STEVENS POINT — Comedian, host, actor and Emmy Award-winning journalist Charlie Berens will bring his “Oh My Gosh Tour” to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point this fall.
Berens, creator of the popular “Manitowoc Minute” video series, will be on stage at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 in the Dreyfus University Center Laird Room, 1015 Reserve St., Stevens Point. The variety show is one-part “Manitowoc Minute,” one-part Charlie Berens and three-parts Craigslist.
Tickets are now on sale. A VIP ticket with a meet-and-greet after the show is $40. Adult tickets are $25 and UW-Stevens Point student tickets are $20. Additional service fees apply. All tickets are general admission seating.
You can purchase tickets at the University Information and Ticket office in the Dreyfus University Center concourse, at http://tickets.uwsp.edu or by calling 800-838-3378.
Born and raised in Elm Grove, Wisconsin, Berens studied journalism at UW-Madison. He covered the presidential election for MTV and has hosted, written and produced several comedy news programs, sketch comedy bits and entertainment shows. His “Co-Anchor Confidential” pitch was selected at the Just For Laughs Festival and sold to LOL, a network partnership between comedian Kevin Hart and Lionsgate, according to a UWSP news release.
Berens turned his experiences in comedy and journalism into the “Manitowoc Minute” video series, in which he plays a character with an over-the-top Wisconsin accent.
For more, visit http://manitowocminute.com/.
Photo courtesy UWSP.