2018 Line Up

The 2018 Disability Pride Brighton festival will be opened by:

*Councillor Dee Simson, Mayor of Brighton and Hove * Alison Lapper MBE * Jenny Skelton, Chair and Founder of Disability Pride Brighton *

This year’s performers include many of our best acts from 2017, as well as some new talent that is sure to get you grooving, jamming, laughing, and having fun!

* Unified Rhythm * Sam Hughes * DJ Kez * The Cracklin Griffins * Hava * The AutistiX * Adelaide * Tori and Elliot * Lauren Alex Hooper * New Note Strummers *  DJ Chris Rider * 

* Stealth Aspies Theatre Group * 283 Street Dance Crew * Brian Cowles * Ebony Rose Dark * Vladimir Puppet TheatreBrighton Buccaneers Wheelchair Rugby Club * T21 Table Tennis Group * Michelle Daley * Jessica Kellgren-Fozard *

All performers/groups have at least one member who is disabled.

The music will be a mixture of carnival band, rock, folk, heavy metal, solo singers, Elton John tribute, and DJ sets.

Other performances will include cabaret, performance art, street dance, sports, comedy, puppetry, and speeches.

Special guest appearances will also include…

* Robert White * runner up of Britain’s Got Talent (Robert will not be performing, but will be speaking and doing a meet and greet; he will also be doing selfies and autographs between 17:15-18:00)

* Adam Pearson * TV presenter of Tricks of the Restaurant Trade (Adam will also offer selfies and autographs throughout much of the day whilst he is onsite)

* Daniel Wakeford * star of The Undateables (Daniel will not be performing, but will be compering – he will be arriving at 12:30 and will do selfies and autographs until 15:00, as well)

Selfies and autographs with Robert and Daniel will occur at the Disability Pride Brighton stall onsite at the designated times above.  Adam will be available throughout much of the day in various locations for selfies and autographs.