Brighton Festival Review – Music: New Regency Orchestra at Brighton Dome

They smashed it! Only formed in 2021, the New Regency Orchestra came, saw and conquered their biggest gig so far at Brighton Dome on Sunday night for Brighton Festival. Since their formation, only one year ago (how have they been so productive in such a short time?!), this very...
Posted On 17 May 2022 at 6:09 am

New Regency Orchestra

Looking forward to this event tomorrow! Featuring a formidable and evolving cast of jazz and Latin music talent, the New Regency Orchestra play a hard-blowing style for hard times. The NRO takes its inspiration from New York’s melding of Jazz and Latin from the 50s to the 70s...
Posted On 14 May 2022 at 3:08 pm

Wild Tales for Weird Folk review

Not having heard of either The Embers Collective or Stumble Trip Theatre previously, this felt like an unexpected shot in the dark, but what a breath of uproarious fresh air it was! Bouncing on to the Bosco Spiegeltent stage in Brighton yesterday with an opening stand up...
Posted On 14 May 2022 at 2:07 pm

Camille O’Sullivan review

Camille O’Sullivan – Brighton Spiegeltent Friday 13th May 9pm  First becoming aware of this versatile performer, actor (and former architect and portrait painter!) over a decade ago through her performances in the award winning and popular La Clique cabaret, I was...
Posted On 14 May 2022 at 1:31 pm

Camille O’Sullivan

Born in London of a French mother and Irish father, Performer – Singer and Actor Camille O’Sullivan moved to Cork, Ireland when she was a child. Previously an award-winning architect and portrait painter Irish/French Camille O’Sullivan is known for her...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 7:05 am

Wild Tales for Weird Folk

Wild Tales for Weird Folk is a new performance coming to Brighton Fringe this year from London based group, The Embers Collective. Drawing from a growing contingent of between 20-25 storytellers, musicians, poets, clowns and performers, The Embers Collective have been putting on...
Posted On 11 May 2022 at 6:48 am

The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians

CONTEMPORARY MUSIC Coming to Brighton for one night only tomorrow, The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians group is a  celebration of Syrian culture with beautiful strings, contagious rhythms, and soaring vocals. Comprising some of the country’s finest orchestral musicians, The...
Posted On 10 May 2022 at 6:36 pm

Spiegel: Heart of the Fringe

Spiegel: Heart of the Fringe By The Establishment with Beach Without Sand Wednesday 11th May 2022 Cabaret and Variety This upcoming performance and comedy show taking place at Brighton’s Spiegeltent is a special charity showcase for the organisation Clowns Without Borders,...
Posted On 09 May 2022 at 3:47 pm

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

Caroline Criado Perez at The Old Market

I was due to attend The Old Market’s Reigning Women diverse programme of events celebrating women, in March 2020, just before the first lockdown. So this then, is the reboot. This Reigning Women annual showcase is a genre-spanning mini-season of shows and events that are...
Posted On 25 Nov 2021 at 3:53 pm
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