PREVIEW: Live Is Alive! @ Brighton Dome, 17/10/2020 – 07/11/2020

Brighton Music Re-takes the Stage

Brighton Dome, alongside many of Brighton’s music venues have joined together to bring you Live Is Alive! A series of events taking place to help protect Brighton’s music scene and happening over the course of four consecutive Saturdays (17th October – 7th November). The events will include a series of live gigs featuring local artists and bands and a wide variety of music genres. All of which will be programmed and presented in collaboration with grassroots music venues.

Brighton Dome plans to host the small-scale performances in its Concert Hall, which is opening to audiences for the first time since March 2020. But, don’t worry, they’ve been given the go-ahead on safety measures. Tickets will be limited to 250, and seating will be in a cabaret-style format. Viewers will also have the option to watch online via livestream.

The Old Market

Andrew Comben, Chief Executive, Brighton Dome added:

“We are delighted to be able to work together with the city’s grassroots music venues, to offer a place for emerging artists to play, and support the venues that aren’t able to open at this stage. These events will be our first step towards bringing live performances back in a safe format and we hope audiences will feel confident and excited about returning to one of the city’s most treasured spaces.”

This event is a great opportunity to both raise awareness for the financial difficulties that artists and venues have faced since the beginning of COVID-19 and lockdown, and now support their re-opening.

The Live Is Alive! full schedule is as follows:

(October – November 2020):
Saturday 17th October, 2020:
Immersion presented by CHALK Live
Bakk Lamp Fall presented by Latest Music Bar
Yumi and the Weather presented by St. George’s Church
The Bar Stool Preachers presented by The Pipeline

Saturday 24th October, 2020:
DITZ presented by The Hope & Ruin
LibraLibra presented by Komedia
Lambrini Girls presented by The Prince Albert
Wife Swap USA presented by The Hope & Ruin

Saturday 31st October, 2020:
A night presented by The Green Door Store & Music Venue Alliance Brighton, featuring:
Demob Happy
Sick Joy

Saturday 7th November, 2020:
Dakka Skanks presented by The Prince Albert
Super Dupes presented by Komedia
Normanton Street presented by The Old Market
AFLO. the poet presented by Latest Music Bar

Learn more about the individual artists HERE.

(Available October 1st) You can purchase tickets from:
£15, £10 concessions, £3 livestream.
or in store, Brighton Dome, Church Street, Brighton BN1 1UE

Click HERE for more events from Brighton Dome.

Live Is Alive! Partners: Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, Brighton Dome – host venue, The Brunswick, Chalk Live, Concorde 2, The Green Door Store, The Hope & Ruin, Komedia, Latest Music Bar, Music Venue Alliance Brighton, The Old Market, The Pipeline, The Prince Albert, St George’s Church.

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