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Listings for 18 May, sorted by Start Time

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 you’ll nev...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Motherhood (WIP) COMEDY 
MAY 18-19 at 12:15 (45 min) - Free 
Brand new comedy Motherhood is a hilarious exploration of life as a new parent. Stand up comedian Tara Newton-Wordsworth muses on marriage, the joys and challenges of having two children under two, an...
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 

Oh! I do like to be beside the C(-ity Impro)side! COMEDY 
MAY 18-19 at 13:00 (60 min) - £5 
Six improvisers take to the Brighton seaside for an hour of improvised scenes, sketches and songs, where everything is made up on the spot based on suggestions provided by you. Join City Impro for a s...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Prozac and Cons Show COMEDY 
MAY 18, JUN 1 at 13:15 (60 min) - Free 
Ian appeared on a televised seduction course to find love. Did he get a girlfriend or turn into a Sleazy McTeasy? Plus Mat's tips: How to be a****holed at work without being an a****hole... ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

The Beast of Croydon CABARET 
MAY 4, 11, 18-19 at 14:00 (60 min) - Free 
As seen on BBC3 and heard on Radio4, Faye Treacy is back with a new work in progress show. "One of the most unique performances you'll see at the Fringe this year... simultaneously childish, genius an...
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 

Daniel Audritt: Better Man (Work In Progress) COMEDY 
MAY 18-19 at 14:30 (60 min) - Free 
'Award-winning comedian and writer Daniel Audritt brings his first solo show to the fringe, asking ''what really makes us good or bad people?'' Having previously had jokes on shows like 8 out of 10 Ca...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Leslie Ewing-Burgesse Exists! (WIP) COMEDY 
MAY 18-19, 25 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free 
Leslie Ewing-Burgesse did a show last year about being imaginary, and realised along the way that it was a massive manifestation of all her insecurities!! Hooray!! Now she's trying to accept that she ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Mating Selection (Preview) COMEDY 
MAY 11-12, 18-19 at 15:30 (60 min) - 0 
On August 14, 2018, Robyn Perkins (★★★★1/2 GlamAdelaide) participated in a dating show in front of a live audience. Her experience led her to question human morality and the ...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Shrink COMEDY 
MAY 11, 18, JUN 1 at 15:45 (60 min) - £4-£5 
By 2020 depression will be the biggest first world problem, but how does this rise affect the mental health work force? Award-winning comedian and NHS psychiatrist Benji Waterstones shares thoughts fr...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Nick Elleray: Joy (Work In Progress) COMEDY 
MAY 12, 18, JUN 1-2 at 16:30 (60 min) - Free 
Nick Elleray ("quality downbeat comedy" Chortle) is known for his dry, bleak musings on the dark and squalid aspects of life. But the times we live in are too grim, so he's trying a new approach and l...
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 

Aaron Twitchen: Can't stop a rainbow COMEDY 
MAY 18-19, 25-26 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Never let anyone stop you. They can't stop a rainbow if they can't catch the end of it. A comedy show about friendship, love and wine from the Luisa Omielan tour support. Latest solo show from Aaron T...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

The Ballad of Sarah Callaghan COMEDY 
MAY 4, 11, 18, 25, JUN 1 at 17:45 (60 min) - Free 
The Ballad of Sarah Callaghan Award-winning comedian Sarah Callaghan, fresh from hugely successful tours of Australia and New Zealand, returns to Edinburgh with a powerhouse mash-up of comedy and poe...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Jools Constant's Sexy Modern Fables COMEDY 
MAY 10-11, 17-18 at 18:00 (60 min) - £5 
Sexy Modern Fables is a story about life through the eyes of a man who first gets into bother and asks questions later. Highlights include Bi Polar Gigolo, how becoming a Male escort was not as easy a...
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 Interdimensional ABK COMEDY 
MAY 17-19 at 19:00 (60 min) - Free 
Alasdair Beckett-King returns to this timeline with a dimension-hopping stand up comedy show. "A singular and truly distinct act, Alasdair Beckett-King creates his own multi-faceted world" (The Scotsm...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Battle of the Superheroes: The Great Superhero Debate COMEDY 
MAY 15-18 at 19:15 (60 min) - £4-£5 
Many Comedians converge once more in Brighton to find out who is the greatest superhero. With a mixture of stand-up, improvisation, interactive debate and prizes, this fun-filled show can be enjoyed b...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 

Where's my money? COMEDY 
MAY 4, 18 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
5 years ago, Peter Nash was about to board a plane to Silicon Valley to sell his business for 7 figures. Today, he’s performing a fringe show about it called “Where’s my money” -Find out what happened...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Nick Horseman: The Rhyme Scheme COMEDY 
MAY 11, 18 at 20:15 (60 min) - Free 
Over the past 12 months, Nick 'Horse' Horseman has got married, survived a 6.9 magnitude earthquake that killed 450 people and given up his day-job to become the biggest rap superstar of all time. Thi...
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 

David Tsonos: Walking the Cats COMEDY 
MAY 15-19 at 20:45 (60 min) - Free 
Canadian Comedy Veteran David Tsonos has combined two of his shows Walking the Cat, and Walking the Cat 2 to bring the lovely people of Brighton Walking the Cats. From his first cat Mittens to his now...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

The Lol Word COMEDY 
MAY 17-18 at 21:30 (60 min) - Free 
Like comedy? Like queer folk? Then you’ll love this mixed bill of sketch and stand-up stars, who are rising through the comedy ranks faster than you can say Ellen DeGeneres. Featuring BBC New Comedy ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Hari Kanth: This Train Terminates Here COMEDY 
MAY 17-19 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
A comedy show about not wanting children… I think? The second stand-up hour from Hari Kanth: a 2014 BBC Radio New Comedy Award finalist, a 2012 Chortle Student Comedy Award finalist, and the presenter...
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 

Laura-Doe's Vaudeville of the Vulva CABARET 
MAY 10-11, 17-18 at 22:45 (60 min) - Free 
Ever confused a Volvo with a vulva? A G-string with a G-spot? A missionary with a position? Dripping with tongue-in-cheek humour, Laura-Doe’s canny characters and unusually vocal velvet vulvae illumin...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Acaprov COMEDY 
MAY 18 at 23:30 (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 you’ll nev...
The Quadrant / Upstairs 


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