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Comedian and actor Larry the Cable Guy presenting two shows at McCain on Sept. 14

Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014



MANHATTAN — It's twice the fun as Larry the Cable Guy comes to Kansas State University for two shows as part of the McCain Performance Series. Larry, with special guest Reno Collier, will perform at 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, in McCain Auditorium.

A multiplatinum recording artist, Grammy nominee and Billboard Award winner, Larry the Cable Guy has his own line of merchandise and sells out theatres and arenas across the United States. He also has his own charity, the Git-R-Done Foundation, which is highly dedicated to supporting organizations that help children and veterans.

A former radio personality, Larry the Cable Guy's comedy became popular with the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, featuring Jeff Foxworthy and Bill Engvall. The tour's success led to the "Blue Collar Comedy Tour, the Movie," which became the highest rated movie in Comedy Network's history when it premiered on the network in 2003.

Larry the Cable Guy also is known as the voice of Mater in Disney/Pixar's Golden Globe-winning feature films "Cars" in 2006 and "Cars 2" in 2011. He also has starred in "Tooth Fairy, 2012; "Witless Protection," 2008; "Delta Farce," 2007; and "Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector," 2006.

Tickets for Larry the Cable Guy cost $34.50 to $125, plus applicable taxes and fees, and are available now at the McCain Auditorium box office, online at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain, or by calling 785-532-6428.


Todd Holmberg


McCain Performance Series

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Darrah Tinkler

At a glance

Tickets are available now for Larry the Cable Guy and his two performances for the McCain Performance Series at Kansas State University. His shows will be at 4 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept.14 in McCain Auditorium.