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Jack Hanna’s Into The Wild LIVE!

April 29, 2016

Date/Time(s): Fri, April 29, 2016 – TWO SHOWS: 10am (doors open at 9am) and 7:30pm (doors open at 6:30pm)
Seating: Reserved Seating

Tickets: $39.50/$29.50/$19.50
Add’l per ticket processing fees apply: $3 (online only)

Tickets on sale: Friday, January 15, 2016 – 10am



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The Champaign Park District welcomes America’s most beloved animal expert, Jack Hanna, as he brings his three-time Emmy Award winning television series to the Virginia Theatre with Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild LIVE!

In this awe-inspiring event, Jungle Jack will introduce you to some of the world’s most spectacular animals LIVE while sharing humorous stories and amazing exclusive footage from his worldwide adventures. From the jungles of Rwanda to the savannas of Australia, Jack has explored all the corners of the globe as one of the most visible and respected animal ambassadors. You’ve seen his countless appearances on David Letterman, Good Morning America and so many more  – now you can enjoy Jungle Jack’s infectious energy in person as he takes you “into the wild!” to see some of the world’s most fascinating animals, LIVE! Presented by Nationwide.

Recognized around the country as America’s favorite zookeeper, Jungle Jack Hanna has made countless television appearances on shows such as Good Morning America, Ellen, and The Late Show with David Letterman where he made over 100 appearances and was one of the featured guests for David Letterman’s final episodes in 2015.

In 2013, Jack celebrated his 35th “Hanna-versary” as Director Emeritus with the Columbus Zoo and Good Morning America celebrated their 30 year relationship with Jack with a series of special segments. In 1993, Jack became the host of Jack Hanna’s Animal Adventures, a nationally syndicated television series which ran for over ten years. In October 2007, his current tv series, Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild, was born. This unscripted and action-packed series shows Jack and his family as they explore the corners of the globe and discover amazing animals and cultures. Jack Hanna’s Into the Wild is the recipient of three Emmy Awards, winning in the category of Outstanding Children’s Series.

His second and newest TV show, Jack Hanna’s Wild Countdown, airs on Saturday mornings around the country on ABC. Wild Countdown features some of Jack’s favorite experiences with the world’s rarest, most endearing, and fascinating animals. You’ll even get to see his base camp at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

For more, visit www.jackhanna.com.

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April 29, 2016
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