Keith Wann’s World of ASL with Wink
Event on 2013-04-06 19:00:00
Baker College of Auburn hills
1500 University Dr
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Known for his stand-up comedy and rapid popularity through the viral You Tube ASL video parody rendition of Vanilla Ice’s “Ice Ice Baby” in 2006, Wann has been performing for over 20 years. As a hearing Child of Deaf Adults, Wann is an original breakthrough performing ASL artist, and one of the most highly regarded interpreters across the nation. Wann’s reputation has opened doors of opportunity for enhanced Coda and deaf representation in mainstream entertainment.Wann’s title as one of the most sought after and beloved performers in the ASL community, has grown into an industry and cultural household name. Combining side splitting adult humor, with heartfelt real life stories from his Coda childhood and teenage life, has become his comedic trademark among deaf and Coda society. Respected in the industry as a deaf needs advocate, Keith has reached across the cultural divide between deaf and hearing worlds through humor, to bridge misconceptions and cultural gaps."
Keith Wann is America's funniest ASL Comedian – and he has been featured in several short films from Deaf Companies, stars in a popular ASL Children's book iTunes APP, and has done several commercials for Pepsi, appeared in Law and Order, and travels all over the country performing almost every weekend for ASLaholics like yourself. Check out his videos, over 250 on youtube and laugh your ASL off.
He also produces and directs the ASL Comedy Tour and has helped several other ASL artists reach the national level. When he is not on the stage he is advocating for the ASL community and sells LegalShield plans, helping to protect families in every state.
at Baker College
1500 University Dr
Auburn Hills, United States