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Nate Bargatze – Good Problem To Have

Feb 01, 2020 Knoxville Civic Auditorium

Hailing from Old Hickory, Tennessee, rising stand-up comedian Nate Bargatze is selling out shows across
America. On March 26 th , Nate’s first solo one hour Netflix special, “The Tennessee Kid,” will premiere
globally.
Nate followed in the showbiz footsteps of his dad, a former clown turned world class magician, who’s
influence is seen on Nate’s 2015 debut special ‘Full Time Magic’ and his debut album “Yelled at By a
Clown.” Nate’s half-hour Netflix Special “The Standups” premiered on July 4 th 2017 to rave reviews. In
addition to touring the country as a headliner, Nate toured in arenas with Chris Rock on his 2017 Total
Blackout Tour. He currently has a deal with 20 th Century Fox to develop his own TV show.
Nate’s comedy is both clean and relatable, evident in his six appearances on The Tonight Show Starring
Jimmy Fallon following four appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He appeared on Conan four
times, was a recurring guest on @midnight, and had his own Comedy Central Presents in 2011. Off-
screen, Nate was part of Jimmy Fallon's Clean Cut Comedy Tour, and has done live shows for the troops
in Iraq and Kuwait five times. He regularly performs at Bonnaroo, SXSW, Oddball Comedy Festival,
Sasquatch, Clusterfest, and the JFL Montreal Comedy Festival, where he’s received critical acclaim
multiple years in a row.
Nate was featured as one of Esquire's ‘Best New Comedians’ by Jim Gaffigan, one of Marc Maron's
‘Comedians to Watch’ in Rolling Stone, one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch” for 2015, and as #1 on
Vulture's ‘50 Comedians You Should Know’ in 2015. His debut one hour special, Full Time Magic,
premiered on Comedy Central that spring, followed by his debut album, “Yelled at by a Clown,” which
reached #1 on the iTunes Comedy Charts and remained on Billboard’s Top Ten Comedy Charts for
weeks.

Tickets on-sale: Friday, November 15 at 10:00am

NO Elevator access to the Balcony Level in the Auditorium

Ticket prices listed above are the per ticket price at the Knoxville Coliseum Box Office. These prices include all taxes, applicable fees, and service charges. Tickets can be purchased in person at the KCAC Box Office or through Ticketmaster. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster are subject to additional service charges. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster.com or by the Ticketmaster app.

Additional Information:
Walk-through metal detectors are now in place and operational at all entrances. Please allow extra time to enter the building. Be prepared to remove all items such as cell phones and keys from your pockets before passing through the metal detectors. We encourage you to bring only necessary items with you in order to reduce your time entering the building.

Hailing from Old Hickory, Tennessee, rising stand-up comedian Nate Bargatze is selling out shows across
America. On March 26 th , Nate’s first solo one hour Netflix special, “The Tennessee Kid,” will premiere
globally.
Nate followed in the showbiz footsteps of his dad, a former clown turned world class magician, who’s
influence is seen on Nate’s 2015 debut special ‘Full Time Magic’ and his debut album “Yelled at By a
Clown.” Nate’s half-hour Netflix Special “The Standups” premiered on July 4 th 2017 to rave reviews. In
addition to touring the country as a headliner, Nate toured in arenas with Chris Rock on his 2017 Total
Blackout Tour. He currently has a deal with 20 th Century Fox to develop his own TV show.
Nate’s comedy is both clean and relatable, evident in his six appearances on The Tonight Show Starring
Jimmy Fallon following four appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He appeared on Conan four
times, was a recurring guest on @midnight, and had his own Comedy Central Presents in 2011. Off-
screen, Nate was part of Jimmy Fallon's Clean Cut Comedy Tour, and has done live shows for the troops
in Iraq and Kuwait five times. He regularly performs at Bonnaroo, SXSW, Oddball Comedy Festival,
Sasquatch, Clusterfest, and the JFL Montreal Comedy Festival, where he’s received critical acclaim
multiple years in a row.
Nate was featured as one of Esquire's ‘Best New Comedians’ by Jim Gaffigan, one of Marc Maron's
‘Comedians to Watch’ in Rolling Stone, one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch” for 2015, and as #1 on
Vulture's ‘50 Comedians You Should Know’ in 2015. His debut one hour special, Full Time Magic,
premiered on Comedy Central that spring, followed by his debut album, “Yelled at by a Clown,” which
reached #1 on the iTunes Comedy Charts and remained on Billboard’s Top Ten Comedy Charts for
weeks.

Tickets on-sale: Friday, November 15 at 10:00am

NO Elevator access to the Balcony Level in the Auditorium

Ticket prices listed above are the per ticket price at the Knoxville Coliseum Box Office. These prices include all taxes, applicable fees, and service charges. Tickets can be purchased in person at the KCAC Box Office or through Ticketmaster. Tickets purchased through Ticketmaster are subject to additional service charges. Tickets are available through Ticketmaster.com or by the Ticketmaster app.

Additional Information:
Walk-through metal detectors are now in place and operational at all entrances. Please allow extra time to enter the building. Be prepared to remove all items such as cell phones and keys from your pockets before passing through the metal detectors. We encourage you to bring only necessary items with you in order to reduce your time entering the building.