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Stewart Lee: Snowflake / Tornado

 Fri 19th Jun 2020    £26.50
 Derby Theatre Theatre Walk, Derby DE1 2NG

Double-bill of two new 60-ish minute sets, back to back nightly from “the world’s greatest living stand-up” (Times).

Stewart Lee: Snowflake / Tornado

Tornado questions Stew’s position in the comedy marketplace after Netflix mistakenly lists his show as “reports of sharks falling from the skies are on the rise again. Nobody on the Eastern Seaboard is safe.”

Snowflake questions Stew’s worth in a society demolishing the liberal values he has been keen to espouse in a fairy-tale landscape of winter wonder. 

“There’s no-one else to touch him,”  Mark Wareham, Mail On Sunday ★★★★★ 

“Lee remains one of the best stand-ups in the country”  ★★★★★ Metro

“The world’s best living stand-up comedian”  Dominic Maxwell, The Times

“He makes stand-up almost a moral pursuit, … that makes the usual (and more popular) stand-ups seem crude and obvious.”  Alan Bennet, London Review Of Books.  

“Proper, vicious prejudice - a self-proclaimed inhabitant of the moral high ground”  Sarah Vine, Daily Mail

“A pot-bellied Bernard Manning for snowflakes”  Tony Parsons, The Sun

 “If I could bring one extinct thing back to life it would be Stewart Lee’s sense of humour.” Frankie Boyle, BBC2

“The opposite of what really good comedy should be”  Toby Young, Radio

Info

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 19th Jun 2020  

 £26.50

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Derby Theatre, Theatre Walk, Derby DE1 2NG, UK