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Carroll University welcomes comedian Bo Burnham

September 18, 2012

WAUKESHA, WIS.— Comedian Bo Burnham will perform at Carroll University on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at 9 p.m. in Shattuck Music Center, 218 N. East Ave. Doors open at 8 p.m. This event is open to the public.

Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the box office or online at

On Oct. 6, the box office and Will Call will open at 5 p.m.

Burnham, a YouTube sensation, was born on August 21, 1990, in Hamilton, Mass. At age three, he was already performing “Bo Shows” in his bedroom. In 2006, he started taping himself performing original songs in his bedroom and posting them on YouTube for his brother to watch at college. The videos were picked up by the humor site Burnham appeared on the Comedy Central special “The World Stands Up” and signed a four-record deal with the cable network. His first record, “Bo Fo Sho,” was released in 2008. In 2009, at age 18, Burnham was the youngest comedian to ever perform on Comedy Central Presents.

For more information about the performance, contact Elizabeth Brzeski at


Contact: Jess Owens 262-951-3104

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