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ZOE LYONS: ENTRY LEVEL HUMAN (FREE!) 8:15pm
ZOE LYONS: ENTRY LEVEL HUMAN (FREE!)
May 4 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
ZOE LYONS: ENTRY LEVEL HUMAN (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 4 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) She recently cooked up a storm on ‘Celebrity Masterchef’, is a regular on ‘Mock The Week’ and a much-loved figure on ‘Live At The Apollo’, as[...]
TWONKEY’S TEN YEAR TWITCH (FREE!) 9:30pm
TWONKEY’S TEN YEAR TWITCH (FREE!)
May 4 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
TWONKEY'S TEN YEAR TWITCH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 3 & Sat 4 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Twonkey’s 10th show is about a grotesque cake decorating shop in the Dordogne that has been secretly making fake weather since 1982. Last[...]
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DARREN WALSH: PROGWORKRESS (FREE!) 4:30pm
DARREN WALSH: PROGWORKRESS (FREE!)
May 5 @ 4:30pm – 5:30pm
DARREN WALSH: PROGWORKRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 4 & Sun 5 May @ 4:30pm • (1 hour) Join Darren (UK’s first Pun Champion, Winner of Dave’s Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe, BBC Edinburgh Presents) for a Work in Progress (progworkress)[...]
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NATHAN CASSIDY: OBSERVATIONAL (FREE!) 3:15pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: OBSERVATIONAL (FREE!)
May 6 @ 3:15pm – 4:15pm
NATHAN CASSIDY: OBSERVATIONAL (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 4 to Mon 6 May @ 3:15pm • (1 hour) Award-winning comedian Cassidy with a new show about his crazy year. Nothing was happening, then he joined a new gym and a big,[...]
PAUL McCAFFREY: LEMON (FREE!) 9:30pm
PAUL McCAFFREY: LEMON (FREE!)
May 6 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
PAUL McCAFFREY: LEMON (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 5 May @ 2:00pm • • Mon 6 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) In the last couple of years Paul McCaffrey has performed to over half a million people while supporting his[...]
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THEODORA VAN DER BEEK: THE ADVENTURES OF THE BEARDED LADY 7:00pm
THEODORA VAN DER BEEK: THE ADVENTURES OF THE BEARDED LADY
May 8 @ 7:00pm – 7:50pm
THEODORA VAN DER BEEK: THE ADVENTURES OF THE BEARDED LADY @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 4 to Wed 8 May @ 7:00pm • (50 minutes) ‘I’m the Bearded Lady, I’m fearless and I’m shady, I’ve hair on my back and My muscles are stacked, My Adam’s apple is[...]
THE BRAINSTORMER QUIZ 8:00pm
THE BRAINSTORMER QUIZ
May 8 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
THE BRAINSTORMER QUIZ @ Main Bar
Win prizes and cash at the Caroline of Brunswick’s fortnightly quiz night! Your skills, knowledge, judgement and speed will be tested over five entertaining rounds, including the thrilling Brainstormer finalé. Entry £1 per player, and[...]
EDY HURST: HURST SCHMURST (FREE!) 9:30pm
EDY HURST: HURST SCHMURST (FREE!)
May 8 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
EDY HURST: HURST SCHMURST (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Mon 6 May @ 4:30pm • • Tue 7 & Wed 8 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Award-winning comedian Edy Hurst brings his musical comedy, loop pedal nonsense and stand-up to answer the[...]
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EMILY McQUADE: IMPISH (FREE!) 7:00pm
EMILY McQUADE: IMPISH (FREE!)
May 9 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
EMILY McQUADE: IMPISH (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 9 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) This is a stand-up comedy show about the joys and pitfalls of having an overactive imagination. Ever seen an apparition in a garage? A magical kingdom[...]
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JOHN-LUKE ROBERTS: AFTER ME COMES THE FLOOD (BUT IN FRENCH) drip splosh splash drip BLUBBP BLUBBP BLUBBPBLUBBPBLUBBP!! (FREE!) 2:00pm
JOHN-LUKE ROBERTS: AFTER ME COMES THE FLOOD (BUT IN FRENCH) drip splosh splash drip BLUBBP BLUBBP BLUBBPBLUBBPBLUBBP!! (FREE!)
May 12 @ 2:00pm – 3:00pm
JOHN-LUKE ROBERTS: AFTER ME COMES THE FLOOD (BUT IN FRENCH) drip splosh splash drip BLUBBP BLUBBP BLUBBPBLUBBPBLUBBP!! (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 12 May @ 2:00pm • (1 hour) Blam blam! The critically acclaimed idiot returns with a brand-new hour of extraordinary daft-hearted comedy, following a complete sell out at last year’s Fringe. ‘Freewheeling escapism…[...]
DAVID CHAWNER: MENTAL (FREE!) 7:00pm
DAVID CHAWNER: MENTAL (FREE!)
May 12 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
DAVID CHAWNER: MENTAL (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 12 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) After a hugely successful run at last year’s Brighton Fringe, ‘Mental’ returns. This is a show about mental health (rather than mental illness). As seen on[...]
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DAVID MILLS: WELCOME TO THE NEXT MOMENT (FREE!) 9:30pm
DAVID MILLS: WELCOME TO THE NEXT MOMENT (FREE!)
May 13 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
DAVID MILLS: WELCOME TO THE NEXT MOMENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Mon 13 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Politics, celebrity, the media, technology, our 24-hour reality television cartoon dystopia. More hilarious rants and raves from the funniest comic you’ve never heard of. David Mills[...]
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JOE WELLS: PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE DON’T MAKE ME DO POLITICAL COMEDY (FREE!) 7:00pm
JOE WELLS: PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE DON’T MAKE ME DO POLITICAL COMEDY (FREE!)
May 15 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
JOE WELLS: PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE DON'T MAKE ME DO POLITICAL COMEDY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Wed 15 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Joe used to do political comedy but recently the news has become so horrible that he can’t bear to do it any more. Support for Frankie[...]
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CHARMIAN HUGHES: WHAT-NOT (FREE!) 7:00pm
CHARMIAN HUGHES: WHAT-NOT (FREE!)
May 16 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
CHARMIAN HUGHES: WHAT-NOT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Tue 14 & Thu 16 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Charmian self-identifies as a what-not, the word for people who don’t have a word. Also as extremely funny comedian to packed houses. Don’t[...]
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NICK HORSEMAN: THE RHYME SCHEME (FREE!) 8:15pm
NICK HORSEMAN: THE RHYME SCHEME (FREE!)
May 18 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
NICK HORSEMAN: THE RHYME SCHEME (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 11 & Sat 18 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Over the past year, Nick ‘Horse’ Horseman has got married, survived a 6.9 magnitude earthquake that killed 450 people and given up his[...]
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) 9:30pm
THE LOL WORD (FREE!)
May 18 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
THE LOL WORD (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 17 & Sat 18 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Like comedy? Like queer folk? Then you’ll love this mixed bill of sketch and stand-up stars who are rising through the comedy ranks[...]
LAURA-DOE’S VAUDEVILLE OF THE VULVA (FREE!) 10:45pm
LAURA-DOE’S VAUDEVILLE OF THE VULVA (FREE!)
May 18 @ 10:45pm – 11:45pm
LAURA-DOE'S VAUDEVILLE OF THE VULVA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 10 & Sat 11 May @ 10:45pm • • Fri 17 & Sat 18 May @ 10:45pm • (1 hour 10 minutes) Ever confused a Volvo and a vulva? A G-string and a[...]
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SOOZ KEMPNER: MEGA-DRIVE (FREE!) 2:00pm
SOOZ KEMPNER: MEGA-DRIVE (FREE!)
May 19 @ 2:00pm – 3:00pm
SOOZ KEMPNER: MEGA-DRIVE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 19 May @ 2:00pm • (1 hour) Following 2018’s Super Sonic 90s Kid, award-winning comedian Sooz Kempner is back with a brand-new hour, Mega Drive: a show about the video games that defined[...]
ALASDAIR BECKETT-KING: THE INTERDIMENSIONAL ABK (FREE!) 7:00pm
ALASDAIR BECKETT-KING: THE INTERDIMENSIONAL ABK (FREE!)
May 19 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
ALASDAIR BECKETT-KING: THE INTERDIMENSIONAL ABK (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 17 to Sun 19 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Leicester Mercury Comedian of The Year 2017 Alasdair Beckett-King returns to this timeline with a dimension-hopping stand up comedy show. “A singular and[...]
MERYL O’ROURKE: VANILLA (FREE!) 9:30pm
MERYL O’ROURKE: VANILLA (FREE!)
May 19 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
MERYL O'ROURKE: VANILLA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sun 5, Sun 12 & Sun 19 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) New show from stand up and BBC’s New World Order writer. In her youth, Meryl was called all sorts of fruity[...]
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PHIL JERROD: UNRELATABLE (FREE!) 7:00pm
PHIL JERROD: UNRELATABLE (FREE!)
May 20 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
PHIL JERROD: UNRELATABLE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Mon 20 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) When he was ten years old Phil Jerrod went missing. Join the award winning comedian, and official tour support for Romesh Ranganathan and Angela Barnes, as[...]
PRESIDENT OBONJO: GOODBYE MR PRESIDENT (FREE!) 9:30pm
PRESIDENT OBONJO: GOODBYE MR PRESIDENT (FREE!)
May 20 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
PRESIDENT OBONJO: GOODBYE MR PRESIDENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 18 May @ 2:00pm • • Mon 20 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) A brief and impactful story of friendship between an African President and an English man set in modern Britain.[...]
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THE BRAINSTORMER QUIZ 8:00pm
THE BRAINSTORMER QUIZ
May 22 @ 8:00pm – 10:00pm
THE BRAINSTORMER QUIZ @ Main Bar
Win prizes and cash at the Caroline of Brunswick’s fortnightly quiz night! Your skills, knowledge, judgement and speed will be tested over five entertaining rounds, including the thrilling Brainstormer finalé. Entry £1 per player, and[...]
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IZZY MANT: POLITE CLUB (FREE!) 7:00pm
IZZY MANT: POLITE CLUB (FREE!)
May 23 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
IZZY MANT: POLITE CLUB (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Tue 21 to Thu 23 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) TV comedy producer Izzy (Peep Show, Toast of London, Harry & Paul) has been pathologically tactful all her life. But tonight, that changes…[...]
SASKIA PRESTON: ABSENT (FREE!) 9:30pm
SASKIA PRESTON: ABSENT (FREE!)
May 23 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
SASKIA PRESTON: ABSENT (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 9, Thu 16 & Thu 23 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) A work in progress show from professional clothes-wearer Saskia Preston. In this blurb, Saskia will hint that she’s a really cool[...]
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LUCY PEARMAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) 8:15pm
LUCY PEARMAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!)
May 25 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
LUCY PEARMAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 25 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Complete idiot Lucy Pearman will be trying out some new ideas. There will be a bag, a song, a leg, some tears and probably blood. It[...]
LIAM WITHNAIL: HOMECOMING 9:30pm
LIAM WITHNAIL: HOMECOMING
May 25 @ 9:30pm – 10:30pm
LIAM WITHNAIL: HOMECOMING @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 10 & Sat 11 May @ 9:30pm • • Fri 24 & Sat 25 May @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) Brand new hour of thoughtful and hilarious stand up from the celebrated comic.[...]
ROBIN MORGAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) 10:45pm
ROBIN MORGAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!)
May 25 @ 10:45pm – 11:45pm
ROBIN MORGAN: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 24 & Sat 25 May @ 10:45pm • (1 hour) The third hour show from Robin Morgan (writer for BBC Two’s ‘The Mash Report’, BBC Radio 4’s ‘The News Quiz’, television warm-up for[...]
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KILLING EVE AFTER-PARTY: RELEASE THE BATS SPECIAL 10:00pm
KILLING EVE AFTER-PARTY: RELEASE THE BATS SPECIAL
May 26 @ 10:00pm – May 27 @ 1:30am
KILLING EVE AFTER-PARTY: RELEASE THE BATS SPECIAL @ Main Bar | Brighton | United Kingdom
Killing Eve, Cold in Berlin and Grooving in Green are playing live in Brighton earlier in the evening, before relocating to the Caroline for their after-party! Tim will be back again to spin the tunes,[...]
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NIK COPPIN: SHARK (FREE!) 7:00pm
NIK COPPIN: SHARK (FREE!)
May 27 @ 7:00pm – May 30 @ 7:00pm
NIK COPPIN: SHARK (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 25 to Thu 30 May @ 7:00pm • (1 hour) Following more sell-out performances in Europe, Asia and Australia, the UK-based global comedian returns with a new show in which he analyses jokes,[...]
SAM SAVAGE: TRY (FREE!) 2:00pm
SAM SAVAGE: TRY (FREE!)
May 27 @ 2:00pm – 3:00pm
SAM SAVAGE: TRY (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Mon 6, Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 2:00pm • (1 hour) How do you fit into a chaotic high flying world when all you have ever really wanted from life is a[...]
ANDREA HUBERT: THE GREY AREA (FREE!) 3:15pm
ANDREA HUBERT: THE GREY AREA (FREE!)
May 27 @ 3:15pm – 4:15pm
ANDREA HUBERT: THE GREY AREA (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 11 & Sun 12 May @ 3:15pm • • Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 3:15pm • (1 hour) Andrea Hubert works out some new jokes in front of the (hopefully!) lovely[...]
DIRTY WHITE BOYS & ALICE MARSHALL: SUMMERTIME SLAUGHTER (FREE!) 4:30pm
DIRTY WHITE BOYS & ALICE MARSHALL: SUMMERTIME SLAUGHTER (FREE!)
May 27 @ 4:30pm – 5:30pm
DIRTY WHITE BOYS & ALICE MARSHALL: SUMMERTIME SLAUGHTER (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Sat 25 to Mon 27 May @ 4:30pm • (1 hour) Welcome to Plankton-On-Sea, your classic British seaside town; donkeys, deckchairs and a deadly monster terrorising the shore. Written and performed by award-winning double[...]
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CAROLINE MABEY: HAIR OF THE DOG (FREE!) 8:15pm
CAROLINE MABEY: HAIR OF THE DOG (FREE!)
May 28 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
CAROLINE MABEY: HAIR OF THE DOG (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Every Tue in May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Brand new stand-up from one of the most inventive comic voices in Britain. Caroline Mabey’s husband/boyfriend/partner (whatever!) just quit his accounting job to train as[...]
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MILO McCABE: REALITY BITES TROY HAWKE! (FREE!) 8:15pm
MILO McCABE: REALITY BITES TROY HAWKE! (FREE!)
May 29 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
MILO McCABE: REALITY BITES TROY HAWKE! (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Wed 8 & Wed 15 May @ 8:15pm • • Wed 22 & Wed 29 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Troy Hawke escaped from his mother’s clutches over four years ago now. The[...]
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GRANT McLACHLAN: WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE McDONALD? (FREE!) 9:30pm
GRANT McLACHLAN: WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE McDONALD? (FREE!)
May 30 @ 9:30pm – Jun 1 @ 9:30pm
GRANT McLACHLAN: WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE McDONALD? (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 30 & Fri 31 May @ 9:30pm • • Sat 1 June @ 9:30pm • (1 hour) After successfully bribing the Edinburgh Festival 2018 for a 4* review, the self-help group ‘Jane McDonald[...]
BRODI SNOOK: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) 8:15pm
BRODI SNOOK: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!)
May 30 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
BRODI SNOOK: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Thu 9 & Thu 16 May @ 8:15pm • • Thu 23 & Thu 30 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) Fast-rising Australian comedian and general smart-arse Brodi Snook takes a break from her[...]
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GRÁINNE MAGUIRE: IT’S PROBLEMATIC (FREE!) 7:00pm
GRÁINNE MAGUIRE: IT’S PROBLEMATIC (FREE!)
May 31 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm
GRÁINNE MAGUIRE: IT'S PROBLEMATIC (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 3, Fri 10, Fri 24 & Fri 31 May @ 7:00pm • (50 min) Gráinne Maguire (as seen on BBC1, Dave, Comedy Central, Sky and heard on R3,4,5) returns with a new hour[...]
ADAM HESS: MY GRANDAD HAS A FRINGE (FREE!) 8:15pm
ADAM HESS: MY GRANDAD HAS A FRINGE (FREE!)
May 31 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm
ADAM HESS: MY GRANDAD HAS A FRINGE (FREE!) @ Upper Lounge
• Fri 10, Fri 17 & Fri 31 May @ 8:15pm • (1 hour) New show from me, Adam Hess, who is a very cool comedian from Brighton who then moved to London because they[...]

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SAM SAVAGE: TRY (FREE!)
May 27 @ 2:00pm – 3:00pm

• Mon 6, Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 2:00pm •
(1 hour)

How do you fit into a chaotic high flying world when all you have ever really wanted from life is a smaller forehead and some biscuits? And what happens when you are ready to fight for your dreams but refuse to remove your slippers?

“Funny Bones” (Latest Seven)
“Upbeat and endearing” (Chortle)
“Excellent” (Three Weeks)

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

ANDREA HUBERT: THE GREY AREA (FREE!)
May 27 @ 3:15pm – 4:15pm

• Sat 11 & Sun 12 May @ 3:15pm •
• Sun 26 & Mon 27 May @ 3:15pm •
(1 hour)

Andrea Hubert works out some new jokes in front of the (hopefully!) lovely people of Brighton, about the huge chasm between men and women, and what we can do to get back together.

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

DIRTY WHITE BOYS & ALICE MARSHALL: SUMMERTIME SLAUGHTER (FREE!)
May 27 @ 4:30pm – 5:30pm

• Sat 25 to Mon 27 May @ 4:30pm •
(1 hour)

Welcome to Plankton-On-Sea, your classic British seaside town; donkeys, deckchairs and a deadly monster terrorising the shore. Written and performed by award-winning double act Dirty White Boys (Best New Act, London SketchFest 2016) and the incredible character comedian Alice Marshall (as featured on Comedy Central and BBC Radio 4).

Grab a bag of cockles and try to avoid bloodshed on the beach for this silly sinister sketch show. Think League of Gentlemen meets Jaws by way of Summer Holiday! “Spectacularly and compellingly funny” (The List).

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

NIK COPPIN: SHARK (FREE!)
May 27 @ 7:00pm – May 30 @ 7:00pm

• Sat 25 to Thu 30 May @ 7:00pm •
(1 hour)

Following more sell-out performances in Europe, Asia and Australia, the UK-based global comedian returns with a new show in which he analyses jokes, comedy and audience reactions all to hilarious effect.

“Amazingly funny stories…super fun and charisma up the wazoo…awesome!” **** 1/2 – (Funny Tonne, Melbourne International Comedy Festival)

“Fast and funny…the audience loved it… sweetly, wildly hilarious” **** – (Rip It Up, Adelaide Fringe)

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

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CAROLINE MABEY: HAIR OF THE DOG (FREE!)
May 28 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm

• Every Tue in May @ 8:15pm •
(1 hour)

Brand new stand-up from one of the most inventive comic voices in Britain. Caroline Mabey’s husband/boyfriend/partner (whatever!) just quit his accounting job to train as a dog groomer. Time for a life audit.

As heard on Josh Howie’s Losing It on BBC Radio 4.
Writer on The News Quiz.

“No-one has made us laugh as much at this Fringe” (The Skinny)

“Mabey is thoroughly enjoyable company… the slightly deranged offspring of a menage a trois between Vic Reeves, Harry Hill and Floella Benjamin.” (Evening Standard)

“Hilarious… Funny and touching and brilliant” (The Guardian)

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

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MILO McCABE: REALITY BITES TROY HAWKE! (FREE!)
May 29 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm

• Wed 8 & Wed 15 May @ 8:15pm •
• Wed 22 & Wed 29 May @ 8:15pm •
(1 hour)

Troy Hawke escaped from his mother’s clutches over four years ago now. The honeymoon period is over. This impeccable 1930’s throwback finds himself trying to work out exactly what his purpose in life is… and how the mysterious ‘Greece Has Talent’ competitor fits into the whole picture….

As seen on Benidorm (ITV), Live at the Electric (BBC3) and Blue Go Mad in Ibiza (C5)

British Fringe Guide Top Recommended Shows of 2017

***** The New Current ‘Character comedy that is near perfection’
***** Scotsgay ‘Comic genius’
**** Fest ‘Spectacular character…razor sharp wit laced with a touch of the surreal’
**** Chortle ‘Undeniably funny’
**** The List ‘Beautifully written characters’
**** Broadway Baby ‘Perfectly worded jokes’
**** Edfest Mag ‘One of the year’s best comedy acts…will outgrow his venue in no time’
**** The Skinny ‘Massive amounts of fun’
**** Three Weeks ‘Hits the ticklish spots’
**** The Wee Review ‘…a character so defined and well realised that the room is instantly on board with his quite unique critique of modern life’
**** London Theatre Guide ‘effortless and hilarious’

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

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BRODI SNOOK: WORK IN PROGRESS (FREE!)
May 30 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm

• Thu 9 & Thu 16 May @ 8:15pm •
• Thu 23 & Thu 30 May @ 8:15pm •
(1 hour)

Fast-rising Australian comedian and general smart-arse Brodi Snook takes a break from her career as a foot model (selling photos of her toes to foot perverts for cash) and having panic attacks in train station toilets to return to Brighton Fringe with a brand new work in progress.

So You Think You’re Funny and Foster’s Golden Jester finalist.
As heard on BBC4 Extra and TalkRadio.

“Vulgar, candid and drier than a popcorn fart” (BN1 Magazine).

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

GRANT McLACHLAN: WHAT EVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE McDONALD? (FREE!)
May 30 @ 9:30pm – Jun 1 @ 9:30pm

• Thu 30 & Fri 31 May @ 9:30pm •
• Sat 1 June @ 9:30pm •
(1 hour)

After successfully bribing the Edinburgh Festival 2018 for a 4* review, the self-help group ‘Jane McDonald Anonymous’ cruises into Brighton Fringe for three nights. Come to a meeting, sign up to the ‘Cruisettes’ and celebrate your obsession with everything that is the ‘Wakefield One.’

“I mean, I’ve been cruising many, many times but this is the biggest thing I’ve ever seen.” (Jane McDonald, 2019).

“There’s so much to commend about this debut…it will be exciting to see what McLachlan will offer as he grows in confidence as a performer.” (The Wee Review, 2018).

FREE ENTRY!

 

 

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GRÁINNE MAGUIRE: IT’S PROBLEMATIC (FREE!)
May 31 @ 7:00pm – 8:00pm

• Fri 3, Fri 10, Fri 24 & Fri 31 May @ 7:00pm •
(50 min)

Gráinne Maguire (as seen on BBC1, Dave, Comedy Central, Sky and heard on R3,4,5) returns with a new hour show about ghosts, Irish men and why we need to forgive Taylor Swift. Come on guys, she’s been through a lot.

“A must see from a comedian at the top of her game” – Edinburgh Festivals ****

“A self assured performance from a woman who has mastered her craft” – The Skinny ****

 FREE ENTRY!

 

 

ADAM HESS: MY GRANDAD HAS A FRINGE (FREE!)
May 31 @ 8:15pm – 9:15pm

• Fri 10, Fri 17 & Fri 31 May @ 8:15pm •
(1 hour)

New show from me, Adam Hess, who is a very cool comedian from Brighton who then moved to London because they have more Pret A Mangers there.

I have been on Tonight at the Palladium (ITV), Rob Delaney’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central) and there have been four requests for me to appear on Mock The Week but they’ve said no each time (lol little joke there).

FREE ENTRY!