The Old Market

The Old Market
Upper Market Street, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 1AS
  • Box office 01273 201801
  • Opening times Open in–person for events only, phones open Mon–Fri 10am–4pm.
  • Seasonal times Closed 25 & 26 Dec and 1 Jan.
  • Email
  • Website www.theoldmarket.com
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Last updated: 15 November 2021

The Old Market

Gigs, theatre, comedy, dance, events and so much more! The Old Market (also known as TOM) is a dynamic cultural venue just outside the city centre.

TOMs main space is a 200-500 capacity room with the flexibility to showcase everything from rock bands to exciting new theatre or cabaret. TOM is also home to production facilities and art and photography galleries. TOMs bar, open on all main event nights, also hosts its own entertainment from DJs to live music and comedy.

Discover TOM, and take time to enjoy this enchanting cultural space.

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  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 32 events at this location

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Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Brighton Beach Boys

When the Brighton Beach Boys formed in 2001, it was through a love of the glorious harmonies created by Brian Wilson and it soon became clear that many others shared the desire to hear those harmonies sung live. Since those beginnings the band have won various awards, and have delighted audiences in Brighton Festival and…

Fri 1 Jul

£22 / 01273 201801

The Brighton Kilo

The UK's biggest vintage kilo sale returns to Brighton, bringing tonnes of sustainable vintage, retro & branded fashion. Come and shop for just £20 per kilo! Everything is sold based on weight, and there's no minimum or maximum spend! Pick up a vintage silk scarf for as little as 20p, or stock up on 10kg of vintage…

Sat 29 Jan

£2 / 01273 201801

The BSMS Medic Review

The legendary BSMS Medic Revue is back again! Come along and see this brilliantly self-indulgent comedy-musical-sketch-show-drama written, directed, performed, and produced by BSMS students. We cannot confirm or deny that there may be some goofs, potentially some gaffs, and my goodness hypothetically some laughs, so get…

Mon 9 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 201801

Tue 10 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 201801

The BSMS Medic Review

The legendary BSMS Medic Revue is back again! Come along and see this brilliantly self-indulgent comedy-musical-sketch-show-drama written, directed, performed, and produced by BSMS students. We cannot confirm or deny that there may be some goofs, potentially some gaffs, and my goodness hypothetically some laughs, so get…

Mon 9 May

£10 / 01273 201801

Tue 10 May

Times to be confirmed / £10 / 01273 201801

Clinton Baptise vs Ramone!

Britain is honoured to have spawned two of the most gifted mystics in the world. The coiffured titans of the Unknown - the flamboyant Clinton Baptiste and his Scottish nemesis Ramone Tamine. Both claim to be a true mystical seer. Something each claims the other isn’t! Now the time has come for them to meet onstage in a…

Sat 19 Nov

£27 / 01273 201801

Clinton Baptiste Goes Stratospheric

Character comedy centred around Baptiste, a clairvoyant, medium and psychic best known for his appearances on Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights, played by Alex Lowe.

Sat 19 Nov

£25 / 01273 201801

Clinton Baptiste vs Ramone

Britain is honoured to have spawned two of the most gifted mystics in the world. The coiffured titans of the Unknown - the flamboyant Clinton Baptiste and his Scottish nemesis Ramone Tamine. Both claim to be a true mystical seer. Something each claims the other isn’t! Now the time has come for them to meet onstage in a…

Sat 19 Nov

£27 / 01273 201801

Darwin Deez

New York indie troupe.

Sat 21 May

£18.15 / 01273 201801

Flamenco Fringe

Award-winning flamenco guitarist and composer Daniel Martinez debuts in Brighton Fringe with a show that’s set to deliver the truly authentic flamenco music and dance he’s well known for in the UK arts and culture scene. If you are a flamenco aficionado or a music and dance enthusiast looking to experience something new…

Mon 30 May

£17 / 01273 201801

Focus

With their unique brand of progressive rock, Focus manifested themselves at the start of the '70s as the most successful and appreciated of all the Dutch pop-rock exports. Fronted by founding member Thijs Van Leer, and best known for their hits Hocus Pocus, House of The King and Sylvia, as well as critically acclaimed…

Thu 16 Jun

£29.50 / 01273 201801

Focus

With their unique brand of progressive rock, Focus manifested themselves at the start of the '70s as the most successful and appreciated of all the Dutch pop-rock exports. Fronted by founding member Thijs Van Leer, and best known for their hits Hocus Pocus, House of The King, and Sylvia, as well as critically acclaimed…

Thu 16 Jun

£29.50 / 01273 201801

Geoff Norcott

Controversial comedian known for his conservative politics, as seen on Question Time and Mock the Week.

Sat 5 Feb

£17 / 01273 201801

John Shuttleworth's Back Again

John’s bad back is much better now, thank you, so he can safely punch the air once more as he performs all the faves from his pre-lockdown tour including classics like Y Reg, I Can’t Go Back To Savoury and Pigeons in Flight. Expect too fantastic new ditties written during lockdown, including Stay at Home and Protect the…

Wed 25 May

£22 / 01273 201801

Josh Berry & Rafe Hubris

In his debut UK tour, award-winning, Josh Berry mocks people who went to slightly more prestigious private schools than him for an hour. Josh will probably agonise about whether it’s right that he’s making lots of money these days over the course of a performance he’s charging you to watch. He’ll also in all likelihood do…

Fri 21 Jan

£17 / 01273 201801

Kendal Mountain Tour 2022

Unleash your adventurous side Join us for an evening of film and talks celebrating adventure from some of the most spectacular places on earth, brought to you by the team behind Kendal Mountain Festival. You'll be guided through a curation of stories from across the globe, told by a unique collection of travellers…

Thu 23 Jun

£14–£20 / 01273 201801

Kenny Thomas

The boxer turned singer performs soul originals and his take on classic songs.

Mon 16 May

£24.75–£50.83 / 01273 201801

Tue 17 May

£24.75–£50.83 / 01273 201801

Kenny Thomas: Live in Concert

Revised Date - original tickets remain valid Kenny Thomas is one of the most popular UK soul and dance vocalists of the early 1990s. Along with his new band, he is all set to perform live again to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his debut album, Voices. Thomas’ biggest UK hit came in 1991 with Thinking About Your Love…

Mon 16 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 201801

Kenny Thomas - Voices 30th Anniversary Tour

Kenny Thomas, The multi-platinum selling twice BRIT Award nominated artist takes his band on the road to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his debut album. Voices, that featured the hits Thinking about your love,Outstanding, Tender Love & Best of you and he comes to Brightons The Old Market venue on Monday 16th May on…

Mon 16 May

£22.50 / 01273 201801

Lou Sanders & Some Chums: A Comedy Gala

The night includes appearances from Taskmaster champion Lou Sanders, Emmy award winning actor and host of the Films to be Buried With podcast Brett Goldstein and Edinburgh Comedy Award winner John Kearns! This incredible showcase of some of the UK’s best comedy talent also features local superstars from Mock the Week…

Sun 6 Feb

£22 / 01273 201801

Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible

Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.

Wed 30 Nov

£29.50 / 01273 201801

Momentum 2022

Join Brighton Girls for their 11th Momentum showcase, which features an exciting line-up of dance performed by students of Brighton Girls, as well as work from their resident company, Penny & Jules Dance.

Thu 27 Jan

£12 (Children £7) / 01273 201801

Fri 28 Jan

£12 (Children £7) / 01273 201801

Nick Lowe

Old school punk turned critically acclaimed singer-songwriter.

Fri 20 May

£32.25 / 01273 201801

Oh God, What Now? – Live in Brighton

Revised Date - original tickets remain valid. Oh we do like to be beside the seaside… The cult weekly politics podcast makes its south coast live debut. Join the Oh God, What Now? team of Ian Dunt (author of How To Be A Liberal), Ros Taylor (LSE COVID-19 blog) Dorian Lynskey (The Guardian) and Minnie Rahman (live debut!…

Wed 8 Jun

£23 / 01273 201801

Oh God, What Now? - Live in Brighton

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside… The cult weekly politics podcast makes its south coast live debut. Join the Oh God, What Now? team of Ian Dunt (author of How To Be A Liberal), Ros Taylor (LSE COVID-19 blog) Dorian Lynskey (The Guardian) and Minnie Rahman (live debut!) for an evening of high quality political…

Wed 8 Jun

£23 / 01273 201801

Patrick Kielty: Borderline

Bittersweet, poignant and laugh out loud funny, Borderline is a comedic love letter to the future of our islands from this award-winning comedian’s personal past.

Thu 19 May

£24 (£22) / 01273 201801

STOMP

The internationally-acclaimed, multi-award-winning phenomenon Stomp is coming home - returning to Brighton & Hove, the city where it all began, for a limited run of shows to raise funds for The Old Market! Using instruments that are anything but conventional, Stomp is an explosive and heart-racing show like no other.

Tue 29 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 201 801

Wed 30 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 201 801

Thu 31 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 201 801

…and 27 more dates until 1 May

Stomp Workshops - Advanced

For the first time ever at TOM, we're delighted to present a series of STOMP-specific workshops. Led by two STOMP performers, our workshops will enable you to explore the enjoyable world of rhythm and movement. This one-off Advanced Workshop is for for musicians, dancers and those used to working with rhythms and…

Thu 10 Mar

£30 / 01273 201801

Traditional Flamenco Guitar

Award-winning flamenco guitarist and composer Daniel Martinez debuts in Brighton Fringe with a show that’s set to deliver the truly authentic flamenco guitar, music and dance he’s well known for in the UK arts and culture scene. If you are a flamenco aficionado or a music and dance enthusiast looking to experience…

Mon 30 May

£12 / 01273 201801

Two Mr P's in a Podcast Live

Mr P has been a primary school teacher for over twelve years. He still works part-time in school and leads training in schools all over the UK and beyond. From sharing ideas and funny insights into life in the classroom, he has now become one of the most followed teachers on social media in the UK. Three years ago…

Sat 11 Jun

£20 / 01273 201801

The Wedding Present: 24 Songs Launch Event

The Wedding Present will be launching their 24 Songs project with a very special intimate, seated show, one day after the release of the first single in the 7” series, We Should Be Together. The event will include a 60-minute, full-band concert featuring a mixture of brand-new material and classics. Before the gig, David…

Sat 22 Jan

£24 / 01273 201801

Sun 23 Jan

£24 / 01273 201801

The Wedding Present

Perennially popular archetypal 80s indie stalwarts fronted by David Gedge.

Sat 22 Jan

Sold out / 01273 201801

Sun 23 Jan

Sold out / 01273 201801

Welcome to Night Vale

A podcast in the style of community news for the small desert town of Night Vale. Shows are written by Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor and presented by Cecil Baldwin.

Thu 29 Sep

£32.94–£69.50 / 01273 201801