Comedienne and actress Whoopi Goldberg will perform at the West Virginia University Creative Arts Center for one night only Friday. Showtime is 7:30 p.m.
Goldberg has been making her mark throughout the entertainment world as a comedienne, actress, singer-songwriter, political activist, author and talk show host. She is one of the elite few entertainers who have won the Grammy, the Academy Award, the Golden Globe, the Emmy and a Tony.
She first broke into the mainstream with her role as Celie in the Academy Award-nominated 1985 film "The Color Purple." Goldberg is currently a host on ABC's "The View," for which she has won a Daytime Emmy Award.
Tickets range in price from $50.75 to $100.75. WVU students may purchase tickets for only $33 with a valid Mountaineer Card at the campus box offices. Tickets can be purchased at the Mountainlair and Creative Arts Center box offices, online at ticketmaster.com, or by calling 304-293-7469 and 800-745-3000.
For more information, call 304-293-7469, or visit events.wvu.edu.