Bo Burnham announced as Ferris homecoming comedian


The homecoming committee recently announced musical comedian Bo Burnham will headline the Homecoming Comedy Show at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 23, in Williams Auditorium.

The 24-year-old comedian got his start on YouTube at 16 and quickly rose to national fame. Burnham created and starred in the MTV series “Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous” and in 2013, released “Egghead,” a book of comedic poetry. He will soon release his third stand-up special.

More homecoming events:

  • Kickball tournament at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22 at Top Taggart Field
  • Bonfire at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 25 at South Campus Lot 61
  • Parade at noon on Saturday, Sept. 26 in downtown Big Rapids
  • Football game vs. Saginaw Valley at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26 at Top Taggart Field