A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

When I first heard that TrueStory Theatre would be back with a one man production of A Christmas Carol I felt in parts excited and uneasy. 

Master Your Movement

Master Your Movement

A guided improvisation dance workshop to get in touch with your inner and authentic movement. Reconnect with the voice inside and express yourself through movement. A way to discover new possibilities in your body and connect them on a physical and mental level… 

Körper: Discover Your Body's Identity

Körper: Discover Your Body's Identity

Join us for a dance and physical workshop like no other. To discover yourself. Is there only one truth, only one way of being male and one way of being female? One way to dress, to impress and one way to be successful? Is money the one thing that measures it all? Is there only one system to follow, one direction to go, one winner? Only one goal? Only one view, one opinion, one identity? Only one body? 

Instant Composition Singing Workshop

Instant Composition Singing Workshop

How to improvise a composition together? In this workshop Annelie Koning will help you discover your individual sound. She will give you tools to improvise in a small group, with who you work together towards a short composition… 

Körper (Body)

Körper (Body)

Körper questions the unconscious way most of us live our lives. We all have our own different rituals which serve to reaffirm our idea of self and nurse our ego, but we rarely stop to consider what we actually base our choices on… 

Song of the Sisters

Song of the Sisters

Joske, Annelie and Marthe Koning combine storytelling, movement and song to portray the universal dynamic of the family. A stunning, personal tale, which also takes you effortlessly down your own memory lane… 

Sullied

Sullied

Sullied: to damage the purity or integrity of… What do we do in a world where human tolerance and experience is so conditioned to endure abuse, suffering and pain. Using dance and spoken word this piece dives deep into the world of rape culture, sexuality, gender identity, race polarisation and religion… 

I'd Had Enough So I Killed Him

I'd Had Enough So I Killed Him

A dance/physical theatre solo, inspired by the life of poet and writer Maya Angelou, a woman who fought her whole life for black women, as an activist and feminist. A search for being, seeing and wanting to be seen… 

Harry Clayton Wright: The Fortnight

Harry Clayton Wright: The Fortnight

Harry Clayton-Wright presents a fortnight of durational performances in collaboration with The Spire. Every day for fourteen days, a new work, character, act or ritual is created and performed in front of audiences over an 8 hour period… 

The Spire Festival Bar

The Spire Festival Bar

A festival oasis in the heart of Kemptown, an atmospheric bar stocked by the best local suppliers where you can discover experimental art, unusual performances and out of the ordinary music from 9pm… 

InterACT

InterACT

InterACT is the annual celebration of new work created by, and featuring, final-year theatre students at the University of Chichester. The afternoon/evening will include physical theatre, solo performance, multimedia creations, dance and more… 

Dracula

Dracula

Under the bright light of a full moon, we were drawn towards the eerie tower of The Spire, an old deconsecrated Victorian church in Kemptown that is currently playing host to one of the world’s most infamous monsters: Dracula… 

Museum of Ordinary People

Museum of Ordinary People

A temporary museum of new exhibitions celebrating the ripples that ordinary people leave behind, created through a series of workshops held for members of the public where they learned to creatively archive and curate their own collections; including an archive of possessions of a Brighton woman who lived during the 70s, to the belongings of an artistic mother who died too young... 

Not Somewhere Else

Not Somewhere Else

Monki’s debut performance colours outside the lines of the conventional circus genre. In just an hour, he manages to conjure up a uniquely personal universe in which he combines double pole acrobatics with spoken word, live music, video and a touch of madness... 

Menstronauts Are Go Go!

Menstronauts Are Go Go!

Join theatre artist and academic Marisa Carnesky for a five-day performance workshop to learn about the lost cultural heritage of our menstrual cycles and the important role menstruation has to play in human culture... 

Väkevä / Lyydia (Double Bill)

Väkevä / Lyydia (Double Bill)

Circus up close: experience the power of the strongman and the beauty of the aerial artist in this world premiere from Finland. Audiences are invited to enter a little dome tent to get a very special glimpse into the worlds of these circus disciplines... 

The Spire Festival Bar

The Spire Festival Bar

Step into Brighton’s most atmospheric bar. Experience unusual art, curious performance and live music every night at 9pm whilst sipping the perfect festival cocktail - and it's all for free! Kemptown's newest Brighton Fringe venue located in the glorious St Marks Chapel opens its doors every Friday, Saturday and Bank Holiday Sunday.