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Listings for 5 May, sorted by Start Time

Vague - Work In Progress COMEDY 
MAY 5-6 at 12:00 (45 min) - Free 
18 months ago, Maisie Adam decided to try stand-up comedy. Within a year, she found herself winning the prestigious ‘So You Think You’re Funny?’ competition, opening for Stephen K Amos’ sell-out talk ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

"AAAAH The Growing Pains of a Neurotic Jew...Henry Churniavsky" COMEDY 
MAY 5-7 at 12:00 (60 min) - Free 
Henry Churniavsky in his solo show unloads to the audience all about his Jewish roots from growing up to getting old,with lots more in between. He discusses mothers, marriage & children. He is a Neuro...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

The Wilderness Years COMEDY 
MAY 5-7, 12-13 at 13:00 (60 min) - Free 
Single, jobless and living in his parents’ spare room, life isn’t treating Richard Stainbank well. Underemployed and underwhelmed, he finds himself at the home of the Greatest Briton with the National...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Snowflake it till you make it COMEDY 
MAY 5-6, 26-27 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Matt Duwell ("Razor Sharp Ability...The boy's got talent” Mumble Comedy) is a snowflake, and he is owning that label (despite thinking labels are pejorative). A show for anyone who has ever been calle...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Twat Out Of Hell COMEDY 
MAY 5-7 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Loud, Brash and in yer face Gary G Knightley ("Went off on strange tangents" - PYT Blog) brings his debut solo show to the Brighton Fringe. In an ever evolving world, it is hard for us to do the right...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Huggers - Comedy and Variety for Kids CHILDRENS 
MAY 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-31, JUN 1-3 at 14:15 (60 min) - £4 Kids / £6 Adult / Family £22 
The popular family show at festivals worldwide returns with a revolving line-up of performers of all varieties from comedians, musical theatre, poets, magicians, clowns and children's entertainers wit...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Dave: A Work in Progress COMEDY 
MAY 5, 19, JUN 2 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
Despite his best intentions Dave Fensome is getting older. No wiser though. More paranoid, more tired, more confused, but not even slightly wiser. If you've ever accidentally got older, and been unhap...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Andy Quirk's Got First World Problems COMEDY 
MAY 5, 12, 26, JUN 2 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
East London's premier rapper of first world problems, Andy quirk, and his backup dancer Anna J are on a musical mission to bring fist pumping therapy for modern living to the masses. Mixing up rapid r...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

The True Confessions of Perkins and Iles COMEDY 
MAY 5-7, 19-20 at 15:30 (60 min) - FREE TICKETED 
Sarah Iles and Robyn Perkins split an hour of honest and personal stand-up comedy. It's funny cuz its true. It's like confession, for non-Catholics. ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Mixed Up Heads COMEDY 
MAY 5 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
They are mixed up in their heads and hilarious! Three comics are showing you their best 20 minutes at Brighton Fringe Festival this year! Come and join Lisanne Fridsma (Bath Comedy Festival Finalist)...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Struan Logan: Struan All Over the World COMEDY 
MAY 5-7 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Struan All Over the World is the story of Struan's 18 months living out of a backpack, road tripping around Australia and New Zealand, headlining gigs as he meandered his way back home via seven South...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Dave Chawner; Mental COMEDY 
MAY 5-7, 12-13, 19-20, 26-28, JUN 2-3 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free 
A show about mental health (rather than mental illness) As seen on BBC, ITV & Channel 4 As heard on BBC Radio 1, Radio 4 & BBC Radio 5 Live. ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ - Arts Award Vo...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

The Very Well-Fed Caterpillar THEATRE 
MAY 5-6 at 17:00 (60 min) - £5 Standard £4 Concession 
The Very Hungry Caterpillar just couldn’t stop eating, he grew and he grew until, when all his friends began turning into butterflies, a cocoon that would fit him couldn’t be made! “To comfort himself...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

The Ayahuasca Diaries COMEDY 
MAY 5-7, 26-28 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Following a sell-out run, shrink and stand-up Benji Waterstones brings his Edinburgh show to Brighton. Last year he headed to Peru in search of ayahuasca, a healing hallucinogenic so strong that just ...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Classic Joke Club COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 17-19 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free 
Join the funniest acts on the UK and international circuit as they share classic jokes handed down to them by their family. Chickens, mothers-in-law, doctors, elephants, Englishmen, Irishmen, Scotsmen...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

MAY 4-5, 18-19 at 18:15 (60 min) - Free 
FREE! Stand-up comic David Mills is back with another hour of sharp and hilarious rants. Known for his razor wit and biting humor, Mills takes on modern life with his signature wicked invective. Bra...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Aaaaaaaargh! It's a bonaza of Comedy from Around the Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 11-12, 18-19, 25-28, JUN 1-2 at 18:15 (60 min) - £5 
It's a comedy bonanza! A brand-new stand-up comedy selection for Brighton from Laughing Horse, following it's success around the world. An exciting mixed bag of comedians, with top headliners and th...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Comedy Happy Hour: The Chat Show COMEDY 
MAY 4-7 at 19:15 (60 min) - £5-£7 
his show is the perfect way to start off your night at Brighton Fringe, as you spend an hour in the company of some top-class comedy hosts, such as Vladimir McTavish, in an early evening soiree that b...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Wheely Wheely Wheely Wheely Wheely COMEDY 
MAY 4-5 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
Hello. You look nice today. But no time for that. This event will go ahead no matter what happens. Power outage? The wheel will spin. Sudden outbreak of witch trials? The wheel will spin. The w...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Sidekick COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 17-19 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
Get ready for the comedy ride of your life as Ben spins stories, thrillers, self-help books, political intrigue and fairy tales out of thin air, his own mind + the audience in front of him. Over the ...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Laughing Horse Pick of the Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 4-31, JUN 1-3 at 20:30 (90 min) - £5-£7 
A selection of the very best stand-up comedy at Brighton Fringe, selected from comics appearing in shows all around the Festival. A fantastically funny mix of top headliners and the best newcomers, wi...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Alasdair Beckett-King (WIP): Full Velvet Jacket COMEDY 
MAY 4-6 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
Leicester Mercury Comedian of The Year 2017 Alasdair Beckett-King returns to this timeline with an inter-dimensional work-in-progress stand up comedy show. "A singular and truly distinct act, Alasdair...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Paul Revill: Revillationships COMEDY 
MAY 4-5, 25-26 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
Paul Revill, Bath Comedy Festival New Act of the Year 2014, returns to the Brighton Fringe with a work in progress hour of comedy. With a marriage date set, a dog rescued and a death in the family, it...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Sam and Ben: Aliems! COMEDY 
MAY 4-5 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
Do you believe in... aliems? You may never have seen one but - just like the millions of people who tune in every week to watch Mrs Brown's Boys - they're out there somewhere, living among us, lurking...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

MAY 4-5, 18-19 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
Rob lives off the grid in a field in a caravan. He doesn’t want sympathy he’s never felt so free but there are drawbacks. Not too mention the weather and nature trying it’s best to join him although h...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Shaggers COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 11-12, 18-19, 25-27, JUN 1-2 at 22:15 (60 min) - £-£7 
Following yet more sell-out shows at festivals and theatres worldwide, the hit show returns with yet more great comedians with hilarious material based around that most noble of pursuits - shagging! ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Fabulon COMEDY 
MAY 5, 12, 19, 26 at 23:15 (60 min) - Free 
Gaulier trained duo Hanna Winter and Julia Masli present a ridiculous world of 'Fabulon' where they are the confused inhabitants. Combining physical comedy, visual imagery and clown, they invite you t...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

LJ DA FUNK in... When will these fascist bastards all be lined up and f**king shot? COMEDY 
MAY 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, JUN 1-2 at 23:30 (60 min) - Free 
Remember when Nazis were only found in Germany, Austria, and Clacton-on-Sea? Well now they're in the White House, the Kremlin, and Clacton-on-Sea. Join lefty libtard snowflake saviour of mankind LJ DA...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

The Clinic: With Gloria Hole & Mark Grimshaw COMEDY 
MAY 4-5 at 00:30 (60 min) - Free 
Got an itching problem? Concerned about a rash decision? Join Gloria Hole, Mark Grimshaw and a host of guest acts as they delve deep to solve your problems. With shots, prizes and points to be won o...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 


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