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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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Jul 21 @ 7:00pm – 10:30pm
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ TRANS PRIDE @ 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. Sunday 21st July This is going to be a[...]
Jul 23 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
EDWARD ACZEL + STUART LAWS @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. NB: The previously-billed Tony Law has to spend some time in Canada for family reasons, so will not be appearing at the Caroline. In his place we have[...]
Jul 24 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
TOM ROSENTHAL + MAISIE ADAM @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double bill of Edinburgh comedy previews. TOM ROSENTHAL: Manhood Let the beaky boy from Friday Night Dinner (Channel 4) and Plebs (ITV2) tell you the story of how he spent his life trying to[...]
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Jul 25 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Pro acts trying out new material, plus the best up and coming comics on the circuit! 8pm, monthly on the last Thursday PAY WHAT YOU WANT!
Jul 26 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
LUCY FREDERICK + AMY HOWERSKA @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
AMY HOWERSKA: Serious Face Non-TV famous, non-award-winning comic Amy Howerska returns with a brand new show because she has not yet learnt her lesson. Through a series of errors (love), Howerska has accidentally found herself[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Aug 2 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
Aug 3 @ 7:00pm – 11:00pm
BITTER SOUR presents: PRIDE THROUGH THE AGES @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
I mean… we couldn’t stay away forever right? BITTER SOUR IS BACK! After a brief hiatus, Bitter Sour is back with a bang to celebrate PRIDE! Bringing Brighton’s biggest and most loved underground drag show[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Aug 4 @ 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[...]
Aug 7 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm
BRIGHTON COMEDY OPEN MIC: THE REVIVAL @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
BCOM provide an inclusive environment for ALL forms of comedy and for ALL audience members! So you can sit back and enjoy the best sketch, character, improv, music, poetry and stand up from around the[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Aug 16 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Aug 17 @ 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
Aug 18 @ 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.    
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Aug 29 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Pro acts trying out new material, plus the best up and coming comics on the circuit! 8pm, monthly on the last Thursday PAY WHAT YOU WANT!
Aug 30 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
THE GREATEST SHOW OF MIRTH @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
For one night only: THE GREATEST SHOW OF MIRTH The pit of curiosities includes: DAVE FENSOME BRYONY NO MIKE COX DINESH NATHAN JOE FOSTER as compere An evening of extraordinary stand-up comedy for your delight
SEAN McLOUGHLIN @ Upper Lounge
Aug 31 @ 7:45pm – 9:15pm
SEAN McLOUGHLIN @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
Sean McLoughlin performs a new hour of comedy fresh from an appearance on ‘After Life’ and opening for Ricky Gervais on his 2019 tour. “A hugely accomplished hour of stand-up” Time Out. “His intellectual and[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Sep 1 @ 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[...]
Sep 4 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm
BRIGHTON COMEDY OPEN MIC @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
BCOM provide an inclusive environment for ALL forms of comedy and for ALL audience members! So you can sit back and enjoy the best sketch, character, improv, music, poetry and stand up from around the[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Sep 6 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
Sep 9 @ 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[...]
Sep 11 @ 7:45pm – 9:15pm
PAUL SINHA: HAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
Thus far, Paul has lived his life content in the understanding that stability and emotional happiness were lovely ideas but not really for him. Nonetheless, several decades of cheerfully bearing boozy witness to the narratives[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 13 @ 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.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 15 @ 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.    
Sep 16 @ 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[...]
Sep 18 @ 7:45pm – 9:30pm
SIMON BRODKIN: 100% SIMON BRODKIN @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
You may know him as “Comedy legend”* Lee Nelson or as the “unfunny pillock”** who gave Theresa May a P45, but you won’t know him as “Tiny Jew”*** Simon Brodkin. After three hugely successful series[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Sep 20 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Sep 21 @ 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)  
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Sep 26 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Pro acts trying out new material, plus the best up and coming comics on the circuit! 8pm, monthly on the last Thursday PAY WHAT YOU WANT!
Sep 29 @ 7:00pm – 8:15pm
KING SAMMY SILVER: THE SOLILOQUIES OF SINGLE SAM @ Upper Lounge
7:00pm
“So here we are again it’s all over, Just more proof, I’m no Casanova” Hopeless romantic transman Sam finds himself single yet again, but how? Come and join him as he tries to pick up[...]
Sep 30 @ 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[...]
Oct 2 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm
BRIGHTON COMEDY OPEN MIC @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
BCOM provide an inclusive environment for ALL forms of comedy and for ALL audience members! So you can sit back and enjoy the best sketch, character, improv, music, poetry and stand up from around the[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Oct 4 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Oct 6 @ 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
Oct 11 @ 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.  
Oct 14 @ 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[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Oct 18 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Oct 19 @ 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
Oct 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.    
Oct 26 @ 12:00pm – 3:30pm
LAUGHING HORSE 2-DAY BEGINNERS' COMEDY COURSE @ Upper Lounge
12:00pm
“I have found the course immensely helpful, as an actor for a number of years with the tutor very supportive and helpful. I have now managed to learn a whole new way to perform in[...]
Oct 27 @ 12:00pm – 3:30pm
LAUGHING HORSE 2-DAY BEGINNERS' COMEDY COURSE @ Upper Lounge
12:00pm
“I have found the course immensely helpful, as an actor for a number of years with the tutor very supportive and helpful. I have now managed to learn a whole new way to perform in[...]
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Oct 31 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Pro acts trying out new material, plus the best up and coming comics on the circuit! 8pm, monthly on the last Thursday PAY WHAT YOU WANT!
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Nov 1 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Nov 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[...]
Nov 6 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm
BRIGHTON COMEDY OPEN MIC @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
BCOM provide an inclusive environment for ALL forms of comedy and for ALL audience members! So you can sit back and enjoy the best sketch, character, improv, music, poetry and stand up from around the[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 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.  
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Nov 15 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Nov 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
Nov 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.    
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Nov 28 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
CANARY COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Pro acts trying out new material, plus the best up and coming comics on the circuit! 8pm, monthly on the last Thursday PAY WHAT YOU WANT!
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Dec 1 @ 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[...]
Dec 4 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm
BRIGHTON COMEDY OPEN MIC @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
BCOM provide an inclusive environment for ALL forms of comedy and for ALL audience members! So you can sit back and enjoy the best sketch, character, improv, music, poetry and stand up from around the[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Dec 6 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Dec 13 @ 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.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Dec 15 @ 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.    
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Dec 20 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE @ 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!  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Dec 21 @ 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)  

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