Music, Performance and Dance
Venue B. Launch Gig
Sat 21st October / 6:30-10pm / Free / Sign up required
Kicking off B.fest’s dedicated gig space, Venue B launches B.fest with visitors from out of town, local line-up and some familiar favourites. Line up includes – Party in the valley, CCYS Band, Blue Bottles, Melomaniacs, The innovations, Scarr.
Venue B. + BIMM Gig
Mon 23rd October / 7:30-10pm / Free / Sign up required
In collaboration with the BIMM Institute, Venue B offers a night of new music, student vibes and brilliant musicians. Advance booking recommended.
Venue B Open Mic New Music Night
Tue 24th October / 7-9pm / Free / Drop in
Many musicians, new instruments and a just a few weeks to work it out! A night of musical collaboaration across genres, instruments and experience. Bringing together new musicians from across the county, YLG brings you new music night. Following it, open-mic: bring your instruments, voice or band, and join in!
Wed 25th October / 7-9pm / Sign up / £5 entry
For one night only, X-CITE are back!. The boys from X-Cite, the original Venue B night, are back in town to help celebrate 10 years of B.fest. DJ’s include Sam Wiseman, B2B, Benjy Adamn, AC!D and Chai J. Ticket £5 in advance. Sell-out guaranteed!
Venue B Monster Mash: Halloween Band Night
Thurs 26th October / 7-10pm / Sign up / £5 entry
Get your spooky on with the Monster Mash, hallooween themed band night. Come in costume, get down to halloween Hits and win prizes for the best dressed band and best dressed audience. Run by the bands for you, the audience. Treat or treat? You decide!
Demo Recording Session
Mon 23rd October / 4-7pm / Free / Sign up required
One band gets the chance to record a demo of one of their songs… If you would like to be considered for this amazing opportunity, drop us a message on the BYC instagram by Wednesday 18th October saying why you think it should be you! All styles and genres considered.
Wed 25th October / 4-6pm / Free / Sign up required
Are you an independent band/musician and looking to find more gigs, build an audience, improve your social media or get playlisted? This is your chance to ask some industry professionals for some support and feedback. Bring your music and any questions you might have.
B.fest 23 Finale Gig
Fri 27th October / 7:30-10pm / Free / Sign up
Venue B finishes B.fest with the final gig of the week!
Made From Skratch Open Mic Theatre Night @ The Actors, Brighton
Mon 23rd October / 6:30-8pm / Free / Sign up required
Made From Skratch invites young performers from Brighton & beyond to share their work in a professional fringe theatre: Improv, theatre, devised pieces, new writing, stand-up comedy and spoken word. Polished act or work in progress, a night of all things performance. Reserve your ticket and be part of the audience for this unmissable show. If you’re between 13-20 and think you could to perform, drop us an email or fill in the online form
Kapow! Wrestling: Live Wrestling Back in Brighton
Sun 29th October / Doors at 2.30pm Show 3 – 5pm / B.fest wristband holders £5 / Adults £12 / Booking essential.
Kapow and SWF are coming back to the Brighton Youth Centre for another afternoon of hard hitting, high flying action! We bring you the best wrestling in the UK including tag team and one on one matches. Booking essential.
KLH Dance Presents: LEGENDS
Mon 23rd October / 5:30-6:30pm / Free / Sign up required
Street, jazz, tap and contemporary dance performance inspired by legendary and iconic songs and artists including Prince, The Specials, Cardi B and Lady Gaga.
Play in a Day
Frid 27th October / 10:30am-6:30pm / Free / Sign up required
A Play in a Day! Exactly what it says – join the company, take up the challenge and make a play, in day! Yes, it is possible!
Led by Tanushak Marah, Director of Award winning youth theatre company Third Space, this is for those who have before, those who’d like to try and those who know they should. Calling aspiring actors, music-makers, improvisers, facilitators and producer types.
Ages 13-23, open to all.