Sunday, March 24, 2019

BN1 chats to… James Acaster

Offering astute and deadpan deconstructions of everyday life, James Acaster is slowly forcing his way in to the comedy big time. This gentle 29...

BN1 talks to… Alan Davies

The amiable shaggy-haired comic will be familiar to millions as providing a down to earth foil to the perceived genius of Stephen Fry, on...

Hammer and Tongue – Hollie McNish and Scroobius Pip Review

Hammer and Tongue, residents at Komedia, and the hosts of many a fantastic poetry slam with some indisputably amazing guest poets presented this month’s...

Komedia wins big at Chortle Awards 2017

Once again Brighton’s Komedia has scooped two prestigious Chortle awards at an industry ceremony on Monday night. The iconic city centre comedy club was...

BN1 Chats to Mark Thomas

This year, the most critically acclaimed comedy show at Edinburgh Fringe wasn’t some bright-eyed new comedian or a chainsaw-juggling clown; it was a middle-aged...

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....

BN1 talks to… The Axis of Awesome

Global musical comedy sensation, The Axis of Awesome have acquired over 60 million hits on YouTube, four studio albums, regular sold out shows worldwide...

What’s on in comedy, April 2018

JON RICHARDSON: OLD MAN BRIGHTON DOME, Fri 13 Apr Jon Richardson returns to the Dome after December’s sell-out performance with his outstanding show, Old Man. Best known...

Comedy Planner Feb 2018

JOHN RICHARDSON AND FRIENDS Tue 6 Feb Theatre Royal Brighton World class pedant Jon Richardson takes some time out from his hilarious UK tour to bring together...

Best of Brighton comedy in March

CHRISTIAN O’CONNELL: BREAKING DAD Fri 6 Mar Komedia The multi-award winning Absolute Radio DJ displays why he’s got one of the largest listenerships in 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...

Komedia gets out of deep water

Brighton’s Komedia may have been hit hard by the recent torrential downpours, but they have still managed to dish up a few laughs. Having...