Ron White

Jul 20 - The Chelsea

Show Details

  • July 20, 2024 | The Chelsea

  • Doors open at 7PM | Show at 8PM

  • Ticket prices start at $69.50

  • All-ages show

  • No refunds or exchanges

White is a renowned comedian affectionately known as “Tater Salad” who catapulted into the limelight as the cigar-wielding, scotch-savoring humorist who stole the spotlight during his debut on the Blue Collar Comedy Tour. His trajectory has evolved into an extraordinary journey – one where he has risen to chart-topping GRAMMY Award-nominated comic and a captivating feature film actor.

At his core, White remains an exemplar of timeless storytelling. His narratives weave the fabric of his existence, spanning from his upbringing in a Texan hamlet to the recollections of his everyday encounters, ultimately culminating in his ascension as one of America’s most celebrated comedians. The unrivaled resonance of his humor is evident in the fact that all four of his comedy albums not only scaled the Billboard Comedy Charts, but also claimed the coveted No. 1 position.

The echoes of his comedic prowess started resonating in 1986 when White embarked on his comedy journey, rapidly establishing himself as an opening act for comedic legends like Sam Kinison and Jeff Foxworthy. As his brilliance matured, he seized the stage as a headliner in comedy clubs, leading to an invitation in 2000 that would define an era: to join the ranks of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour alongside Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall and Larry the Cable Guy. For over three years, this ensemble embarked on a triumphant odyssey, captivating audiences across 270 cities and amassing more than $35 million in ticket sales. The crowning glory was the cinematic rendition, “Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie,” which premiered as the most-watched Comedy Central film, leaving an indelible mark on popular culture.

In 2003, White released his breakthrough comedy opus, “Drunk In Public,” which was soon followed by his inaugural one-hour television special, aptly titled “They Call Me Tater Salad.” This comedic masterpiece not only shattered viewership records but also solidified its place in history as Comedy Central’s most-watched Sunday program. Subsequently, the evolution continued with “You Can’t Fix Stupid,” which commanded an audience of 4.5 million viewers, rendering it the third most-watched show in Comedy Central’s history. The accompanying CD soared to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Comedy Charts and initiated White’s journey to GRAMMY recognition.

Diversifying his creative output, White penned his debut literary endeavor, “Ron ‘Tater Salad’ White: I Had the Right to Remain Silent…But I Didn’t Have the Ability,” swiftly ascending to the New York Times “Best Seller List.” His contributions aren’t confined to comedy alone; the world sees his remarkable generosity as he has championed the U.S. military troops for more than two decades, founding the cherished annual charity event “Ron White’s Comedy Salute to the Troops.” This heart-warming endeavor funneled proceeds to the Armed Forces Foundation, a testament to White’s unwavering dedication.

Transitioning seamlessly into the realm of cinema, White gave unforgettable performances in films like “Horrible Bosses,” “Sex and the City 2,” and the acclaimed “Jayne Mansfield’s Car,” in which his charismatic presence emanated. Moreover, his role as a co-executive producer in the lauded documentary “Bridegroom” showcased his commitment to meaningful storytelling that resonates beyond laughter. His resolute commitment to the craft brought him to the small screen, as he embarked on a remarkable journey in Cameron Crowe’s SHOWTIME series “Roadies,” delivering a standout portrayal that resonated with both audiences and critics alike.

In a symphony of achievements, White’s trajectory from humble beginnings to the echelons of comedy and entertainment is nothing short of awe-inspiring. His narratives have not only tickled the world’s funny bone, but also have etched a profound legacy that transcends stages, screens and generations.

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