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Krater’s Valentine’s Day Special review

Daniel Green - February 21, 2018

Love was in the air at a Valentine’s special of Krater Comedy Club last Wednesday and, despite the pouring rain outside, Komedia was packed full of people…

Cinderella and The Beanstalk Review
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Cinderella and The Beanstalk Review

Georgia Grace - December 24, 2017

I’ll admit straight out I’m not a big fan of pantomimes. Too often the performances are wobbly, the jokes are a bit naff, and it’s all stuff…

The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special
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The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special

Georgia Grace - December 19, 2017

There’s nothing to get you in the Christmas spirit quite like an evening of good festive entertainment, and The Noise Next Door’s appearance at Komedia last week…

Stand-Up History Review
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Stand-Up History Review

Georgia Grace - December 7, 2017

Komedia last week played host to a fun-filled stand-up ensemble who mixed their passion for comedy with that of history, archaeology and philosophy. The MC was Harry…

The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special Preview
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The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special Preview

Georgia Grace - December 7, 2017

Comedy quartet The Noise Next Door arrive at Komedia this weekend for their one-of-a-kind comedy show blending improv, music, geekery and a good helping of Christmassness for…

Simon Amstell: What is This? Review
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Simon Amstell: What is This? Review

Georgia Grace - November 25, 2017

Simon Amstell came to the Brighton Dome last weekend on his UK stand-up tour: What Is This? The comedian best known for hosting Never Mind the Buzzcocks,…

Stand-Up History Preview
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Stand-Up History Preview

Georgia Grace - November 25, 2017

A fun-filled mix of history and comedy is coming to Brighton’s Komedia next week. Dreamt up by Alex Farrow, at the time a History, Politics and R.E.…

Sexy Review
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Sexy Review

Lucy Pegg - November 21, 2017

As the audience enters the auditorium, ‘Lady Marmalade’ blares from the speakers. Moments later a woman appears apologetically in her underwear. It is as apt an introduction…

Simon Amstell: What is This? Preview
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Simon Amstell: What is This? Preview

Georgia Grace - November 14, 2017

This weekend, critically-acclaimed comedian Simon Amstell will be visiting the Brighton Dome on his UK tour of stand-up show What is This?. Amstell rose to prominence on…

Komedia’s Bent Double Review
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Komedia’s Bent Double Review

Alex Hutson - November 14, 2017

I went to see Komedia’s monthly gay-friendly stand-up comedy show Bent Double on the 5th November. The show runs every first Sunday of the month and consists…

Dracula: The Bloody Truth Review
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Dracula: The Bloody Truth Review

Florence Dutton - October 30, 2017

At Hove’s The Old Market, the stage was spectacularly set for a ghoulish night of horror (and light-hearted entertainment) for fast-approaching Halloween. Unfortunately, Le Navet Bet’s performance…

Bent Double Preview
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Bent Double Preview

Alex Hutson - October 30, 2017

Sunday 5 November Komedia will be hosting monthly stand-up comedy night Bent Double. The show runs every first Sunday of the month and consists of 2 acts,…

“Vastly unique and sensational to watch” – Trump Depression Hotline Review
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“Vastly unique and sensational to watch” – Trump Depression Hotline Review

Georgia Grace - October 29, 2017

“Stop! Stop shopping! Stop! Stop shopping!” So chants the procession of the neon-clad, New York-based gospel choir into the little theatre at The Marlborough. With vibrant dungarees,…

The Saga of the European King Live Review
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The Saga of the European King Live Review

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - October 13, 2017

Upon arrival at O N C A the event looked like a private viewing of a production. The space was picturesque, eccentric and hosted at an art…

“Charmingly amateur and outrageously funny” – Comedians Cinema Club Review
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“Charmingly amateur and outrageously funny” – Comedians Cinema Club Review

Georgia Grace - September 28, 2017

One of Komedia’s most unique, hilarious and downright ridiculous nights – Comedians Cinema Club – returned last week, with an improvised reworking of Pixar’s Monster’s Inc.. A…

Monsters, Movies and Mayhem – Comedians Cinema Club Preview
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Monsters, Movies and Mayhem – Comedians Cinema Club Preview

Georgia Grace - September 16, 2017

One of Brighton’s most bizarre comedy nights returns this coming Thursday with Komedia’s fourth instalment of Comedians Cinema Club: an improvised show where a team of comedians…

Satire: Media Compliance Supervisor
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Satire: Media Compliance Supervisor

Freya Marshall Payne - July 20, 2016

A badger. Photo: via Flickr. Glenn Houlihan We're looking for someone to make sure student media complies with SU policy. The Union's newspaper, radio station and tv…

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Review: Möglich – Douglas Walker – 26/09/2015

Freya Marshall Payne - October 15, 2015

Whilst the audience slowly trickles into The Otherplace’s main room, a sole man occupies the stage. He is on his knees, his head submerged in a bucket…

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Review: Racing Minds – Komedia – 13/09/2015

Freya Marshall Payne - October 15, 2015

Racing Minds are a long-form improv quintet consisting of Tom Skelton, Dougie Walker, Chris Turner, Dylan Townley, and Daniel Roberts. The group have sold out their Edinburgh…

Stellar line-up at Brighton Comedy Fest
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Stellar line-up at Brighton Comedy Fest

Badger - July 14, 2015

  The Brighton Comedy Festival returns to its sunny seaside location from October 9-24. With over 70 performances across 16 days the Festival — to be held…