RODNEY CARRINGTON ADDS SECOND WILD WEST COMEDY FESTIVAL SHOW
Chelsea Handler and Seth Meyers added, tickets on sale Friday
(Nashville, TN)—April 9, 2014—Comedy superstar Rodney Carrington is adding a second show at Wild West Comedy Festival, presented by Bud Light and in association with Netflix. In addition to his previously announced show, Carrington will perform Sunday, May 18 at 5:00 P.M. CT at Tennessee Performing Arts Center, Jackson Theatre.
The festival continues to build on an already incredible lineup. Chelsea Handler and Seth Meyers have also been added to the festival lineup. Tickets to all three shows will be available Friday, April 11 at 10 A.M. CT at http://wildwestcomedyfestival.com/. Citi cardmembers get advance access through an exclusive Citi cardmember presale beginning Wednesday, April 9 at 10 A.M. CT. For more details visit www.citiprivatepass.com.
Carrington is a multitalented comedian, actor and writer who has recorded eight major record label comedy albums selling over 3 million copies. His album Greatest Hits has been certified Platinum while Morning Wood is certified Gold. Carrington’s ABC sitcom “Rodney” ran for two seasons on ABC and he also co-wrote and co-starred with Toby Keith in the feature film Beer for my Horses. Carrington has presented at the American Country Awards and hosted the 2011 American Country New Year’s Eve Live show on Fox. He regularly performs to sold out crowds across the U.S. and Canada.
Festival VIP Packages are on sale now. Not only do VIP Packages guarantee VIP holders the best seats in the house at some of Nashville’s most iconic venues, they offer the opportunity to create a customized festival experience. VIPs choose a package that fits their needs, from as few as three shows to as many as seven shows. For the truly adventurous, the Bud Light “Up For Whatever” VIP Package grants the VIP entry to every show, every event, every VIP experience, and much, much more throughout the festival. Purchase VIP packages exclusively through the festival website: http://wildwestcomedyfestival.com/
The first annual Wild West Comedy Festival, May 14th to 18th in Nashville, features some of the funniest and most talented performers in the world, including Aziz Ansari, Chelsea Handler, Seth Meyers, Bill Burr, The Lonely Island, Demetri Martin, Rodney Carrington, Dennis Miller, Eugene Mirman, Daniel Kitson, The Impractical Jokers, Chris Hardwick, Billy Gardell, Aisha Tyler, Marc Maron, BJ Novak, Vince Vaughn and more.
Wild West Comedy Festival will continue to announce more additions to the lineup, check back frequently for more information and a complete list of artists and shows on festival website: http://wildwestcomedyfestival.com/
About Wild West Productions
Wild West Productions is an American film, television and entertainment production company founded in 2005 by leading actor, writer and producer Vince Vaughn. Under Vaughn’s leadership, the company has produced a string of hit movies, including Couples Retreat, Four Christmases, and The Break-Up. Wild West also produces television shows, including the hit comedy series Sullivan & Son, now entering its 3rd season on TBS; and documentaries including Art of Conflict: The Murals of Northern Ireland, and Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy: 30 Days & 30 Nights, Hollywood to the Heartland.
About Outback Concerts
Outback Concerts is an independent, full-service concert and comedy promoter based in Nashville, TN. In addition to producing hundreds of concerts and events every year, ranging from clubs to stadiums, the company also co-produces the Southern Ground Music & Food Festival in Nashville, TN and Charleston, SC; and the Blue Ridge Music Festival in Salem, VA. Outback Concerts has received numerous awards including the Academy of Country Music’s Promoter of the Year, IEBA’s concert promoter of the year, talent buyer of the year, entertainment buyer of the year, and festival buyer of the year. Outback Concerts President Mike Smardak was a 2011 inductee of the IEBA Hall of Fame.
About Bud Light
Introduced in 1982, Bud Light is a premium light lager with a superior drinkability that has made it the best-selling and most popular beer in the United States. Bud Light is brewed using a blend of premium aroma hop varieties, both American-grown and imported, and a combination of barley malts and rice. The light-bodied beer features a fresh, clean and subtle hop aroma, delicate malt sweetness and a crisp finish that delivers the ultimate refreshment. For more information, visit www.BudLight.com.
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