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Listings for 26 May, sorted by Start Time

Sleight of Handsome COMEDY 
MAY 12, 26 at 12:00 (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 

Science Magic CHILDRENS 
MAY 26-31, JUN 1-3 at 12:45 (60 min) - Free 
Science Magic is back at the Brighton fringe. After a complete sellout run last year, treble award-winning comedian and scientist Donal Vaughan (Winner – 2016 Beat the Frog World Series, Winner – 2015...
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 

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 

Ishi Khan-Jackson:I'mMigrant! COMEDY 
MAY 20, 26 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
Ishi is a happy comedian with a charming & bubbly presence. Sparked by the migration crisis stories, Ishi tackles migration, identity and belonging.in  "Ishi Khan-Jackson:I'mMigrant!" Zambian-born wi...
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 

City Impro by the Sea COMEDY 
MAY 26-28 at 15:30 (60 min) - £5 
Prepare for a rip-roaring rollercoaster of laughter as six improvisers make everything up as they go along all for your enjoyment. Racing from one game to another, this is a fast paced comedy show tha...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Now THAT'S What I Call A Game Show! COMEDY 
MAY 19-20, 26-27 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Think you know game shows? Think again! Following the success of “Haven’t a Clue!” at the Brighton Fringe, this new show will make you laugh like a child. In this hilarious hour, Comedy meets game sho...
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 

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 

Battle of the Superheroes: The Great Superhero Debate COMEDY 
MAY 20, 26-28, JUN 2-3 at 18:00 (60 min) - £5-£7 
The international hit show returns with more great comedians in a mixture of stand-up comedy and debate to find out who the best superhero is! Whether you are a Marvel or DC fan, or don't care either ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Mortal (Work in Progress) COMEDY 
MAY 26 at 18:15 (50 min) - Free 
Do you struggle to fit in in an ever changing world? Does the speed of change make you feel old before your time? Then you know how Paul feels. Join him as he exposes his thoughts, fears and vulnerabi...
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 

The 1000 Years Show MUSIC 
MAY 24-27 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
The 1000 Years Show at the festival featuring songs and comedy from pivotal times in history such as The Battle of Hastings, Richard III, Lady Jane Grey, and Magna Carta. It's hystorical! The 1000 yea...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Massive Dad: Work In Progress COMEDY 
MAY 25-26 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
An hour of sketch and stand-up from critically acclaimed sketch group Massive Dad ("Hilarious" **** - The Guardian) with solo material from Tessa Coates ("Delightfully funny, smart" **** Chortle) and ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Vladimir McTavish: 25 Years of Stand-up CHAT SHOWS 
MAY 25-28 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
Scottish Comedy award-winner and BAFTA nominee, Vladimir McTavish celebrates a quarter-century in the business with an hour-long show featuring some brand new topical gags, some old favourites from th...
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 

Laughs with Tricks CABARET 
MAY 19-20, 26-27 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
Comedy magician Stu Turner and comedian & ventriloquist Phil Reid come together for an hour of stand-up, magic, and variety. Stu's offbeat act is sometimes silly, sometimes surreal, but always bafflin...
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 

Ian Lane - Bodily COMEDY 
MAY 8, 20, 26 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
Ever wondered how to get the most out of that capsized gazebo that is your body? Using paint, placards and xylophone sticks, Ian Lane takes you on an annotated, colour-coded and possibly misleading 60...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Getting Away Scott Free COMEDY 
MAY 25-27, JUN 1-3 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
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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 

Rob Oldham: Fellow COMEDY 
MAY 25-26 at 23:15 (60 min) - Free 
Award-winning young comedian Rob Oldham is going to do an hour of stand-up. There are no two ways about it. At Edinburgh this year he bagged the Amused Moose Breakthrough Comic Award with his ‘quirky...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

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 

Ishi Khan-Jackson:I'mMigrant! COMEDY 
MAY 19, 26 at 00:30 (60 min) - Free 
Ishi is a happy comedian with a charming & bubbly presence. Sparked by the migration crisis stories, Ishi tackles migration, identity and belonging.in  "Ishi Khan-Jackson:I'mMigrant!" Zambian-born wi...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 


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