War Horse / Daily – ends Sat 10th Feb
The National Theatre’s highly acclaimed production of War Horse comes to Brighton Centre. This highly emotional, technically ground-breaking and visually stunning performance, the adult adaptation of a children’s book, illustrates the horrors of war in bold imagery and features the puppetry of South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company who recreate equine mannerisms down to the smallest and most realistic detail.
Algorhythm / Weds 7th Feb / The Hope and Ruin
A new monthly DJ night curated by the Resident team, this brings you tasty morsels from a banquet of recent releases spanning World music, Alt, Rock, Indie, Electronic and much more that musos will adore. A glorious pairing of Brighton institutions with their ears to the ground, sharing their findings with lucky customers. Craft beers and vegan food available from the Beelzebab kitchen.
Strategy – Rollin Beatz / Thurs 15th / The Volks
DJs Trixx and Sparks Fly guest at this regular Thursday night drum and bass platform from The Volks. Specialising in Jump Up, Tech, Liquid and everything in-between, bass hounds will find plenty here to keep them going well into Friday, housed in two rooms of ‘unpretentious, unadulterated clubbing’. Get to the seafront for cheap drinks and quality sounds, and start making some waves!
Brighton Tattoo Convention / Sat 24th & Sun 25th Feb
The Brighton Centre
The Brighton Tattoo Convention hits its 11th year! A highlight of Brighton’s events calendar, drawing artists from all over the world to feature their work on willing attendees (6000 expected!).
Alongside needles prepped to ink in all styles (dotwork, neo trad, trash polka, realism, the fashionable watercolour, etc), live music, haircuts, seminars, and an indoor food court also feature.