Main Aims

  • To develop and promote the performing arts (music, drama, dance) in various venues in the village of Rottingdean by presenting an annual programme of performing arts events including free concerts and ticketed Music Festivals throughout the year.
  • To be involved with the performing arts stage on the Terraces on Rottingdean seafront in association with Brighton and Hove City Council and Rottingdean Parish Council.


  • To continue to raise money to establish and equip the performance stage on the Rottingdean Terraces.
  • To raise money to present arts events on an annual basis in Rottingdean in various venues in Rottingdean, including the Terraces Stage.
  • To promote performances by professionals when possible as well as by some local amateur performers.
  • To encourage and facilitate performances by young musicians and organisations involving young people in the performing arts and arrange workshops and other educational activities in the performing arts.
  • To be involved in Rottingdean performing arts festivals. including free concerts in Summer and a Music Festival in Autumn.

Management of Rottingdean Arts

  • The organisation is guided by a group of Charitable Trustees.  The operations are managed by a small executive team consisting of Chair, Membership Secretary, Treasurer and others.
  • The management team has the power to co-opt other members to the group as members.
  • The management team also has the power to appoint advisers in specialist areas relating to the operation of Rottingdean Arts.