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Acaprov COMEDY 
MAY 5-6, 18-19 at 12:00 (45 min) - PAID SHOW 
"Hamilton Meets Sliding Doors!" Imagine a new kind of musical: beatboxers, rappers, actors, singers and body percussionists coming together a capella to improvise a fresh new musical that youíll nev...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Caspian and Ciaran: The Milkmen COMEDY 
MAY 5-6 at 12:00 (60 min) - Free 
Ciaran loves milking. He milks his friends, acquaintances, family members and passing strangers for anecdotes, ranging from MŁller Corner focus groups to prog rock crematoria. Caspian uses his Filofax...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

On The Edge Comedy COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 11-12, 18-19, 25, JUN 1-2 at 12:45 (60 min) - Free 
On The Edge is a Brighton institution. Bringing the best in new comic talent to the UK all year round. We have a great reputation for bringing cutting edge comics and future stars to the stage. Someti...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Colin Chadwick: Quick Thinker COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 11-12 at 13:00 (60 min) - Free 
Irish Comedian Colin Chadwick is a quick thinker, but not a quality thinker. Whether he's trying to outsmart a computer or perform CPR, his brain supplies ideas by quantity rather than quality. As see...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Boogers, books and big bottom burps! CHILDRENS 
MAY 4-6 at 13:15 (60 min) - £5-£6 
Boogers, books and big bottom burps  ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

MAY 5 at 14:00 (60 min) - Free 
In the last couple of years Paul McCaffrey has performed to over half a million people while supporting his comedy heroes Sean Lock and Kevin Bridges on their UK tours and has gone down an absolute st...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

MAY 4-6, 11-12, 18-19, 25-27, JUN 1-2 at 14:15 (60 min) - £5-£6 
A huge success in Edinburgh, Adelaide, Melbourne for the past 7 years as well as some sell-out shows in theatres around the UK, Huggers returns to the Brighton Fringe. This child-friendly show, which...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Ahab; or What if Moby Dick were Stand-Up Comedy COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 11-12 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
Moby Dick: a book, a play, an episode of Star Trek, 12 movies, and a fish. Now, itís been adapted into a stand-up comedy show by niche idiot Jonny Gillam. He wondered: 'if we can adapt books into play...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Nathan Cassidy: Observational COMEDY 
MAY 4-6 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free 
Award-winning comedian Cassidy with a new show about his crazy year. Nothing was happening, then he joined a new gym and a big, strong man would change his life forever. You couldn't make it up. Wor...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

True Confessions of Perkins & Iles COMEDY 
MAY 4-6 at 15:30 (60 min) - Free 
Sarah Iles (4 stars, Bunbury Magazine) and Robyn Perkins (4 Stars, Voice Magazine) split a BRAND NEW hour of honest and personal stand-up comedy. It's funny cuz its true. ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Typically adequate COMEDY 
MAY 4-6 at 15:45 (60 min) - Free 
To have kids or not to have kids! That is the question. Wanna hear funny stories about either way of live?Join Comics Arna Spek (99 comedy Club Female Bursary winner) and Clive Copeman (BBC Radio 4 Ne...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Darren Walsh: ProgWorkress COMEDY 
MAY 4-5 at 16:30 (60 min) - Free 
Join Darren Walsh (UK's first Pun Champion, Winner of Dave's Joke of the Edinburgh Fringe, BBC's iWonder, 'BBC Edinburgh Festivals Presents') For a work in progress (progworkress) show based around an...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Dave Chawner; Mental COMEDY 
MAY 4-6, 18-19, JUN 1-2 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free 
A show about mental health (rather than mental illness). As seen on BBC, ITV and Channel 4. As heard on BBC Radio 1, Radio 4 and Radio 5 Live. ***** (ArtsAward.org.uk). ***** (Bunbury Magazine). **** ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Geeks, Stand up! COMEDY 
MAY 4-5, 11-12 at 17:00 (60 min) - £4-£5 
Itís 2019 and the geeks have inherited the earth! Geek culture is emerging from TV and movies, but there was a time you'd be ashamed to be one. However, now you should be ashamed if you're not! It's ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

On The Edge Comedy COMEDY 
MAY 5, 12, 19, 26, JUN 2 at 17:45 (60 min) - Free 
On The Edge is a Brighton institution. Bringing the best in new comic talent to the UK all year round. We have a great reputation for bringing cutting edge comics and future stars to the stage. Someti...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

After Aulis THEATRE 
MAY 5-8 at 18:00 (60 min) - £6-£7 
Nia's found her true love, and it isn't her fiancť. Soon she's going to have to make a choice, but it's not the one you think. After Aulis is an award-winning black (and blue) comedy, inspired by Eu...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Aaaaaaaargh! It's a Bonanza of Comedy From Around The Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 3-6, 9-12, 16-19, 23-27, 30-31, JUN 1-2 at 18:15 (60 min) - £5 
It's a comedy Bonanza! Back for a second year in Brighton, this stand-up comedy selection is an exciting pack of comedians, with top headliners and the best up-and-coming performers selected from sho...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

The Adventures of the Bearded Lady THEATRE 
MAY 4-8 at 19:00 (60 min) - £5/£3 
Iím the Bearded Lady, Iím fearless and Iím shady, Iíve hair on my back and my muscles are stacked, My Adamís apple is fully intact and I eat my meat with gravy! I weep all night when I drink, I eat ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

25 Years Of Stand-Up - Vladimir McTavish COMEDY 
MAY 5-6 at 19:15 (60 min) - £5 
"One of the finest acts on the Scottish comedy circuit" Guardian Vladimir McTavish became a full-time stand-up comedian in 1993, since when he has performed to audiences worldwide, and gigged with som...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Northern Power Blouse - Right good sketch show COMEDY 
MAY 5 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
This trio of feisty northern lasses bring you sketches, silly songs and highly flammable blouses. Between them they've written for Radio 4, Comic Relief, Comedy Central, popped up on ITV, E4, BBC3 and...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

MAY 5, 12, 19, 26 at 20:15 (60 min) - Free 
Have you gone through your life thinking that something isn't quite right? That something is holding you back? Have you come to the conclusion that you're just not good enough? Well these were the tho...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Laughing Horse Pick Of The Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 3-31, JUN 1-2 at 20:30 (90 min) - £5-£8 
A selection of the very best in stand-up comedy at Brighton Fringe. A succulent smorgasbord of fantastically funny stand-up comedy headliners alongside the best in fresh new talent, with five differe...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Mary Flanigan and Robbie McShane: One of Us is a Robot COMEDY 
MAY 3-5 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
Itís Mary Flanigan and Robbie McShane! One's a comedian...one's a robot pretending to be a comedian. Can you spot the robot and save mankind? Yep, thatís right. One of these two is a goddamn robot. ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Meryl O'Rourke : Vanilla COMEDY 
MAY 5, 12, 19 at 21:30 (60 min) - Free 
New show from the unmissable stand up, winner of Betty&Peter Sitcom award and BBCís New World Order writer. In her youth, Meryl was called all sorts of fruity names and revelled in what she consider...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Caitlin Cook: Death Wish COMEDY 
MAY 5-6, 10, 15, 20, 22 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
Since she was seventeen, Caitlin Cook has lived by a code: if something scares her, she has to do it. Or, as she says, "It's better to face your fears than fear your face." Not your conventional stand...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Shaggers COMEDY 
MAY 3-5, 10-11, 17-18, 24-26, 31, JUN 1 at 22:15 (60 min) - £5-£6 
Following even more success in at the Adelaide Fringe, Melbourne International Comedy Festival, as well as venues in Darwin, Berlin, Frankfurt, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and London's West End, the world...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 


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