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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 18 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
NISH KUMAR + MARK STEEL @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews, from The Mash Report’s anchorman, Nish Kumar, and veteran left-wing firebrand, Mark Steel. “If you like your comedy to be intelligent, inventive, thought-provoking and delivered with a passion, urgency[...]
Jul 19 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
NISH KUMAR + SUZI RUFFELL @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews, from The Mash Report’s anchorman, Nish Kumar, and Portsmouth’s greatest export, Suzi Ruffell. “If you like your comedy to be intelligent, inventive, thought-provoking and delivered with a passion, urgency[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ HELEN BAUER @ 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 20th July HELEN BAUER JAMES ELLIS ALI[...]
TITTER w/ IAN LANE @ Upper Lounge
Jul 21 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER w/ IAN LANE @ 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, 8-11pm, £5. Saturday 21st July Friends! Gather round for Titter is back[...]
Jul 22 @ 5:00pm – 8:00pm
THE BLEEDING OBVIOUS presents RAINBOW HEART @ Upper Lounge
5:00pm
“Life is never quite as straight as it seems…” What happens when you tumble out of the closet and find yourself trying to work out exactly where you are on the gender and sexuality spectrum?[...]
Jul 24 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
JUSTIN MOORHOUSE + ANDY FIELD @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews, from one of Manchester’s top stand-ups, Justin Moorhouse, and BBC New Comedy Award 2017 finalist Andy Field. “Here was not a moment without laughter. [Justin] smashed the hour out[...]
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Jul 25 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
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[...]
BATTLE! ROUND 3 @ Upper Lounge
Jul 28 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
BATTLE! ROUND 3 @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
Hosted by Violet Valentine, a femme feisty queen from Brighton who likes to perform Kesha songs and provide some looks. ⭐️ The event will consist of randomised performance battles to the month’s theme of POP-PUNK[...]
Jul 31 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
SEANN WALSH + JAKE LAMBERT @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A double-bill of Edinburgh comedy previews, from Brighton boy done good, Seann Walsh, and up-and-coming youngster Jake Lambert. “Seann Walsh is a brilliant observational comic, with an ability to tease out the comicality of even[...]
Aug 1 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
BCOM presents #BATTLEROYALE @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
We here at BCOM like to be the show of firsts, which is why we feel it only appropriate to continue in our age old traditions of bringing Brighton the best new and interactive comedy[...]
Aug 4 @ 6:30pm – 10:30pm
BITTER SOUR: CLUB KRAKENHAUS @ Upper Lounge
6:30pm
Bitter Sour brings you their third pride party as we welcome you into Club Krankenhaus! Celebrating Two years at the Caroline of Brunswick, Count Addiction and Cherry Fakewell invite you to the best underground drag[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Aug 5 @ 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[...]
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Aug 18 @ 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, 8-11pm, £5.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Aug 19 @ 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.    
QUEERDOM @ Upper Lounge
Aug 25 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
QUEERDOM @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Queer cabaret hosted by King Sammy Silver, on the last Saturday of every other month. Entry £7 on the door / £5 advance. Watch this space for lineups!    
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Aug 29 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
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[...]
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
Sep 1 @ 6:30pm – 10:30pm
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
6:30pm
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[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Sep 2 @ 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[...]
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Sep 5 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
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 Wednesday of every month! 5-15[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Sep 7 @ 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 8 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
THE SHIPPING FORECAST & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
With an improvised poem, your show we bid start The story may be happy, the story may be dark! Emotions run high and form the core of our show How far will you come, how[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 14 @ 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.  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Sep 15 @ 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, 8-11pm, £5.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 16 @ 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.    
QUEER AS FVCK @ Upper Lounge
Sep 20 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm
QUEER AS FVCK @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
A night of queer stand-up comedy, hosted by HANS EUFF. Watch this space for the line-up! Entry £6 (£5 concessions) – pay on the door
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Sep 21 @ 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 22 @ 7:15pm – 10:00pm
IAIN LEE & KATHERINE BOYLE: THE RABBIT HOLE LIVE @ Upper Lounge
7:15pm
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[...]
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Sep 26 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
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[...]
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Oct 3 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
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 Wednesday of every month! 5-15[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Oct 5 @ 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!  
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
Oct 6 @ 6:30pm – 10:30pm
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
6:30pm
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[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Oct 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
Oct 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.  
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Oct 19 @ 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 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, 8-11pm, £5.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Oct 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.    
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
Oct 27 @ 6:30pm – 10:30pm
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
6:30pm
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[...]
QUEERDOM @ Upper Lounge
Oct 27 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
QUEERDOM @ Upper Lounge
8:00pm
Queer cabaret hosted by King Sammy Silver, on the last Saturday of every other month. Entry £7 on the door / £5 advance. Watch this space for lineups!    
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Oct 31 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
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
Nov 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!  
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Nov 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[...]
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Nov 7 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
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 Wednesday of every month! 5-15[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 9 @ 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 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
Nov 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, 8-11pm, £5.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 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.    
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
Nov 28 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS @ Upper Lounge
7:45pm
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[...]
CABARET LAB @ Upper Lounge
Dec 2 @ 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[...]
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Dec 5 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
7:30pm
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 Wednesday of every month! 5-15[...]
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Dec 7 @ 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!  
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
Dec 8 @ 6:30pm – 10:30pm
BITTER SOUR @ Upper Lounge
6:30pm
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[...]
FUNNY GIRLS @ Upper Lounge
Dec 14 @ 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.  
TITTER @ Upper Lounge
Dec 15 @ 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, 8-11pm, £5.  
SLEEP PARALYSIS @ Upper Lounge
Dec 16 @ 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 21 @ 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!  

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