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STEVE BUGEJA: SUMMER CAMP (FREE!) 8:45pm
STEVE BUGEJA: SUMMER CAMP (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 1 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
STEVE BUGEJA: SUMMER CAMP (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Mon 8 May & Tue 9 May @ 8:45pm • • Wed 31 May & Thu 1 June @ 8:45pm • Steve Bugeja, as seen on Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and heard on[...]
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ON THE EDGE 11:15pm
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Jun 2 @ 11:15pm – Jun 3 @ 12:15am
ON THE EDGE @ Upper Lounge
Fri 2 June @ 11:15pm We hand pick our acts from the best up and coming acts in the UK comedy scene, guaranteeing a brilliant line up. NB: This show replaces David Sheeran, who is[...]
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DAVID McIVER: STOP IT DAVID, WE ARE HAVING TOO MUCH FUN (FREE!) 1:15pm
DAVID McIVER: STOP IT DAVID, WE ARE HAVING TOO MUCH FUN (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 3 @ 1:15pm – 2:15pm
DAVID McIVER: STOP IT DAVID, WE ARE HAVING TOO MUCH FUN (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 7 May @ 1:15pm • • Sat 27 May @ 1:15pm • • Sat 3 June @ 1:15pm • David McIver is one of the most fun guys around these days. Come see[...]
AMY HOWERSKA (FREE!) 7:30pm
AMY HOWERSKA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 3 @ 7:30pm – 8:30pm
AMY HOWERSKA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Tue 30 May to Sat 3 June @ 7:30pm • New work in progress. “A gifted storyteller. Refreshingly unsentimental… A force to be reckoned with” – Chortle “Imaginative self-deprecation with balletic aplomb” – Fest[...]
ELEANOR CONWAY (FREE!) 10:00pm
ELEANOR CONWAY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 3 @ 10:00pm – 11:00pm
ELEANOR CONWAY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 1 June & Sat 3 June @ 10:00pm • New work in progress from the party animal behind the hit show Walk of Shame. More confessional and saucy tales of hedonism. “Reminiscent of[...]
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CANCELLED – DAVID SHEERAN: I AM DONUT (FREE!) 12:30am
CANCELLED – DAVID SHEERAN: I AM DONUT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 12:30am – 1:30am
CANCELLED - DAVID SHEERAN: I AM DONUT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Mon 29 May @ 1:15pm & 3:45pm • • Fri 2 June @ 11:15pm • • Late Night Sat 3 June @ 12:30am • Unfortunately David Sheeran has had to cancel this weekend’s performances[...]
MARK STEEL 12:00pm
MARK STEEL @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 12:00pm – 1:00pm
MARK STEEL @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 11 May @ 8:45pm • • Sat 20 May @ midday • • Wed 24 May @ 7:30pm • • Sun 4 June @ midday • NB: Mark’s appearances on 11 & 24[...]
NATHAN CASSIDY: WATCH THIS. LOVE ME. IT’S DEEP. (FREE!) 1:15pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: WATCH THIS. LOVE ME. IT’S DEEP. (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 1:15pm – 2:15pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: WATCH THIS. LOVE ME. IT'S DEEP. (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 4 June @ 1:15pm • Award-winning writer and comedian Nathan Cassidy’s new one-man theatre show for 2017. A love story in a swimming pool. It’s deep. ​”Cassidy seems to have a real commitment[...]
BRODI SNOOK & DAVE FENSOME: PARANOID (FREE!) 2:30pm
BRODI SNOOK & DAVE FENSOME: PARANOID (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 2:30pm – 3:30pm
BRODI SNOOK & DAVE FENSOME: PARANOID (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 7 May @ 8:45pm • • Late Night Fri 2 June @ 12:30am • • Sat 3 June & Sun 4 June @ 2:30pm • Just because you’re paranoid, it don’t mean they’re[...]
SARAH CALLAGHAN: THE PIGEON DYING UNDER THE BUSH (FREE!) 3:45pm
SARAH CALLAGHAN: THE PIGEON DYING UNDER THE BUSH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 3:45pm – 4:45pm
SARAH CALLAGHAN: THE PIGEON DYING UNDER THE BUSH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 3 June & Sun 4 June @ 3:45pm • Award-winning comedian Sarah Callaghan, fresh from two hugely successful shows and tours of Australia, returns with a show inspired by an incredibly lucky escape[...]
WOOF WOOF MEOW MEOW (FREE!) 5:00pm
WOOF WOOF MEOW MEOW (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 5:00pm – 6:00pm
WOOF WOOF MEOW MEOW (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Tue 16 May & Wed 17 May @ 7:30pm • • Sat 3 June & Sun 4 June @ 5:00pm • Woof Woof Meow Meow is a stand-up comedy show brought to you by[...]
STEPHANIE LAING: MAD ABOUT THE BOY (FREE!) 6:15pm
STEPHANIE LAING: MAD ABOUT THE BOY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 6:15pm – 7:15pm
STEPHANIE LAING: MAD ABOUT THE BOY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 1 June to Sun 4 June @ 6:15pm • Stephanie Laing talks about mental health problems and boys for an hour, but it’s totally funny, I promise, and won’t be as awkward as[...]
FIONA SAGAR: SAGAR MEGA DRIVE (FREE!) 7:30pm
FIONA SAGAR: SAGAR MEGA DRIVE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 7:30pm – 8:30pm
FIONA SAGAR: SAGAR MEGA DRIVE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 27 May @ 2:30pm • • Mon 29 May @ 5:00pm • • Sun 4 June @ 7:30pm • Fiona Sagar (fresh from The Groundlings, Los Angeles) makes her Brighton debut with a[...]
NATHAN CASSIDY: THE MAN IN THE ARENA (FREE!) 8:45pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: THE MAN IN THE ARENA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 8:45pm – 9:45pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: THE MAN IN THE ARENA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 2 June to Sun 4 June @ 8:45pm • Award-winning comedian Nathan Cassidy explores bravery in a volatile world. Do one thing every day that scares you. Cassidy at his brave and honest[...]
DAMIAN CLARK: SON OF A MOTH (FREE!) 11:15pm
DAMIAN CLARK: SON OF A MOTH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 4 @ 11:15pm – 11:30pm
DAMIAN CLARK: SON OF A MOTH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 2 June @ 10:00pm • • Sat 3 June @ 11:15pm • • Sun 4 June @ 10:00pm • YES!! Damian Clark returns to the Brighton Fringe with his brand new show of[...]
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CANCELLED: LARRY DEAN + JENNY COLLIER (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
CANCELLED: LARRY DEAN + JENNY COLLIER (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 5 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
CANCELLED: LARRY DEAN + JENNY COLLIER (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Unfortunately this show has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience. Ticket-holders will be refunded automatically.
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OPEN MIC COMEDY 7:30pm
OPEN MIC COMEDY @ Upper Lounge
Jun 6 @ 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[...]
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TOM ALLEN + CHARLIE BAKER (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
TOM ALLEN + CHARLIE BAKER (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 7 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
TOM ALLEN + CHARLIE BAKER (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
TOM ALLEN The other half of the Like Minded Friends podcast with Suzi Ruffell, this former BBC New Comedy Award winner is known for his camp wit and appearances on Just a Minute. “Riotous stuff”[...]
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FUNNY GIRLS w/ HELEN BAUER 7:30pm
FUNNY GIRLS w/ HELEN BAUER @ Upper Lounge
Jun 9 @ 7:30pm – 10:00pm
FUNNY GIRLS w/ HELEN BAUER @ 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. Friday 9th June HELEN BAUER BELLE BUSBY HEATHER SHAW BRYONY NO EMI D’ESCRIVAN And[...]
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FEMALE TROUBLE 8:00pm
FEMALE TROUBLE @ Upper Lounge
Jun 10 @ 8:00pm – 10:30pm
FEMALE TROUBLE @ Upper Lounge
Stella Pint and Alpha Bites present FEMALE TROUBLE Brighton’s first femme drag queen night Supporting RISE. Advance tickets just £5 (£8 on the door)
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THE SHAPESHIFTERS REVIEW 8:00pm
THE SHAPESHIFTERS REVIEW @ Upper Lounge
Jun 11 @ 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[...]
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SIMON EVANS + IAN SMITH (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
SIMON EVANS + IAN SMITH (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 12 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
SIMON EVANS + IAN SMITH (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
SIMON EVANS A regular on The News Quiz, and creator of his own Radio 4 show, Simon Evans Goes to Market, Simon aims his sardonic, middle- class satirical bile not only at politics, but economics[...]
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ROSE MATAFEO + CARL DONNELLY (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
ROSE MATAFEO + CARL DONNELLY (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 14 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
ROSE MATAFEO + CARL DONNELLY (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
ROSE MATAFEO: Sassy Best Friend *** Winner, Best New Zealand Show, NZ International Comedy Festival 2017 *** A bona fide TV star in her native NZ, we’re thrilled to welcome Rose to the Caroline for[...]
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CANCELLED: JARLATH REGAN + NAZ OSMANOGLU (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
CANCELLED: JARLATH REGAN + NAZ OSMANOGLU (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 15 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
CANCELLED: JARLATH REGAN + NAZ OSMANOGLU (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Sorry – this show is cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience.    
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ON THE EDGE w/ CATHERINE HESKEY 7:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ CATHERINE HESKEY @ Upper Lounge
Jun 16 @ 7:30pm – 10:30pm
ON THE EDGE w/ CATHERINE HESKEY @ 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! Friday 16th June CATHERINE HESKEY JOHNNY WARDLOW KATHERINE[...]
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TITTER w/ SEAN McLOUGHLIN 8:00pm
TITTER w/ SEAN McLOUGHLIN @ Upper Lounge
Jun 17 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
TITTER w/ SEAN McLOUGHLIN @ 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. [fruitful_sep} Saturday 17th June Party party party, it’s SUMMER!![...]
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SMUT SLAM: RELATIVELY SPEAKING 8:00pm
SMUT SLAM: RELATIVELY SPEAKING @ Upper Lounge
Jun 18 @ 8:00pm – 11:00pm
SMUT SLAM: RELATIVELY SPEAKING @ 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[...]
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JO NEARY & FRIENDS 7:45pm
JO NEARY & FRIENDS @ Upper Lounge
Jun 19 @ 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)
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BEC HILL + JOHN ROBINS (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
BEC HILL + JOHN ROBINS (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 20 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
BEC HILL + JOHN ROBINS (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
BEC HILL The comedian, presenter of Sky One’s DC Fancast, profoolsional (professional fool), and regular on CBBC’s The Dog Ate My Homework muses on technology, eggs and other subjects. JOHN ROBINS Currently best known for[...]
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SIMON EVANS + TOM LUCY (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
SIMON EVANS + TOM LUCY (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 21 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
SIMON EVANS + TOM LUCY (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
SIMON EVANS (replacing the previously-billed Angela Barnes) A regular on The News Quiz, and creator of his own Radio 4 show, Simon Evans Goes to Market, Simon aims his sardonic, middle-class satirical bile not only[...]
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DAVID EDWARDS + ANDREW BRIDGE (Edinburgh Previews) 8:00pm
DAVID EDWARDS + ANDREW BRIDGE (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 23 @ 8:00pm – 11:30pm
DAVID EDWARDS + ANDREW BRIDGE (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
DAVID EDWARDS: How to Get a Second Date Join David Edwards as he gives advice concerning how to navigate the messy world of modern-day dating. Edwards is a cult performer, regularly appearing at Brian Gittins’[...]
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COMEDY WRITING WORKSHOP 6:30pm
COMEDY WRITING WORKSHOP @ Upper Lounge
Jun 26 @ 6:30pm – 10:00pm
COMEDY WRITING WORKSHOP @ Upper Lounge
Comedy Swamp presents a brilliant opportunity to take part in a comedy writing workshop with Logan Murray, an award winning director who has coached many of the most successful comedians in the U.K. over the[...]
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NATHAN D’ARCY ROBERTS + ROSS SMITH (FREE!) 8:00pm
NATHAN D’ARCY ROBERTS + ROSS SMITH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 27 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
NATHAN D'ARCY ROBERTS + ROSS SMITH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
THE HARDEST WORKING MEN IN SHOW BUSINESS Beta-males Nathan D’Arcy Roberts (shortlisted for BBC New Comedy Award 2016) and Ross Smith (So You Think You’re Funny? Semi-Finalist 2015) explore identity, nostalgia, modern love, and movies, in[...]
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KOMEDY KRACKERS w/ CHARMAINE DAVIES 7:45pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS w/ CHARMAINE DAVIES @ Upper Lounge
Jun 28 @ 7:45pm – 10:30pm
KOMEDY KRACKERS w/ CHARMAINE DAVIES @ 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[...]
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RHYS JAMES + STEPHEN CARLIN (Edinburgh Previews) 7:30pm
RHYS JAMES + STEPHEN CARLIN (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 29 @ 7:30pm – 10:15pm
RHYS JAMES + STEPHEN CARLIN (Edinburgh Previews) @ Upper Lounge
RHYS JAMES Rhys is a young and charming gag-writer whose star has been rising fast since popping up on panel shows such as Mock the Week and Sweat the Small Stuff, as well as being[...]
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SAM PRIOR: UP CLOSE (FREE!) 8:00pm
SAM PRIOR: UP CLOSE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
Jun 30 @ 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[...]