Comic Boom

Comic Boom

TV regular Romesh Ranganathan ('Live at the Apollo', 'Stand Up for the Week') is your host for this legendary monthly night featuring hand-picked rising comedy stars at Brighton’s Komedia... 

Barb Jungr: This Wheel's on Fire

Barb Jungr: This Wheel's on Fire

In a special selection, Barb Jungr launches ‘This Wheel’s On Fire!’ Extending the repertoire of her hugely acclaimed new CD, ‘Hard Rain- The Songs of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen’... 

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, as well as two stand-up stars and some once-in-a-lifetime comedy curiosities... 

Simon and Garfunkel: Through the Years

Simon and Garfunkel: Through the Years

'Bookends' perform the most authentic sounding tribute to the unforgettable music of Simon and Garfunkel. Made up of Dan Haynes and Pete Richards, they have toured the UK and Ireland extensively and performed a run of sell-out shows at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, receiving four stars from Broadway Baby... 

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… but without the rude bits! Today's Komedia performers include ace comic Rich Sandling (from the BBC's 'Catherine Tate's Nan'), masterful storyteller Stuart Goldsmith (from CBBC's 'Mission: 2110') and multimedia wizard Howard Read (from CBBC's 'Little Howard's Big Question'). 

Africa Unite 2015

Africa Unite 2015

A unique and rare collaboration of one of Africa’s gifted singers and the most celebrated guitar virtuoso of his time brings the creation of Debademba. Mutually inspired by a shared vision of a mix of African styles rooted in the Mandingo culture and influenced by the cultural crossroads of Paris, they're cultivating their own sound where Wassoulou and Ivoirian rhythms and harmonies meet Arabic-Andalusian influences, Ethiopian sounds, Afro-funk, African salsa and the universal blues. 

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, Simon Evans, Romesh Ranganathan, Brighton’s own award-winning Angela Barnes and TV’s Seann Walsh... 

Sarah Jane Morris & Antonio Forcione

Sarah Jane Morris & Antonio Forcione

Famed for her association with the ‘Communards’ in the mid-80s (the fabulous hit 'Don’t Leave Me This Way' is still requested at every party!) and infamous for a banned rendition of the classic ‘Me and Mrs Jones’, Sarah Jane Morris has always attracted as much attention for her politics as for her soul-driven voice... 

Bent Double

Bent Double

An irreverent night of fun and frolics hosted by Zoe Lyons ('Mock The Week' and 'Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow'). A consuming brew of comedic delight, this gay-friendly night promises a fabulous line-up every time... 

John Hegley: I am a Poetato

John Hegley: I am a Poetato

An A to Z of poems about people, pets and other creatures. From a mosquito and ants, through (wise) camels, dogs, deckchairs, goldfish and guillemots to Toby the armadillo from Peru, and not forgetting the unusual unicorn in school... 

Krater Comedy Club

Krater Comedy Club

Award-winning comedy every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Eat, drink, watch and laugh as three top stand-ups and one of the best MCs on the comedy circuit entertain you. Love comedy? See it LIVE! 

Orkestra Del Sol

Orkestra Del Sol

Orkestra del Sol are mesmerising. I felt light-headed by the end of the gig. First we were dazed by the sheer amount of metal on stage. When the brassy, shiny shock subsided I noticed the red turbaned violinist in the corner... 

Sundae Club

Sundae Club

Sundae Club returns for a very special four fabulous hours of creative fun for children and families at Komedia and Dukes @ Komedia. Taking over the whole building, this 'Time' themed event will take you back, fast forward and to the here and now... 

Comic Boom

Comic Boom

Komedia’s legendary night of rising comedy stars topped off by storming headliner Mike Wozniak. MC Paul McCaffrey. “When Comic Boom is on,there is nowhere else to be.” Latest ***** 

Comic Boom

Comic Boom

TV regular Romesh Ranganathan (Live at the Apollo, Stand Up for the Week) is your host for this legendary monthly night of hand-picked rising comedy stars at Brighton’s Komedia. Back by popular demand our headline act is International award-winning Australian stand-up Damian Clark... 

H&T: Scroobius Pip & Hollie McNish

H&T: Scroobius Pip & Hollie McNish

Hammer & Tongue presents a Brighton Fringe special, feat. Scroobius Pip & Hollie McNish, plus the Open Poetry Slam - sign up on the door for a slot! Hosted by Rosy Carrick & Mike Parker... 

If These Walls Could Speak

If These Walls Could Speak

Entertainer Christopher Green has made a career out of the comic song, as Tina C and Ida Barr. He's back in cahoots with Komedia where he ran the outrageously successful club 'Screamers', with a very special regular night where he invites comedians and cabaret performers to present a different side of themselves... 

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Comedy Club 4 Kids is a first-rate comedy show for children and adults alike. Children were given free rein to laugh, scream and participate whilst adults watched their precious (or precocious) ones become a focus of the show... 

The Noise Next Door's Comedy Lock In!

The Noise Next Door's Comedy Lock In!

‘The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In’ is a brand new breed of comedy club. A 21st-century mash-up of stand-up, panel shows, and after-hours banter. Indulge yourself in an evening of shameless entertainment: Two incredible guest comedians, a hefty dose of cutting-edge improv from our hosts The Noise Next Door, plus you also get to witness some truly spectacular one off comedy curiosities… Death defying feats! Kick-ass sing-a-longs! Finely tuned anarchy! 

Tongue Fu & Hunting Pigs- Double Bill

Tongue Fu & Hunting Pigs- Double Bill

Tongue Fu is one of the UK’s leading spoken word shows. The sharpest poets, storytellers and comedians perform with soundtracks from Nostalgia 77. Created and hosted by poet Chris Redmond (Scroobius Pip’s Spoken Word Surgery, Bespoken Word -BBC Radio Four)... 

Red Bastard

Red Bastard

In the immortal words of Kanye West, ‘no one man should have all that power’. New Yorker Eric Davis (Red Bastard), in his trademark lumpy red onesie, gets thoroughly turned on by wielding it, with a smile like a silk-covered steel rod... 

Africa Unite

Africa Unite

A cross-cultural live music extravaganza from the Africa Caribbean Diaspora in the heart of Brighton, with live sets from The Congo All Stars. The Congo All Stars bring a modern day Soukous music with a touch of innovation, blending the sounds of Africa in a cocktail of rhythms that make their music truly danceable and fun... 

The Horne Section

The Horne Section

The Horne Section is part music, part comedy - or as Alex Horne describes it ‘like swimming whilst holding a picture’.With a song about Rich (sitting in the front row, eating salad) being amazing, an entire audience game of twister and a blindfolded macarena duel-off, this is a show that is guaranteed to get the audience laughing... 

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, Simon Evans, Romesh Ranganathan, Brighton's own award-winning Angela Barnes and TV’s Seann Walsh... 

New Act Night

New Act Night

The latest new comics from Jill Edwards Comedy Workshops at Komedia take to the stage. Workshop (www.jill-edwards.co.uk) graduates include Jimmy Carr,Shappi Khorsandi,Brighton's own Seann Walsh and Angela Barnes. 

Bent Double

Bent Double

An irreverent night of fun and frolics hosted by Zoe Lyons (1 June)('Mock The Week' and 'Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow'.) A consuming brew of comedic delight, this gay friendly night promises a fabulous line-up every time... 

MyMiniDisco: Cool Music for Cool Kids

MyMiniDisco: Cool Music for Cool Kids

A dance party for kids and social event for adults too. The trademark super sized ghetto blaster DJ booth plays cool accessible music, bootlegs of funk, disco and hip hop. Hosted by our dance instructor teaching classic moves and hoola hoop skills... 

Krater Comedy Club

Krater Comedy Club

Komedia’s award-winning Krater Comedy Club has been described as “THE place in Brighton to catch stand-up comedy” by The Independent and has been winner of Chortle’s Best Comedy Venue in the South an unprecedented 10 times... 

Red Bastard

Red Bastard

I’ll admit it, I was curious. I mean, what was this show? Every description went undefined, every interview, preview and teaser was a mishmash of misdirection. What was this show? However, I’ll say it: I get it, I am a convert, I am schooled in the way of the Red Bastard... 

Comedy Club 4 Kids

Comedy Club 4 Kids

The Bongo Club is more accustomed to hosting face-chewing ravers than sweet-chewing kiddies, but this evening the kindergarten has taken over. Row after row of chairs is filled with excitable children and mildly-excitable parents, assembled to witness the side-splitting spectacle that is Comedy Club 4 Kids... 

Krater Comedy Club

Krater Comedy Club

The basement of Komedia is buzzing as soon as I enter; this is the place to be for stand up comedy in the South (or so I’ve been told). Krater Comedy Club appears to have the formula for laughter just right – burgers, booze and excitable comedy fans gathered together equates to a lively night...