Komedia Bath
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Komedia Bath operates in the beautiful former Beau Nash picture house, a grade one listed building on Westgate Street. Since opening in 2008 it has become an important element of the arts quarter in Bath and presents a large and diverse programme focused on comedy and music, and extending to cabaret, spoken word and kids events. Cornerstones of the programme include the all conquering Saturday night Krater Comedy Club, and the bi-monthly Ministry of Burlesque’s Twisted Cabaret. The venue has become a feature on the comedy touring circuit, hosting acts such as Russell Howard, Ross Noble, Jenny Eclair, The Boy With Tape on His Face and many others. Music shows have constantly increased in profile since opening with a wide range of genres attracted to the Komedia Bath including The Feeling, Kate Nash, Ronnie Size, Lulu, The Levellers, Ash, Bellowhead, Clare Teal, Candi Staton, Noah and the Whale, Dry the River, Fink, Frank Turner and Chase & Status.The venue boasts a 615 standing capacity and a 427 cabaret seated capacity which includes a balcony seating 173 people. Komedia Bath also operates a daytime Arts Cafe, offering the only menus in Bath that are accredited to the Soil Association Gold Standard. The Arts Cafe is host to VIP customers at the weekend and on weeknights often operates as a studio venue, with the regular Komedia open mic nights for aspiring performers. The project to develop the Beau Nash to host Komedia Bath won The Building Excellence Award for The Best Renovation of a Listed Building in the UK. Since opening the Komedia Bath has also won The Chortle Award for Best Venue in the West of England five times, cementing the venues position at the top tier of venues in the UK.
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  • Spacehopper88
    6 contributions
    Lunch - freshly cooked pizzas and ciabattas half price noon to 1pm
    Selection of freshly cooked pizzas or ciabattas with french fries - 12noon to 1pm half price! Few people seem to know of this great place to have lunch. Perhaps because it just looks like a bar rather than a cafe. Definitely recommend for lunch whether alone, in company or with children
    Visited March 2023
    Written 4 March 2023
  • Janet R
    Farnworth, United Kingdom133 contributions
    Great night out in Bath
    Two couple visited Saturday 5th August and really enjoyed it. Booked a table a few weeks earlier. Great view and friendly staff. Majority of acts very good except the second act (female comedian) who was embarrassingly bad, but that's all part of the night at a comedy club. Once the acts finished everything was cleared away and a fantastic disco started (all included in the ticket price). If visiting Bath I would definitely recommend
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 7 August 2023
  • Live for Experiences
    Birmingham, United Kingdom11 contributions
    📍Komedia Bath 📍
    We enjoyed an amazing night here. For a very low price we had a meal included and a great seat to watch an amazing show including 3 comedians . The drinks were reasonable and the show was very good with a great atmosphere from the crowd. After the show the theatre became a nightclub as well all for under £40!
    Visited September 2022
    Written 22 August 2023
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Dec 2023 • Couples
Last night we went to see The Ministry of Burlesque at the Komedia. Hands down the worst show I have ever attended to. Insult to my senses-no joke. The performance, costumes, etc was just tacky and NOTHING erotic about it. Felt more like a circus.
But the worst thing was the presenter... he seemed to think that the show was 'his show' but that level of narcissism is pretty standard of someone with a coke habit, that he kept bragging on about. Talking about his cocaine use was the centre of his act' and genuinely thought it was a cool thing to drop in here and there. I am shocked that Komedia allows standards to drop to this level on their stage.
Written 23 December 2023
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Peter C
Chippenham, UK82 contributions
Nov 2023 • Friends
This venue has real character. The old cinema has been converted with aplomb. The bars are great, there is one upstairs for balcony guests too.
Written 6 November 2023
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John W
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Oct 2023 • Couples
The only thing funny on this comedy night was watching the reaction of the poor people who had ordered food! Thankfully we opted for the table only option. The compare tried his best and was occasionally amusing, however, the three ‘comedians’ fell woefully short of the mark. The first chap gave us an awkward 20 minutes of diatribe that must have been as uncomfortable for him as it was for the audience. Slight improvement with the second act but again which led us to think that they were building up to a strong finish with the final comedian. Unfortunately this was disappointing from a relatively good start. If you want a laugh in this place, just order the pizza!
Written 29 October 2023
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Darryl G
16 contributions
Oct 2023 • Couples
Walked passed earlier today and booked tickets not knowing the club… what a brilliant night! I’ve been to loads of stand up clubs and this is up there 🙌🏼 Briliant 👌😘
Written 7 October 2023
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EJay
Swindon, UK3 contributions
Aug 2023 • Couples
We loved our first visit to Komedia, we paid for the meal deal ticket which was great value for money. Lots of laughs and great table service
Written 23 September 2023
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Liz C
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Sept 2023 • Couples
Brilliant show by Stephen Lynch. Such a shame the seats were cable tied together meaning anyone over a size 10 was uncomfortable! They also turned off the aircon meaning it was like an oven.
Very disappointed.
Written 12 September 2023
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peternash79
Reading, UK8 contributions
Sept 2023 • Couples
Was a fantastic funny night from start to finish the range of comedians and the jokes were hilarious, was an amazing birthday treat from my partner for me! Would highly recommend the venue to anyone!
Written 10 September 2023
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Live for Experiences
Birmingham, UK11 contributions
Sept 2022
We enjoyed an amazing night here.

For a very low price we had a meal included and a great seat to watch an amazing show including 3 comedians .

The drinks were reasonable and the show was very good with a great atmosphere from the crowd.

After the show the theatre became a nightclub as well all for under £40!
Written 22 August 2023
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Janet R
Farnworth, UK133 contributions
Aug 2023 • Couples
Two couple visited Saturday 5th August and really enjoyed it. Booked a table a few weeks earlier. Great view and friendly staff. Majority of acts very good except the second act (female comedian) who was embarrassingly bad, but that's all part of the night at a comedy club.
Once the acts finished everything was cleared away and a fantastic disco started (all included in the ticket price). If visiting Bath I would definitely recommend
Written 7 August 2023
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Steph
West Sussex, UK360 contributions
Jul 2023 • Couples
Great value night out. Tickets were reasonably priced and got to see three acts, plus the compare!

Drinks weren’t too expensive and the rose was lovely… very fruity!
Written 23 July 2023
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