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Revunions (Sketch Comedy)

  • Revunions


The Bristol Revunions are the University of Bristol's sketch comedy society. We encourage people to get involved in performing and writing sketch comedy in a friendly, welcoming environment.  

Under normal circumstances we would hold free, weekly workshops in person in the SU but this year we will be doing something a bit different (don’t worry they will still be free and weekly). These are a really relaxed, fun way for everyone – regardless of any previous sketch-making experience – to get together, play a few silly games, and try to write some sketches. There’s really no pressure to perform and the focus is on enjoying yourself rather than being funny, have no fear!  


Historically we have put on over 20 shows a year in Bristol and we aim to do the same this year (albeit in a different format), so there are loads of opportunities to get involved. We also have a fortnightly show called ‘LaughBox’ which invites new and experienced stand-ups to try out new and different material or simply try stand-up for the first time! Whether you want to write, perform, learn how to tech, try stand-up or even try a bit of everything, we encourage people to take part in all aspects of producing a sketch show and/or create your own comedy! Every month we put on a ‘scratch night’ where we perform newly written sketches. Anyone and everyone can get involved with these, either by writing sketches or performing – or both, why not! 


As well as this we also put on shows in Leeds, Cambridge and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. You can read reviews for our 2019 shows here.   

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up to date with the latest news on upcoming workshops, events and shows. Message us on Facebook or email us at if you have any questions about us or the Bristol comedy scene. You could also try checking out our website here. We also hope to do some workshops and meet-ups in person if possible (socially distanced obvs) so everyone can get to know each other better! Come and say hello to us (sort-of) in person at our stall at the virtual Fresher’s Fair – we’d love to chat to you. See you in the new term! 



2020/21 Bristol Revunions Committee:

President - Cecilia Orr

Vice President & Workshop Rep - Lisa Arseneau

Secretary - Sarah Mahmood (Contact me if you're interested in joining!)

Treasurer - Jack Bercovici

Equality Officer - Eve Coleman

Social & Publicity Secretary - Millie Bloom

External Gigs & Digital Content - Jack Bercovici


Terms and conditions

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Membership Fee Inclusions


Prior to signing up to a Club or Society speak to the Committee to find out what your membership includes and if there are any further expenses throughout the year.


Service Standards


All Club or Society members can expect to receive:


  • The opportunity to attend regular meetings, events, activities, trips and socials as arranged.
  • The opportunity to stand for a committee position or vote in their elections (Bristol students only).
  • For Sports Club – to attend regular training sessions and have the opportunity to be selected for the teams.


Code of Conduct


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As part of Bristol SU's membership of British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS) Bristol SU may have to share data on to its sports clubs members so BUCS can, from time to time, communicate with these members. 


Data sharing (Societies members only)


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AIESEC Bristol, AMICUS Bristol, Anti-Slavery Society, Bristol Feminists, Bristol Friends of MSF, Bristol Marrow, Bristol Social Enterprise Society, Bristol Student Action for Refugees, Bristol University Amnesty International, Conservation Group, Bristol University Oxfam Group, Bristol University Sustainability Team, Bristol Volunteers for Development Abroad, Engineers Without Borders, Howard League for Penal Reform Student Society, International Affairs Society, Medsin Bristol, Model United Nations, and Vegetarian and Vegan Society.


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