OhMyGosh: Manitowoc Minute’s Charlie Berens coming to campus

Comedian, host, actor and Emmy-winning journalist Charlie Berens will perform at UW-La Crosse Friday, Feb. 16.

Comedian will “Keep ‘er movin’” Friday, Feb. 16

Comedian, host, actor and Emmy-winning journalist Charlie Berens is coming to UW-La Crosse. Berens, the creator and star of the viral video series, “The Manitowoc Minute,” continues his popularity among Wisconsinites. In just six months he transformed the viral video series into an hour-long variety show, selling out venues — sometimes within minutes.

“Manitowoc Minute’s Charlie Berens: Keep ‘er Movin’” is set for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at The Bluffs, UWL Student Union, 521 East Ave. N.

Born and raised in Milwaukee, Berens’ career extends beyond the “Manitowoc Minute.” From creating content for “Funny or Die,” “TBS Digital” and “Fox Sports 1,” to hosting shows for Fox, CBS Sports Network and Variety, Berens’ has been adapting to the rapidly changing media landscape.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 22. VIP Meet & Greet tickets are $40, general admission is $25, and college student general admission is $20. VIP Meet & Greet tickets are limited to 100 and include the best seats in the house with a post-show meet and greet with Berens. Get tickets at: http://bit.ly/CharlieBerensUWLAX.

The performance is presented by High Gear Promotions LLC and co-sponsored by the UWL Campus Activities Board.

 

If you go—

Who: Charlie Berens 

What: Manitowoc Minute’s Charlie Berens: Keep ‘er Movin’

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16

Where: The Bluffs, UW-La Crosse Student Union, 521 East Ave. N.           

Admission: VIP Meet & Greet is $40, general admission is $25, and college student general admission is $20. Get tickets at: http://bit.ly/CharlieBerensUWLAX starting at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 22