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Scientist-Turned-Comedian Tim Lee Reviews

Atlas Performing Arts Center (Washington, DC)

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Scientist-Turned-Comedian Tim Lee
143 ratings
4.0 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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25 reviews
8 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
1 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.
40 events
16 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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7 events
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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52 events
37 reviews
47 stars
attended Jan 25 2014

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

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Eve Chauchard Red Velvet
31 events
14 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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11 reviews
14 stars
attended Jan 05 2013

The warm up acts were better than the headliner

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2 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 08 2016

We could not find a place to park. There are no commercial parking lots around the theater ...we missed the show and lost two tickets.

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43 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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30 reviews
39 stars
attended Feb 01 2015

Perfect for audience of nerds and rocket scientists...timed for the Super Bowl!

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22 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 25 2014

not that funny unfortunately

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22 reviews
3 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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20 reviews
12 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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Kcin Andrex
45 events
17 reviews
12 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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55 events
16 reviews
12 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
23 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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19 events
8 reviews
5 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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Oscelyn
22 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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7 reviews
3 stars
attended Jan 09 2016

The venue is in a part of DC that is in "transition". No covered parking that I could find near the theater. I would think twice before returning to this theater. The warm-up acts were pretty weak, but Tim provided some laughs.

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