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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….

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Aug 20 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
THE SHAPESHIFTERS REVIEW @ Upper Lounge
Presenting a night of drag and cabaret in aid of charitable organisation The Queer Alternative. Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque[...]
Aug 25 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
SAM PRIOR: THE LITTLE DEVIL IN ME @ Upper Lounge
A new stage show by magician and mentalist Sam Prior… The Little Devil In Me… Ever wondered if the skiled magician ever thinks about wether they could use their skills for evil? The answer?… Of[...]
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Aug 30 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Do you krave for something different? This might be it! A kompilation show of kharacter, Komedy Krackers brings you the kream of alternative komedians to krack you up. A salon of superb, salubrious satirists seconded[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Sep 1 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
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!  
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Sep 3 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
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[...]
SKETCHTEMBER @ Upper Lounge
Sep 5 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
SKETCHTEMBER @ Upper Lounge
BrightonComedy OpenMic is proud to present our one off, comedy sketch-tacular, #SketchTember! A night of the finest sketch and character comedy acts from around the UK! Featuring: Threesome – Sketch Comedy Trio Tandy Houghton as[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 8 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
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.  
SILLY SATURDAYS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 9 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
SILLY SATURDAYS @ Upper Lounge
Great stand-up comedy, on the second and last Saturdays of every month, with regular hosts including CHARMAINE DAVIES and JIM GRANT! Watch this space for lineups.
THE RUNAWAYS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 10 @ 8:00pm – 9:30pm
THE RUNAWAYS @ Upper Lounge
The Runaways are coming to Brighton! Having splashed along the seafront and eaten all the ice creams, we will entertain the delightful people of Brighton with an hour of fun and friendly improvised comedy! Entry[...]
Sep 13 @ 7:45pm – 9:15pm
CHRIS COLTRANE: MAKE LOVE AND SMASH FASCISM @ Upper Lounge
Comedian and activist Coltrane returns with another hour of uplifting, Tory-smashing comedy. If politics in 2017 is getting you down, come see this show: Chris will make you laugh, and give you that inspiration you[...]
SMUT SLAM @ Upper Lounge
Sep 14 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
SMUT SLAM @ Upper Lounge
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[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Sep 15 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Sep 16 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
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, 8-11pm, £5.  
Sep 17 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
THE SHAPESHIFTERS REVIEW @ Upper Lounge
Presenting a night of drag and cabaret in aid of charitable organisation The Queer Alternative. Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque[...]
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 18 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Character comedy, sketches, stand-up and oddities from: JO NEARY DYBALL & KERR PHIL JERROD GEORGE EGG plus special guests On the third Monday of each month (except August)! Advance tickets £4 (£6 on the door)[...]
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 27 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Do you krave for something different? This might be it! A kompilation show of kharacter, Komedy Krackers brings you the kream of alternative komedians to krack you up. A salon of superb, salubrious satirists seconded[...]
Sep 29 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
SAM PRIOR: UP CLOSE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
After a successful run of cabaret and stage shows in 2016 Sam Prior is returning to the Caroline of Brunswick for a run of close up magic evenings. Come and witness classic and original magic[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Oct 1 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
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[...]
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Oct 3 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Calling all comedians, wannabe ones, people who ‘think’ they’re funny, humans who like to laugh and anyone wanting a free pint…. Brighton’s no.1 Comedy Open Mic is on the 1st Tuesday of every month! 5-15[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Oct 6 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
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!  
SMUT SLAM @ Upper Lounge
Oct 12 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
SMUT SLAM @ Upper Lounge
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[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Oct 13 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
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.  
Oct 14 @ 7:15pm – 10:00pm
IAIN LEE & KATHERINE BOYLE: THE RABBIT HOLE LIVE @ Upper Lounge
IAIN LEE (The 11 O’Clock Show, BBC Radio 4, talkRADIO) and KATHERINE BOYLE (BBC Radio, talkRADIO) invite you to join them in THE RABBIT HOLE… … a pre-recorded phone-in podcast taped in front of a[...]
Oct 15 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
THE SHAPESHIFTERS REVIEW @ Upper Lounge
Presenting a night of drag and cabaret in aid of charitable organisation The Queer Alternative. Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque[...]
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Oct 16 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Character comedy, sketches, stand-up and oddities from: JO NEARY DYBALL & KERR PHIL JERROD GEORGE EGG plus special guests On the third Monday of each month! Advance tickets £4 (£6 on the door)  
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Oct 20 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Oct 21 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
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, 8-11pm, £5.  
Oct 27 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
SAM PRIOR: UP CLOSE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
After a successful run of cabaret and stage shows in 2016 Sam Prior is returning to the Caroline of Brunswick for a run of close up magic evenings. Come and witness classic and original magic[...]
Oct 28 @ 8:30pm – Oct 29 @ 12:00am
BITTER SOUR HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR @ Upper Lounge
Count Addiction and Cherry Fakewell set out to find the best of alternative drag and house them in a grotesque melting pot of punk, dance, goth, queer, camp, cabaret debauchery to delight your senses. Entry[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Nov 3 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
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!  
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Nov 5 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
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[...]
#MOVEMBER @ Upper Lounge
Nov 7 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
#MOVEMBER @ Upper Lounge
This November, Brighton Comedy Open Mic is proud to support the Movember Foundation! Come join us for a night of furry fun and frolics, as we present the best of new, upcoming and established comedy,[...]
SMUT SLAM @ Upper Lounge
Nov 9 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
SMUT SLAM @ Upper Lounge
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[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 10 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
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.  
SILLY SATURDAYS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 11 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
SILLY SATURDAYS @ Upper Lounge
Great stand-up comedy, on the second and last Saturdays of every month, with regular hosts including CHARMAINE DAVIES and JIM GRANT! Watch this space for lineups.
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Nov 17 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Nov 18 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
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, 8-11pm, £5.  
Nov 19 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
THE SHAPESHIFTERS REVIEW @ Upper Lounge
Presenting a night of drag and cabaret in aid of charitable organisation The Queer Alternative. Join your host Fuchsia Von Steel and her guests as she takes you through a unique blend of glamour, grotesque[...]
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 20 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Character comedy, sketches, stand-up and oddities from: JO NEARY DYBALL & KERR PHIL JERROD GEORGE EGG plus special guests On the third Monday of each month! Advance tickets £4 (£6 on the door)  
Nov 24 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
SAM PRIOR: UP CLOSE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
After a successful run of cabaret and stage shows in 2016 Sam Prior is returning to the Caroline of Brunswick for a run of close up magic evenings. Come and witness classic and original magic[...]

 

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