Leading the Fringe pack is The Warren, a magical, month-long, pop-up festival site on St Peter’s Green, run by established Brighton production company Otherplace. A beautiful green space in the heart of the city, The Warren combines adult-friendly features including fairy-lit bars, cocktail vans and late-night comedy with a dedicated daytime programme of arts and crafts activities, entertainment and high-quality children’s shows. […]
It’s back! The Brighton Fringe with 60 Family Friendly Shows from 6 May – 5 June
The Moscow State Circus, stars from CBeebies and CBBC, familiar faces from the UK music scene and smash-hit theatre from across the world are coming to Brighton Fringe this year.
The family programme, announced today (24 February) consists of 60 shows across May and the summer half term, […]
Here is a pick of some of the fun stuff going on at the Brighton Fringe during May for 7 – 11 year olds.
Beards! Beards! Beards!
“Beatrix didn’t want a tiara. Beatrix wanted a Beard!”
From New Zealand’s award-winning company Trick of the Light Theatre (‘The Bookbinder’) comes […]
A 9-year-old pupil from Balfour Primary School will see her artwork adorn the cover of 80,000 Brighton Fringe Family Guides after winning the Fringe’s annual art competition.
Betty Durrant, from Fiveways in Brighton, beat around 150 entries for her illustration of a juggling unicyclist balancing on bunting outside the Royal Pavilion. As part of her prize, Betty will receive a Golden Family Ticket […]
Calling all musicians, dancers, jugglers, comedians, actors and all other artists of every shape and form! Monday, 19 October
marks the start of a new year for Brighton Fringe, with registration opening at noon. This will be followed by an evening event at Otherplace at the Basement on Kensington Street from 6pm–8pm, open to anyone thinking about taking part in Brighton Fringe […]
Mapcap musicals, leading performance poets, an outdoor reimagining of Alice in Wonderland and a plethora of theatre, puppet, circus and comedy shows will be entertaining families at Brighton Fringe this year.
The Brighton Fringe kids and youth programme consists of 126 shows and events, which will be staged throughout May and the summer half term at England’s largest arts festival (5 May – […]
Do you know somebody aged 11 or under who loves drawing or painting?
Brighton Fringe is launching a competition to find a talented artist under the age of 11 to design the cover of our 2017 Family Guide. The lucky winner will not only see their work on 80,000 Family Guides distributed across Brighton & Hove, but will also receive a […]
This year’s Brighton fringe promises to be jam packed with kid- friendly shows to entertain the whole family. Expect musical madness with sing-alongs and baby discos, awe-inspiring acrobatics, an adventure playground built by audiences, an assortment of theatre, poetry, puppetry performance and much more!
Highlights include spectacular physical performances from head first acrobatics with their show Arr We There Yet (throughout the […]
Calling all hippo expert enthusiasts! This weird and wonderful family show for all ages will have kids storming the stage. Bring your hippo catchers, because Dr. Zeiffal has most likely lost hers! Let this mad-cap duo of hippo enthusiasts take you and your children on a hunt for the hippo who can never be caught.
An interactive comedy and clown theatre […]
‘Elliot and the Enormous Sneeze’ follows the story of the old man who never (hardly ever) sneezed. Featuring chocolate pudding, live music, magical mucus and ever extendable nose hairs.
A fantastic new adventure for children of all ages from the company that brought you ‘Dr Zeiffal, Dr Zeigal and the Hippo That Can Never be Caught’! Winner: Best