Award-winning American comedian and star of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Demetri Martin is heading across the pond to the UK in April 2019 as part of his brand new tour – Wandering Mind. These three limited UK dates will see Demetri perform at The Lowry in Manchester (Tue 16th April) , Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham (Wed 17th April) and at the legendary London Palladium (Thurs 18th April).
Tickets for Demetri Martin: Wandering Mind go on general sale on Friday 26th October at 9am from www.axs.com/uk and www.ticketmaster.co.uk. Artist Presale begins on Wednesday 24th October at 9am and Ticketmaster and AXS presale begins on Thursday 25th October at 9am. For full listings information please see below.
A man of many talents, Demetri Martin is a stand-up comedian, artist, writer and director. He began doing stand-up comedy in New York City where he worked as a staff writer for talk show Late Night with Conan O’Brien. Demetri then became a regular performer on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
Demetri’s incredible comedic talent has earned him a number of high profile comedy awards. He won the Perrier Award at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2003 for his one-man show If I, and at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival in 2006 his show Dr. Earnest Parrot Presents Demetri Martin won Australia’s prestigious Barry Award.
Demetri has released three stand-up comedy albums and four hour-long stand-up comedy specials, including his latest special The Overthinker which was released on Netflix earlier this year.
In the US, Demetri created and starred in his own television series for Comedy Central called Important Things with Demetri Martin.
Also a successful author, his books, This Is a Book and Point Your Face at This, are both New York Times Bestsellers. His latest book, If It’s Not Funny It’s Art, was released in 2017 and features a collection of his original drawings. Demetri’s fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, Esquire, and The New York Times Magazine.
In 2017, Demetri wrote and directed his first feature film, Dean, which won the Founder’s Prize at the Tribeca Film Festival for Best Narrative American Feature Film.
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DEMETRI MARTIN – UK TOUR DATES 2019
Tuesday 16th April Manchester, The Lowry 0843 208 6000 www.thelowry.com
Wednesday, 17th April Birmingham, Alexandra Theatre 0844 871 7615 www.atgtickets.com
Thursday 18th April London, The London Palladium 020 7087 7755 www.lwtheatres.co.uk