What’s on: Comedy at Brighton Dome this Winter

29 Nov 2018

Looking for something to cheer you up during a gloomy winter day? We've got you sorted. Here at Brighton Dome, there's an  outstanding  array of stand-up comedy events to brighten your day. Check out who's coming to town...  


David O’Doherty - YOU HAVE TO LAUGH
Wed 5 Dec

Irish comedian David O’Dohetry is back on tour with a brand-new show made up of talking and songs played on an 80s keyboard. As seen on BBC2’s Live at The Apollo and Channel 4’s 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown.


BUG X hosted by Adam Buxton
Tue 11 Dec

Comedian and music video enthusiast Adam Buxton is bringing BUG - a show featuring the latest interesting, brilliant and strange music videos. For the 10th anniversary, Adam will be joining us to present a selection of his favourite videos and clips from the past decade – along with Adam’s own inimitable presentation and some delightfully unbalanced commentary from YouTube commentators, all interspersed with some gems of Adam’s own making.


Sandi Toksvig - Live! National Trevor
Thu 31 Jan – Sun 3 Feb 2019

The British-Danish comedian brings Live! National Trevor! to the stage – her brand-new, one-woman comedy show. Expect funny facts, silly jokes, a quick-fire Q+A, a quiz and terrible baking from the host of Great British Bake Off, QI and 15to1. 


Nish Kumar - It’s in Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves
Fri 1 Feb

Critically acclaimed comic and internationally famed meme Nish Kumar is bringing his new show, It’s In Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves to Brighton Dome. You can expect politically-charged jokes, and thoughts on mankind’s capacity for self-destruction and whether this will lead to the end of days.



Henning Wehn - Get On With It
Sun 17 Feb 2019

German comic, Henning has been performing as the self-styled ‘German Comedy Ambassador’, playing on the English stereotype of Germans as humourless and obsessed with efficiency. He was a regular on the Channel 4 show FAQ U in 2005, as well as Radio 5 Live sporting panel show Fighting Talk


Rob Lowe Stories I Only Tell My Friends LIVE!
Sat 16 Feb 

Rob Lowe's one man show, Stories I Only Tell My Friends: LIVE!  is inspired by his best-selling memoirs, Stories I Only Tell My Friends and Love Life. Rob has created an honest, hilarious, all-new, peak behind the curtain at Hollywood, fame, fatherhood, marriage, and a life lived at the forefront of culture for four decades. As seen on the Brat Pack to The West Wing to Parks and Rec.

Rob Lowe

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