Stewart Lee: Content Provider. Stewart Lee.

Stewart Lee: Content Provider

BBC Two stand-up from Stewart Lee. 1 episode in 2018. Stars Stewart Lee and Alan Moore.

Stewart Lee: Content Provider. Stewart Lee.

Stewart Lee: Content Provider

Stand-up comedy special from Stewart Lee

Genre
Stand-Up
Broadcast
2018
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
1
Starring
Stewart Lee and Alan Moore
Writer
Stewart Lee
Director
Tim Kirkby
Producer
Richard Webb

Content Provider is the most critically acclaimed show to date from the most consistently critically acclaimed stand-up of the century, and the BBC have chosen to administer it to you, like a foul-tasting medicine which you deserve to swallow.

How do you write a one-size-fits-all stand-up comedy show to tour around divided Brexit Britain? Stewart Lee found himself having to do exactly that, as he dragged his resilient Content Provider show around the dis-united kingdom for 18 months and 214 dates in the wake of the referendum.

Captured in the majestic Victorian stucco environs of The Palace Theatre in Leave-voting Southend-On-Sea, Content Provider sees the country's most consistently critically acclaimed stand-up at the zenith of his powers and the peak of physical collapse, on a stage strewn with obsolete physical media, as he attempts to understand his place in a digital dystopia.

Production Details

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 28th July 2018 on BBC Two at 10:45pm
Episode length
120 minutes
Last repeat
Saturday 29th December 2018 at 11:55pm

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