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MAY 12-13, 19-20 at 12:00 (45 min) - Free 
What happens when you want to stick the flag into untrodden snow but someone else beats you to it? Join this opera clown on a confusing journey into man’s fascination to own every bit of the world, ag...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Bad Clowns: Hostage COMEDY 
MAY 13, 20, 27 at 12:00 (60 min) - Free 
What happens when a crazed madman takes a comedy show and its audience hostage? Find out in the Bad Clowns maddest show yet. Full of twists and turns, the terrified actors perform for laughs, pride an...
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 

Mixed Up Heads COMEDY 
MAY 7, 13 at 13:15 (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 

Evelyn Mok - Work in Progress COMEDY 
MAY 13, 20, 26, JUN 3 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Featured on BBC 3, Channel 4 and Comedy Central, the award-winning Swedish comedian presents a work in progress that promises to be "uncensored, unapologetic and... wildly refreshing" - **** BroadwayB...
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 

Joe Wells: I Hope I Die Before I Start Voting Conservative COMEDY 
MAY 13, JUN 3 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
Received opinion says that we become more right-wing as we get older. Joe Wells (support for Frankie Boyle and Alexei Sayle) is determined to grow up without selling out. Joe's third solo stand-up hou...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Sleight of Handsome COMEDY 
MAY 6-7, 13, 20, 27-28, JUN 3 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
While away an hour or so as magic meets stand up comedy. Along with some canny trickery Freddie Folkston will share his frustrations of modern and not so modern life. A free afternoon show. Not suitab...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Loose Brie Solve Everything COMEDY 
MAY 13, JUN 2-3 at 15:30 (60 min) - Free 
Martin and Phil have always felt like there’s something important they’re supposed to do. Now they’ve finally figured out what it is. They’re going to solve everything. All of it. The whole shebang. ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Ahem... You can't go around doing stuff like that! COMEDY 
MAY 12-13 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Join Johnny Wardlow (As heard on BBC Radio 4 & BBC Radio 2) and Zelem Saydullaev (Squawker 2015 Finalist, South Coast Comedian of the Year 2016 Semi Finalist.) for an hour of sensational lies, mind bl...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Stranger Friends COMEDY 
MAY 12-13, 26-27 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Sunjai Arif presents: Stranger Friends. Come on a journey to the upside down and meet some of Sunjai’s weird and wonderful friends. Sunjai has been touring the country with his unique style of comedy...
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 

Darren Walsh: Massive Punt COMEDY 
MAY 12-13, 26 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Join Darren Walsh (UK's first Pun Champion, BBC's iWonder, Dave's Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe) for an onslaught of new video sketches, 1-liners, jingles and general nonsense. ‘Punbelievable!’ ***** -...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Aaron Simmonds & Literal Support Act COMEDY 
MAY 12-13, 19-20 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
A stand up comedy show from a comedian that cannot stand up. Aaron Simmonds (BBC New Comedian of the Year finalist 2017) is bringing his stand up show to Brighton. Aaron has had cerebral palsy all hi...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Simon Jablonski — Love COMEDY 
MAY 12-16 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free 
A completely unerotic mess of a journey that begins in a public toilet. ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Gráinne Maguire - work in progress COMEDY 
MAY 6, 13, 20, 27 at 18:15 (60 min) - Free 
Gráinne Maguire brings her new show to the Brighton Fringe. Writer for 8/10 Cats and The Last Leg. BBC and Radio regular. ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Aside Effect COMEDY 
MAY 13, 16 at 18:15 (60 min) - Free 
A stand-up comedy show about a man (Winter Foenander) who finds himself in a perpetual state of madness; as he attempts to retrace his steps back to humanity. ...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Anna Morris: Under the Sea CABARET 
MAY 9-11, 13-14 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
Under the Sea takes place on Britain's Lowest Budget Cruise Ship, where audiences are invited to be the holidaymakers, cruising from Hull to Portsmouth under the guidance of their chairman host Janene...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Troy Hawke: Reminded COMEDY 
MAY 6, 13, 27, JUN 3 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
Troy Hawke returns after a capacity attended 2017 Edinburgh show to examines the vagaries of the human mind *****The New Current *****Scotsgay ****Chortle ****Fest ****The List ****The Skinny ****Bro...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Ladies Marmalade COMEDY 
MAY 11-15 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
"Ferociously funny" Arielle Souma _ 2017 NATYS finalist among other achievement and " very impressive vocal range" musical comedian Victoria Howden bring you LADIES MARMALADE... 4 ⭐️ sho...
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 

Sean McLoughlin: Living Well Is The Best Revenge COMEDY 
MAY 11-13, JUN 1-3 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
A brand new hour of stand-up from this 'impassionaed and uniquely brilliant talent' (The List) Ricky Gervais' support act on his 2017 Humanity world tour. Star of Brexit Stage Left on Viceland, Russel...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Will Mars: Candid Cafe COMEDY 
MAY 10-13 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
While working on a half-hour comedy special Will realised that stand-up was no longer the most important thing in his life. Could he ever be the same again? As seen on FOX's Showtime at the Apollo...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

MAY 13-15 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
“Insanity is doing the same thing over & over again & expecting different results”. - Albert Einstein. Hello! My name is Narin Oz & I am the writer & performer of this autobiographical Bonqrz comedy...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Lolbot Wars COMEDY 
MAY 10-13 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
This is Lolbot Wars. Back from its smash hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe, for four nights in Brighton, four comics are going to battle to the death with words, wits and weapons. Armed only with their ...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

A Beginners Guide To Bondage THEATRE 
MAY 7, 13, 20, JUN 3 at 22:15 (60 min) - Free 
A funny, naughty romp through the world of BDSM and fetish. Have you seen "50 Shades Of Grey"? Are you fetish curious? Do you ever feel like a change from Vanilla sex? Mistress Venetia answers enquiri...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 


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