KOMEDIA -FULL LISTINGS JUNE 2022

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  • COMEDY
    Brighton Fringe Comedy Showcase
    A showcase of the best new comedians performing at the 2022 Brighton Fringe. Come see the next generation of the most creative voices in comedy. Featuring the winners of the Luke Rollason Memorial Bursary, Aruhan Galieva and Freddie Hayes, plus a selection of fantastic acts from across the festival. Hosted by Luke Rollason.
    Wed 1 Jun STUDIO 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    £5 CONC/£6
    AGES 16+
  • COMEDY
    Eco Maniac – Work in Progress
    Aruhan wants to assure you that this is NOT a TED Talk. In this NOT a TED Talk, she will navigate the mammoth headf*ck that is the climate crisis, as well as explore her experiences as a mixed race British – Kazakhstani woman. Featuring original music written and performed by Aruhan (there’s some absolute bangers in there).
    Thu 2 & Fri 3 Jun STUDIO 6:30pm
    £8
    AGES 16+ 
  • 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 2 Jun BASEMENT 8pm
    £12/£17 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+
  • COMEDY
    Mother: Colleagues
    Colleagues. A right old knee slapper of a show about a bunch of c*nts who work together. Colleagues is the second show from character sketch comedy huns Mother. Preview babes. ‘Inspired’ (Broadway Baby)
    Thu 2 Jun STUDIO 9pm (Doors 8:45pm)
    £9.50
    AGES 16+
  • COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Jenny Collier (MC), Priya Hall, Huge Davies, Kemah Bob. ‘THE place to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 3 Jun – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)
    Sat 4 Jun – £15 CONC/£18/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE
    AGES 18+
  • Music
    An Evening of Gypsy
    The acoustic gypsy violin and guitar duo are back following their excellent 2019 debut. This time they are exploring sizzling Salsa and smouldering Argentinian tangos. Join their journey through South America and beyond with music from Piazzolla and De Falla mixed with Gypsy-jazz classics. Expect the soul to be stirred
    Fri 3 Jun STUDIO Doors 8:45pm
    £12 CONC/£15
    AGES 14+
  • COMEDY
    Steve Bugeja: Tried to Start His Own Nickname
    One of comedy’s most exciting rising stars, Steve Bugeja (AKA ‘The Mighty Booj’, ‘Moulin Booj’, or – for December only – ‘Ebenezer Booj’). A familiar face on TV and radio, Steve hosted the BBC Radio 4 series Economics with Subtitles, and has made numerous appearances on TV shows such as The Russell Howard Hour (Sky One), Love Island: Aftersun (ITV2), Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central).
    Sat 4 Jun STUDIO 6pm & 8pm
    £12
    AGES 16+
  • COMEDY
    Matt Winning: Hot Mess
    Hot Mess both enlightens and lightens audiences about climate change. It answers questions like ‘Are We Screwed?’ and ‘What Can I Do About It?’ and explains why we’re playing the world’s worst Choose Your Own Adventure. Find out why we are fighting to save proper big chips, and how to solve climate change we need actual snakes on a plane and a new reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ Plans for Loft Insulation. After all, why does the end of the world need to be so depressing?
    Sun 5 Jun STUDIO 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    £12
  • MUSIC
    Joy Presents: Stephen Fretwell + Support
    Mon 6 Jun BASEMENT Doors 7:30pm
    £17.50 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • 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 7 Jun BASEMENT 12PM
    £12 IN ADVANCE / £15 ON THE DOOR
    ADULTS OVER 16 AND BABIES UNDER 15 MONTHS 
  • MUSIC
    Tim Burgess + Guests
    Tue 7 Jun BASEMENT Doors 7:30pm
    £18.50 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • MUSIC
    Katherine Priddy + Jacko Hooper
    Katherine Priddy’s haunting vocals and distinctive finger-picking guitar style have seen her sell out a headline tour, support world class artists including The Chieftains, John Smith and Vashti Bunyan and earn spots at prestigious festivals such as Cambridge Folk, where she was awarded the Christian Raphael Prize, Towersey and Beautiful Days. Jacko Hooper is a singer-songwriter from Brighton, UK, who combines mesmerising soulful vocals, beautiful guitar and achingly honest words by seeking influence from the things around him that mean the most.
    Wed 8 Jun BASEMENT Doors 7:30pm
    £12.50 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • MUSIC
    Fraser Anderson
    Scottish born singer/songwriter; Fraser Anderson is releasing his 5th studio album in 2022. ‘All we are’ is a new body of work that explores human connection, vulnerability and our responsibility to each other and the wider world. Gigging as a trio for the first time since the pandemic instrumentalists feature John Parker (Nizlopi, Ed Sheeran, Kate Rusby, Nick Cave) on Double Bass and vocalist Bex Baxter.
    Thu 9 Jun STUDIO Doors 7:30pm
    £10 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • 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.
    Fri 10 Jun STUDIO 8pm
    £12
    AGES 16+

 

  • COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Laura Lexx (MC), Jack Gleadow, Lost Voice Guy and Simon Munnery. ‘THE place to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 10 Jun – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)
    Sat 11 Jun – £15 CONC/£18/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE
    AGES 18+
  • 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 12 Jun 10am – 4pm
    FREE ALL AGES
  • 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 Ash Kenazi, Jodie Mitchell, Mark Silcox and Clapback Club
    James Acaster.
    Sun 12 Jun BASEMENT 7:30pm (Doors 6:30pm)
    £6 CONC/£12/£17 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+ 
  • MUSIC
    Yasmin Williams & Gwenifer Raymond
    Mon 13 Jun STUDIO Doors 7:30pm
    £15 ADV
    AGES 14+ 
  • COMEDY
    Chuckles For Charity – Elm Grove Primary School Fundraiser
    Local charity Elm Grove Primary School PTA are delighted to present Chuckles for Charity! An amazing evening of stand-up comedy featuring MC Jen Brister and friends: Joe Wilkinson, Kerry Godliman, Zoe Lyons, Laura Lexx, Angela Barnes, Michael Fabbri, Ingrid Dahle and Maureen Younger.
    Mon 13 Jun BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7pm)
    £25/£30 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 16+ 
  • COMEDY
    Flo & Joan: Sweet Release
    Multi-award winning musical comedy duo (and sisters) Flo & Joan are climbing out of their pits, armed with a piano and percussion section to bring you a brand new show of their critically acclaimed songs and comedy.
    Tue 14 Jun BASEMENT 8pm
    £16/£21 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 14+
  • COMEDY
    Barry Hilton: Unscripted
    Whether you’re a die-hard Barry Hilton fan or you’ve never been to a comedy show before, be sure to catch this award-winning comedy icon in action at his hilarious best. The elastic faced, king of clean comedy will be sharing side-splitting, roll-on-the-floor laughter in London, Scotland, Ireland and Malta during June and July.
    Tue 14 Jun & Wed 15 Jun STUDIO 8pm (Doors 6:30pm)
    £25
    AGES 16+
  • COMEDY
    Catherine Bohart: This Isn’t For You
    A blisteringly funny new stand-up show filled with horrendous life advice, cheery nihilism and reluctant self-discovery from one of the UK and Ireland’s most exciting comics. ‘As sharp as it is tender… a show that’s worth holding on to’ ★★★★ The Guardian
    Wed 15 Jun STUDIO 8pm
    £13.50
    AGES 16+
  • MUSIC
    PELA + Special Guests
    PELA is singer/songwriter Hannah Coombes and producer/instrumentalist Olly Shelton. Together, they weave reflective lyricism through synth-laced, alternative indie-pop soundscapes with ethereal, ambient breaks. The Brighton-based duo have received support from John Kennedy (Radio X), BBC Radio 1, BBC Introducing London, COLORS, Notion and DUMMY.
    Thu 16 Jun STUDIO Doors 7pm
    £6 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • COMEDY
    Harry Hill: Experiments in Entertainment 3 – Preview
    Join Harry Hill as he test drives his latest idea of what a joke is. Laugh with him as he succeeds, distance yourself from him as he fails, track him down in the bar and get a selfie, ask him if he’s bringing TV Burp back, phone your mum and get him to wish her a happy birthday. Let’s Mattress!
    Fri 17 Jun BASEMENT 7:30pm (Doors 6:30pm)
    £20/£25 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 14+
  • COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Sam Nicoresti (MC), Raj Poojara, Ingrid Dahle and Tom Little.  ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 17 Jun – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 18 Jun – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE
    AGES 18+
  • 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 18 Jun STUDIO 9pm
    £6 ADV 18+
  • 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 Harriet Kemsley, Colin Hoult as Anna Mann, Tadiwa Mahlunge, Ben Pope and Yuriko Kotani.
    Sun 19 Jun BASEMENT 7:30pm
    £8 CONC/£10/£15 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+ 
  • COMEDY
    Stand Up for Games Aid
    Stand up for Games Aid is back for a second time in 2022, sponsored by Studio Gobo and Electric Square Studios, supported by The Chinese Room and Hi-Rez Studios. Join us for an evening of fun, laughter and fundraising for fantastic causes. Line-up: Laura Lexx, Cally Beaton, Robin Morgan, Laura Smyth, Simon Evans, Ria Lina and more acts to be confirmed.
    Mon 20 Jun BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7pm)
    £20/£25 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+
  • MUSIC
    BIMM Diploma End of Year Showcase
    BIMM Brighton hosts their end of year Diploma showcase to celebrate the end of an amazing year at the college. Over 30 up and coming bands will take to one of two stages, don’t miss out on this incredible night of live music and celebration! All proceeds raised will go towards our charities; The Clock Tower Sanctuary, Martlets Hospice and Amy Winehouse Foundation.
    Tue 21 Jun BASEMENT + STUDIO Doors 5pm
    SUGGESTED DONATION £2 / PAY OTD
    AGES 14+
  • MUSIC
    Jim White + Special Guests
    The critically acclaimed Southern Gothic singer/songwriter returns! When he’s not releasing his own critically acclaimed solo albums, he splits time producing records for other songwriters, exhibiting his visual art in galleries and museums across the US and Europe and publishing award winning fiction.
    Wed 22 Jun STUDIO Doors 8pm
    £15 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • COMEDY
    Sam Avery: Role Model
    In this side-splitting new stand-up show, Sam explores what it means to be a role model in modern Britain, how the people he looked up to shaped his world, and how the struggle to help his kids find their moral compass often causes him to misplace his own.
    Thu 23 Jun BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7pm)
    £22/£17 W/ LOADED FRIES
    AGES 16+ 
  • COMEDY
    Komedia Comedy Club
    Discover the best in live comedy, featuring three top acts and an MC! Line-up; Maisie Adam (MC), Michael Fabbri, Chloe Petts and Tony Law.  ‘THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy’ The Independent
    BASEMENT 8pm (Doors 7:30pm)
    Fri 24 Jun – £13 CONC/£15/£26 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE)/£38 PARTY PACKAGE (GROUPS 8+)
    Sat 25 Jun – £15 CONC/£18/£29 MEAL DEAL (SHOW + MAIN COURSE
    AGES 18+
  • CLUB NIGHT
    House of Gaga – Lady Gaga Club Night
    Don’t be a drag, just be a queen at our inaugural House of Gaga – Lady Gaga Club Night on Fri 24 Jun! A night entirely dedicated to the work of Gaga and other pop bangers. Whether you just want to dance, show your poker face or get beautiful, dirty, rich – this is the night for you.
    Fri 24 Jun STUDIO Doors 11pm
    £6 EARLY BIRD
    AGES 18+
  • 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 25 Jun STUDIO 8PM (DOORS 7:30PM)
    £10 CONC/£12 18+
  • CLUB NIGHT
    Boogie Wonderland – 70s Disco
    Boogie Wonderland is back at Komedia spinning the best tunes from the 1970s. Nothing but good rhythms from the decade, sure to get your body moving on the dance floor.
    Sat 25 Jun STUDIO 11pm
    £6 EARLY BIRD
    AGES 18+
  • MUSIC
    Boo Hewerdine + Special Guests
    ‘One of the country’s most consistently admired songwriters’ Folk Radio UK
    Sun 26 June STUDIO Doors 7:30pm
    £13 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • CABARET/COMEDY
    Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote
    Cult hit event Solve-Along-A-Murder-She-Wrote returns to Komedia Brighton with an interactive screening of the classic Murder, She Wrote episode “Murder Takes the Bus”. A unique and hilarious night featuring games, prizes and audience participation!
    Sun 26 Jun BASEMENT 8pm
    £12/£17 LOADED FRIES
    AGES 18+
  • MUSIC
    Chrystabell + Coreysan & Ink Project
    Recording artist, actress and muse to director David Lynch, ethereal songstress Chrystabell has headlined sold out tours across the globe over the last decade and is coming to Brighton in June via the Komedia Studio.
    Tue 28 Jun STUDIO Doors 8pm
    £20 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • MUSIC
    Joboxers + Support
    Wed 29 Jun BASEMENT Doors 7:30pm
    £20 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • MUSIC
    Laura Veirs + Joni
    After 25 years in the music business, America singer-songwriter Laura Veirs, returns to Brighton via the Komedia Studio this October! Acclaimed ‘one of the greatest living American songwriters’ and known for her original, alternative folk style and mesmerising vocals, Laura Veirs newly released album ‘My Echo’ by British label Bella Union, reaches new depths of her raw talent and incredible way with words.
    Wed 29 Jun STUDIO Doors 8pm
    £20 ADV
    AGES 14+
  • MUSIC
    Grove Street + Despize + More
    A one-off night of hardcore / punk in Brighton.
    Thu 30 Jun STUDIO Doors 7:30pm
    AGES 14+

COMEDY
Comic Boom
Our sell-out, monthly night of exciting new comedy without the gamble. MC Paul McCaffrey hosts a friendly, fast-paced, quality night featuring headliner Darren Harriot and “catch ’em while you can” rising stars of the comedy circuit.
Thu 30 June 8pm (Doors 7pm)
£8 CONC/£10/£15 W/ Loaded Fries
16+

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