Simon Caine: Every Room Is A Panic Room If You Overthink Enough
The Lemon Tree
5 West North Street
Third solo show from Simon Caine, which explores our relationship with happiness and social media.
You never realize how lonely you are until the wifi connection goes down. Living through a screen is how Simon avoids his adult responsibilities and human connections. This is a show about memories, living through your phone and the nature of happiness.
About the performer
Simon Caine has been performing stand up for over 8 years. He’s done over 1,200 gigs and has done 2 Edinburgh Fringe solo shows (full runs) as well as 2 subsequent national tours. This will be his third solo show.
Here’s a list of awards he’s come close to winning: finalist in the Laughing Horse New Act (2014), Reading New Act Competition (2012), You Must Be Joking (2011) as well as a two-time finalist at the London Comedy Store Gong Show.
Quotes from industry / comedians / writers -
“You’re a more authentic John Oliver” - comedian Doug Stanhope
“That was awesome. I liked it… I don’t know why. But it was great. I’ll have you back” – Mike Manera (Piccadilly Comedy Club)
“What you’re doing is great… the problem is nobody understands it.” – Iain Coyle (Dave TV Comedy Commissioner)
“This is one of the few comedians to make me howl with laughter this year…” – comedian Adam Bloom