Comedian stops by Center Stage for his Let's Get Awkward Tour
By Olivia CathcartMonday October 30, 2017 09:01 pm EDT
Demetri Martin visits Center Stage on Nov. 3. | AP/Victoria Will
Demetri Martin can do a lot of damage with very few words (or no words at all). The clever-as-all-hell comedian weaves some of the best one-liner jokes on stage and on the page with his penchant for bits carried out via delightfully minimalist illustrations. Martin mixed his stand-up with sketch on his show “Important Things with Demetri Martin” on Comedy Central where he also spent time as a performer on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.” Martin has released two New York Times best-selling books with a third on the way, and stars in the upcoming film Dean, which Martin also wrote and directed. Martin hits Atlanta this weekend as part of his Let’s Get Awkward Tour.
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