Tag: Brighton Festival

One Man’s Vision

Peter Batten writes about a local man I have been living in Hove for almost nineteen years. One of the rewards which Nikki and I have come to recognise is the ever-growing Brighton Festival. From the year 2000 we began to explore the Open Houses and to admire […]

50th Brighton Festival

Established in 1967, Brighton Festival has become one of the city’s most enduring symbols of inventiveness and celebration over the past half century. Experimental artist and musician Laurie Anderson is this year’s Guest Director. Renowned for her inventive use of technology, Anderson is one of America’s most daring […]

Aung San Suu Kyi

The Whistler – April 2011

Aung San Suu Kyi, this year’s Brighton Festival guest director, sends a message to the festival: “We all think about the Brighton Festival as an occasion for festivities, for diversity, for creativity, for expression, for freedom of expression. This is especially important to us in Burma, who have […]