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Harriet Braine's Apocalibrary COMEDY 
MAY 19, 28 at 12:00 (60 min) - Free 
A work-in-progress musical comedy show from multi-award-winning comedian Harriet Braine, set in a library at the end of the world. Harriet, like the good librarian she is, will be answering enquiries ...
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 

Ian Smith - Work in Progress COMEDY 
MAY 28, JUN 2-3 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Ian Smith is a multi-award winning comedian - this is a work in progress of his fifth solo show. His last show won the Amused Moose Comedy Award People's Champion and a ThreeWeeks Editors' Award. Come...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Heimatmann THEATRE 
MAY 27-28 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Heimatman A lone German determined to stop the coming slaughter of World War Two by killing Hitler. He almost succeeded in saving 60 million souls. ...
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 

Ahem... You can't go around doing stuff like that! COMEDY 
MAY 27-28 at 14:30 (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 

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 

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 

Zahra Barri: 'Zahra: Warrior, Not Princess' COMEDY 
MAY 28 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Zahra has never stood in front of a mirror and taken a Selfie. She's more likely to stand in front of the mirror and ask herself to make a change. From Kim Kardashian's Career to Kim Jung Un's Korea, ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Will Penswick: Dank Verse COMEDY 
MAY 28, JUN 2-3 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
Sex, death, Christianity, tennis, pigeons, divorce, allergies, global politics, no topic is too out there for Will Penswick and he's committed them to verse for some reason. The fact that he's not qui...
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 

Mortal (Work in Progress) COMEDY 
MAY 28 at 17:00 (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 

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 

Ishi Khan-Jackson:I'mMigrant! COMEDY 
MAY 28 at 18:15 (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 

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 

Larry Dean: Work in Progress COMEDY 
MAY 21, 28 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
An hour of new material by award-winning comedian and Live at the Apollo star Larry Dean. Enjoy ‘confessional storytelling at its finest’ (Herald) from one of UK comedy’s brightest talents. Unexpec...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Nathan Willcock: Holland, 1980 COMEDY 
MAY 28-30 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
Great comedy guy Nathan Willcock presents what promises to be a work in progress show. He will try and recreate the 1980 Eurovison song contest in its entirety, on his own. It could be amazing, it cou...
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 

Wheely Wheely Wheely Wheely Wheely COMEDY 
MAY 28-29 at 20:45 (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 

The Crapp Family COMEDY 
MAY 28-31 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
The kind of family that goes the extra mile because the breaks are cut and daddy don’t like the UK speed limit. The kind who goes against the grain, trust your heart and not your brain, find treasur...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Fabulon COMEDY 
MAY 21, 27-30 at 22:00 (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 

65, A Frog and a Nun COMEDY 
MAY 6-7, 14-16, 20-22, 28, 31 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
A clown with a frog on his head, a nun in a nightie reciting Shakespeare, and a 65 year old Irsh guy doing stand-up, they are all Gerry in his show. Whether it's a frog with a man on his bum or a man ...
The Temple Bar / Upstars 

Rory Jones: Return of the Wizword COMEDY 
MAY 15, 28 at 22:15 (60 min) - Free 
From the questionable mind of Rory Jones comes a debut show of Galactic proportions. Combining spoken word, comedy, music and a positively brazen disregard for convention, Return of the Wizword is poe...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 


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