Tue 29th Oct 2019 - Sat 25th Jan 2020, 8:45pm

Stewart Lee: Snowflake/Tornado

David Johnson & John Mackay in association with Debi Allen/Curtis Brown present: Stewart Lee: Snowflake/Tornado.


Double-bill of two new 60 minute sets, back to back nightly from 'the worlds greatest living stand-up' (Times).

Tornado questions Stews 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 Stews worth in a society demolishing the liberal values he has been keen to espouse in a fairy-tale landscape of winter wonder.

***** 'Theres no-one else to touch him', Mark Wareham, Mail On Sunday

***** 'Lee remains one of the best stand-ups in the country' Metro

'The worlds 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 Lees sense of humour.' Frankie Boyle, BBC2

The opposite of what really good comedy should be' Toby Young, Radio 4.

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