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Scientist-Turned-Comedian Tim Lee Reviews

Atlas Performing Arts Center (Washington, DC)

Reviews & Ratings

118 ratings
4.1 average rating
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7 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Jan 07 2012

Tim Lee is a genius - hilarious with his low-key, straight-man delivery. Was so tickled by the information he provided at the beginning, to help us understand the show, which of course no one actually needed. The Power Point slides for which he is...continued

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22 reviews
14 stars
attended Jan 07 2012

Tim Lee is a very funny guy, and his comedy routine is refreshingly different. The use of science charts that morph into joke charts was hilarious. Some of his observations were very wry and very on-point. My husband and I took our 14-year-old...continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 25 2011

Tim was great and very funny! I really loved how he used his science background in his material.

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Monica Y.
39 events
15 reviews
2 stars
attended May 25 2011

Tim Lee is funny in a very intelligent sort of manner and has a reserved sort of humor. We had a great time!

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3 reviews
4 stars
attended May 25 2011

Tim has a fun and unique show. Wished he'd have been onstage longer.

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34 reviews
38 stars
attended Jan 25 2014

Tim Lee's "scientific" graphing of life's uncomfortable moments are innovative and very funny.

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11 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 05 2013

The warm up acts were better than the headliner

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Oscelyn Red Velvet
21 events
8 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 31 2015

Easy will call pick up, great seats. Open seating in section you paid for. Beautiful auditorium. Atlas use to be a movie theater that I went to every weekend as a child. They've remodeled it beautifully into a theater for live performances. The...continued

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Eve Chauchard Red Velvet
15 events
7 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 30 2015

The three performers were very good (specially the first one and Tim Lee) and we laughed a lot. Good clean humor suitable for every age or audience. As a scientist, I really loved the scientific component of this show. I would come back to hear...continued

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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 05 2013

Very funny show. Just as advertised. My 13 year old budding scientist daughter loved it.

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1 review
0 stars
attended Jan 31 2015

Enjoyable show. Great venue and good performers. The opening act was a great surprise (didn't catch his name) and Tim Lee was really very funny. His comments on the state of the H street streetcar project were dead-on and hilarious.

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41 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 01 2015

The show was fast paced and funny!
Using social media for contests requires wifi access. Their wifi didn't work at the end of the show.

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18 reviews
9 stars
attended Jan 25 2014

It's a rare pleasure when I can spend 90 minutes laughing at humor which is both intelligent and not "blue". Tim is a very funny guy and I plan on watching for him to return to this area again (hopefully soon).

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17 reviews
0 stars
attended Jan 25 2014

not that funny unfortunately

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16 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 05 2013

We had a blast! Tim Lee's "seminars" were fun and funny. Hope to see him perform again soon. However, I was not impressed by the feature comedian. Some of his "jokes" were cringe-inducing.

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13 reviews
8 stars
attended Jan 04 2013

very funny guy, especially when he speaks to his scientific overheads, the lead-in comedians were good too. a pretty sophisticated audience, probably more than your average audience.

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Alice
21 events
10 reviews
8 stars
attended Jan 04 2013

Personally, I found his comedy to be pretty refreshing, as stuff like this is quite up my alley. I don't think you really have to recognize the scientific concepts to understand his humor (you'll probably laugh anyway), but for the ones that I did...continued

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Kcin Andrex
27 events
9 reviews
9 stars
attended Jan 06 2012

Tim Lee gives a funny performance without all the filthy language that other comedians can't resist. He is funny and provides a different approach to humor using science as a basis. Loved it!

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8 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 24 2014

Boring!! Tedious. This "comedian" has the perfect cure for insomnia - his routine. Save your money and go watch weeds grow. That would be funnier and more stimulating.

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6 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 31 2015

Missed almost all of the first performer because the line at Will Call was sooo long! Second performer was fair and Tim Lee was Really Great! Glad we went.

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