Sixth Sense Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Sixth Sense Preview

Georgia Grace - December 1, 2017

Coming to The Old Market this weekend is yet another excitingly unique performance: Sixth Sense. Performer Luke Jermay is a distinguished mentalist and mind-reader. His official website…

The Badger meets… Hidden Orchestra
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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The Badger meets… Hidden Orchestra

Rhys Baker - December 1, 2017

Ahead of his homecoming show at the Attenborough Centre for Creative Arts on campus, we caught up with multi-instrumentalist composer and producer Joe Acheson, who conducts the…

The Death of Stalin Review
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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The Death of Stalin Review

Michael Humphreys - November 30, 2017

In terms of body count, Stalin is responsible for more deaths than Hitler and the Nazis. So why make a comedy about the demise of, arguably, the…

Sónar Festival celebrates 25 years by sending music into Space
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Sónar Festival celebrates 25 years by sending music into Space

Rhys Baker - November 30, 2017

Sónar Festival celebrates 25 years by sending music into space. They are also looking for budding producers to send in extraterrestrial compositions. To celebrate their 25th birthday,…

Wolf Alice review: A band of quiet confidence at the Dome
Arts, Music
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Arts, Music
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Wolf Alice review: A band of quiet confidence at the Dome

Alex Leissle - November 30, 2017

The state of indie rock today presents a densely packed field of artists, each one trying to make more noise than the last; trying to hang on…

Is ‘sequelitis’ consuming Western cinema?
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Is ‘sequelitis’ consuming Western cinema?

Sophie Coppenhall - November 30, 2017

When examining the immediate context of television and cinema, it is fairly straightforward to identify trends in theme and genre. In order to land a successful production,…

The Golden Age of Dystopian Literature
Arts, Books
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Arts, Books
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The Golden Age of Dystopian Literature

Shiri Reuben - November 28, 2017

Orwell’s 1984 cult classic is back in fashion these days – bringing nostalgia to a newer, much younger readership. Everything that is old is new, from novels…

Simon Amstell: What is This? Review
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Simon Amstell: What is This? Review

Georgia Grace - November 25, 2017

Simon Amstell came to the Brighton Dome last weekend on his UK stand-up tour: What Is This? The comedian best known for hosting Never Mind the Buzzcocks,…

Stand-Up History Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Stand-Up History Preview

Georgia Grace - November 25, 2017

A fun-filled mix of history and comedy is coming to Brighton’s Komedia next week. Dreamt up by Alex Farrow, at the time a History, Politics and R.E.…

Clog-Dancing Miners: Fourteen Days Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Clog-Dancing Miners: Fourteen Days Preview

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - November 23, 2017

After their success at the Brighton Dome last year, BalletBoyz returns to Brighton’s Dome to stun their audience with a high-end performance. In preparation for their arrival at…

Miss Represented: Can You See Me Now? Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Miss Represented: Can You See Me Now? Preview

Fatima Hasan - November 23, 2017

We are told to be certain things in life, to fulfil certain roles, and not challenge what others tell us. Miss Represented works with young women from…

Sexy Review
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Sexy Review

Lucy Pegg - November 21, 2017

As the audience enters the auditorium, ‘Lady Marmalade’ blares from the speakers. Moments later a woman appears apologetically in her underwear. It is as apt an introduction…

Notorious Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Notorious Preview

Ketan Jha - November 18, 2017

‘Challenging’ is certainly one way to describe Lauren Barri Holstein’s work.  As a lecturer and PhD student at Queen Mary University London in 2015, she screened a…

The Kite Runner Review
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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The Kite Runner Review

Alison Collins - November 17, 2017

Matthew Spanglerʼs first foray into adapting text for stage came 22 years ago, at the University of Sussex, with a performance of Conradʼs Heart of Darkness. Fast…

“All the world’s a stage. And all the men and women merely players” – Between theatre and reality
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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“All the world’s a stage. And all the men and women merely players” – Between theatre and reality

Georgia Grace - November 16, 2017

Tragedy. Farce. Stage fright. The language of traditional theatre is threaded through our everyday vocabulary. You may not have ever stepped foot in a theatre, but you…

Punk, poetry and performance: Thinking Queer Review
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Punk, poetry and performance: Thinking Queer Review

Louisa Streeting - November 16, 2017

How do you imagine the contemplations of the Bloomsbury Group in a modern cultural climate? The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts (ACCA) achieved exactly that, showcasing…

Oliver’s Brighton: Harry Potter shop opens in North Laine
Culture, Lifestyle
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Culture, Lifestyle
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Oliver’s Brighton: Harry Potter shop opens in North Laine

Lucy Pegg - November 16, 2017

Brighton’s North Laine has moved one step closer to becoming Diagon Alley with the opening of Oliver’s Brighton. The Harry Potter based wizarding shop opened last Saturday…

Hillary Clinton: What Happened? Review
Arts, Books
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Arts, Books
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Hillary Clinton: What Happened? Review

Edward Bains - November 15, 2017

Hillary Clinton was in the UK in recent weeks, promoting her newly released memoir of the 2016 Presidential Election, ‘What Happened’. In this intimate account, she outlines…

Simon Amstell: What is This? Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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Simon Amstell: What is This? Preview

Georgia Grace - November 14, 2017

This weekend, critically-acclaimed comedian Simon Amstell will be visiting the Brighton Dome on his UK tour of stand-up show What is This?. Amstell rose to prominence on…

A Thousand Faces Preview
Arts, Film & Theatre
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Arts, Film & Theatre
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A Thousand Faces Preview

Ketan Jha - November 14, 2017

India’s tradition of dance-theatre is wrapped up in a contested historical narrative.  A masterful mix of storytelling and footwork — or recitation and gesture — Kathak weaves…