COMEDY

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“Year round comedy and big name acts”

Our 60-seater venue has hosted shows by major stars including Rhod Gilbert, Jon Richardson, Josie Long, Richard Herring, Sara Pascoe, Romesh Ranganathan, Joe Wilkinson, Isy Suttie, Katherine Ryan and Josh Widdicombe. Check out who’s coming up….

BRIGHTON FRINGE: If you’d like to put on a show at the next Brighton Fringe, please apply via Laughing Horse at http://www.brightonfringefest.co.uk/performers.asp

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Jan 18 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ CRESSIDA WETTON @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 18th January CRESSIDA WETTON WILLIAM STONE RIGGS[...]
Jan 19 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER w/ ESTHER MANITO @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s most sophisticated Saturday night comedy club features the city’s best new comics performing not just their stand-up sets, but specially-written stories too! Third Saturday of each month, doors 7:30pm, show 8:00pm. Entry £5 (pay on the door) Saturday[...]
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Jan 20 @ 7:00pm – 10:30pm
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque and comedy in an unforgettable evening.    
Jan 21 @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm
PERFORMANCE SKILLS WORKSHOP @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Would you like to take your place, up on the stage? This course is intended for the beginner, or those with a little experience of, writing and performing for the stage. Learn how to connect[...]
Jan 25 @ 8:00pm – 9:00pm
GABBY KILLICK: GIRLFRIEND FROM HELL @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Gabby Killick’s Girlfriend From Hell comedy show took the Edinburgh Festival by storm. Already voted one of the UK’s top three shows by the Funny Women organisation, GFH was named as one of the top[...]
Jan 28 @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm
PERFORMANCE SKILLS WORKSHOP @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Would you like to take your place, up on the stage? This course is intended for the beginner, or those with a little experience of, writing and performing for the stage. Learn how to connect[...]
Feb 1 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ MIKE COX @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 1st February MIKE COX OLGA KOCH JEN[...]
Feb 2 @ 8:00pm – 9:30pm
SASHA ELLEN: NO MAN'S LAND (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
In 2010, the island of Herm, a mile long body of land and the smallest island of the Channel Islands, declared a state of emergency. Helicopters went up. Divers went down. It was all Sasha’s[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Feb 3 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
An open mic night of epic proportions! Are you funny? Can you dance? Do you burlesque? Have a hidden talent? Come join us in the Laboratory, where pros and noobs alike can test new material[...]
Feb 4 @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm
PERFORMANCE SKILLS WORKSHOP @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Would you like to take your place, up on the stage? This course is intended for the beginner, or those with a little experience of, writing and performing for the stage. Learn how to connect[...]
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Feb 6 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Our monthly open mic comedy club and competition! For a spot, email crowscomedy@gmail.com FREE ENTRY!    
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Feb 8 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
Julie Jepson hosts our monthly night of fabulous female funnies, with stand-up, musical comedy, characters and improv. Second Friday of each month, 7:30pm-10:00pm, £5/£4.  
Feb 9 @ 8:00pm – 9:00pm
GABBY KILLICK: GIRLFRIEND FROM HELL @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Gabby Killick’s Girlfriend From Hell comedy show took the Edinburgh Festival by storm. Already voted one of the UK’s top three shows by the Funny Women organisation, GFH was named as one of the top[...]
Feb 11 @ 7:00pm – 9:00pm
PERFORMANCE SKILLS WORKSHOP @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Would you like to take your place, up on the stage? This course is intended for the beginner, or those with a little experience of, writing and performing for the stage. Learn how to connect[...]
Feb 15 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ NICK ELLERAY @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 15th February NICK ELLERAY NEIL ROURKE JESS[...]
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Feb 16 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s most sophisticated Saturday night comedy club features the city’s best new comics performing not just their stand-up sets, but specially-written stories too! Third Saturday of each month, doors 7:30pm, show 8:00pm. Entry £5 (pay on the door)  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Feb 17 @ 7:00pm – 10:30pm
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque and comedy in an unforgettable evening.    
Mar 1 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ ESTHER MANITO @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 1st March ESTHER MANITO JOE HOBBS ALEX[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Mar 3 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
An open mic night of epic proportions! Are you funny? Can you dance? Do you burlesque? Have a hidden talent? Come join us in the Laboratory, where pros and noobs alike can test new material[...]
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Mar 6 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Our monthly open mic comedy club and competition! For a spot, email crowscomedy@gmail.com FREE ENTRY!    
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Mar 8 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
Julie Jepson hosts our monthly night of fabulous female funnies, with stand-up, musical comedy, characters and improv. Second Friday of each month, 7:30pm-10:00pm, £5/£4.  
Mar 13 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
SMUT SLAM: THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Smut Slam is a community open mic featuring real-life first-person sex stories. There are judges and prizes, and a chance to participate anonymously with the Fuckbucket (anonymous questions and confessions). Smut Slam has been recognised[...]
Mar 15 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ SARAH ILES @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 15th March SARAH ILES SI DEAVES ALI[...]
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Mar 16 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s most sophisticated Saturday night comedy club features the city’s best new comics performing not just their stand-up sets, but specially-written stories too! Third Saturday of each month, doors 7:30pm, show 8:00pm. Entry £5 (pay on the door)  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Mar 17 @ 7:00pm – 10:30pm
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque and comedy in an unforgettable evening.    
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Apr 3 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Our monthly open mic comedy club and competition! For a spot, email crowscomedy@gmail.com FREE ENTRY!    
Apr 5 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ JOSH DILLON @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 5th April JOSH DILLON KATHRYN MATHER JADE[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Apr 7 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
An open mic night of epic proportions! Are you funny? Can you dance? Do you burlesque? Have a hidden talent? Come join us in the Laboratory, where pros and noobs alike can test new material[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Apr 12 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
Julie Jepson hosts our monthly night of fabulous female funnies, with stand-up, musical comedy, characters and improv. Second Friday of each month, 7:30pm-10:00pm, £5/£4.  
Apr 17 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
JENNY COLLIER + JOHN ROBINS @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. JOHN ROBINS is back with his first new hour of stand-up since winning the Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2017. Since then he’s published The Holy Vible with his[...]
Apr 19 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ MAISIE ADAM @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up.  Watch this space for line-ups! Friday 19th April MAISIE ADAM KEVIN O’CONNELL SOPHIE[...]
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Apr 20 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s most sophisticated Saturday night comedy club features the city’s best new comics performing not just their stand-up sets, but specially-written stories too! Third Saturday of each month, doors 7:30pm, show 8:00pm. Entry £5 (pay on the door)  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Apr 21 @ 7:00pm – 10:30pm
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque and comedy in an unforgettable evening.    
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
May 1 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
CROWS COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Our monthly open mic comedy club and competition! For a spot, email crowscomedy@gmail.com FREE ENTRY!    
May 3 @ 7:00pm – May 31 @ 7:50pm
GRÁINNE MAGUIRE: IT'S PROBLEMATIC (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 3, Fri 10, Fri 24 & Fri 31 May @ 7:00pm • (50 min) Gráinne Maguire (as seen on BBC1, Dave, Comedy Central, Sky and heard on R3,4,5) returns with a new hour[...]
May 3 @ 9:30pm – May 4 @ 10:30pm
TWONKEY'S TEN YEAR ITCH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Fri 3 & Sat 4 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Twonkey’s 10th show is about a grotesque cake decorating shop in the Dordogne that has been secretly making fake weather sense 1982. Last[...]
May 3 @ 10:45pm – Jun 1 @ 11:45pm
AT LAST, THE MUPPET MEN (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
10:45pm
• Fri 3, Sat 4 & Fri 31 May @ 10:45pm • • Sat 1 June @ 10:45pm • (1 hour) “At Last, the Muppet Men”, a show many said would never happen and a[...]
May 3 @ 11:59pm – Jun 2 @ 1:00am
THE TINDER GAMES (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
11:59pm
• Every Fri & Sat in May @ 11:59pm • • Sat 1 June @ 11:59pm • (1 hour) The Tinder Games returns to Brighton Fringe as lonely heart comedian James Bennison invites his audience[...]
ON THE EDGE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
May 4 @ 12:45pm – Jun 2 @ 1:45pm
ON THE EDGE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
12:45pm
• Sat 4, Sun 5 & Mon 6 May @ 12:45pm • • Sat 11 & Sun 12 May @ 12:45pm • • Sat 18, Sun 19 & Sat 25 May @ 12:45pm • •[...]
May 4 @ 2:00pm – Jun 19 @ 3:00pm
FAYE TREACY: THE BEAST OF CROYDON (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
2:00pm
• Sat 4 May @ 2:00pm • • Mon 6 May @ 5:45pm • • Sat 11, Sat 18 & Sun 19 May @ 2:00pm • (1 hour) As seen on BBC3 and heard on[...]
May 4 @ 3:15pm – May 6 @ 4:15pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: MY SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
3:15pm
• Sat 4 to Mon 6 May @ 3:15pm • (1 hour) On the film’s 25th anniversary, award-winning comedian Cassidy performs a stand-up show about escaping, to the soundtrack of The Shawshank Redemption. Fear can[...]
May 4 @ 4:30pm – May 5 @ 5:30pm
DARREN WALSH: PROGWORKRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:30pm
• Sat 4 & Sun 5 May @ 4:30pm • (1 hour) Join Darren (UK’s first Pun Champion, Winner of Dave’s Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe, BBC Edinburgh Presents) for a Work in Progress (progworkress)[...]
May 4 @ 5:45pm – Jun 1 @ 6:45pm
THE BALLAD OF SARAH CALLAGHAN (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
5:45pm
• Every Sat in May @ 5:45pm • • Sat 1 June @ 5:45pm • (1 hour) Award-winning comedian Sarah Callaghan, fresh from hugely successful tours of Australia and New Zealand, returns to Brighton with[...]
May 4 @ 7:00pm – May 8 @ 8:00pm
THEODORA VAN DER BEEK: THE ADVENTURES OF THE BEARDED LADY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Sat 4 to Wed 8 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) ‘I’m the Bearded Lady, I’m fearless and I’m shady, I’ve hair on my back and My muscles are stacked, My Adam’s apple is[...]
May 4 @ 8:15pm – May 25 @ 9:15pm
LUCY PEARMAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Sat 4 & Sat 25 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Complete idiot Lucy Pearman will be trying out some new ideas. There will be a bag, a song, a leg, some tears and[...]
May 5 @ 2:00pm – Jun 2 @ 3:00pm
PETE STRONG: GREENFINCH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
2:00pm
• Sun 5 & 12 May @ 2:00pm • • Sun 2 June @ 2:00pm • (1 hour) Pete Strong just wants to be happy. But can he be happy? Join him in his new[...]
May 5 @ 5:45pm – Jun 2 @ 6:45pm
JAMES BENNISON WAS ACCEPTABLE IN THE 80s (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
5:45pm
• Every Sun in May @ 5:45pm • • Sun 2 June @ 5:45pm • (1 hour) James Bennison returns to with his most epic project yet: taking every single classic film from the 1980s[...]
May 5 @ 8:15pm – May 26 @ 9:15pm
DAVE FENSOME: ADHDAVE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Every Sun in May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Join acclaimed local comic Dave Fensome on a darkly comic journey through his life, reframed through an ADHD diagnosis aged 42! Touching on relationships, mental[...]
May 5 @ 9:30pm – May 19 @ 10:30pm
MERYL O'ROURKE: VANILLA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Sun 5, Sun 12 & Sun 19 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) New show from stand up and BBC’s New World Order writer. In her youth, Meryl was called all sorts of fruity[...]
May 6 @ 2:00pm – May 27 @ 3:00pm
SAM SAVAGE: TRY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
2:00pm
• Mon 6, Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 2:00pm • (1 hour) How do you fit into a chaotic high flying world when all you have ever really wanted from life is a[...]
May 6 @ 4:30pm – May 8 @ 10:30pm
EDY HURST: HURST SCHMURST (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:30pm
• Mon 6 May @ 4:30pm • • Tue 7 & Wed 8 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Award-winning comedian Edy Hurst brings his musical comedy, loop pedal nonsense and stand-up to answer the[...]
May 6 @ 8:15pm – May 27 @ 9:15pm
ADELE CLIFF: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Every Mon in May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) A brand new hour of comedy from hilarious stand up Adele Cliff. ‘Dave’s Funniest Jokes of the Fringe’ 2018, 2017 and 2016. “No doubt, she’s[...]
May 6 @ 9:30pm – May 20 @ 8:00pm
STOPH DEMETRIOU: ACTING IN BAD FAITH @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Mon 6 May @ 9:30pm • • Mon 20 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Stoph Demetriou is a comedian and actor with issues (shocker). When Stoph realises that his unhappiness is down to[...]
May 7 @ 8:15pm – May 28 @ 9:15pm
CAROLINE MABEY LEAVES THE ROOM SLOWLY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Every Tue in May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Brand new stand-up from one of the most inventive comic voices in Britain. Caroline Mabey’s husband/boyfriend/partner (whatever!) just quit his accounting job to train as[...]
May 8 @ 8:15pm – May 29 @ 9:15pm
MILO McCABE: REALITY BITES TROY HAWKE! (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Wed 8 & Wed 15 May @ 8:15pm • • Wed 22 & Wed 29 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Troy Hawke escaped from his mother’s clutches over four years ago now. The[...]
May 9 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
EMILY McQUADE: IMPISH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Thu 9 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) This is a stand-up comedy show about the joys and pitfalls of having an overactive imagination. Ever seen an apparition in a garage? A magical kingdom[...]
May 9 @ 8:15pm – May 30 @ 9:15pm
BRODI SNOOK: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Thu 9 & Thu 16 May @ 8:15pm • • Thu 23 & Thu 30 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Fast-rising Australian comedian and general smart-arse Brodi Snook takes a break from her[...]
May 9 @ 9:30pm – May 23 @ 10:30pm
SASKIA PRESTON: ABSENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Thu 9, Thu 16 & Thu 23 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) A work in progress show from professional clothes-wearer Saskia Preston. In this blurb, Saskia will hint that she’s a really cool[...]
ADAM HESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
May 10 @ 8:15pm – May 31 @ 9:15pm
ADAM HESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Fri 10, Fri 17 & Fri 31 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) New show from me, Adam Hess, who is a very cool comedian from Brighton who then moved to London because they[...]
May 10 @ 10:45pm – May 18 @ 11:45pm
LAURA-DOE'S VAUDEVILLE OF THE VULVA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
10:45pm
• Fri 10 & Sat 11 May @ 10:45pm • • Fri 17 & Sat 18 May @ 10:45pm • (1 hour) Ever confused a Volvo and a vulva? A G-string and a G-spot? Dripping[...]
May 11 @ 3:15pm – May 27 @ 4:15pm
ANDREA HUBERT: THE GREY AREA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
3:15pm
• Sat 11 & Sun 12 May @ 3:15pm • • Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 3:15pm • (1 hour) Andrea Hubert works out some new jokes in front of the (hopefully!) lovely[...]
May 11 @ 4:30pm – 5:20pm
NORTHERN POWER BLOUSE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:30pm
• Sat 11 May @ 4:30pm • (50 min) Join ‘Northern Power Blouse’ for a sketch show full of heart, songs and massive, massive shoulder pads. Between them, Cassie Atkinson, Kat Butterfield and Charlotte Pearson[...]
May 11 @ 7:00pm – May 16 @ 8:00pm
PEYVAND KHORSANDI: THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF JACK CHOOSELOVE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Sat 11 to Thu 16 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Journalist Peyvand Khorsandi never intended to become an obituaries editor at The Independent, nor did he intend to work for the Daily Mail.[...]
May 11 @ 8:15pm – May 18 @ 9:15pm
NICK HORSEMAN: THE RHYME SCHEME (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Sat 11 & Sat 18 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Over the past year, Nick ‘Horse’ Horseman has got married, survived a 6.9 magnitude earthquake that killed 450 people and given up his[...]
May 12 @ 4:30pm – Jun 2 @ 5:20pm
NICK ELLERAY: JOY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:30pm
• Sun 12 & Sat 18 May @ 4:30pm • • Sat 25 May @ 2:00pm • • Sat 1 & Sun 2 June @ 4:30pm • (50 min) Nick Elleray, “quality downbeat comedy” (Chortle),[...]
May 13 @ 9:30pm – May 20 @ 10:30pm
DAVID MILLS: WELCOME TO THE NEXT MOMENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Mon 13 & Mon 20 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Politics, celebrity, the media, technology, our 24-hour reality television cartoon dystopia. More hilarious rants and raves from the funniest comic you’ve never heard[...]
ART ATTACK (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
May 14 @ 9:30pm – May 22 @ 10:30pm
ART ATTACK (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Tue 14 & Wed 15 May @ 9:30pm • • Tue 21 & Wed 22 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Up-and-coming comedians Alex Mason, Riggs, and Tom Smith have come together to present[...]
May 17 @ 7:00pm – May 19 @ 8:00pm
ALASDAIR BECKETT-KING: THE INTERDIMENSIONAL ABK (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 17 to Sun 19 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Leicester Mercury Comedian of The Year 2017 Alasdair Beckett-King returns to this timeline with a dimension-hopping stand up comedy show. “A singular and[...]
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
May 17 @ 9:30pm – May 18 @ 10:30pm
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Fri 17 & Sat 18 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Like comedy? Like queer folk? Then you’ll love this mixed bill of sketch and stand-up stars who are rising through the comedy ranks[...]
May 18 @ 3:15pm – May 25 @ 4:15pm
LESLIE EWING-BURGESSE EXISTS! (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
3:15pm
• Sat 18, Sun 19 & Sat 25 May @ 3:15pm • (1 hour) Leslie Ewing-Burgesse did a show last year about being imaginary, and realised along the way that it was a massive manifestation[...]
May 19 @ 4:30pm – May 27 @ 6:45pm
FIONA SAGAR: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:30pm
• Sun 19 May @ 4:30pm • • Mon 27 May @ 5:45pm • (1 hour) Fiona Sagar (Funny Women Best Show nominee 2016 and 2017, The Groundlings Comedy Theatre, LA) returns to Brighton Fringe[...]
May 21 @ 7:00pm – May 23 @ 8:00pm
IZZY MANT: POLITE CLUB (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Tue 21 to Thu 23 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) TV comedy producer Izzy (Peep Show, Toast of London, Harry & Paul) has been pathologically tactful all her life. But tonight, that changes…[...]
May 24 @ 10:45pm – May 25 @ 11:45pm
ROBIN MORGAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
10:45pm
• Fri 24 & Sat 25 May @ 10:45pm • (1 hour) The third hour show from Robin Morgan (writer for BBC Two’s ‘The Mash Report’, BBC Radio 4’s ‘The News Quiz’, television warm-up for[...]
May 25 @ 4:30pm – May 27 @ 5:30pm
DIRTY WHITE BOYS & ALICE MARSHALL: SUMMERTIME SLAUGHTER (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:30pm
• Sat 25 to Mon 27 May @ 4:30pm • (1 hour) Welcome to Plankton-On-Sea, your classic British seaside town; donkeys, deckchairs and a deadly monster terrorising the shore. Written and performed by award-winning double[...]
May 25 @ 7:00pm – May 30 @ 8:00pm
NIK COPPIN: SHARK (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Sat 25 to Thu 30 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Following more sell-out performances in Europe, Asia and Australia, the UK-based global comedian returns with a new show in which he analyses jokes,[...]
May 26 @ 12:45pm – May 27 @ 1:45pm
MISS SYLVIA SCEPTRE: 13 (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
12:45pm
• Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 12:45pm • (1 hour) 13 is a show with magic and mind reading performed by Miss Sylvia Sceptre. Sylvia is a character direct from Victorian London, a[...]
May 26 @ 9:30pm – May 29 @ 10:30pm
DAVID TSONOS: PROFESSIONAL AUDITIONER (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Sun 26 to Wed 29 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Stand-up Canadian Comic David Tsonos has been auditioning for acting roles for twenty years. From adverts, TV series, and feature films, he has[...]
May 30 @ 9:30pm – Jun 1 @ 10:30pm
GRANT McLACHLAN: WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE McDONALD? (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
9:30pm
• Thu 30 & Fri 31 May @ 9:30pm • • Sat 1 June @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) After successfully bribing the Edinburgh Festival 2018 for a 4* review, the self-help group ‘Jane McDonald[...]
Jun 1 @ 2:00pm – Jun 2 @ 10:20pm
"I'M JUST A LITTLE BIT OCD" @ Upper Lounge
2:00pm
• Sat 1 June @ 2:00pm • • Sun 2 June @ 9:30pm • (50 min) Have you ever thought “Wow, I could push that person in front of that train”? As Grace returns from[...]
Jun 1 @ 3:15pm – Jun 2 @ 4:15pm
JANE HILL: ADDICTED TO FUN (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
3:15pm
• Sat 1 & Sun 2 June @ 3:15pm • (1 hour) Jane used to be fun. By fun, she means drunk. She’s been sober for 15 years but still misses the buzz of that[...]
Jun 1 @ 7:00pm – Jun 2 @ 8:00pm
IAN LANE: PAPERWEIGHT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Sat 1 & Sun 2 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Paperweight. Spatula. Cushioned tea tray. Chicken lattice. Which weapon would you protect your house with? In this work in progress multimedia stand-up comedy[...]
Jun 1 @ 8:15pm – Jun 2 @ 9:15pm
SAM JACOBSEN: HERBERT HOOF - THE MONSTERER!! (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:15pm
• Sat 1 & Sun 2 June @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Ever wanted to hunt monsters like Bigfoot, or the Mongolian Death Worm? Professor Herbert Hoof is the best Monsterer this side of Loch[...]

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