Saturday, January 19, 2019

Eastenders’ Lisa Hammond returns to the stage with two-woman comedy/theatre show

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For many contemporary actors, theatre is their home - it’s where many start their careers; a place where they feel most comfortable. Actor and...

Best of Brighton comedy – Nov 2018

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STEPHEN K AMOS Tues 13 Nov Komedia Know for his political satire, Stephen K. Amos made his name by making us laugh over subjects which had the...

REVIEW: Lava Elastic, Sweet Venues

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“Sarah’s just gone to get her face,” booms a voice; the “lovely audience” are then summoned to their seats. Lava Elastic is a monthly...

FRINGE REVIEW: George Egg, DIY Chef

If you ever find yourself locked in a shed with only a wallpaper stripper and a ziplock bag of egg to hand, you might...

Best of Brighton Comedy – Oct 2018

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Joe Lycett Fri 5 Oct Brighton Dome Comedian Joe Lycett has been in huge demand everywhere. Having had unprecedented success with initial dates on his tour, wittily...

BN1 chats to… Austentatious

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Imagine having to act out an entirely improvised comedy play, constructed from a title from the audience, whilst in the style of a Jane...

Rob Beckett At Brighton Komedia – Review

This is comedian Rob Beckett’s debut UK stand-up tour, which he’s already seen extended due to its popularity. The demand for tickets isn’t much...

BN1 chats to… Jen Brister

“I’m so sorry I’m late.” Jen Brister has a lot on her mind. With twin sons at home, plus a burgeoning career, 2018 might just be...

Comedy News

KOMEDIA LAUNCHES MAY 2018 FESTIVAL PROGRAMME Following many hours of research at 2017’s Edinburgh Fringe, Komedia have launched their own programme for Brighton Fringe. There’s over...

Our comedy previews for June are a barrel of laughs

MY DAD WROTE A PORNO: LIVE Mon 4 June Theatre Royal Brighton Accompanied by friends James Cooper and Alice Levine, broadcasting producer Jamie Morton’s podcast based on...

Robin Driscoll – the Mr Bean writer talks about his debut...

From the misadventures of the quintessentially awkward, Reliant Robin-hating, Englishman, to a chancer on the run with stolen mob money, Robin Driscoll places larger-than-life...

Comedy you’ll want to watch in September

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THE TREASON SHOW HORATIO'S - PALACE PIER FRI 14- SAT 15 SEPT In turmoil over Trump? Befuddled by Brexit? Fearful about ? The ‘End of the Pier’...