Having achieved success on TV with the sitcom "Martin," and as host of the pay-cable comedy showcase "Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam," comedian Martin Lawrence takes to the concert stage for his first starring feature. Lawrence is a gifted performer, but his material suffers from an
adolescent attachment to crudely drawn sexual themes, particularly anal and oral sex, which are occasionally outrageous but rarely funny.
On the stage at New York's Brooklyn Academy of Music, Lawrence performs a feature-length monologue before a live audience. In the early sections, he touches on a wide range of topics, including racism, the LA riots of 1992, media coverage of same...