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Listings for 16 May, sorted by Start Time

Gerry Carroll- Wrongo COMEDY 
MAY 8-10, 16-17 at 12:00 (60 min) - Pay What You Want 
It will include a short pantomime!  ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

On The Edge Comedy: Best of the Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 2-3, 8-10, 16-17, 23-25, 30-31 at 12:45 (60 min) - free ticketed 
On The Edge Comedy is a Brighton institution, bring fresh faces from the UK circuit to The Caroline of Brunswick all year round. During the Fringe we up our game with even more shows, and amazing line...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Eddy Hare & Elly Shaw: Work in Progress COMEDY 
MAY 16-17 at 13:00 (60 min) - Free 
Eddy Hare (New Comedian of the Year Finalist 2019) and Elly Shaw (Quantum Leopard Competition Winner) are doing a split bill stand-up show and baby, this is that show. Strap yourself in for one of the...
The Walrus / Downstairs 

Why Can't We Be Friends? COMEDY 
MAY 16-17 at 14:00 (60 min) - Free 
Katie Davison presents her debut character comedy hour. It’s full of people you should definitely be friends with, so like, why aren’t you already? Expect unforgettable interactions with people who’...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

MAY 2-3, 8-10, 16-17 at 14:15 (60 min) - £5 
Huggers By Nik Coppin - www.shaggerscomedy.com Add to wishlist Share: Audience Choice Award. Vote for event Age suitability: 2 + Group Discounts Personal Assistant Tickets A family-friendly showcase...
The Walrus / Downstairs 

You'll Do: A Love Story (WIP) COMEDY 
MAY 8, 16 at 14:30 (60 min) - Pay What You Want 
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 pe...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Evelyn Mok - work in progress COMEDY 
MAY 2, 9, 16, 23 at 15:15 (60 min) - Free 
This Swedish stand-up's honesty and self-referential comedy is unapologetic as it explores topics from dating as a plus size woman of colour, sex stuff and losing weight even though cake is the only t...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Acaprov COMEDY 
MAY 8-10, 16-17 at 15:30 (60 min) - £5-£7 
Hamilton meets Pitch Perfect: Spontaneously Improvised! Imagine a new kind of musical: actors, beatboxers, singers, rappers and body percussionists coming together a cappella to improvise an upliftin...
The Walrus / Downstairs 

The True Confessions of Perkins & Iles COMEDY 
MAY 16-17 at 15:45 (60 min) - Pay What You Want 
Sarah Iles (4 stars, Bunbury Magazine) and Robyn Perkins (4 Stars, Chortle) split a BRAND NEW hour of honest and personal stand-up comedy. It's funny cuz its true. ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Darren Walsh: Punimal Farm COMEDY 
MAY 2, 16, 30 at 16:30 (60 min) - PAID SHOW (Price TBC) 
Like puns? Think you've seen it Orwell before? Join Darren on the farm for a pun-packed, video-abundant, 1-liner-heavy, adaptation of George Orwell’s famous novel. As seen on: ITV's 'Out There' BBC ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Dave Chawner; For Dog's Sake COMEDY 
MAY 2-3, 8-10, 16-17, 23-25, 30-31 at 16:45 (60 min) - Free 
Number 1 best selling author, award winning comic & presenter Dave Chawner brings his new show about dogs, defeat and determination As seen on BBC, ITV & Channel 4 As heard on Radio 1, Radio 4 & BBC R...
The Walrus / Downstairs 

How To Be A Psychiatrist Without Going Mad COMEDY 
MAY 2-3, 9-10, 16-17 at 17:00 (60 min) - Free 
Award-winning comedian and NHS junior doctor shrinks ten years experience into one therapy-long session of comedic storytelling. "Perfect and hilarious", Buzzfeed. N.B. exact details changed to pro...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

How Not To Die In A Plane Crash COMEDY 
MAY 16-17 at 17:45 (60 min) - PAID SHOW (Price TBC) 
Fasten your seat belts for a darkly hilarious and deliciously bumpy ride. How Not to Die in a Plane Crash is the antidote to boring, life-affirming, feel-good motivational comedy. Come and listen to S...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Aaaaaaaaargh! It's a Bonanza of Comedy From the Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 2-3, 8-10, 16-17, 23-25, 30-31 at 18:00 (60 min) - £5-£6 
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 se...
The Walrus / Downstairs 

Guy Fawkes' Mother THEATRE 
MAY 16-18 at 18:15 (60 min) - £8-£10 
1612, King James of Scotland sits safely on the throne of England and the Gunpowder Treason Plotters have long since been executed. Everyone in the Kingdom celebrates November 5th. The day that rememb...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Robin Morgan: Work In Progress COMEDY 
MAY 15-16 at 19:00 (60 min) - Free 
A brand new hour show from Robin Morgan (as seen on Sky One, Comedy Central and CBBC) - the "utterly hilarious" (Broadway Baby) Welsh-stand up. Writer for The Mash Report (BBC Two) and The News Quiz ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Sasha Ellen Offends the Elders COMEDY 
MAY 16-17 at 19:15 (60 min) - Free 
Sasha Ellen struggles to explain her life choices at the best of times, let alone to the matriarch of her clan, her ball-busting, no-BS, lived-through-the-war-and-can't-wait-for-the-next-one grandmoth...
The Walrus / Downstairs 

Andrea Hubert Work in Progress COMEDY 
MAY 15-16, 22-23 at 19:30 (60 min) - Free 
Andrea is a Jewish white lady, and if Twitter's anything to go by, neither of those are ideal. She's also rapidly ageing, as humans tend to do, and as a Jewish white lady, none of that's ideal. Or is ...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Harriet Kemsley; New Show COMEDY 
MAY 14-16, 29-30 at 20:15 (60 min) - Pay What You Want (£3-£5 in Advance) 
Harriet returns to Brighton off the back of her critically-acclaimed UK Tour if she can find her way out the car park. As Seen on 8 Out of 10 Cats, E4's Pants on Fire, Bobby & Harriet Get Married, Roa...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Laughing Horse Pick of the Fringe COMEDY 
MAY 1-31 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 Walrus / Downstairs 

Dirty Tricks - Magic, Misdirection and Spycraft CABARET 
MAY 11-16 at 20:45 (60 min) - PAY WHAT YOU WANT 
DIRTY TRICKS - MAGIC MISDIRECTION AND SPYCRAFT Spies often use Magicians in time of crises. France deployed Robert Houdin to quell Algerian uprisings. Houdini worked for the American Secret Service....
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Jane Postlethwaite & Joe McCarthy: Terrible People - A work in progress show COMEDY 
MAY 14, 16, 28, 30 at 21:30 (60 min) - Free 
Comedy award finalist Jane Postlethwaite & comedian Joe McCarthy join forces to bring you a hilarious yet dark look into the human condition to explore what it really means to be a terrible person. &#...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

Ross Drummond & Harry Monaghan: The Jerk Store COMEDY 
MAY 15-17, 29-31 at 22:00 (60 min) - Free 
Ross Drummond and Harry Monaghan are The Jerk Store. Comedy Record Label, Podcast Network and Monthly night. Financially crippling? Almost certainly? Undeniably fun? Absolutely. And Now? Well, they’...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Council Life COMEDY 
MAY 15-16 at 22:45 (60 min) - Pay What You Want 
the show is a insight to married life in your mid 30s on a council estate in one if not the most deprived areas in kent ...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 

The Ritual COMEDY 
MAY 15-16, 29-30 at 23:15 (60 min) - Pay What You Want 
Do you dream of being a vampire? Steffen Hånes and Greg Lass do too. Come to “The Ritual”, where a chaotically playful master charms the audience in his hilarious attempts to terrify them, assisted by...
The Temple Bar / Upstairs 

Shaggers COMEDY 
MAY 1-2, 7-9, 15-16, 22-23, 29-30 at 23:59 (60 min) - £5-£7 
The popular worldwide show returns to Brighton with a revolving line-up of international and Australian comedians of all varieties with their best material based around sex and relationships. ★...
The Caroline of Brunswick / Upstairs 


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