Stand-up comedian Demetri Martin performs on campus

contact: Tonya Durlach
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KALAMAZOO--Stand-up comedian Demetri Martin will be at Western Michigan University's Miller Auditorium for a single show at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 10.

Martin is best known for his Comedy Central show, "Important Things with Demetri Martin." He released a stand-up CD/DVD, "These are Jokes," which was released by Comedy Central Records in 2006, and his "Trendspotting with Demetri Martin" has been a featured segment on the Emmy and Peabody award-winning "The Daily Show" with Jon Stewart since 2005. Martin also starred in the Ang Lee comedy-drama film, "Taking Woodstock," and recently released his first book, "This is a Book."


Demetri Martin at Miller Auditorium is organized by the WMU Campus Activities Board. Tickets are on sale now to all WMU students for a discounted price of $8 to $12. Student tickets require a valid ID and must be purchased in person at the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office.

Tickets go on sale to the general public Wednesday, Feb. 8, and range from $16 to $20. They can be purchased by calling (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858, online at, or by visiting the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office.

For more information, visit the Campus Activities Board online or contact WMU's Student Activities and Leadership Programs office at (269) 387-2118.