Peter Gros and friends come to Miller Auditorium

Contact: Cara Barnes
Photo of red-tailed hawk.

Peter Gros and friends come to Miller Auditorium March 24

KALAMAZOO—Animal Planet's Peter Gros is coming to Miller Auditorium at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 24, for one performance featuring storytelling, multimedia and working with wild animals.

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On "Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom on Animal Planet," Peter Gros provides the link between the original series, where he served as co-host, and the new specials. For his engaging touring show, Peter highlights his many adventures with a mix of video clips and bloopers while introducing friendly exotic animals to audience members and telling inspirational stories dealing with issues of conservation, travel and wildlife filming. The animals traveling with Gros will be joined by animals from Binder Park Zoo. The show will also feature vocal group GCII under the direction of Michael Wheaton.


Peter Gros of the Original Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom is part of the Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series, sponsored by Zhang Financial and Honor Credit Union and is welcomed by Meijer. Tickets are on sale now and range from $25 to $30. They can be purchased online at, by calling (269) 387-2300 or (800) 387-2312, or in person at the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office.

A 15 percent discount is available to all WMU faculty and staff, and a 50 percent discount is available to WMU students. Discounted tickets may be purchased by phone or in person, and a valid Bronco ID is required at the time of pickup. Group discounts are available at (269) 387-2312.

For more information, contact Bethany Gauthier at or (269) 387-2245.