Brighton Fringe Shows

Have a look through our selection of shows... we hope we have something you'll want to see in Brighton!


List Shows: By Name | By Start Time

Listings for 2 June, sorted by Start Time

12:00

The Great Baldini - A Magician's Journey

The Great Baldini - A Magician's Journey

Cabaret

The Great Baldini - A Magician's Journey

Cabaret

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 2-5 at 12:15 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

Legendary magician the Great Baldini tells his life story through a series of stage illusions, from his first trick on his 12th birthday to his career pinnacle rivalling the great Houdini. Each chapter is built around a very entertaining, colourful and theatrical illusion with significant audience participation. Whilst the magic can be a bit hit and miss and Baldini’s old trouper’s spirit is sorely tested the audience is often helpless with laughter as Baldini desperately attempts to hold it together and soldier on. The illusions are excellent (Baldini is an award-winning member of th...


Science Magic

Science Magic

Childrens

Science Magic

Childrens

The Walrus / Basement Room
MAY 28-31, JUN 1-5 at 12:15 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

Triple award-winning Irish comedian & scientist, Donal Vaughan, brings his hugely popular science, comedy, magic family show to the Brighton Fringe with some brand new tricks. including popping a balloon with an orange, a twist on the famous table cloth trick, and a device which runs electricity through your body. Using only things you find around the house, Donal will perform amazing tricks to show how magical science can be. Want to see a potato rocket launcher? Or conjure dragons breath? How about a vomiting unicorn? Or course you do. Always exciting and sometimes very messy, learn about...


13:00

Child from Wuhan: A One-woman Show about Trauma, Love, and Diarrhea

Child from Wuhan: A One-woman Show about Trauma, Love, and Diarrhea

Comedy

Child from Wuhan: A One-woman Show about Trauma, Love, and Diarrhea

Comedy

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
JUN 2-3 at 13:00 (60 min) - FREE Entry - Ticketed with Donations

From a sweatshop in the ghetto of Wuhan, Moni made her way to Berlin. She searched hard for love, until a severe depression hit her, forcing her to face unresolved childhood trauma. Luckily, comedy found her. In this one-woman show, Moni takes you on a full emotional journey. It’s honest, authentic, and full of diarrhea. Be prepared to laugh and cry. ...


Daphna Baram: Out and About (WIP)

Daphna Baram: Out and About (WIP)

Comedy

Daphna Baram: Out and About (WIP)

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 2-5 at 13:30 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

What is going on out there? Daphna Baram emerges out of her safe cave to check out the world after Covid, Brexit, the Euro and other failures. * * * *"Amazing" (The Wee Review) * * * * * "Masterful" (Bunbury Magazine; "Fascinating" (Chortle); "A lovely Variety of funny" (One4Reviews) www.missdcomedy.com...


Best of Brighton Fringe for Kids

Best of Brighton Fringe for Kids

Childrens

Best of Brighton Fringe for Kids

Childrens

The Walrus / Basement Room
MAY 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, JUN 2-5 at 13:30 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

A fantastic show for all the family to enjoy together, which brings together some of the best child friendly performers from around the Brighton area...


14:00

The Radio Plays

The Radio Plays

Spoken Word

The Radio Plays

Spoken Word

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 2-5 at 14:00 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

The event will be a spoken work radio short consisting of 6 radio shorts in the style of 1930's. Each will be accompanied by a piano player and a guitarist and pre-recorded sounds played live....


What Women Want

What Women Want

Comedy

What Women Want

Comedy

The Walrus / Raised Room
MAY 14-15, 29, JUN 2-3, 5 at 14:00 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

What if men could really understand what women want. Is it even possible? And if it was, would their heads implode? Join comics Kimberley Datnow and Peter Bazely this summer, as they explore the ins and outs of What Women Want. This two-handed comic performance will take a whirlwind ride through the female psyche, as seen from both sides of the gender divide. Expect comic songs, special guests and a hilarious tag team of two award-winning comics as your hosts. Whether it's discovering how the love lives of lobsters might have some useful sex tips for our menfolk, or ugly laughing your way t...


Jack The Ripper My life as a Suspect

Jack The Ripper My life as a Suspect

Theatre

Jack The Ripper My life as a Suspect

Theatre

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
MAY 8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, JUN 2-3, 5 at 14:15 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £7

In this show character comedian Robert Inston with respect to victims, and irreverence that only comes from knowledge...dissects the suspected perpetrators and celebrities dumbfounded by the demon of Whitechapel. In part one, he gives an overview of the period...particularly the response of the Government and Queen Victoria herself whose own grandson was a suspect. In Part 2, he "becomes" George Chapman wife poisoner; John Piser, known as Leather Apron as he worked in a slaughterhouse; the pathetic Aaron Kosminski who was more solitary than social.... ...



Laughing Horse CLEAN Pick of the Fringe

Laughing Horse CLEAN Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

Laughing Horse CLEAN Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
MAY 7-8, 15, 21-22, 28-29, JUN 2-5 at 14:45 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £4

'The Pick of the Fringe' has been a hit show at Brighton Fringe for 15 years, an annual selection of the very best in stand-up comedy at Brighton Fringe. And now this brand new clean version has arrived! It's the same succulent smorgasbord of fantastically funny stand-up comedy headliners and the best in fresh new talent, just with the swear words taken out. There are four different comics at each show, all selected from shows all around Brighton Fringe with something for everyone - so for the biggest laughs and best comedy acts (without a lot of the rude bits), this is the show for...


ComedySportz UK

ComedySportz UK

Childrens

ComedySportz UK

Childrens

The Walrus / Basement Room
JUN 2-5 at 14:45 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

YOU’VE SEEN FOOTBALL… YOU’VE SEEN TENNIS… BUT HAVE YOU SEEN COMEDY AS A SPORT? ComedySportz is an all action, all improvised competitive comedy show for all ages. Two teams go for comedy gold, competing for laughs with quick-witted gags, games, sketches and songs inspired by your suggestions. There’s a referee on hand to ensure a good clean match – it’s a family friendly show after all – with penalties for bad behaviour and bad jokes. Don't miss Brighton Fringe's funniest fixture. Who wins? You decide! “…a non-stop stream of gags, sketches and general hilarity.” Lancashire Evening Post ...


15:00

Flumps

Flumps

Theatre

Flumps

Theatre

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
MAY 29, JUN 2 at 15:15 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £10

From the company who produced last year’s five-star, award-winning BRAVE FACE, here comes FLUMPS! A comedic extravaganza of puppetry, music & a hint of darkness, FLUMPS is boldly bursting with wacky plot twists & eccentric realities. This piece of new writing by Emma Pallett explores the lives of two siblings dreaming of a life filled with profligacy: Felicity (age 8) & Harvey (age 13) spend summer alone in their caravan when their mother goes missing. Will our two dysfunctional heroes find freedom in a life of cushioned fantasy or are they destined to face a reality of responsibilit...


Jay Sodagar: It Has to be Said

Jay Sodagar: It Has to be Said

Comedy

Jay Sodagar: It Has to be Said

Comedy

The Walrus / Raised Room
JUN 2-5 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

This is a brand new show from Jay Sodagar. During lockdown when the most important part of his life was taken away from him Stand-up Comedy!!!. He found new passion for the art form. This is a show that demonstrates how funny and imaginative Jay is and how he will never take Stand-up comedy for granted ever again. Lockdown was a depressing time for everyone, and when a passionate stand-up finds a new love for the best art-form in the world. Things just "have to be said" Because you never know what might happen. The show is silly and real and clever and passionate and life affirming and edgy an...


Nik Coppin: Shark

Nik Coppin: Shark

Comedy

Nik Coppin: Shark

Comedy

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
MAY 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, JUN 2-5 at 15:30 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £3

The affable, internationally well-travelled comedian returns to Brighton Fringe with more hilarious anecdotes, observations, audience interaction and banter as well as some insightful comedy deconstruction to give people a peep behind the mystical comedy curtain. There is no shark... Review Quotes ​"Fast and funny...The audience loved it...Sweetly, wildly hilarious" (4 stars) Rip It Up, Adelaide Fringe 2014 "Charmingly hilarious host Nik Coppin’s comedy was effortless" Rip It Up, Adelaide Fringe 2012 “Nik Coppin’s carefree comedy and happy-go-lucky nature are...


16:00

2022 - Are We There Yet ?

2022 - Are We There Yet ?

Comedy

2022 - Are We There Yet ?

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 2-5 at 16:00 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

Following the sell-out success at the 2021 Edinburgh Fringe with "2020 Re-Vision", Vladimir McTavish returns to Brighton to preview his 2022 Edinburgh show. A satirical look at the state of the UK as we emerge from the Pandemic to find out how much other shit needs sorted....


The Comedy Arcade

The Comedy Arcade

Comedy

The Comedy Arcade

Comedy

The Walrus / Basement Room
MAY 22, JUN 2-3 at 16:00 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £6

Part game show and part chat show. Host London Welsh comedian Vix Leyton, holds an ever-changing numbered list of 30 possible subjects - from everyday to current affairs - and invites your favourite comics to compete to take the mic with stories, anecdotes, jokes or even songs, like a parlour game at the best fantasy dinner party you could ever imagine. The game - fun. The rules - highly convoluted. The laughs - constant. "This show certainly lives up to its billing likening it to a fabulous dinner party. Punters feel they are among spontaneously funny friends rather than hearing well-rehea...


Viggo Venn: Club Comedian (Work-in-progress)

Viggo Venn: Club Comedian (Work-in-progress)

Comedy

Viggo Venn: Club Comedian (Work-in-progress)

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 2 at 16:30 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

Viggo Venn was the winner of The Brighton Fringe "Best Comedy Award" for his mad and free-flowing clowning in 2016 with "Zach&Viggo: Thunderflop. In 2018 he did a silent mime show "Viggo The Viking" were he ended up speaking all the time. Now in 2021 Viggo Venn has set out to conquer the genre of Stand Up! Come see him fail gloriously to stay within the conventions of Stand Up Comedy. FREE ENTRY. WINNER: Best Comedy, Brighton Fringe 2016 (Zach&Viggo: Thunderflop) NOMINEE: Best Comedy, Brighton Fringe 2017 (Pepito) ...



Playback Impro

Playback Impro

Comedy

Playback Impro

Comedy

The Walrus / Raised Room
MAY 28-29, JUN 2-5 at 16:30 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

A DRUNKEN SAILOR'S PLAYBACK IMPRO is back again !!★★★★★ The Mirror ★★★★ Broadway Baby Edinburgh.★★★★ Broadway Baby Brighton★★★★ 'A real standout from all the stand-up, this is comic improvisation theatre-style. Four actors each take it in turn to direct a narrative supplied by the audience. It can be anything from a mundane event on the way to the theatre, to a traumatic childhood experience. The interaction is fun, compelling and very imaginative. And the the quick-witted troupe step in...


Best of Brighton Fringe Comedy

Best of Brighton Fringe Comedy

Comedy

Best of Brighton Fringe Comedy

Comedy

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
MAY 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, JUN 2-5 at 16:45 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £3

A revolving lineup of some of the best local comedic talent in Brighton and comedians visiting for the Fringe...


17:00

Simon Says

Simon Says

Theatre

Simon Says

Theatre

The Walrus / Basement Room
JUN 2-3, 5 at 17:30 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

LIVERPOOL FRINGES BEST ORIGINAL SHOW Simon Says is brought to you from the incredible mind of Simon. Religious leader. Saviour. God. Let him show you the joy he can bring to your lives as we follow four ungrateful followers through this parable of hubris, discontent and ingratitude. After growing tired of his less than lavish lifestyle, 458 decides to rebel against Simon. Aware he cannot do it alone, he tries to convince his fellow believers, 457, 460 and 461, to join him on his journey to liberation. However, due to their blind loyalty, apathy and stupidity, he struggles to get everyone...


Aaaaaaaargh! It's a Bonanza of Comedy from Around the Fringe

Aaaaaaaargh! It's a Bonanza of Comedy from Around the Fringe

Comedy

Aaaaaaaargh! It's a Bonanza of Comedy from Around the Fringe

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
MAY 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, JUN 2-5 at 17:45 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

It's an early evening comedy bonanza! Back for a 3rd year in Brighton, this stand-up comedy selection is an exciting mixed-pack of comics, with top headliners and the best up-and-coming performers selected from shows all around Brighton Fringe. See a bundle of comics visiting Brighton from the international comedy circuit, alongside a selection of great acts from around the UK and the very best in hilarious new and local talent. It's different at every show. You'll see something you weren't expecting, something new and maybe something extraordinary! The perfect start to your Fring...


Gentrif*cked (Work In Progress)

Gentrif*cked (Work In Progress)

Comedy

Gentrif*cked (Work In Progress)

Comedy

The Walrus / Raised Room
JUN 2 at 17:45 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

Kate-Lois Elliott has been rising fast on the UK comedy scene with her self-deprecating millennial meltdowns. In 2022, Kate was nominated for the Writers' Guild Awards for best online comedy and the Funny Women Content Creator Award in 2021. This work-in-progress comedy show takes you on an exploration of finding your purpose in a world that's a little bit on fire... Gentrif*cked is a 45-minute journey through village life, thirty-something existential crises and... cults (?)!...


18:00

The Early Late Show

The Early Late Show

Chat Shows

The Early Late Show

Chat Shows

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 2-5 at 18:00 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

Join Fringe favourite comedians Vladimir McTavish, Dave Chawner and Jay Sodagar for Brighton Fringe's brand new chat and comedy show: The Early Late Show. This show contains the biggest laughs about the latest news from around the UK and the Fringe, with our hosts selecting comedy guests each evening from venues around the Festival - to bring you the very best in stand-up comedy, scintillating conversation, and to take part in the 'Early Late Show' challenges. There's something for everyone in this show that follows in the vein of shows such as 'The Late Show', 'The Mash Report' and 'It...


The Lovely Elaine

The Lovely Elaine

Comedy

The Lovely Elaine

Comedy

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
JUN 1-5 at 18:00 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

Elaine Blackmore is of a certain age who took up comedy following breast cancer. Join her for an amusing insight into her life with the odd song or two....


On The Edge Best of the Fest

On The Edge Best of the Fest

Comedy

On The Edge Best of the Fest

Comedy

The Walrus / Basement Room
MAY 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29, JUN 1-3, 5 at 18:45 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £6

On The Edge Comedy is a Brighton institution, bring fresh faces from the UK circuit to our stage all year round. During the Fringe we up our game with even more shows, and amazing line ups of our favourite acts. Acts who have graced our stage over the years include Joe Wilkinson (8 out of 10 Cats), Angela Barnes (Mock The Week), Brian Gittins (Derek), Maisie Adam (8 out of 10 Cats) and many other well known names. Come along and see the stars of tomorrow in an intimate setting....



19:00

Sid Singh: Illegally Funny

Sid Singh: Illegally Funny

Comedy

Sid Singh: Illegally Funny

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
MAY 21-22, JUN 1-2 at 19:00 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

Fresh off once again raising money for the Center for Gender and Refugee Studies in order to beat Donald Trump (again!) and protect refugees in court, the hilarious Sid Singh returns with a brand new stand up show "Illegally Funny" all about the concept of genius in a world in love with conspiracies. Who is smart and who is dumb? Find out from the comedian who will also teach you a new way to hack the US Legal system and maybe even save the world! His last fringe performance got him listed as a top show to see by The Scotsman and Four Star reviews across the board. "He has the cool demeano...


Adele Cliff: In The Dark

Adele Cliff: In The Dark

Comedy

Adele Cliff: In The Dark

Comedy

The Walrus / Raised Room
MAY 26-27, JUN 2-3 at 19:00 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

Adele Cliff brings her new, 5 star, show about the power of knowledge and the power in refusing it to the Brighton Fringe. Adele is the UK Pun Champion (2020) has featured in Dave’s Funniest Jokes of the Fringe four years running (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019). An accomplished joke writer she has also featured in best jokes lists in The Telegraph, The Evening Standard, The Irish Times, The i Newspaper and The Metro as well as being nominated for Leicestershire’s Favourite Joke in 2019....


Dave Chawner; Underdog

Dave Chawner; Underdog

Comedy

Dave Chawner; Underdog

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 2-5 at 19:15 (50 min) - Free (Non Ticketed)

A timely show about dogs, defeat and determination from author, comic & underdog Dave Chawner. As seen on BBC, ITV & Channel 5 on shows such as 'Lorraine', 'Loose Women' & 'Jeremy Vine On 5'. As heard on Radio 1, Radio 2 & Radio 4 and weekly on The Talk Radio Breakfast Show. "Hilariously entertaining" (Mail On Sunday). "Quirky, moving and hilarious" (Indy 100) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ (Arts Award Voice) ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ (Bunbury Magazine) ★ ★ ★ ★ (The List) ★ ★ ★ ★ (Edinburgh Festival Magazine) ★ &...


Ireland's Full of Mullarkey

Ireland's Full of Mullarkey

Cabaret

Ireland's Full of Mullarkey

Cabaret

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
MAY 29-31, JUN 1-5 at 19:15 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £4.50

Mullarkey brings you on an hilarious, almost entirely honest, and wild journey of growing up as a Mama's boy in the west of Ireland, being a failed Catholic, and coming to terms with the old Irish tradition of repressing your feelings. Despite being strongly effected by Grand Theft Auto video games and their alarming absence of morals, poor Catholic Eddie badly wanted to believe in God and in God's plan. But alas, God had other plans for Eddie. Follow Eddie's European history of broken romance, the different versions of love at the root of Brexit and how to avoid having a child. A mix...


20:00

Laughing Horse Pick of the Fringe

Laughing Horse Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

Laughing Horse Pick of the Fringe

Comedy

The Walrus / Basement Room
MAY 6, 8, 11-13, 15, 18-20, 22, 25, 27, 29, JUN 1-3, 5 at 20:00 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £6

'The Pick of the Fringe' returns to Brighton - an annual selection of the very best in stand-up comedy at the Brighton Fringe! This show is a succulent smorgasbord of fantastically funny stand-up comedy headliners, alongside the best in fresh new talent - with four different comics at each show, all selected from shows all around Brighton Fringe. There's something for everyone - so for the biggest laughs and best comedy acts, this is the show for you! A sell-out worldwide hit show at festivals globally, including Brighton, Edinburgh, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Hollywood, Singapore...


Liam Withnail: Infinite Groove WIP

Liam Withnail: Infinite Groove WIP

Comedy

Liam Withnail: Infinite Groove WIP

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 2-4 at 20:15 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £5

New hour from multi award winning comedian Liam Withnail, a show about the culture wars, socialism, and crisps. Millions of views across TikTok & Instagram. ★★★★★ “An hour of consistently hysterical comedy..” 
– The Wee Review

 ★★★★★ 
“.. A hot ticket this year.. He has a natural talent for Comedy .. one of the most complete and affirming shows I’ve seen..” - Ed Fest Mag (Will update this massively if we schedule some dates in!)...


Fragile

Fragile

Theatre

Fragile

Theatre

The Walrus / Raised Room
JUN 2 at 20:15 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £8

Fragile is about a self-assured and powerful woman who “doesn't need anyone”. When lost in the middle of the mountains, this woman realizes that she got it all wrong. In order to survive, she has to go back, get rid of all the layers that she is unnecessarily wearing, and admit that asking for help is her way out. Vulnerability, breakthroughs, empowerment, and new beginnings. The story, based on real-life experiences, follows an independent and strong woman who, in a dangerous and deadly situation is scared of being vulnerable and admitting that she needs help. She tries to keep up the appear...


Samantha Pressdee: Clown Pray Love (Work In Progress)

Samantha Pressdee: Clown Pray Love (Work In Progress)

Comedy

Samantha Pressdee: Clown Pray Love (Work In Progress)

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 1-5 at 20:30 (60 min) - Paid - Tickets from £3

Divorced Sammie searches for love, laughter and divine purpose. She chants MMMBop with Hanson in Jamaica, finds clown guru Philippe Gaulier in France, but when the world locked down, the only place left to adventure was within. "Excellent storytelling, very funny" ★★★★ (One4Review) "Cheeky jokes intertwined with a startlingly honest account of her struggles" ★★★★ (Bunbury Magazine) "A socio-political and cultural butterfly" ★★★★ (Mumble Comedy) "the most uninhibitedly entertaining proponent of female empowerme...



Autism Mama and Puberty

Autism Mama and Puberty

Comedy

Autism Mama and Puberty

Comedy

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
MAY 6-8, JUN 2-5 at 20:30 (60 min) - Free (Non Ticketed)

'Autism Mama and Puberty' is Josephine's new solo show. Puberty can be challenging enough for a 'neurotypical' teenager. But what about the added challenges teenagers who are on the autism spectrum face at this period of development? Raging hormones, mood swings, diminished or delayed understanding of what is happening to their bodies and feelings. What if your child is non-verbal or needs visual aids to communicate? Then the parents; what about them? How do we go about supporting a child on the spectrum and who do we go to for help?.... ....Well, let me tell you; come hear an hilarious tale...


Relax!

Relax!

Comedy

Relax!

Comedy

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
JUN 2 at 20:30 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £2

Take the chill pill! Stay calm! Relax! I know, the exclamation marks aren't helping! A guide to calm when the world is ending by Jacob Hatton "Endorphin Milking Titterfest" **** Over the last two years, Jacob somehow predicted the pandemic in his 2019 show, acquired the gift of prophecy, got married, lost friends and family, lost his comedy livelyhood, took round after round of therapy and watched the world collapse. This is his guide to relaxation when everything crumbles. A silly, sharp and uplifting comedy hour, from Soho Theatre Comedy Lab graduate, Jacob Hatton "**** Attuned to th...


21:00

Eleanor Conway: Talk Dirty To Me

Eleanor Conway: Talk Dirty To Me

Comedy

Eleanor Conway: Talk Dirty To Me

Comedy

The Walrus / Basement Room
MAY 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 29, JUN 1-2, 5 at 21:15 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £3

Following her first US tour and millions of views over lockdown for her blunt takes on post pandemic hookup culture and being a childfree badass, Conway returns in a high energy, sex positive banger for 2022. Conway is an internationally touring comedian that does hilarious shows about sex, addiction & dating. She’s sold out multiple Edinburgh Festival runs with self produced shows ‘Walk of Shame’ & ’You May Recognise Me From Tinder’. You may also recognise her from The Guardian, Woman’s Hour, Stylist, Grazia & BBC 4 Extra. ★★★★ "A champion for anyone that’s chased ...


Joe Foster: Hits The Roof

Joe Foster: Hits The Roof

Comedy

Joe Foster: Hits The Roof

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 2 at 21:30 (60 min) - Free (Non Ticketed)

Where does a man go to get some peace? Sick of everyone's sh*t, stand-up Joe Foster found it on the roof of his flat, high above the city like a Batman that doesn't care about your problems. Joe follows up his sold-out debut with a new hour packed full of his trademark cynicism laced with killer punch lines. "Tells them with off hand wit" (Chortle) **** (Three Weeks) "Reassuringly Confident" (The List) "Deadpan style and skilled comic timing" (Brighton Source). Winner: South Coast Comedian Of The Year....


PAUL DENNIS: IMASHINATION

PAUL DENNIS: IMASHINATION

Cabaret

PAUL DENNIS: IMASHINATION

Cabaret

The Temple Bar / Upstairs
MAY 23-31, JUN 1-5 at 21:45 (90 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

"Brilliant", "Amazing", "Fantastic". These are just some of the superlatives used by audience members after performances of this show at the Edinburgh and Swansea fringes in 2021. IMASHINATION is a non-stop conveyerbelt of showstoppers, interwoven with the darkly observed and cheekily insolent telling of a tale of personal discovery and transformation by a standup whose experience spans 3 decades. Paul's previous Fringe shows have earned 4 stars a-piece and his musical performances have attracted praise like: "This guy's voice is gonna knock your socks off" - Christian Reilly "Sim...


22:00

The International Bass Station

The International Bass Station

Music

The International Bass Station

Music

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 2 at 22:00 (120 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

Introducing the INTERNATIONAL BASS STATION. A journey into another galaxy where the unified language is BASS. This will be a one off music event for Brighton fringe brought to you by The Glitter Bosher. A night of dancing, fun, beats and glitter. Expect your favourite breaks, bass house, garage and D+B bangers. Lets get sweaty. ...


Jon and Ollie Put the Kettle On

Jon and Ollie Put the Kettle On

Comedy

Jon and Ollie Put the Kettle On

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 2-4 at 22:45 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

Look at the steam bursting out from the kettle. It is no ordinary steam, it’s an oh so magic steam. Sketch comedy with acclaimed idiots Jon and Ollie: stupidity, clowning, character comedy and the art of putting on the kettle. From the creators of hit shows 'Scotland!' by The Latebloomers ("Masterful" ★★★★★ Brighton and Hove News, WINNER Adelaide Fringe Weekly Award for Comedy 2019), 'The Bakers' ("Wonderfully unique... boy do they nail it" ★★★★★ FringeFeed, WINNER Fringe World Weekly Award for Comedy 2021), 'Attenborough and his Anim...


Shaggers

Shaggers

Comedy

Shaggers

Comedy

The Walrus / Raised Room
MAY 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28, JUN 1-4 at 22:45 (60 min) - Pay What You Can - Tickets from £5

Shaggers was born at the Edinburgh Fringe in the August of 2008. Originally it was just meant to run for one season as a fun late show at the Laughing Horse Free Festival with all sorts of comedians talking about that most noble of pursuits, shagging. However, it was decided after full rooms every night, that Shaggers would continue on to the Adelaide Fringe and Melbourne International Comedy festival in 2009. ​From there it has gone on to have sell-out shows in theatres and venues up and down the UK, in Germany, Singapore, Malaysia and all over Australia. “The perfect way to...



23:00

Mad Ron's Character Comedy Showcase

Mad Ron's Character Comedy Showcase

Comedy

Mad Ron's Character Comedy Showcase

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
MAY 6-7, 27-28, JUN 1-4 at 23:59 (60 min) - Free (Non Ticketed)

Mad Ron - Uxbridge's third hardest man introduces a hand picked selection of character comedians - each show will feature short sets by some of the following Fred Ferenczi (previous winner of Leicester Comedy Festival Silver Comedian of the Year) Jerry Bakewell (Yorkshires least successful Mexican Wrestler) Kitty Cassis (Beauty therapist and Busy Body). ...