Brighton Comedy Clubs
If you're not laughing, then you're not living. Boasting a thigh-slapping selection of comedy nights in town and regularly attracting some of Britain's most talented stand-up comedians, there's a cracking selection of comedy clubs and venues to jostle around raunchy jokes, lewd laughs and creative chuckles. From infamous comedy haunts to regular nights dotted about town, Brighton is a barrel of laughs, whatever the weather. Check out our recommendations for some of the best comedy clubs in Brighton and get to know one of the best parts of your anatomy: your funny bone.
Last updated on 22nd June 2017
The Marlborough Pub and Theatre is an LGBT venue that's famous in Brighton's comedy circles. From a bustling pub downstairs to heralded theatre on the first floor, the entire space is full of laughs on regular occasions thanks to their ever changing selection of acts. From comedy troupes to indie comedians, this venue's regular showcase of comedy acts will tickle even the most stern of funny bones.
Proud Cabaret might be known mostly for its burlesque and cabaret performances, but the venue never shies away from hosting a huge comedy night in Brighton. Featuring drag queens, stand-up stars and hilarious storytellers, every night at this spot is framed with belly-aching laughter and fun-loving hijinks.
Head to Komedia for their monthly comedy night, Comic Boom, showcasing the many talents of Britain's brightest comedic stars. This July, Bobby Mair and MC Mark Simmons take over, performing their best one-liners and their wittiest anecdotes on the hallowed stage. Having both appeared on shows like Never Mind The Buzzcocks and performed at the Edinburgh Fringe on a number of occasions, this night is guaranteed to leave you in stitches.
One of the most infamous destinations for comedy nights in Brighton, Komedia is constantly shaking with belly-aching laughter; heck, it's called Komedia for laughter's sake. From some of the biggest names in the comedy business, to hilarious local acts, Komedia is a comedy club in Brighton primed for drinks and giggles thanks to their top notch stage set-up and the frivolous roster of acts.