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Chef Manal

Syrian Cookery Class with Manal

  • Thu, 23 May 2024 18:15 - 20:45 BST

Nothing beats a home-cooked meal shared with family! And this is what inspires our Family Style Cookery Classes, a fun, laid-back homestyle cooking experience. Here, you will learn to prepare different dishes and then enjoy them with people who, like you, fuel our mission of supporting refugee and migrant chefs on their journey to integration. It’s a cookery class with a conscience, like they say!

Your class will be led by our wonderful Chef Manal from Syria at The Tree Top Cafe in Brighton.

At our Family Style Cookery Classes, you will be grouped with other participants and prepare dishes together as a team. Think of Chef Manal as the head of the family! She will take care of dividing the class into groups, and each group will be responsible for creating one of the dishes. Of course, you are welcome and encouraged to move around during the class to learn about the other dishes being prepared. Throughout the evening, Chef Manal will share stories about their food and culture, and explain how to prepare each of the dishes so you come away with some new cooking tricks and inspiration from Syria. You will also be emailed the recipes after the class.

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Sacred Indian Raaga Concert of Bansuri and Tabla

  • Fri, 24 May 2024 20:00 - Thu, 20 Jun 2024 22:00 BST

Dear Friends,

I hope you are all well. I warmly invite you all home to join us for a very unique curated concert evening of Sacred Indian Music Ceremony. Masters, Jason Kalidas and Dennis Kucherov invite you to a concert of Sacred Indian Raagas with Bansuri and Tabla to send our love for world peace in Brighton!

As we turn into the crisp warmer spring sessions of 2024 with a House of Sacred Art production and the unfolding of Series 2 Chapter 4 (Event 7) at the iconic Grade 2 listed building of St. Augustine’s Arts and Events Centre (home of Wild Earth Events) as our next coming together. Step inside a sympathetically restored once 1800’s iconic monument where many came together steeped in music history.

You’ll be welcomed by soft ambient lighting and a Sacred Art gallery serving non alcoholic drinks and authentic home made Indian masala chai and authentic Indian cuisine to purchase.

Honoured to have an amazing line up for you, no intro required here at all…!! We welcome again Jason Kalidas alongside Dennis Kucherov.

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Rueda with London Gaita Social Club

  • Sat 25th May, 7.40pm

London Gaita Social Club is an urban collective that plays and celebrates the afro-indigenous musical traditions of Colombia.

Bringing together native drums, Gaita flutes, maracas and vocals, LGSC fuses vibrant rhythms and soulful melodies that promote this rich cultural heritage. This evening will also include a special collaboration with Colombian dance company Somos Chibchas.

Drawing inspiration from the colourful Rueda de Gaitas, LGSC sets to transport its audience directly to the heart of Colombia, giving them a slice of the Caribbean.

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Vaulted Sound: Immersive Music Experience

  • Every Friday, 19:00 - 22:30

Expect to hear high quality, soulful music from many genres and decades. Some snippets of spoken word, beautiful cover versions, remastered classics and music to make you dance nearer the end! Trip-Hop, Ambient, Reggae, Pop, Rock, Disco, Funk, House and more!

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Wild Voices Brighton Community Choir

WILD VOICES - Brighton Community Choir

  • 22nd May, 29th May
  • From 7:30pm - 9pm

Sing, have fun, meet great people, elevate yourself!

Come and experience the joy of singing with us. No auditions and no musical knowledge needed..

The Bar will be open for food and drinks so come on down and join in the fun or simply have a drink, food or snack or simply check out what's going on.

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Try something new

St Augustine's Arts & Events Centre is now a home for the Arts, Wellbeing, Business and Hospitality sectors.

As well as having a spacious and creative space to rent, we also have the The Tree Top Cafe and the Wild Earth Events businesses based on site.

This whole project aims to become the archetype of what a business and cultural centre should be.

We have internal solutions for most cultural and business gatherings and the gardens will also be used during the summer months to accommodate activities like cream teas, alfresco dining, cultural and corporate outdoor gatherings.

Please drop us a line to for investment and cooperation ideas.

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Having an exhibition at St Augustine's was a great experience. The staff are eager to help and you feel very supported while there. It is a great space to exhibit in, with a lot of people calling in to use the other facilities. The atmosphere of the place is very special, it feels very inclusive and has great energy. I highly recommend the exhibition space and the Cafe is an added bonus. Thank you all for making me feel so welcome and making the exhibition a wonderful experience.
Chris Dade, Award winning photographer and exhibitor
Fantastic events space
Great customer service
Great bespoke facilities
Will use again and also recommend St Augustine's for other events.
Corporate Client, Chamber of Commerce
The staff at St Augustine's dealt all of my needs and provided an invaluable support service to my team of dancers and actors. Amazing place for contemporary and traditional dance pieces. We performed a sell out interactive theatrical production and it was very exciting.
Lee Smikle, Smikle Dance Project
The team at St Augustine's made my birthday a very special and memorable occasion.
Thank you.
Rosemary, Private party