Apr 30 2016
Cedric the Entertainer | Live Comedy Special Filming

Cedric the Entertainer | Live Comedy Special Filming

at Ryman Auditorium

Best known for his many crowd-pleasing performances in such hit films as BARBERSHOP, BE COOL, MADAGASCAR, INTOLERABLE CRUELTY &, JOHNSON FAMILY VACATION, Cedric the Entertainer is a multi-talented funny-man who is even better live. While filming for an upcoming comedy special and trying out new material, Cedric is thrilled to announce a night audiences will never forget on Saturday, April 30 at Ryman Auditorium.

When not stacking up big screen credits, former THE ORIGINAL KINGS OF COMEDY star, Cedric the Entertainer is executive producer and star of hit comedy series THE SOUL MAN on TV Land which is now celebrating its third season. Cedric also stars in the buzzed about new reality series, CEDRIC’S BARBER BATTLE, which debuted on THE CW. Now helming his own production company, A BIRD AND A BEAR ENTERTAINMENT, Cedric also develops and produces feature films.

Cedric has been the recipient of THE AFTRA AWARD OF EXCELLENCE IN TELEVISION PROGRAMMING for his Fox Television series “CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER PRESENTS…”; a record-breaking (4) consecutive NAACP Image Awards for “Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series” for his role on “The Steve Harvey Show,” and THE RICHARD PRYOR COMIC OF THE YEAR AWARD from Black Entertainment Television for his ground-breaking work as host of Def Comedy Jam and BET’s Comic View (1994-95).

Admission Info


Tickets On Sale Friday, February 19 at 10:00am

The password for this presale offer is COMEDY. It will need to be entered in the promotion window on the ticket purchasing page. Offer valid Thursday, February 18 from 10:00am to 10:00pm.

Dates & Times

2016/04/30 - 2016/04/30

Location Info

Ryman Auditorium

116 Fifth Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37219

Parking Info

Valet parking is available at the Ryman for most shows (excluding Opry at the Ryman) provided by Nissan.  To utilize the valet parking please enter the Ryman drive from Fifth Avenue and pull up the valet stand. Cost of parking is $20.00 per car. If you drive a Nissan, valet parking is free. Please note that the valet will be open until approximately one hour after the show ends.

There are also many paid parking lots and street meters in the area around the Ryman.  For further parking information please visit Park It! Downtown.

Accessibility Info

To purchase accessibility seating for any Ryman show, please call (615) 889-3060.

Service animals are welcome in Ryman Auditorium. Service animals must be wearing proper identification [i.e. red vest] and/or individuals must have proof of certification or a license for the service animal. The ADA defines a service animal as any guide dog, signal dog, or other animal individually trained to provide assistance to an individual with a disability.