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Brighton Open Air Theatre


Dyke Road Park
East Sussex
Brighton Open Air Theatre

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Wednesday, 30th May 2018 - Sunday, 3rd June 2018

The Adventures of Robin HoodThe Adventures of Robin HoodPrepare yourself for a thrilling adventure as Robin and his merry band whisk...
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Friday, 13th April 2018 - Friday, 13th April 2018

Block PartyTOTROCKINBEATS OLD SCHOOL – BLOC PARTY Don't Believe The HypeAn amazing three hour, outdoor, family-friendly old school Hip-Hop, Funk and...
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Saturday, 14th April 2018 - Saturday, 14th April 2018

The Midnight BallThe Midnight BallA bewitching ball of waltzes, harmonic melodies and theatrical performances...
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Thursday, 3rd May 2018 - Thursday, 3rd May 2018

Songs of SyriaSONGS FROM SYRIA The Saleh Brothers and iyatraQuartetBoundary bending iyatraQuartet team up with two of the most outstanding members...
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Friday, 4th May 2018 - Saturday, 5th May 2018

MEDEA Northbrook Metropolitan CollegeMEDEA Northbrook Metropolitan CollegeSynthesis, a new and curious company from Northbrook Metropolitan College bring...
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Sunday, 6th May 2018 - Sunday, 6th May 2018

FROM ONE HEART TO ANOTHERFROM ONE HEART TO ANOTHER The Theatre ShedFor the second year running, inclusive theatre groups The Theatre Shed and...
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Wednesday, 9th May 2018 - Wednesday, 9th May 2018

MiskinTHE LIVES THEY LEFT BEHIND The Miskin TheatreRacks of suitcases, labelled, and layered in bird droppings. A secret history...
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Thursday, 10th May 2018 - Thursday, 10th May 2018

La BohemeLA BOHÈME Heritage OperaHeritage Opera returns to BOAT with Puccini's best-loved opera, charting the...
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Friday, 11th May 2018 - Friday, 11th May 2018

Going SouthGOING SOUTHThe musical, satirical, singing cabaret act! Brace yourselves for a very...
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Saturday, 5th May 2018 - Monday, 7th May 2018

NeverwantBite-Size Plays present: NEVERWANTPerhaps, in the not so distant future, we can free ourselves from want, from...
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Saturday, 12th May 2018 - Saturday, 12th May 2018

Doors On FireThe Doors On FireSetting the night alight at BOAT this summer; The Doors On Fire bring the...
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Wednesday, 16th May 2018 - Wednesday, 16th May 2018

Bare-Faced Rep CompanySPURIOUS Bare-Faced Rep CompanySpurious, a new play by a young British playwright Alan Williams, explores...
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Thursday, 17th May 2018 - Thursday, 17th May 2018

DAD'S ARMY RADIO HOUR DAD'S ARMY RADIO HOUR Seabright ProductionsBased on the classic BBC sitcom by Jimmy Perry and David Croft. Double Fringe...
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Friday, 18th May 2018 - Friday, 18th May 2018

ColdstreamCOLDSTREAM – CRITICAL THREAT Printers PlayhouseThis hour-long play explores the military political agenda and its...
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Saturday, 19th May 2018 - Saturday, 19th May 2018

Saturday, 19th May 2018 - Sunday, 20th May 2018

Midnight GangTHE MIDNIGHT GANG Heartbreak ProductionsHeartbreak promise a daring outdoor adaptation of David Walliams' bestseller....
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Sunday, 27th May 2018 - Sunday, 27th May 2018

Punks PicnicPUNKS PICNIC Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT)The 2018 BOAT Charity Event is going to be a riot! Join legendary DJ Gremlin...
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Wednesday, 6th June 2018 - Wednesday, 6th June 2018

The Winter's TaleTHE WINTER'S TALE The Festival PlayersSparked by an obsessive envy of a perceived relationship between his Queen and...
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Thursday, 7th June 2018 - Thursday, 7th June 2018

BethBETH Worthing CollegeBeth – The Scottish play… another way! Imagine a world of female warriors,...
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Friday, 8th June 2018 - Friday, 8th June 2018

Once & FutureONCE AND FUTURE THE GRAIL TALES Poets v MCsThe Land is sick. Our stories will serve us. A round table of poets, rappers,...
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Saturday, 9th June 2018 - Saturday, 9th June 2018

THE TOTAL WHO SHOWTHE TOTAL WHO SHOW Johnny Warman's Magic Bus BandLove The Who? Then get ready for two hours of all the hits including: Won't Get...
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Sunday, 10th June 2018 - Sunday, 10th June 2018

Sunday, 17th June 2018 - Sunday, 17th June 2018

Simon EvansSIMON EVANS POTTED PREVIEW 1 and 2 Simon EvansBuilding on the success of last year's Potted Previews, BOAT Patron and Hove...
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Wednesday, 13th June 2018 - Saturday, 16th June 2018

Saturday, 16th June 2018 - Saturday, 16th June 2018

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM This is My TheatreRunaway lovers, mischievous fairies, their feuding king and queen and the...
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Monday, 18th June 2018 - Tuesday, 19th June 2018

Little GardnerTHE LITTLE GARDENER How It EndedAn outdoor, interactive adventure for all little gardeners based on the book by...
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Wednesday, 20th June 2018 - Wednesday, 20th June 2018

SHERLOCK HOLMES THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES Chapterhouse TheatreDeep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a...
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Friday, 22nd June 2018 - Saturday, 23rd June 2018

Saturday, 23rd June 2018 - Sunday, 24th June 2018

ShakespeareTHE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) The National Production CompanyThis critically acclaimed play by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield is...
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Wednesday, 27th June 2018 - Saturday, 30th June 2018

Saturday, 30th June 2018 - Sunday, 1st July 2018

THE COMEDY OF ERRORSTHE COMEDY OF ERRORS Brighton Shakespeare CompanyShakespeare meets A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. Following...
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Wednesday, 4th July 2018 - Wednesday, 4th July 2018

THE RELUCTANT DRAGONTHE RELUCTANT DRAGON Quantum Theatre'You've got to fight him sometime or other you know, 'cos he's St George and...
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Thursday, 5th July 2018 - Thursday, 5th July 2018

Waiting for ShakespeareWAITING FOR SHAKESPEARE Petersfield Shakespeare FestivalAn evening of two plays; Shakespeare's Lost Women and Shakespeare's Lost...
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Friday, 6th July 2018 - Friday, 6th July 2018

MINISTRY OF BISCUITSTHE MINISTRY OF BISCUITS The Foundry GroupStop! Think before you eat that biscuit! Is it in anyway fancy? If so, then you...
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Sunday, 8th July 2018 - Sunday, 8th July 2018

Stephen FrostSTEPHEN FROST'S IMPRO ALL-STARS With Simon EvansFeaturing Stephen Frost (Whose Line is it Anyway), Andy Smart (Comedy Store...
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Wednesday, 11th July 2018 - Saturday, 14th July 2018

THE GLOBE PLAYERS ON TOUR THE GLOBE PLAYERS ON TOUR Shakespeare's GlobeFollowing in Shakespeare's tradition, a company of 8 actors will offer the BOAT...
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Sunday, 15th July 2018 - Sunday, 15th July 2018

EXTRAVAGANZA DECADANCE AN 80's EXTRAVAGANZA Seven Dials Collective with the Brighton Beach Boys playersThe team behind last year's sell out performances Golden Years and Dearly...
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Wednesday, 18th July 2018 - Saturday, 21st July 2018

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY SENSE AND SENSIBILITY Brighton Little TheatreThe penniless Dashwood girls are forced to leave the comforts of a grand home...
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Saturday, 21st July 2018 - Saturday, 21st July 2018

STRINGHENGE Richard DurrantSTRINGHENGE Richard DurrantCelebrate the Solstice with virtuoso guitarist and composer Richard Durrant....
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Sunday, 22nd July 2018 - Sunday, 22nd July 2018

THE GREAT HOUNDINI Pet-FiTHE GREAT HOUNDINI Pet-FiThe Great Houndini presents: Tricks and Treats Witness the impawssible at...
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Wednesday, 25th July 2018 - Saturday, 28th July 2018

FRANKENSTEIN SISATAFRANKENSTEIN SISATAEmbracing the themes of the human ideal of perfection, psychosexual identity...
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Sunday, 29th July 2018 - Sunday, 29th July 2018

THE LOST SEASIDE VARIETY SHOW THE LOST SEASIDE VARIETY SHOW We Love the Big Blue ShedLost at sea and brought to BOAT by the winds of change, Captain Cresswell...
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Wednesday, 8th August 2018 - Saturday, 11th August 2018

ANIMAL FARM ANIMAL FARM Brighton Little TheatreBy George Orwell, adapted by Ian Wooldridge Manor Farm lies in the heart of...
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Sunday, 12th August 2018 - Sunday, 12th August 2018

Sunday in the ParkSUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH JAZZ Charlotte GlassonFor the fourth year running Charlotte Glasson has curated a celebratory Jazz...
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Tuesday, 14th August 2018 - Tuesday, 14th August 2018

MEASURE FOR MEASURE Changeling TheatreMEASURE FOR MEASURE Changeling Theatre'Some Rise By Sin, And Some by Virtue Fall' Changeling Theatre's production is...
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Wednesday, 15th August 2018 - Wednesday, 15th August 2018

BLITHE SPIRIT BLITHE SPIRIT Changeling TheatreOne of Noel Coward's most enduring comedies; meet celebrated novelist Charles...
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Thursday, 16th August 2018 - Friday, 17th August 2018

THE THREE MUSKETEERS THE THREE MUSKETEERS IK ProductionsFollowing their terrific Three Men in a Boat at BOAT last summer, IKP are...
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Saturday, 18th August 2018 - Saturday, 18th August 2018

Folksy TheatreLOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Folksy TheatreThe King of Navarre and his lords have sworn off food, women and sleep for...
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Sunday, 19th August 2018 - Sunday, 19th August 2018

HENRY V HENRY V The Young Actors GroupFollowing their hugely successful and critically acclaimed (4 Stars, The Argus)...
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Tuesday, 21st August 2018 - Tuesday, 21st August 2018

Little-WomenLITTLE WOMEN Chapterhouse Theatre2018 marks 100 years since the first women were granted the vote in the UK. In...
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Wednesday, 22nd August 2018 - Wednesday, 22nd August 2018

TREASURE ISLAND TREASURE ISLAND Boxtree ProductionsWhen Jim Hawkins discovers a treasure map it hurtles him across the world to...
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Thursday, 23rd August 2018 - Thursday, 23rd August 2018

THE TEMPEST THE TEMPEST OddsocksShakespeare's tale of illusion and revenge is brought vividly to life in...
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Saturday, 25th August 2018 - Monday, 27th August 2018

THE CHEESEBOARD PREDICAMENT THE CHEESEBOARD PREDICAMENT Halcyon ProductionsAn absurd black comedy for our times exploring austerity, friendship and what...
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Tel: +44(0)7410 534 554

Opening Times

2018 (1 Mar 2018 - 30 Sept 2018)

* During performances the venue is open until 10pm except Sundays when it finishes at 6pm