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The Old Market

Event Venue

11a Upper Market Street
East Sussex
The Old Market

Ticket Prices

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Old Market can be found on Upper Market Street, just off Western Road - one of Brighton & Hove’s busiest shopping areas. It is less than 5 minutes’ walk to the city’s famous seafront.Pay and Display parking is available in numerous sidestreets around The Old Market, but if spaces are difficult to find, we’re very close to the seafront, which has a number of parking options.

Public Transport Directions

Buses run frequently from all over the city, practically to our door. To reach The Old Market, jump on a 1, 1A, 2, 2A, 5, 5A, 5B, 6, 20X, 24, 25, 46, 49, 49A, 81 or finally N25 (night bus service).The Old Market is just 20 minutes’ walk through the city centre from Brighton railway station, which has fast and regular services to and from London (and lots of other destinations.) Call National Rail Enquiries on 08457 484950.The Old Market is also about 25 minutes’ walk from Hove railway station.



  • Accessible Lift
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facility for service dogs
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • Full liquor licence
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Event Venue
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Licensed for weddings & ceremonies
  • Live Music
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - Seafront - Pay & display.

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - Enquire about individual shows.
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Information Point

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available


Sunday, 27th October 2019 - Sunday, 27th October 2019

Ed Gamble: BlizzardEd Gamble: BlizzardAfter a sellout national tour, Ed Gamble's tour has been extended to include…
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Thursday, 14th November 2019 - Thursday, 14th November 2019

Jason Byrne: Wrecked but ReadyJason Byrne: Wrecked but ReadyAfter 23 consecutive years Jason Byrne is wrecked but he is as ever ready…
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Friday, 4th October 2019 - Friday, 4th October 2019

Frisky & Mannish: PopLabFrisky & Mannish: PopLabTen years since they burst onto the scene with their wildly popular brand of…
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Wednesday, 9th October 2019 - Wednesday, 9th October 2019

Jon Culshaw: The Great British Take OffJon Culshaw: The Great British Take OffComedian and impressionist Jon Culshaw and legendary comedy producer Bill Dare…
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Thursday, 17th October 2019 - Thursday, 17th October 2019

Jonny & The Baptists Love Brighton & Hove and Hate BastardsJonny & The Baptists Love Brighton & Hove and Hate BastardsMulti-award nominated* musical-activist-comedians, Jonny & The Baptists, are…
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Sunday, 3rd November 2019 - Sunday, 3rd November 2019

Nick Helm: Phoenix from the FlamesNick Helm: Phoenix from the FlamesCome and witness the two time Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee and International…
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Saturday, 21st September 2019 - Saturday, 21st September 2019

The Jalapeno Bop - Smoove & Turrell / Daytoner / Dr RubberfunkThe Jalapeno Bop - Smoove & Turrell / Daytoner / Dr RubberfunkSmoove and Turrell bring their Solid Brass tour to Brighton for a reprise…
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Wednesday, 25th September 2019 - Wednesday, 25th September 2019

Cerys Matthews: Where the Wild Cooks GoCerys Matthews: Where the Wild Cooks GoJoin BBC broadcaster Cerys Matthews, as she takes us around the world,…
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Wednesday, 30th October 2019 - Wednesday, 30th October 2019

I Wanna Be YoursI Wanna Be YoursElla is from Yorkshire. Haseeb is from London. They order a pizza. House red…
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Friday, 18th October 2019 - Friday, 18th October 2019

Christina Bianco: First ImpressionsChristina Bianco: First ImpressionsFrom The Ellen Degeneres Show, The Paul O'Grady Show and ITV's The Imitation…
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Friday, 15th November 2019 - Friday, 15th November 2019

Hundred Watt Club - an evening of burlesque & vaudeville
Hundred Watt Club - an evening of burlesque & vaudevillePop the champagne and join Hundred Watt Club for a glittering evening of…
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Thursday, 21st November 2019 - Thursday, 21st November 2019

Rhys James: Snitch
Rhys James: SnitchMock The Week regular and star of his own BBC Radio 4 series, Rhys James heads…
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Monday, 2nd September 2019 - Monday, 2nd September 2019

TOM's Film ClubTOM's Film Club: Rafiki (12A)Inspired by Ugandan author Monica Arac de Nyeko's 2007 Caine Prize-winning…
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Tuesday, 3rd September 2019 - Tuesday, 3rd September 2019

Madeline's Madeline TOM's Film Club: Madeline's Madeline (15)A sensorial and immersive trip into a teen's psyche, Madeline's Madeline boldly…
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Wednesday, 4th September 2019 - Wednesday, 4th September 2019

Happy as Lazzaro TOM's Film Club: Happy as Lazzaro (12A)Winner of Best Screenplay at last year's Cannes Film Festival, Italian…
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Wednesday, 23rd October 2019 - Saturday, 26th October 2019

Oska Bright Film FestivalOska Bright Film FestivalOska Bright Film Festival is the world's biggest celebration of short films…
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Friday, 27th September 2019 - Saturday, 28th September 2019

Square GoSquare GoThe unmissable, Fringe First award-winning show from Kieran Hurley and Gary…
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Monday, 30th September 2019 - Monday, 30th September 2019

Blue Camel ClubBlue Camel ClubBook early for the biggest party for learning disabled people and their friends.
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Monday, 14th October 2019 - Monday, 14th October 2019

TOM's Film ClubTOM's Film Club: Beats (18)Set to an eclectic and electrifying 1990s rave soundtrack, Beats is a…
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Tuesday, 15th October 2019 - Tuesday, 15th October 2019

RevelationsRevelationsA few years ago, James' best friends asked for his sperm - to start a family.…
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Monday, 21st October 2019 - Monday, 21st October 2019

TOM's Film ClubTOM's Film Club: Jellyfish (15)Released to great acclaim earlier in the year, Jellyfish is the strikingly…
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Monday, 28th October 2019 - Monday, 28th October 2019

In Fabric TOM's Film Club: In Fabric (15)The latest from the unique imagination of Peter Strickland (The Duke of…
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Thursday, 31st October 2019 - Friday, 1st November 2019

The Haunted BallroomThe Haunted BallroomThe crows perch on the skeletal branches, the wind howls over the turbulent…
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Saturday, 2nd November 2019 - Sunday, 3rd November 2019

The Pirate CruncherThe Pirate CruncherA swashbuckling tale of pirates, greed and one small girl. This rollicking…
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Tuesday, 5th November 2019 - Wednesday, 6th November 2019

YouthquakeYouthquakeA new 360-degree show about being young and changing the world.
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Monday, 18th November 2019 - Monday, 18th November 2019

The Lure TOM's Film Club: The Lure (15)A bold and explosive vampiric debut from Polish director Agnieszka Smoczyńska,…
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Thursday, 13th February 2020 - Thursday, 13th February 2020

Say Hello To Your New Step-MummyLou Sanders: Say Hello To Your New Step-MummyAs seen/heard on Taskmaster, QI, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Travel Man,…
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Saturday, 13th June 2020 - Saturday, 13th June 2020

Stacey KentStacey KentWith over 2 million albums sold, a Grammy nomination and international…
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Thursday, 12th September 2019 - Sunday, 15th September 2019

vrLABvrLABOne of the biggest showcases of immersive tech in the UK. Our vrLAB is the…
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Tuesday, 17th September 2019 - Tuesday, 17th September 2019

ChoreocracyChoreocracyRecord-Breaking Dance Artist Tim Casson and BAFTA award-winning Digital Artist…
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Tuesday, 17th September 2019 - Friday, 20th September 2019

The Justice SyndicateThe Justice SyndicateThe Justice Syndicate is a piece of playable theatre drawing on a jury format.
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Thursday, 19th September 2019 - Friday, 20th September 2019

FatherlandFatherlandUK PREMIERE. Wayne is an angry white man. He works at Walgreen's, lives along…
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Tuesday, 3rd December 2019 - Thursday, 5th December 2019

A Little SpaceA Little SpaceA space where we can escape the world and be ourselves. Where we can say…
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Monday, 3rd February 2020 - Monday, 3rd February 2020

Ute LemperUte Lemper: Rendezvous with MarleneUte tells us Marlene's story, along with singing her fabulous songs from all…
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Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Doors open at least 45 mins before shows and events. Specific opening times per event.