Events – Phoenix

Events at Phoenix Brighton

Phoenix Brighton hosts a lively programme of events ranging from live performance to experiment music, talks, panel discussions and more.


FREE Play Workshop:

Let’s Build A City Of Lights!

10am to 3pm, Saturday 20 December 2014, Phoenix Brighton

On Saturday 20 December, Same Sky are running a free, fun play experience with Lights and Shadows for children at Phoenix Gallery (10am to 3pm).

They will also present a fully lit display of the main effigy with a live performance of the new score for Burning the Clocks 2014 on the lawns of St. Peter’s Church from 4pm to 7pm.

Let’s Build a City of Lights! Workshop, specifically invites young children birth to age 5 and families to play with various shadow puppet screens, build a cardboard city of lights, play with light toys and make luminaries for the effigy display at St. Peter’s church. Running from 10am to 3pm, the workshop on Saturday 20 December is free to attend and does not require booking, just turn up at Phoenix Brighton.

The effigy display allows participants to get closer to the main lantern and a number of supporting luminaires before they are brought to life in the parade and finally added to the fire which closes the event. In addition, the new Burning the Clocks score created by Jamie Sturrock will be performed live when the installation is ready from 4pm outside St. Peter’s Church.