KOMEDIA FULL LISTINGS JULY 2022

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  1. COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Thanyia Moore (MC), Nick Helm, Rachel Fairburn and Mark Simmons. ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 1 Jul – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 2 Jul – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)
    AGES 18+
  2. CLUB NIGHT
    Purple Sane: Bowie VS Prince Disco
    The legendary Bowie vs Prince party returns! No controversy here just the ultimate party celebrating the music of these two icons. We’re going on a journey through their back catalogue of pure gold, as well as tracks influenced by both Bowie and Prince. Don’t be a Queen Bitch, get your advanced tickets guaranteeing entry now
    Fri 1 Jul STUDIO Doors 10pm
    £7 ADV
    AGES 18+
  3. COMEDY
    Bent Double
    A gay-friendly, irreverent night of fun and frolics hosted by the brilliant Zoe Lyons. Winner of the Chortle Award for Best Themed Comedy Club Night in The UK 2020. Featuring headliner Sarah Keyworth, Abigoliah Schamaun and Ria Lina.
    Sun 3 Jul BASEMENT 7:30PM (6:30PM)
    £11 CONC/£14/£19 W/LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+
  4. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: John-Luke Roberts & Kwame Asante
    Master of nonsense John-Luke Roberts brings us ‘A World Just Like Our Own, But…’ and Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and NHS doctor Kwame Asante brings us the witty and heartfelt ‘Living in Sin’.
    Sun 3 July STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7:00pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+

COMEDY
Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Helen Bauer & SHELF
Your favourite self-aware stand-up, Helen Bauer, is here with an hour about self-confidence,

  1. self-esteem and self-care in ‘Madam Good and double-act Shelf tell the tale of how they overcame the odds to create musical comedy, slamming EDM and tell the story of one bizarrely life-changing haircut in ‘Hair’.
    Mon 4 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+
  2. COMEDY/KIDS
    Bring Your Own Baby Comedy Brighton
    The UK’s premier baby-friendly comedy club! Winner of ‘Best Bring Along Baby’ event in the 2019 HOOP awards. ‘Should be prescribed by the heath visitor’ Greenwich Mums
    Tue 5 Jul 12PM BASEMENT
    £12 IN ADVANCE / £15 ON THE DOOR
    ADULTS OVER 16 AND BABIES UNDER 15 MONTHS 
  3. MUSIC
    Love Ft Johnny Echols – Forever Changes 55th Anniversary Tour
    LOVE with Johnny Echols make a return visit to the UK after their sell-out tour of 2019 to celebrate the 55th anniversary of the release of Forever Changes.
    Tue 5 Jul BASEMENT Doors: 7:30pm
    £20 ADV
    AGES 14+ 
  4. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Leo Reich & Erika Ehler
    Join the insufferable hunk Leo Reich as he pushes the very boundaries of what is considered “funny and good comedy” in ‘Literally Who Cares?!’ and Erika Ehler, one of the most exciting young comedians on the circuit, brings us razor-sharp, dark and visceral writing paired with precise delivery in ‘Femcel’.
    Tue 5 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £9.
    AGES 16+
  5. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: John Hastings & Garrett Millerick
    Comedy festival veteran and COCA Comedian of the Year John Hastings brings us new material and he world’s angriest optimist, Garett Millerick, returns for another bash at sorting out life’s inexplicable complications in ‘Just Trying to Help’.
    Wed 6 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+
  6. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Jessica Fostekew & Alison Spittle
    Host of BBC Sounds Wheel of Misfortune and The Guilty Feminist podcast, Alison Spittle, realises she’s an outwardly nice person who lives for confrontation in ‘Wet’ and Winner of Best Show and Best Breakthrough Act in the Chortle Awards 2020, Jessica Fostekew, brings us ‘Wench’ about private things, public things and trying to wrap your big sexy arms around time to keep it still.
    Thu 7 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+
  7. COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Matt Stellingwerf (MC), Abi Clarke, Aurie Styla and Janine Harouni. ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 8 Jul – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 9 Jul – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE
    AGES 18+
  8. COMEDY
    Bogan Bingo Bottomless Brunch
    Strap in and prepare to experience the simmering chaos of the comedy game-show, Bogan Bingo and enjoy two hours of bottomless selected drinks and a delicious brunch, as the boys bring you a limited run of Saturday afternoon bingo and bottomless brunch sessions.
    Sat 9 Jul 12pm
    £36.00
    AGES 18+
  9. CLUB NIGHT
    Star Shaped
    Remember when Indie clubs were good? When the charts were filled with great bands? Remember when your weekly reading was the NME and Melody Maker? And the highlight of your month was the release dates of Select and Vox magazine? We do. Star Shaped Club is the biggest and the best Britpop night in the country and we exist to bring back those heady days!
    Sat 9 Jul STUDIO Doors 11pm
    £5 ADV
    AGES 18+
  10. EVENT/MUSIC
    Record Fair
    Come along to Komedia for a chance to browse thousands of great vinyl bargains and collector’s items. Specialist sellers will be there and it’s a great way to find the music you love and discover new sounds.
    Sun 10 Jul BASEMENT 10am – 4pm
    FREE ALL AGES
  11. COMEDY
    Down the Hatch
    Dive down the rabbit hole at Down the Hatch, Komedia’s newest off-the-wall comedy club. On the second Sunday of every month in our intimate Basement space, delight in a world of inclusivity and unconventionality, full-to-the-brim with the very best in alternative comedy and drag. This month’s line-up features; MC Steffan Alun, Kuan-wen Huang, Pravanya Pillay and Good Kids.
    Sun 10 Jul BASEMENT 7:30pm (Doors 6:30pm)
    £8 CONC/£12/£17 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+ 
  12. MUSIC
    Jacob Dersley: The Adolescence Tour
    After taking the internet by storm with his track ‘Young’ in 2021,18-year-old singer songwriter Jacob Dersley is now set to release his self-produced album ‘Adolescence’ in the summer of ’22 and take it UK wide on ‘The Adolescence Tour,’ to coincide with the post A-Level celebrations and after parties!
    Sun 10 Jul STUDIO Doors 7:30pm
    £10 ADV
    AGES 14+
  13. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Colin Hoult & Sikisa
    Join actress, singer, welder (gotta have a backup) Anna Mann, star of stage and screen as she tells the incredible story of her life in the arts in this: her final hour ‘The Death of Anna Mann’. Sikisa explores the brutal but funny truth about herself, her life and how the world really sees her as she remembers an epic house party in ‘Life of the Party’.
    Tue 12 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £9/£7 CONC
    AGES 16+
  14. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Eleanor Tiernan & Ania Magliano
    Enjoy a bonkers hour of stand-up, story and song in Eleanor Tiernan’s ‘Away With The Fairies’ and Ania Magliano’s debut show ‘Absolutely No Worries If Not’ ntackles the stuff that matters: Lush, horse girls and buying a cat off Gumtree.
    Wed 13 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £9/£7 CONC
    AGES 16+
  15. COMEDY
    Joanne McNally: Prosecco Express
    Described as ‘a truly gifted stand up’ by The Sunday Times, join Joanne as she revisits her irreverent and critically acclaimed show The Prosecco Express. Due to a relentless ageing process, Joanne is suddenly in her late thirties with no husband, no kids, no pension and no plan and she is full of questions…
    Wed 13 Jul BASEMENT 8pm
    £18/£23 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 14+
  16. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Pierre Novellie & Nic Sampson
    Pierre Novellie brings us observational comedy for people who think they don’t like observational comedy in ‘Why Can’t I Just Enjoy Things?’ and New Zealand comedian Nic Sampson brings to life the incredible true story of one of the dumbest sporting events of all time in ‘Marathon, 1904’.
    Thu 14 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7:00pm)
    £9/£7 CONC
    AGES 16+ 
  17. COMEDY
    Bogan Bingo
    Brighton’s best Comedy Bingo show is BACK! Strap in and prepare to experience the simmering chaos of the comedy game-show, Bogan Bingo. An undeniably unique night of entertainment mixing classic 80s anthems, spectacular prizes, appalling choreography and two mulleted Aussie bingo callers.
    Thu 14 Jul BASEMENT 8pm
    £12/£17 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+
  18. COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Will Duggan (MC), Kate McGann, Abigoliah Schamaun and Laura Lexx.  ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 15 Jul – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 16 Jul – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE
    AGES 18+#
  19. KIDS/THEATRE/COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview: Theatre Fideri Fidera Presents: Will Tell and The Big Bad Baron
    A play for comedy lovers of all ages! Join our plucky heroine Will as disguised as a knight she rides off on her farm donkey to rescue her legendary dad Wilhelm Tell from the wicked Baron Boris’s deepest darkest dungeon. Madcap physical comedy with capers around castles, damsels in distress, a jaw-dropping joust to the death, and lots of original catchy musical numbers.
    Sat 16 & Sun 17 Jul BASEMENT 2pm (Doors 1:30pm)
    £5 ADULT/CHILD/£16 FAMILY OF 4/BABIES UNDER 2 FREE
    5+ RECOMMENDED AGE
  20. COMEDY
    Lily Phillips: Smut (work in progress)
    Smut is the longggggg anticipated show from newcomer Lily Phillips, the show that was going to be about feminism, but is now going to be about her dog. Star of ITV2’s Stand Up Sketch Show, BBC New Comedy Awards Finalist and Pleasance Reserve alumni Lily is, post pandemic, STILL banging on about vagina and now she has a dog who has one too, sooo…
    Sat 16 Jul STUDIO 7pm (Doors 6:30pm)
    £5
    AGES 16+
  21. CLUB NIGHT
    Spellbound
    The 80s night for people who HATE 80s nights, playing the REAL good stuff from music’s greatest-ever era (1979-1985). Expect to hear; Siouxsie & The Banshees, The Clash, The Cramps, The Human League, The Cure, Echo & The Bunnymen, Depeche Mode, New Order, and loads more.
    Sat 16 July STUDIO 9pm
    £6 ADV 18+
  22. COMEDY
    The Nest Comedy Club
    The newest comedy night to hatch at Brighton’s most-loved comedy venue, Komedia Brighton. Carefully curated by award-winning production company Berk’s Nest, showcasing the freshest, most exciting acts on the comedy circuit. Featuring Maisie Adam, Helen Bauer, Jack Barry, Raj Poojara and more.
    Sun 17 Jul BASEMENT 7:30pm
    £8 CONC/£10/£15 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+ 
  23. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Tiff Stevenson & Jo Griffin
    Critically acclaimed stand-up, writer and actor Tiff Stevenson (Mock the Week, People Just Do Nothing, Game Face) invites you to spend an hour with a woman and herself-diagnosed “Sexy Brain” and Jo Griffin aims to crack the meaning of life in ‘People Person’.
    Mon 18 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  24. MUSIC
    Working Men’s Club Out Store
    The previous Resident Album of the Year winners will be back in Brighton to celebrate the release of their new album!
    Wed 20 Jul BASEMENT Doors 6pm
    £12.50 (Tickets released 20th July)
    AGES 14+
  25. SPOKEN WORD
    Rob Bell – Everything Is Spiritual
    Rob Bell is the New York Times bestselling author of Love Wins, What We Talk About When We Talk About God, The Zimzum of Love, How To Be Here and What is the Bible?. His podcast, called the RobCast, is the #1 spirituality podcast and iTunes named it Best of 2015. He’s been profiled in the New Yorker, toured with Oprah, and in 2011 Time Magazine named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World. He has a regular show at Largo, the legendary comedy and music club in Los Angeles.
    Thu 21 Jul BASEMENT 8:30pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    AGES 14+
  26. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Micky Overman & Jodie Mitchell
    Micky Overman’s material moves quickly from devastating honesty, to brutal whimsy, to on-point social observations. Jodie Mitchell is a stand-up comedian, writer, podcaster and Drag King who co-founded the queer women and non-binary comedy night sensation ‘The LOL Word’.
    Fri 22 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  27. COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Caroline Mabey (MC), Stephen Bailey, Tom Wrigglesworth and Matty Hutson. ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 22 Jul – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 23 Jul – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)
    AGES 18+
  28. CLUB NIGHT
    Summer Island Party
    We are bringing you the UK’s very first LGBTQ+ Island extravaganza right here in the heart of Brighton. With the very best DJs and dancers from Brighton and London you can expect a fully immersive island experience with only the freshest local tracks from the Indian Ocean to the Caribbean, including everything from Mauritian Sega and Bhangra to Afrobeats and Bashment!
    Fri 22 July STUDIO Doors 11pm
    £12 ADV
    AGES 18+
  29. MUSIC
    Coda – A Tribute to Led Zeppelin
    Europe’s most authentic-sounding and looking tribute to the mighty Led Zeppelin, featuring four musicians who faithfully recreate the excitement, energy, passion and magic of the world’s most famous rock band
    Sat 23 Jul STUDIO Doors 7pm
    £12 ADV
    AGES 14+
  30. COMEDY
    Chloe Petts: Transience
    The debut show of rising star and ‘very funny’ (Guardian) Chloe Petts touring the UK for the first time! A brilliantly sharp live performer and ‘compelling presence’ (Steve Bennett, Chortle), she is one of the most exciting acts on the UK scene. Fresh from supporting Ed Gamble on his UK Tour, Petts uses her trademark cerebral “laddishness” to examine her desperate attempts at living in the moment, the darts and her (strictly non-romantic) love for men.
    Sun 24 Jul STUDIO 8pm
    £12
    AGES 16+
  31. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Olga Koch & Paul Williams
    Star of Mock The Week, QI, Late Night Mash, Frankie Boyle’s New World Order and Edinburgh Best Newcomer nominee, Olga Koch brings you the roller coaster romcom you aren’t tall enough to ride. Strap in for ‘Just Friends’.
    Fri 22 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  32. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: SNORT & Two Hearts
    Cheeky, topical, and relentlessly silly, SNORT sees New Zealand’s best comedians build an intricate hour of far-fetched, high-stakes comedy, entirely made up on the spot, featuring a brand-new guest every night! Two Hearts, New Zealand’s only popstars, are here with a brand-new hour of catchy AF comedy pop-music in ‘We’re Pregnant and the Baby is Music’.
    Fri 22 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  33. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Sara Barron & Rob Auton
    Edinburgh Best Newcomer nominee Sara Barron presents a blistering new hour of stand-up on smart sex, dumb kids, conception, rejection and wine-in-a-can in ‘Hard Feelings’. Also on the bill, award-winning writer, actor and podcaster Rob Auton brings you a comedy/theatre/spoken word show about crowds in ‘The Crowd Show’.
    Wed 27 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  34. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Sophie Duker & Glenn Moore
    The “Extremely funny” (Scotsman) Sophie Duker brings us ‘queer, unhinged, sexy, chaotic show ‘Hag’ alongside a high-energy barrage of the most jokes you’ve ever heard humanely fit into one stand-up show in Glenn Moore’s ‘Will You Still Need Me, Will You Still Feed Me, Glenn I’m Sixty Moore’.
    Thu 28 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  35. COMEDY
    Comic Boom
    Our sell-out, monthly night of exciting new comedy without the gamble. MC Mark Simmons hosts a friendly, fast-paced, quality night featuring headliner Helen Bauer and “catch ’em while you can” rising stars of the comedy circuit.
    Thu 28 Jul 8pm (Doors 7pm)
    £8 CONC/£10/£15 W/ Loaded Fries
    16+
  36. COMEDY
    Edinburgh Preview Double-Bill: Pauly F Taylor & Jody Kamali
    Delightfully off kilter maverick stand-up comedian Pauly F Taylor empties his brain of its joyous contents in front of a delirious audience in ‘The Writing Is On The Paul’ and Jody Kamali presents a joyous, off-piste story of a man who turns an ironing board into a woman in ‘Ironing Board Man’.
    Fri 29 Jul STUDIO 7:30pm (Doors 7pm)
    £7 CONC/£9
    AGES 16+ 
  37. COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Jack Barry (MC), Fin Taylor, Noise Next Door and Catherine Bohart. ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 29 Jul – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 30 Jul – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)
    AGES 18+
  38. CLUB NIGHT
    Black Parade – 00’s Emo Anthems
    The UK’s biggest 00’s emo party returns to Komedia! Expect to hear all the hits from My Chemical Romance, Panic! At The Disco, Jimmy Eat World, Paramore, Fall Out Boy, Taking Back Sunday, Hawthorne Heights, All American Rejects and loads more.
    Fri 29 Jul BASEMENT Doors 11pm
    £6 ADV
    AGES 18+
  39. COMEDY
    Funny Women: Brighton Nights
    Featuring the newest and most exciting female stand up in the UK, from the Funny Women Awards and beyond!
    Sat 30 Jul STUDIO 8PM (DOORS 7:30PM)
    £10 CONC/£12 18+

COMEDY
Garry Starr: Greece Lightning
An overzealous idiot attempts to perform all of Greek Mythology in less than 60 minutes in order to save his Hellenic homeland from economic ruin. Never before has Medusa been looser, Achilles more sillies, or Uranus so heinous. Having single-handedly saved the performing arts in 2018 with his multi-award-winning debut show Garry Starr Performs Everything, comic wunderkind Garry Starr returns with another anarchic masterclass not to be mythed.
Sun 31 Jul STUDIO 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
£12 AGES 18+

 

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