2016 BONNAROO MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL SET FOR JUNE 9-12 IN MANCHESTER, TENNESSEE
BONNAROO COMEDY THEATER PRESENTED BY TBS UNVEILS 2016 LINEUP
WORLD FAMOUS COMEDY STAGE HOSTS STAR-STUDDED BILL INCLUDING
JUDD APATOW, ADAM DEVINE, PETE DAVIDSON, VANESSA BAYER, JOHN EARLY, ADAM RAY, ALICE WETTERLUND, BRIDGET EVERETT, PIFF THE MAGIC DRAGON, TOUCHPANTS, GODDAM COMEDY JAM, BETH STELLING, NATE BARGATZE, JOSH RABINOWITZ, MATTEO LANE, IAN ABRAMSON, SEAN PATTON, APARNA NANCHERLA, JAK NIGHT, AND MORE
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(MANCHESTER, TN) Superfly and A.C. Entertainment are proud to unveil the stunning lineup for the Bonnaroo Comedy Theater Presented by TBS at this year’s 2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, taking place June 9 – 12, as ever at Great Stage Park, the spectacular 700-acre farm and event space located just 60 miles south of Nashville in Manchester, Tennessee. Long hailed as one of the world renowned festival’s most unique attractions, the Bonnaroo Comedy Theater Presented by TBS will see a killer collection of comedic talents performing headline sets in an air-conditioned venue on in the heart of The Farm.
Bonnaroo’s famed Comedy Theater has featured more than 150 comedians over the past decade and has become an annual stop for both superstars and comics on the rise, including the likes of Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Marc Maron, Louis CK, Chris Rock, Margaret Cho, Conan O’Brien, Daniel Tosh, Hannibal Burress, Reggie Watts, the cast of Broad City, and many more. TBS comedians performing at the Comedy Theatre this year will be John Early from Search Party, Adam Ray from Separation Anxiety & Alice Wetterlund from People of Earth.
2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival Comedy Lineup
Piff the Magic Dragon
The Goddamn Comedy Jam
“As we continue to evolve the TBS brand, Bonnaroo is exactly where we need to be,” said Brett Weitz executive vice president of original programming for TBS. “This is just the start of building our relationship and creating incredible comedy experiences at this premiere festival.”
Bonnaroo will be sharing several special Facebook Live announcements from a select group of performing comedians today beginning at noon ET. Follow along https://www.facebook.com/bonnaroo.
The 2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival marks the event’s milestone 15th anniversary and as such, is being celebrated with more than 150 extraordinary musicians, bands, and comedians performing across its 12 unique stages. The lineup features a strikingly deep roster of talent that includes Pearl Jam, Dead & Company (2 sets), LCD Soundsystem, J. Cole, Ellie Goulding, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tame Impala (late night), Death Cab For Cutie, M83, Haim, Miguel, Chris Stapleton, Big Grams (Big Boi + Phantogram), Tyler the Creator, Lamb of God, Blood Orange, Kamasi Washington, Waxahatchee, Vince Staples and many more.
Held on a sprawling 700 acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is a four-day immersive experience, celebrating the best in live music entertainment from timeless legends to emerging artists in rock, hip hop, electronic, jazz and Americana. Since 2002, Bonnaroo has been a staple of the American music festival scene, bringing together hundreds of thousands of attendees in a one of a kind camping environment, to experience more than 125 artists and 20 comedians perform across 12 stages. Bonnaroo is the only large scale festival in the country that operates around the clock and features a variety of curated experiences including, a 24 hour cinema, comedy club, beer festival, theater performers, and more. Co-founded by Superfly and AC Entertainment, Bonnaroo is a once in a lifetime experience that happens every June.