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OMG Comedy: Hank Denson Headlines

September 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm


Jess Miller Comedy Shows proudly presents The “OMG! It’s Only Wednesday? Comedy Show on Wednesday, Sept 12, 2018 at the Wherehouse in Holyoke with Headliner Hank Denson.  Featuring Reece Cotton and Eryca Nolan.  Hosted by Jess Miller.

This month’s show gives back to all of the teachers who work hard with our kids throughout the year.  Bring in new school supplies and receive $10 off General Admission.  Promo Code: BACK2SCHOOL

To use the discount: order tickets online then bring your donation to the show.  Check in at will call with your donation (must have at least one new item per ticket to receive the discount).  Items will be donated to local schools/teachers in Western Mass.  For your convenience, we have included a list of school supplies that teachers need at the bottom of this page).

Hank Denson Headlines The "OMG! It's Only Wednesday?" Comedy Show at the Wherehouse in Holyoke on Sept 12, 2018

Hank Denson Headlines The “OMG! It’s Only Wednesday?” Comedy Show at the Wherehouse in Holyoke on Sept 12, 2018

Doors open at 6 pm.  Show at 7:30.  Buffet style dinner sold separately ($15 pp).  Tickets are available online only or pay cash at the door.

Hank Denson, an Atlanta based Comedian, has been making a name for himself on the comedy circuit for the past 10 years. He’s a friend to your favorite comedian, having opened up for Jamie Foxx, Cedric the Entertainer, Amy Schumer and Rodney Perry. Hank appeared in Barbershop 3 and has a role in the upcoming Tupac biopic, All Eyes on Me.  Portion of the Show proceeds will be donated to supporting teachers.

It was a random yet honest moment, however, 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!” jokes Hank.

After receiving widespread support and 5.8 million views and counting for his #payteachersmoremoney movement, Denson not only recorded follow up posts but hit the road performing exclusively for teachers, and even put the call out that if any teacher have 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!” #payteachersmoremoney

Featuring Reece Cotton & Eryca Nolan.  Hosted by Jess Miller


  • white board markers
  • highlighters
  • pens
  • pencils (No 2)
  • colored pencils
  • copy paper
  • glue sticks
  • markers
  • crayons
  • tape
  • post-its
  • tissues (kleenex)
  • hand soap
  • hand sanitizer
  • erasers
  • lined paper
  • notebooks
  • construction paper
  • art supplies
  • chemical free cleaning wipes
  • books
  • safety scissors
  • red pens
  • sharpies
  • composition books


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The Wherehouse?
109 Lyman St
Holyoke, MA 01040 United States
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