Following his successful 5 week run in New York this summer, award-winning British comedian, Simon Amstell, brings his critically acclaimed new show, Numb, to San Francisco for two shows only! With his first TV special, Do Nothing, premiering on BBC America on October 6, his hit BBC TV series Grandma’s House, and his critically-acclaimed, international Numb theater tour, no one is more successful at being awkward than Simon Amstell. Skewering his insecurities with a sharp wit and hopeful optimism, Amstell confronts the anxieties of modern life that have left him Numb.
“The British comic Simon Amstell has a gift for taking a social norm and gently mocking it until is seems utterly ridiculous.” – The New York Times
“Fast and Funny in Mind and Mouth” – Eddie Izzard
“Will Amstell just take the “most popular comedy export” crown from Russell Brand already?” – PopMatters.com
“Intelligent, Self-Aware and Bitingly Funny” – The Observer, UK
“His introspections, charmingly delivered, make for a brilliant and uproarious hour.” – OUT Magazine