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“Year round comedy and big name acts”

Our 80-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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THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 13 @ 5:15pm – 6:15pm
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
5:15pm
• Thu 10 June @ 8:45pm • • Sat 12 & Sun 13 June @ 5:15pm • • Wed 16 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Like comedy? Like queer folk? Then you will LOVE[...]
Jun 13 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
CHARMIAN HUGHES: SHE! IMMORTAL HORROR QUEEN'S GUIDE TO LOVE @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 11 June to Sun 13 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) How a Hammer Horror film became the biggest influence on young Charmian’s life with darkly hilarious consequences. “The combination of this diminutive,[...]
Jun 13 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
TROY HAWKE: SIGMUND TROY'D @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Sun 30 May @ 8:45pm • • Sun 13, 20 & 27 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) 2020 Leicester Comedy Festival best show nominee. 2020 Perth Fringe World Comedy Weekly Award winner and[...]
Jun 14 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
SARA BARRON: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Mon 14 to Wed 16 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Sara Barron returns to Brighton Fringe with new jokes and stories about motherhood, fatherhood, therapists, fallings out, and gettings back together. “Deliciously dark,[...]
Jun 15 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
SARA BARRON: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Mon 14 to Wed 16 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Sara Barron returns to Brighton Fringe with new jokes and stories about motherhood, fatherhood, therapists, fallings out, and gettings back together. “Deliciously dark,[...]
Jun 16 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
SARA BARRON: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Mon 14 to Wed 16 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Sara Barron returns to Brighton Fringe with new jokes and stories about motherhood, fatherhood, therapists, fallings out, and gettings back together. “Deliciously dark,[...]
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 16 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Thu 10 June @ 8:45pm • • Sat 12 & Sun 13 June @ 5:15pm • • Wed 16 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Like comedy? Like queer folk? Then you will LOVE[...]
Jun 17 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
CANCELLED - DAVID EPHGRAVE: COVID-19, DAVID-40 @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
CANCELLED Unfortunately David has had to cancel his run. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Jun 17 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
IVOR DEMBINA: THIS IS NOT A SUBJECT FOR COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Thu 17 & 24 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Late addition to the Brighton Fringe.  Two performances only! Edinburgh 2019 ‘Pick of the Fringe‘ award-winner Ivor Dembina presents a revised and updated version[...]
RAM OF GOD @ Upper Lounge
Jun 17 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
RAM OF GOD @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Thu 17 to Sat 19 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Ram will nourish you Ram will punish you Ram will come again! Welcome to the church of Ram, where sheep are people, people[...]
Jun 18 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
SASHA ELLEN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 4 & Fri 11 June @ 8:45pm • • Fri 18 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) A brand new hour of comedy from the hilariously funny, aggressively nerdy and down right adorable[...]
RAM OF GOD @ Upper Lounge
Jun 18 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
RAM OF GOD @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Thu 17 to Sat 19 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Ram will nourish you Ram will punish you Ram will come again! Welcome to the church of Ram, where sheep are people, people[...]
Jun 19 @ 3:30pm – 4:30pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: BUMBLEBEE @ Upper Lounge
3:30pm
• Sat 5 & Sun 6 June @ 7:00pm • • Sat 19 & Sun 20 June @ 3:30pm • (1 hour) Multi-award winning comedian Nathan Cassidy’s hilarious and thrilling true crime stand-up show for[...]
Jun 19 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
ROBIN MORGAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Sat 19 & Sun 20 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) A work in progress of the fourth hour from Robin Morgan (as seen on ‘Mock The Week’. As heard on ‘The Now Show’.[...]
RAM OF GOD @ Upper Lounge
Jun 19 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
RAM OF GOD @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Thu 17 to Sat 19 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Ram will nourish you Ram will punish you Ram will come again! Welcome to the church of Ram, where sheep are people, people[...]
Jun 20 @ 3:30pm – 4:30pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: BUMBLEBEE @ Upper Lounge
3:30pm
• Sat 5 & Sun 6 June @ 7:00pm • • Sat 19 & Sun 20 June @ 3:30pm • (1 hour) Multi-award winning comedian Nathan Cassidy’s hilarious and thrilling true crime stand-up show for[...]
Jun 20 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
ROBIN MORGAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Sat 19 & Sun 20 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) A work in progress of the fourth hour from Robin Morgan (as seen on ‘Mock The Week’. As heard on ‘The Now Show’.[...]
Jun 20 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
TROY HAWKE: SIGMUND TROY'D @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Sun 30 May @ 8:45pm • • Sun 13, 20 & 27 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) 2020 Leicester Comedy Festival best show nominee. 2020 Perth Fringe World Comedy Weekly Award winner and[...]
Jun 21 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
ANNA MORRIS: KID-LIFE CRISIS @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Mon 21 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Award-winning character comedian Anna Morris (Channel 4’s ‘Lee and Dean’) brings her BBC Radio 4 stand-up show to the stage. For the first time in her[...]
LILY PHILLIPS: SMUT @ Upper Lounge
Jun 22 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
LILY PHILLIPS: SMUT @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Tue 22 & Wed 23 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) ‘SMUT’ is the long anticipated show by newcomer Lily Phillips, that was going to be about feminism but is now going to be[...]
LILY PHILLIPS: SMUT @ Upper Lounge
Jun 23 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
LILY PHILLIPS: SMUT @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Tue 22 & Wed 23 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) ‘SMUT’ is the long anticipated show by newcomer Lily Phillips, that was going to be about feminism but is now going to be[...]
Jun 23 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
CHELSEA BIRKBY: SEXISTENTIALISM (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Wed 23 June to Fri 25 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Do you have a body or are you a body? Do you love da club? Do you know why existentialists are the[...]
Jun 24 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
CANCELLED - DAVID EPHGRAVE: COVID-19, DAVID-40 @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
CANCELLED Unfortunately David has had to cancel his run. Apologies for any inconvenience.
Jun 24 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
IVOR DEMBINA: THIS IS NOT A SUBJECT FOR COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Thu 17 & 24 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Late addition to the Brighton Fringe.  Two performances only! Edinburgh 2019 ‘Pick of the Fringe‘ award-winner Ivor Dembina presents a revised and updated version[...]
Jun 24 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
CHELSEA BIRKBY: SEXISTENTIALISM (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Wed 23 June to Fri 25 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Do you have a body or are you a body? Do you love da club? Do you know why existentialists are the[...]
Jun 25 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
VLADIMIR McTAVISH: 60 LAST MINUTES TO SAVE THE WORLD @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 25 to Sun 27 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Global warming, fake news, Brexit, climate change, terrorism. At the start of this decade, he UK was f***ed and the rest of planet[...]
Jun 25 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
CHELSEA BIRKBY: SEXISTENTIALISM (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Wed 23 June to Fri 25 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) Do you have a body or are you a body? Do you love da club? Do you know why existentialists are the[...]
Jun 25 @ 10:30pm – 11:30pm
ROSS DRUMMOND & HARRY MONAGHAN: THE JERK STORE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
10:30pm
• Fri 25 & Sat 26 June @ 10:30pm • (1 hour) The Jerk Store. Comedy Record Label, Podcast Network and monthly night. Financially crippling? Almost certainly. Undeniably fun? You got it! And now, a[...]
Jun 26 @ 3:30pm – 4:30pm
JOE WELLS: EVERYTHING IS AN ATTEMPT TO BE HUMAN @ Upper Lounge
3:30pm
• Sat 26 June @ 3:30pm & 8:45pm • • Sun 27 June @ 3:30pm • (1 hour) William Blake said that everything is an attempt to be human. Autistic comedian Joe Wells can relate.[...]
Jun 26 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
VLADIMIR McTAVISH: 60 LAST MINUTES TO SAVE THE WORLD @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 25 to Sun 27 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Global warming, fake news, Brexit, climate change, terrorism. At the start of this decade, he UK was f***ed and the rest of planet[...]
Jun 26 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
JOE WELLS: EVERYTHING IS AN ATTEMPT TO BE HUMAN @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Sat 26 June @ 3:30pm & 8:45pm • • Sun 27 June @ 3:30pm • (1 hour) William Blake said that everything is an attempt to be human. Autistic comedian Joe Wells can relate.[...]
Jun 26 @ 10:30pm – 11:30pm
ROSS DRUMMOND & HARRY MONAGHAN: THE JERK STORE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
10:30pm
• Fri 25 & Sat 26 June @ 10:30pm • (1 hour) The Jerk Store. Comedy Record Label, Podcast Network and monthly night. Financially crippling? Almost certainly. Undeniably fun? You got it! And now, a[...]
Jun 27 @ 3:30pm – 4:30pm
JOE WELLS: EVERYTHING IS AN ATTEMPT TO BE HUMAN @ Upper Lounge
3:30pm
• Sat 26 June @ 3:30pm & 8:45pm • • Sun 27 June @ 3:30pm • (1 hour) William Blake said that everything is an attempt to be human. Autistic comedian Joe Wells can relate.[...]
Jun 27 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
VLADIMIR McTAVISH: 60 LAST MINUTES TO SAVE THE WORLD @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
• Fri 25 to Sun 27 June @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Global warming, fake news, Brexit, climate change, terrorism. At the start of this decade, he UK was f***ed and the rest of planet[...]
Jun 27 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
TROY HAWKE: SIGMUND TROY'D @ Upper Lounge
8:45pm
• Sun 30 May @ 8:45pm • • Sun 13, 20 & 27 June @ 8:45pm • (1 hour) 2020 Leicester Comedy Festival best show nominee. 2020 Perth Fringe World Comedy Weekly Award winner and[...]
Jun 30 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Jul 7 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Jul 10 @ 4:00pm – 6:30pm
THE COMEDY EXPERIMENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:00pm
Alicia and Fran welcome you to their monthly comedy open mic gig, hosted by Fran Kissling. Acts range from brand new to seasoned pros trying out new material. For a spot, please message the Facebook[...]
Jul 14 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Jul 21 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Jul 28 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Aug 4 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Aug 7 @ 7:00pm – 10:00pm
BITTER SOUR: BRING BACK MY GHOULZ @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
Haus of Fakewell Presents: Bring Back My Ghoulz! It is summer 1984 and it’s time for your parents to send you to your annual summer camp trip! You arrive and start to settle in your[...]
Aug 11 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Aug 14 @ 4:00pm – 6:30pm
THE COMEDY EXPERIMENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:00pm
Alicia and Fran welcome you to their monthly comedy open mic gig, hosted by Fran Kissling. Acts range from brand new to seasoned pros trying out new material. For a spot, please message the Facebook[...]
Aug 18 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Aug 25 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Sep 1 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Sep 8 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Sep 11 @ 4:00pm – 6:30pm
THE COMEDY EXPERIMENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
4:00pm
Alicia and Fran welcome you to their monthly comedy open mic gig, hosted by Fran Kissling. Acts range from brand new to seasoned pros trying out new material. For a spot, please message the Facebook[...]
Sep 15 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Sep 22 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]
Sep 29 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
RABBIT IN THE HEADLIGHTS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Brighton’s original comedy open mic night is back! Come and see a mix of new acts learning their trade, and old pros trying new material, for FREE! Donations taken at end in support of Campaign[...]

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