26 May 2022 at 10:17 am

Brighton Festival – Preview: Human by Extraordinary Bodies, at Brighton Dome

Human the show is here in Brighton for one night only, and it is tomorrow – Wednesday 25th May. Part circus, part serenade, part cinema, Human is about the small moments that shape us. On a stage set with a trapeze, circus rope and set of drums, four performers start to...
Posted On 24 May 2022 at 8:32 pm

Brighton Festival Review: Circa: Sacre – Theatre Royal, Brighton

This UK premiere of Sacre brings 10 elite performers from Australian company Circa Contemporary Circus to Brighton’s Theatre Royal this week. This astounding show is an entirely new response to what we know as circus. Comprising a stark monochrome staging with sudden and...
Posted On 24 May 2022 at 7:40 pm

Brighton Festival – Preview: Andy and the Odd Socks, Brighton Dome

Want something fun to do with your kids today at Brighton Festival? Come and join one of the most popular young children’s bands for a show full of fun and laughter. Andy and the Odd Socks star in their own Cbeebies/CBBC show Andy and the Band, where they help their fans...
Posted On 22 May 2022 at 10:34 am

Brighton Festival – Preview: Circa: Sacre at Theatre Royal, Brighton

This UK premiere taking place at Brighton’s Theatre Royal, is a new production from the Australian company Circa Contemporary Circus. This show, Sacre invokes a version of composer Stravinsky’s seminal ‘The Rite of Spring’, updating and bringing to the circus...
Posted On 22 May 2022 at 10:23 am

Brighton Fringe Review – Performance: My Heart is a Spark at Phoenix Art Space

Paul Macauley’s new show My Heart is a Spark (By Hello Strawberry) begins with him half-crouched, hands in front of his face, before sliding them apart like opening doors, and launching into a dance routine to Call Me Maybe. It’s a sweet, cheesy gesture that could signal the...
Posted On 17 May 2022 at 5:52 am

A warm welcome by the ‘bright onions’! Nouvelle Vague hits town.

NOUVELLE VAGUE +BLACK LILYS – CHALK, BRIGHTON 16.3.22 A warm welcome by the ‘bright onions’! So, what a night! I mean, it’s amazing to be anywhere really at the moment, but to attend a gig, cancelled and planned after a two year hiatus, for a band who are now celebrating...
Posted On 18 Mar 2022 at 10:30 am