Smoke and Mirrors Bristol: What's on this week

Smoke and Mirrors Bristol: What's on this week

Posted on: 21 Aug 2017

Smoke and Mirrors is right in the city centre, perfectly located for pre-theatre drinks, as well as being the main event for your night out. They even offer a 10% discout on pre-theatre drinks if you show your ticket to a gig at the Hippodrome, Colston Hall or O2! Smoke and Mirrors is open six days a week, and serves food from 16.00 - 00.00. You can visit from 16:00 - 12:00am on Sunday to Tuesday and from 15.00 - 12.00am on Wednesday to Saturday. There are special events several times every week, so keep checking back to find out what's new. Here's what's going on this week at Smoke & Mirrors, plus a few dates to get planning your autumn nights out. 

Smoke and Mirrors Theatre Pub in Bristol
On Monday 21st August we start off with our Bunch of Japes Stand Up Comedy Night. Tonight’s headliner is the awesome Phil Chapman. He will be joined by a host of local talent from 8pm and tickets are still only £3.50 if bought in advance! You can book tickets here


On Wednesday 23rd August we have another fantastic FREE Event with the Bristol Skeptics joining us for their Skeptics in the Pub Event. This Wednesday’s subject is on how data is now influencing many aspects of daily life, from tailoring your internet experience to the managing of traffic flows on smart motorways. They have guest speaker Bobby Stuilfznad joining them for a talk and then a Q&A. You can find more details here


On Friday 25th August we have Close-up Magic at your table with Marco Long, and live music from Billy Driscoll performing acoustic covers. Described as "outlandish and upbeat" you won't want to miss Billy's husky, raw covers of popular songs. 


On Saturday 26th August we have House Magicians Mark Bennett & Richard Newman performing their amazing Comedy & Magic Show. This two hour event is sandwiched between Live Magic in the Bar area and followed by live Music with one of our talent House Musicians. Book tickets here.


If you would like to book a table in the bar for either Friday or Saturday night then please e-mail Syd. All reservations will receive 2-4-1 Cocktails all night, 10% off their Drinks and Food bills plus one of our House Magicians will come and visit them and show them some Close-up Magic at their table. Reserve your table here.


Here are some upcoming dates for your diaries:

31st Aug - Brizzle Boiz Drag King Show  
16th Sept - Guest Magicians Chris Cook Comedy & Magic Show
21st Sept - Bristol Burlesque Festival Opening Night
23rd Sept - Comedy & Magic Family Show
28th Sept - Stand Up Comedy - Simon Caine Tour 

Book tickets here. 

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Article by:

Sarah Starling

Sarah is a writer and blogger, as well as running workshops and teaching. Her passions are food and travel, and you can follow her on Instagram at YesStarling and find her website at .