Step back in time and relive your favourite musical eras with Brighton’s best tribute shows. From rock-and-roll legends to pop icons, these tribute acts bring the essence of world-renowned performers to your doorstep. Check out some of our tribute show highlights in Brighton over the next few months.

Brighton Open Air Theatre

Brighton Open Air Theatre, also known as BOAT is a 400-seat theatre nestled in Dyke Road Park Brighton. Since opening in 2015, BOAT has become one of the UK’s premiere outdoor performance spaces working regularly with internationally renowned companies, upcoming artists, and local groups.

Across the summer months, BOAT has a wide variety of Tribute Acts. Start with Simon and Garfunkel Through the Years on Sunday 7th July and finish with a Night to Remember: Motown Show on Saturday 14th September. Other highlights include A Night of Queen on 3rd August and 13th September, The Carpenters Experience on 11th August, Jolene: The Dolly Parton Experience on 17th August, Jimi Hendrix: Are You Experienced? on 24th August and The Vox Beatles: Cavern to Imagine on 26th August. Find out what’s on at BOAT here.

Brighton Centre

On Friday 18th October, take a journey back in time to remember the King of Pop. Michael Starring Ben is a hit theatre production with the UK’s ultimate Michael Jackson tribute star. This show features a live band, dazzling costumes and performances of the iconic dance routines. Expect hits including Beat It, Billie Jeans, Thriller and Man in the Mirror as well as some favourites from The Jackson 5. Find out more here.

Celebrating her 60-year career, What’s Love Got To Do With It? is a tribute to the iconic Tina Turner. On Friday 6th December expect a night of high energy and feel-good rock-and-roll, performed by a live band. Get tickets.

Brighton i360

Join us on Friday 9th August for a night of ABBA’s greatest hits featuring the UK’s No.1 ABBA tribute band Abalicious.

Take in the breathtaking views of the Brighton city skyline to the sea and beyond. Say cheers as you travel back to the 70s for an evening of singing and dancing at this sky-high event exclusive. If you’re the ultimate dancing queen, this is a night you won’t want to miss! Secure your tickets now.

Concorde 2

On 26th July, transport yourself back to the 80s for the Duran Duran Experience. 80s HiFi are a fully live band dedicated to faithfully recreating your favourite 1980s classics from searing guitar sounds to reverb-drenched drums and nu-romantic vocals. Get your tickets here.

Now in their 12th year of touring, Absolute Bowie will take you on a musical journey through the greatest hits of David Bowie with their huge stage show. On 26th July, watch as the Starman takes to the Concorde 2 stage. Get tickets here.

Theatre Royal

Enjoy The Music of Fleetwood Mac by Candlelight for the ultimate tribute night. This incredible show will include all the fan favourites including Little Lies, The Chain and Go Your Own Way. Taking place on Saturday 27th  July, if you’re a Fleetwood Mac fan, this is one event you won’t want to miss. Grab your tickets here.

Celebrating 30 years since the iconic ‘PULSE’ tour, the Pink Floyd Experience recreates the atmosphere of Floyd live. This two-hour show features tracks from ‘The Division Bell’, ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’, ‘Wish You Were Here’ and more. On Wednesday 23rd October expect top-flight musicians and a stunning light show in this true celebration of all things Floyd. Get your tickets here.

Direct from London’s West End, celebrate George Michael at Fastlove on Wednesday 13th November. This talented cast will recreate a night like no other, playing all the hits from Wham through to his solo career. Including Wake Me Up, Too Funky, Faith and Careless Whisper, this show has it all, from power to emotion to star quality. Book now.