Ballet, romance and the human animal: Fourteen Days Review
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Ballet, romance and the human animal: Fourteen Days Review

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - December 7, 2017

Ballet is about precise and highly formalized steps and gestures. BalletBoyz not only demonstrated high dancing precision, but challenged today’s preconceptions we have of ballet. Fourteen Days…

Miss Represented: Can You See Me Now? Review
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Arts
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Miss Represented: Can You See Me Now? Review

Fatima Hasan - December 7, 2017

Can You See Me Now? is a powerful performance that deals with issues in the social services and policy-making decisions in Britain. With a mixture of heart-wrenching…

Simon Amstell: What is This? Review
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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,…

Clog-Dancing Miners: Fourteen Days Preview
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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
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Arts
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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
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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…

Simon Amstell: What is This? Preview
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Arts
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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…

Sexy Preview
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Arts
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Sexy Preview

Lucy Pegg - November 7, 2017

With Sexy, Vanessa Kisuule arrives at the Brighton Dome ready to ask some probing questions; what do you find sexy, are you sexy, and what does sexy…

Séance Review
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Séance Review

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - November 1, 2017

In darkness: twenty minutes, twenty participants, twenty headphones, and one container - Séance is an audio performance that will send chills down your spine. As a Halloween…

Séance Preview
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Arts
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Séance Preview

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - October 23, 2017

For this year’s Halloween the Brighton Dome is showing an unsettling production that will make you question reality. Séance is a twenty minute show where twenty participants…

Germaine Greer sparks controversy in Brighton
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Germaine Greer sparks controversy in Brighton

Jessica Hubbard - March 15, 2017

Content warning: article quotes transphobic views. Controversy sparked over an International Women's Day talk at Brighton Dome by divisive feminist figure Germaine Greer. Several petitions were launched,…

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Jack Whitehall

The Badger - November 1, 2011

As Jack Whitehall strolled onto the stage to ‘Back in Black’, wearing skinny jeans and attempting to down a pint, shouting ‘It’s Saturday night, let’s all get…

Stephen Fry awarded honorary doctorate
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Stephen Fry awarded honorary doctorate

The Badger - February 7, 2011

Stephen Fry was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Sussex  Chancellor, Sanjeev Bhaskar, at the winter graduation ceremony on Friday 28 January. Joined by almost…

Ellie Goulding live at the Dome
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Ellie Goulding live at the Dome

The Badger - November 29, 2010

Ellie Goulding was the headline act at Brighton Dome with support from Bright Light Bright Light and Sunday Girl, who really warmed the crowd up with some…

Live review: Mumford & Sons
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Live review: Mumford & Sons

The Badger - October 11, 2010

Mumford & Sons 4 October 2010 Brighton Dome The question of authenticity in folk music is age old, and seeing Mumford and Sons live at the Brighton…

Live review: Beethoven with Brighton Philharmonic at the Dome
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Live review: Beethoven with Brighton Philharmonic at the Dome

The Badger - February 22, 2010

It may be said, with the exclusion of cynics and the ill-informed, that there is not one iota of love and passion missing in the music of…

Massive Attack enthral the Dome
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Massive Attack enthral the Dome

The Badger - February 18, 2010

Heligoland was launched after seven years in the making, and the following evening saw Massive Attack kick off their world tour in Brighton, playing to the most…

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If We Go On

The Badger - November 21, 2009

‘The dark stretches before us. There are people waiting. We would like to show you something, but we are not sure how. We are going to tell…

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Simon Amstell

The Badger - November 8, 2009

Simon Amstell and I have the same love life. During the course of his show I came to realize that he and I not only have the…

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Jon Richardson

The Badger - November 7, 2009

As the lights go down at 21:30, a chirpy Lancastrian voice filters out on the tannoy, introducing tonight’s act. Being, judging by the applause, one of the…