PREVIEW: Alternative burlesque phenomenon hits soho

The SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque tour has been wowing audiences across the globe with its tongue-in-cheek humour, raw sexuality, and stunning choreography. This January, after a decade-long wait, and fresh from a nationwide tour of America, UK SuicideGirls fans will finally...

PREVIEW: Blue Camel Club

It’s party time at Carousel’s regular club night for people with learning disabilities. THE LINE-UP includes four piece metal rockers Zombie Crash, duo Sabien Gator and the mighty Carousel Singers plus guest artists, DJ’s, video mapping showcase and much more. Go prepared to...

PREVIEW: Briefs: ‘The Second Coming’ at the Old Market

Take six Australian hunks and one New Yorker of differing shapes and sizes, add a fierce portion of drag and mischievous masculinity, infuse with dancing, tumbling, juggling, acro-balancing, trapeze, hula hooping, lip syncing, six-inch heels, cover in sequins frocks and glamour,...

Winter Pride UK Arts Awards 2014

The second Winter Pride UK Arts Awards will be hosted by Irish broadcasting personality Brendan Courtney at Tobacco Dock in East London on Saturday, November 15. Winter Pride UK, a unique celebration of creativity and a dazzling display of the finest performance and visual arts,...

PREVIEW: A Christmas Nutcracker

This is English National Ballet’s 11th production of Nutcracker since it performed its first full length Nutcracker in 1950, its founding year. Since then, English National Ballet has established the tradition of performing Nutcracker at Christmas every year.

World’s first World Ballet Day to be hosted online.

October 1 marks a first as five of the world’s leading ballet companies host World Ballet Day. Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, The Royal Ballet, The National Ballet of Canada and San Francisco Ballet will each stream a live behind the scenes performance from their...

Circus Street regeneration receives planning permission

Plans for the regeneration of Circus Street have been given the green light. Brighton & Hove Planning Committee voted in favour of the scheme to develop the derelict municipal market in the city centre, a project developers claim will inject £200m into the economy and create...

REVIEW: Dance: Casting Traces

It was a subtly disturbing piece, full of reflection and meta reflection, us watching - being watching - watching ourselves watching while being watched, in the end it spiralled into softness, a mirror in a mirror, and I allowed the dancers the music and the ever moving set to...
Posted On 30 Aug 2014

PREVIEW: Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games

Flatley confirms he is bringing his new production to Brighton Centre during the 2015 UK Tour. Michael Flatley’s Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games – a spectacular new staging of the traditional master piece will return to the UK for a nationwide tour playing 18 venues next year....

PREVIEW: The Blue Camel Club at Brighton Corn Exchange

Blue Camel Club – a Carousel project – will be hosting a club night on Monday, June 23 at Brighton Corn Exchange. Picture the scene. A massive dance floor in a beautiful old building in central Brighton. On stage the brilliant dance tunes of The Dancing Rock Queens, TV sensation...

The Warren: Pop up Venue: Review

The Warren: Main House: Russell Place, East Brighton, BN1 2RG Pop up Venue & Bar One of Brighton’s most anticipated Pop-up venues (Winner, Best Venue 2012) plonks itself down in the throbbing staggering heart of Brighton with some of the best theatre, cabaret, comedy &...
Posted On 08 May 2014

COPPERDOLLAR: Fringe: Review

This was a fun night out and a great start to the Festival, a whole lot of silly madness wrapped up in a Day of the Dead whirling Mexican theme, the wonderful mirrored delights of the cool Spiegel tent and a great atmosphere
Posted On 07 May 2014

PREVIEW: LGBT themed events during Brighton Fringe 2014

Brighton Fringe 2014 are hosting 38 LGBT themed events during this years festival.   Below is a roundup of all the events on offer, starting from the first scheduled event, and cascading in date order: Speaking Volumes: HIV+ Life Stories When: May 4,11,18, 25 June 1, 8: 11-5pm. ...

Cheek2Cheek to dance at European Championships

Cheek2Cheek, Brighton’s LGBT Ballroom and Latin Dance Club are to compete at the European Same-Sex Dance Championships in Blackpool. A team of five couples are taking their show dance, first performed at Cheek2Cheek’s Annual Ball last January, to Blackpool, the home of...
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