- Show Type: Stand Up
- Restrictions: 16 & over
- Two items minimum
VIP Package tickets include priority seating for the show with complimentary strawberries & champagne. You must be checked in at least a half hour before the showtime for priority seating. Seating is only held until a half hour before the show.
Hank Denson, an Atlanta based comedian, has been making a name for himself on the comedy circuit
for the past 12 years. He’s a friend to your favorite comedian, having opened up for Jamie Foxx, Cedric
the Entertainer, Amy Schumer, Caroline Rhea, and George Wallace. Hank is a regular guest host on the
NBC daytime show Atlanta and Company - and has appeared in Barbershop 3, and the Tupac biopic All
Eyes on Me.
It was a random yet honest moment in 2016 that led to Denson becoming an internet sensation. After
volunteering as a chaperone during his son’s field trip, a mentally tortured Denson recorded an amusing
commentary about his day at the Georgia Aquarium with a group of six-year-old kids. His summation:
PAY TEACHERS MORE MONEY! He confessed that after one day with these six-year-olds, he was
completely drained and the heroes that do the work everyday, teachers, should be payed more.
“Summer school should come with a PSA, ‘Make Your Kid Take a Shower.’ It’s hard to teach in the funk!”
After receiving widespread support, and over 8 million views for his #payteachersmoremoney
movement, Denson has hit the road performing exclusively for teachers, and even put the call out that if
any teacher had a hard day, he would buy them a round of drinks. Denson, who rarely drinks, jokes,
“People ask me, ‘Why pay teachers more money?’ I tell them, you go volunteer at your local school…
you will need a Hennessy and Coke!”