Best of Brighton Comedy July 2018

CHRIS RAMSEY
FRI 6 JUL
THEATRE ROYAL BRIGHTON

Chris Ramsey triumphed to fame after his 2011 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show Offirmation was recorded for BBC Radio 4. From then on, this British comedian has become a regular panelist on shows such as Celebrity Juice, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, and Live at the Apollo. Chris Ramsey now falls under the umbrella of a critically acclaimed and award-winning stand-up comedian, with his own TV entertainment and stand up show on Comedy Central, and is said to be the ‘only’ person to ever put Katie Hopkins in her place; what’s not to like!


ANNA MORRIS & ELEANOR CONWAY
SUN 8 JUL
KOMEDIA

Komedia presents an Edinburgh preview of award-winning character comedian and star of Channel 4’s Lee and Dean, Anna Morris with a mash-up of her favourite creations. There’s also Eleanor Conway’s new work in progress, where you can expect the usual charismatic and raw, honesty about men, porn, age and drugs.


 

NISH KUMAR & ANGELA BARNES
WEDS 18 JUL
CAROLINE OF BRUNSWICK

Komedia presents an Edinburgh preview of award-winning character comedian and star of Channel 4’s Lee and Dean, Anna Morris with a mash-up of her favourite creations. There’s also Eleanor Conway’s new work in progress, where you can expect the usual charismatic and raw, honesty about men, porn, age and drugs. 


JIM TAVARE & LARRY DEAN
THU 26 JUL
KOMEDIA

In an Edinburgh festival preview, Jim Tavaré returns to the stage for the first time in twenty years, telling the story of his life since his head-on automobile collision. He’s joined with new ‘unexpected’ material from the award-winning comedian and writer Larry Dean, following his success in 2017.

 


 

STEPHEN FROST’S IMPROV ALL-STARS
Sun 8 Jul
Brighton Open Air Theatre

Fresh from a sell-out run in New York, Stephen Frost (Whose Line is it Anyway?) is joined by Andy Smart, Steve Steen and Ruth Bratt to bring their very own brand of irreverent improvised comedy to Brighton.

SARA BARRON & LAURA LEXX
Tues 10 Jul
Komedia

An Edinburgh preview of two of the best female ‘now names’ in comedy. “Filthy, funny and incisive” and “delightful”, respectively.

SUZI RUFFELL & JEN BRISTER
Tue 24 Jul
Komedia

An evening with nocturnal worrier Ruffell and the existential ramblings of Brister, with the pair clutching at straws in an attempt to understanding the world’s meaning.

BLAME IT ON BIANCA DEL RIO
Thu 26 Jul
Theatre Royal Brighton

Season six RuPaul’s Drag Race winner  and “international hateful clown in a gown” brings glitter and humour to the city with her brand new show.

With support from Sherry Vine.

ZOE LYONS
Sat 28 Jul
Ropetackle Arts Centre

Known for her quick-fire observational gags on Mock the Week and Live at the Apollo, join Hove favourite Lyons for the Edinburgh preview of Entry Level Human.

SEANN WALSH & JAKE LAMBERT
Tues 31 Jul
Caroline of Brunswick

The Lie-In King Walsh returns with a work in progress of his brand-new hilarious hour.

Meanwhile, Jake Lambert joins with gags and humour to tell with his show Little Lost Lad.

 

 

 

 

 

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