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 world’s greatest living stand-up” (Times).
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 4