The Puppets of Jiangsu

The Puppets of Jiangsu

Announcing an afternoon of extraordinary puppetry delights performed for you by Jiangsu Puppet Troupe, in a first UK visit from China's largest arts company. You'll have to be quick as they play just one show at this year’s Brighton Fringe... 

BSMS Medic Revue

BSMS Medic Revue

We're back! The Medic Revue returns for its 12th year! Written, cast and crewed solely by students at BSMS, the show will take you through an exploration of medicine and the NHS in a way that will leave you laughing for hours! Containing comedy sketches, songs and videos accessible to all, we'll leave you wondering why we didn't pursue comedy instead... 

The State of Us

The State of Us

Fan Dance Theatre Company, Theatre inc. and The Magic Chocolate Show are collaborating as Danceability Collective for Brighton Fringe 2018. The three companies are from Brighton and Chichester and all of us exist to enable performers with disabilities to share their talent and inspire their audiences... 

Frankenstein

Frankenstein

Split into four different personas, BUDS' latest production explores the fractured psyche and the motivation behind what makes a monster. 

BSMS Medic Revue

BSMS Medic Revue

We're back! The Medic Revue returns for its 11th year! Written, cast and crewed solely by students at BSMS, the show will take you through an exploration of medicine and the NHS in a way that will leave you laughing for hours! Containing comedy sketches, songs and videos accessible to all, we'll leave you wondering why we didn't pursue comedy instead... 

Thomas Wolfe Presents: The Brighton Fringe Poets

Thomas Wolfe Presents: The Brighton Fringe Poets

Local author and poet Thomas Wolfe presents a night of spoken word, poetry and storytelling from some of Brighton's best poets. Having searched the open-mic scene to find the best authors the city has to offer, Thomas Wolfe is proud to bring these acts to the stage for an unforgettable literary event... 

BSMS Medic Revue 2016

BSMS Medic Revue 2016

After nine sell-out years, the BSMS Medic Revue returns with its biggest show yet! Written, cast and crewed by medical students who explore life in medicine through comedy sketches, songs and videos... 

Refugee Rights and Community Responses

Refugee Rights and Community Responses

Brighton prides itself at being a ‘sanctuary on sea’, but who gets to come to the UK? How do they get here, what are their expectations, and who decides whether they stay? These questions are explored through a mixture of theatre, audiovisuals, talks and debate. 

Every Child is Different

Every Child is Different

Did you know a silent revolution is happening in medicine? Join us for a fun day of games and activities with Same Sky to explore how genes work. Find out how healthcare designed for each of us, as individuals, could be better than the traditional ‘one-size-fits all’ approach. 

TTIP: What Price the EU-US Trade Agreement?

TTIP: What Price the EU-US Trade Agreement?

Will the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership bring growth, jobs and prosperity, or will it kill democracy? A debate with Jacqueline Minor (European Commission), John Hilary (War on Want) and Prof David Schneiderman (Toronto), chaired by Prof Marie-Bénédicte Dembour. 

Brighton Photomarathon

Brighton Photomarathon

One day photography competition. Test your creativity, endurance and photography skills in a fun and original way. You have 12 hours to take 12 photographs with 12 given titles. Enter in a team or individually... 

iF Not Now, When?

iF Not Now, When?

A day of provocations and presentations: creating a diverse future and raising the profile of disabled artists. Who are the champions? How can artists access funding? Join the conversation, see things differently, take part, and change perceptions in a day of talking, doing and making a difference. 

Follow Suit

Follow Suit

A madcap frenzy of physical comedy with a political bite. In this absurd office, nothing is more important than avoiding the skeletons in the stationery cupboard. Leap on the desks... 

Tribal Remix

Tribal Remix

Experience the diversity and energy of tribal fusion belly dance. Tribal Remix returns with another outstanding line-up of world renowned dancers. Celebrating the eclectic elements of this dance style and the vibrancy of our global community... 

BSMS Medic Revue

BSMS Medic Revue

The BSMS Medic Revue is back again after 8 sell-out years with a brand new show! This comedy performance encompasses medical humour in the form of sketches, live music and videos, and is always a hit at Brighton Fringe... 

Graphic Brighton: Drawing in the Margins

Graphic Brighton: Drawing in the Margins

Friday 1 May and Saturday 2 May Graphic Brighton and Myriad Editions present an evening and day of graphic novelists and comic creators who all ‘draw in the margins’, their work giving voice to otherwise marginalised or under-represented groups... 

Brighton Writes

Brighton Writes

Brighton Writes presents a series of literary events, including: (8 May) ‘Competitions and the Journey to Publication’ - a salon to discuss the role of competitions in writers’ early careers, with Isabel Ashdown, author of ‘Glasshopper’ and ‘Hurry Up and Wait’; and (30 May) the launch of our Creative Writing Anthology and a major new short story/poetry competition, to be judged by Peter James... 

Brighton Writes

Brighton Writes

Brighton Writes presents a series of literary events, including: (daytime) flash fiction writing workshop ‘A Story in a Day’, with Linda McVeigh, winner of the Asham Award in 2011 and Charleston Small Wonder Slam in 2007 and 2011; (evening) open-mic Short Story Slam on the theme of ‘Then/Now’ at the Sallis Benney Theatre – come ready to read, or just to listen... 

Goldifox

Goldifox

Stories are magical, they change every time they are told and this one is full of surprises! Our storyteller is interrupted by a naughty puppet who wants to be part of the show, the main part... 

Bette Bourne: It Goes with the Shoes

Bette Bourne: It Goes with the Shoes

'Bette Bourne: It Goes with the Shoes' paints an uproarious and moving portrait of an engaging and charismatic gay hero. With acclaimed playwright Mark Ravenhill as a guide, the film sheds light on a hidden part of gay history; from the early meetings of the Gay Liberation Front; to the first mass gay protests in Europe; to life in a gay drag commune and a European road trip with drag superstars, The Bloolips, a real life, Priscilla Queen of the Desert style adventure. 

Brighton and Sussex Medic Revue

Brighton and Sussex Medic Revue

The BSMS Medic Revue is back again after 7 sell-out years with a brand new show! This comedy performance encompasses medical humour in the form of sketches, live music and videos, and is always a hit at Brighton Fringe... 

Brighton Photomarathon

Brighton Photomarathon

A photography competition with a twist: you have 12 hours to take 12 photos on 12 given topics. Topics are kept secret until reveal time every 4 hours but there is plenty of room for creativity... 

Tribal Remix

Tribal Remix

The ‘Remix’ element of Tribal Remix really can’t be emphasised enough. Instead of the typical Eastern, jangling, sensual, narrative-based performance I was expecting, the show was a constant showcase of varying dance styles...