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 24 June, sorted by Start Time

19:00

Ivor Dembina: This Is Not A Subject For Comedy

Ivor Dembina: This Is Not A Subject For Comedy

Comedy

Ivor Dembina: This Is Not A Subject For Comedy

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 17, 24 at 19:00 (60 min) - £5

Late addition to the Brighton Fringe. Two performances only! Edinburgh 2019 'Pick of the Fringe' award-winner Ivor Dembina presents a revised and updated version of his solo show 'This is Not a Subject for Comedy'. A Jewish comedy show about Israel, Palestine and the Jews. (The Guardian ★★★★) The original version of this show is the first and only comedy show to have been performed for MPs in the Houses of Parliament. Kindly note that tickets for these performances are not obtainable through Brighton Fringe ...


Anna Morris: Kid-Life Crisis

Anna Morris: Kid-Life Crisis

Comedy

Anna Morris: Kid-Life Crisis

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 23-24 at 19:00 (60 min) - From £6

Award-winning character comedian Anna Morris (Ch4's Lee and Dean) returns to Brighton with her debut stand-up show. A work-in-progress in the lead-up to a BBC Radio 4 recording of same name. For the first time in her career, Morris steps-out of her much-loved characters and reveals a side we've never seen. Anna welcomes you to share her kid-life crisis as she approaches 40 and contemplates Motherhood. Anna's having a very female mid-life crisis. Men turn to a leather jacket, a sports car, younger woman and are told they're more attractive as they age. Anna has bagged the younger man, but l...


Tez Ilyas:  RoUgH dRaFt

Tez Ilyas: RoUgH dRaFt

Comedy

Tez Ilyas: RoUgH dRaFt

Comedy

The Walrus / Basement Room
JUN 21-24 at 19:00 (60 min) - From £5

Tez Ilyas is back! As silly, smart and subversive as ever, join him for this brand-new hour of hilarious stand-up. Star of The Tez O’Clock Show (C4), TEZ Talks (BBC Radio 4) and Man Like Mobeen (BBC Three). ★★★★ ‘Radiantly entertaining’ The Times. ★★★★ ‘Blackburn’s Chris Rock’ The Guardian. ★★★★ ‘Tez Ilyas’s political stand-up is candyfloss with a razorblade inside: sweet and familiar at first, then shockingly, painfully sharp’ The Telegraph ...


20:00

Chelsea Birkby, SEXISTENTIALISM

Chelsea Birkby, SEXISTENTIALISM

Comedy

Chelsea Birkby, SEXISTENTIALISM

Comedy

The Caroline of Brunswick / Upper Lounge
JUN 23-25 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

From da club to Descartes, philosophy and pop culture combine in SEXISTENTIALISM a fun and thoughtful show about sexuality, shame and the self. “I guarantee anyone at the fringe will enjoy **** Mumble. Expect “good gags” Chortle, and a “gently incisive take” **** Bath Echo, from this two-time-finalist “one to watch” the “personable, likeable” Scotsman, Chelsea Birkby. Directed by Alex Farrow. ...


Nick Elleray: Passionate About Compromise (WIP)

Nick Elleray: Passionate About Compromise (WIP)

Comedy

Nick Elleray: Passionate About Compromise (WIP)

Comedy

The Quadrant / The Folklore Room
JUN 10, 24 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free (Ticketed)

Nick Elleray returns to Brighton with a new show about falling in love and other compromises. Praise for Big Nick Energy, Edinburgh 2019: ★★★★ 'Brilliantly penned gags... a perceptive portrait of middle age' - The List ★★★★ 'A cracking display' - Three Weeks ★★★★ 'A fantastic Fringe experience' - Short Com ★★★★ 'A brilliant blend of jokes' - Edinburgh Festivals ...


Sean McLoughlin

Sean McLoughlin

Comedy

Sean McLoughlin

Comedy

The Walrus / Basement Room
JUN 23-24 at 20:45 (60 min) - From £5

Sean McLoughlin performs an hour of supreme stand-up comedy opening for Ricky Gervais on his 2019/20 tour. As seen on Comedy Central, ITV, Netflix, SiriusXM and Vice. "A hugely accomplished hour of stand-up" - Time Out "His intellectual and comedic brilliance has the audience rapt" - Chortle "An impassioned and uniquely brilliant talent" - The List "The epitome of the skilful stand-up" - Beyond The Joke "An excellent and imaginative stand-up" - The Scotsman...