Comic Boom

Comic Boom

It's Komedia's sell-out monthly night of exciting new comedy without the gamble. Television regular Paul McCaffrey hosts this friendly, fast-paced night of rising stars of the comedy circuit, hand-picked by our resident stand-up coach Jill Edwards... 

Comic Relief Live

Comic Relief Live

Join one of the UK’s top comedians as they host a special 'Comic Relief Live' show at the Brighton Fringe, bringing a line-up of some of the most exciting up-and-coming comedy talent... 

USA 1982: We Stood Like Kings plays Koyaanisqatsi

USA 1982: We Stood Like Kings plays Koyaanisqatsi

At the crossroads between Chopin, Pink Floyd and Explosions In The Sky, We Stood Like Kings plays instrumental progressive rock tinted with neoclassical influences thanks to the central presence of the piano... 

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Alma Gitana return to Brighton for an evening of flamenco dance and music. Experience the breathtaking momentum of this group, the speed and power of the feet stomping of Lourdes, the raw captivation of the flamenco guitar of Andres, the amazing vocals of Javier and how it all melts together in a magical and passionate performance... 

Oskar's Amazing Adventure

Oskar's Amazing Adventure

An original, heartwarming play for young children and their families, full of good humour, adventure and song. Fun-loving little Swiss puppy Oskar, snowbound in the little house on top of the mountain for weeks and desperate for a game, goes out into the forest to find a friendly animal to play with... 

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Since 2005, ‘Comedy Club 4 Kids’ has been getting the best stand-ups and sketch acts from the international circuit to do their thing for an audience of children (aged 6+) and their families... 

Massaoke's Club La La

Massaoke's Club La La

A live rock band, big-screen lyrics, and a room full of party-goers singing and dancing their hearts out together to the greatest rock and pop anthems of all time. One of the hottest tickets at the Edinburgh and Adelaide Fringes over the past few years, Massaoke returns to Komedia to get Brighton singing, dancing and jumping along to the ultimate rock and pop anthems... 

The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In

The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In

The sell-out smash hit returns to Brighton with a hefty dose of 'The Noise Next Door’s' trademark off-the-cuff madness, two stand-up stars and some once-in-a-lifetime comedy curiosities... 

New Act Night

New Act Night

Come and cheer on our latest stand-up fledglings from Jill Edwards Comedy Workshops at Brighton’s Komedia. They're taking to the stage for the very first time in the unbeatable electric atmosphere of our exciting New Act Night show... 

Bent Double

Bent Double

A gay-friendly, irreverent night of fun and frolics, hosted by Zoe Lyons ('Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow' and 'Mock The Week'). Featuring three top stars of stand-up. Winner of Best Comedy Club Night (Chortle Awards) in Critics' Choice (The Times) 

Me and My Bee

Me and My Bee

A new family-comedy. Climate change is massive. Bees aren’t? Our fuzzy little friends need our help and so we’re launching a political party disguised as a party party, disguised as a show... 

Krater Comedy Club

Krater Comedy Club

Award-winning comedy with top international and UK comedians. Brighton’s best night out. “A night full of fun and side-splitting laughter. I didn’t want it to end” (The Latest) “THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy” (The Independent) 

We Are Ian

We Are Ian

Loud rhythmic music and screens with flashing slides with We Are Ian written on them in different colours and fonts, provoke high expectations for something cool and exciting for the audience just arriving to the show... 

Oskar's Amazing Adventure

Oskar's Amazing Adventure

An original, heartwarming play for young children and their families – full of good humour, adventure, music and song. Fun-loving little Swiss puppy Oskar has been snowbound in the little house on top of the mountain for weeks... 

Poets v MCs Brighton v Bristol

Poets v MCs Brighton v Bristol

For 14 years the poets and rappers of Brighton have been locked in an epic struggle. And the first half of this show continues this battle, supported by the poets and rappers of our lively sister city Bristol... 

Comic Boom

Comic Boom

It's Komedia's sell-out monthly night of exciting new comedy without the gamble. One of our fantastic MCs hosts a friendly, fast-paced, quality night featuring a top headline comic and "catch 'em while you can" rising stars of the comedy circuit... 

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Flamenco with Alma Gitana

Alma Gitana return to Brighton for an evening of Flamenco dance and music. When you have experienced the breathtaking momentum of this group, you realise you have just seen something spectacular and unique; the speed and power of the feet-stomping of Lourdes, the raw captivation of the Flamenco guitar of Andres, and the amazing vocals of Javier, and how it all melts in a magic and passionate performance... 

Fado with Claudia Aurora

Fado with Claudia Aurora

Claudia Aurora and her band return to Brighton for an evening of soulful Fado music. Fado lies at the heart of the Portuguese soul, deeply expressive yet highly lyrical. It could be the world oldest urban Folk music, arriving perhaps as a dance from Africa, or maybe form the sad songs of homesick sailors... 

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Since 2005, the Comedy Club 4 Kids has been getting the best stand-ups and sketch acts from the international circuit to do their thing for an audience of children (aged 6+) and their families... 

Massaoke

Massaoke

Massaoke is the club night sensation where the crowd is the star of the show. A brilliant live band plays the greatest Rock, Pop and Indie anthems with giant video lyrics, and the whole audience sings as one... 

The Noise Next Door: Uproar!

The Noise Next Door: Uproar!

Witness the astonishing comedy sensation live! 'The Noise Next Door' are causing a commotion with their fourth nationwide tour - an anarchic evening of side-splitting jokes, jaw-dropping characters, and mind-blowing songs... 

Krater Comedy Club

Krater Comedy Club

When compére Stephen Grant takes the stage, he capably gains control of the large, boisterous audience with his high energy stage presence and quick-witted quips. His style is a kind of exasperated, frantic ranting and each rant ends with an explosive payoff... 

New Act Night

New Act Night

The latest fledglings from Jill Edwards Comedy Workshops at Brighton’s Komedia take the stage in our electric 'New Act Night'. Spot future comedy stars that could follow in the footsteps of previous Jill Edwards’ graduates, including Jimmy Carr, Shappi Khorsandi, Romesh Ranganathan, Brighton’s own Seann Walsh and award winning MC Angela Barnes... 

Bent Double

Bent Double

A gay-friendly, irreverent night of fun and frolics, hosted by Zoe Lyons ('Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow' and 'Mock The Week'). Featuring three top stars of stand-up. Winner of Best Comedy Club Night (Chortle Awards), Critics' Choice (The Times). 

Bent Double

Bent Double

A gay-friendly, irreverent night of fun and frolics hosted by Zoe Lyons ('Mock The Week' and 'Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow'). Featuring Laura Lexx, David Mills and Aisling Bea... 

Hammer and Tongue Festival Slam Special

Hammer and Tongue Festival Slam Special

Brighton's biggest monthly performance poetry and open slam event presents a clash of the titans of spoken word: Three-times World Slam Champion Buddy Wakefield v European Slam Champion Miko Berry v Anti-Slam Champion Paula Varjack... 

Going Viral

Going Viral

An ARC Stockton Production.[newpara] Written and performed by Daniel Bye.[newpara] An aeroplane flies from Uganda to England. Everyone on board is weeping. [newpara] Everyone except you... 

Pitschi, the Kitten with Dreams

Pitschi, the Kitten with Dreams

Pitschi is back for two performances only! This original production uses a rich mix of story-telling, physical theatre, music and song to tell the story of a kitten that learns to be happy by being exactly what she is... 

The LipSinkers plus Afterparty!

The LipSinkers plus Afterparty!

"Camp, cult and glorious" ***** (The Times). [newline] At the heart of London's alternative cabaret scene since 2006. Includes an after-party with The LipSinkers 'til 3am. DJs, Go-Gos, sideshows, floorshows... 

Comic Boom

Comic Boom

It's Komedia's sell-out monthly night of exciting new comedy without the gamble. Barry Ferns hosts our friendly, fast-paced night of hand-picked rising comedy stars. Multiple-comedy-award-winner Sofie Hagen headlines... 

Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione

Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione

Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione come together in a worldwide tour to promote the launch of their collaborative album, 'Compared to What', which includes some wry comedy, love songs and some memorable covers, notably Stevie Wonder and Bob Dylan. 

Bootworks Theatre presents: Now Listen To Me Very Carefully

Bootworks Theatre presents: Now Listen To Me Very Carefully

Imagine if you lived your life according to the values set out in the movie Terminator 2. Made with help from Andy’s mum, dad and 3-year-old niece, Bootworks Theatre’s new interactive show is a chaotic recreation of the film; about Andy and his life-long obsession with Terminator 2. 

Simon & Garfunkel: Through The Years

Simon & Garfunkel: Through The Years

Pulling up a stool in front of the intimate, softly lit stage down in the basement of Komedia, reminiscent of so many NYC music venues, the audience and I settled in to enjoy the iconic songs of Simon & Garfunkel... 

Carnival Collective vs. Orkestra Del Sol: UK Street Band Sound Clash!

Carnival Collective vs. Orkestra Del Sol: UK Street Band Sound Clash!

Orkestra del Sol’s explosive reinvention of global brass band music has captured imaginations and left a trail of pummeled dance floors across continents. Carnival Collective boasts between 20 and 30+ musicians, and delivers an irresistible tidal wave of energetic music. 

Tap Addiction

Tap Addiction

Tap Addiction will bring you a dynamic fusion between American-style tap dance and live jazz music. Using both improvised and choreographed pieces, this dynamic and unique show will bring on your very own 'tap addiction'. 

Making the Most of edfringe

Making the Most of edfringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe attracts media and arts professionals from all over the globe. If taking your show to Edinburgh, don’t miss this event where our expert panel will give you their top tips on getting your show noticed... 

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Comedy Club 4 Kids

"Comedy Club 4 Kids has stand-up sets from grown-up, high-quality acts who perform their usual sets, just without the swearing or rude bits," says The Independent. True! Come and see the best comics from the international circuit do their thing for an audience of children (6+) and their families. 

Sarah Kendall plus support

Sarah Kendall plus support

Sarah Kendall brings her sell-out Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy award nominated show to Brighton Fringe. "Her tale is funny, tender and has a finale that absolutely knocked the wind out of my sails... 

Zaza Music Presents: Martha Tilston

Zaza Music Presents: Martha Tilston

Martha Tilston has carved her unique niche in the modern English folk scene with sharp, original songs that dissect the modern world. She is a captivating performer, an enchanting singer-songwriter blessed with a gloriously clear and seductively beautiful voice... 

New Act Night

New Act Night

It's time to spot future stars, as the latest fledglings from Jill Edwards' comedy workshops at Komedia take the stage for their first time. Jill’s past graduates include Jimmy Carr, Shappi Khorsandi, Simon Evans, Romesh Ranganathan and Seann Walsh... 

Krater Comedy Club

Krater Comedy Club

Award-winning comedy with top international and UK comedians. Brighton’s best night out. “THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy” (The Independent)