DEMETRI MARTIN ANNOUNCES UK SHOW
WEDNESDAY 10TH AUGUST – US comedian Demetri Martin has today announced that he will be heading to the UK to perform a very special one-off show at London’s Leicester Sq Theatre on Saturday 15th October, tickets available from www.livenation.co.uk
Demetri Martin has performed in most of the English-speaking countries in the world and has won trophies for comedy in America, Scotland and Australia. Martin was a staff writer for “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” and has appeared on a lot of late-night television shows. He made a stand-up CD/DVD, “These Are Jokes” and his “Trendspotting with Demetri Martin” was a featured segment on the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” Martin was featured in his own one-hour stand-up special for Comedy Central, “Demetri Martin. Person.” (which was also released on DVD). His show, “Important Things with Demetri Martin” — a fusion of original sketch and stand-up — ran for two seasons on Comedy Central.
Recently, Martin starred in the Ang Lee film, “Taking Woodstock” and is writing scripts for several major motion pictures.
SATURDAY 15 LEICESTER SQUARE THEATRE, LONDON
Tickets go onsale 9am on Friday 12th August priced at £19.50 (subject to booking fee) and are available from www.livenation.co.uk