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18 & over
Two drink minimum per person
Description: 7 great headliners for only $7admission! With NATE BARGATZE, RYAN BUDDS, ED REGINE, MARCELLA ARGUELLO, JOE MACHADO and RON LAMPRECHT
Nate Bargatze: Nate Bargatze is a comedian, born and raised in Old Hickory,TN. He grew up watching his Father who is a world class magician and decided to follow his footsteps in the entertainment business. Since he made his television debut on CMT Comedy Stage in 2007, he has had two appearances on Late Night with Conan O'Brien, performed on Comedy Central’s Live at Gotham, and at the 2008 Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival in the ‘New Faces’ category receiving critical acclaim in the Hollywood Reporter. Nate wrote for the Video Game Awards as well. Nate recently returned from his second tour in Iraq performing for the troops in Baghdad. He continues to keep the momentum going working every night in New York City comedy clubs when he is not on the road. Just recently Nate filmed his first Comedy Central Presents special which will air in 2011. Also was recently crowned 2010's New York's Funniest Comedian at The New York Comedy Festival
Ryan Budds: Ryan Budds is a south suburban Chicago native who brings a package of wit, energy, and spontaneity on stage. Crafted jokes, stemming from life in his 20s, pull audiences in and keep them laughing at clubs and colleges all over the country.
Ryan busted into comedy by winning the "Open for Dennis Miller" comedy contest sponsored by The Loop 97.9 in Chicago. He performs frequently at the World Famous Improv in Chicago and has worked with many noteable comedians including Zach Galifianakis, Christopher Titus, Greg Behrendt, and Bobcat Goldthwait, just to name a few.
Most recently, Ryan was featured on WGN Morning News in Chicago as a finalist in a contest hosted by Zanies. He was invited to the Iowa Comedy Festival as part of Best of the Midwest. Along with playing the Congress Theater, he was also featured in Time Out Chicago's Joke of the Week section.