“Comedy for Charity is proud to presentLaugh ‘til It Hurts, a two hour event of nonstop entertainment featuring seven comedians, two dance troupes, and even a juggler. The event will be on Sunday, April 22, 2018 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at The Fox Theatre.
This special one night event will raise money for violence awareness and prevention.
“This show will be hilarious, and it’s all for a wonderful cause—to make our community a safer place. The mission is to raise a lot of money to help prevent violence and to spread awareness about the problem of violence. We want people to ‘give ‘til it hurts,” shared Suzie Sexton, executive director of Comedy for Charity.
We are also delighted that Mayor Johnathan Rothschild, Liane Hernandez and Alba Jamarillo are Honorary Chairs of the event.
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Tagged Alba Jamarillo, Comedy for Charity, David Fitzsimmons, Elliot Glicksman, Fox Tucson Theatre, Henry Barajas, Jason Love, Laugh Till it Hurts, Liane Hernandez, Linda Ray, Nancy Stanley, Suzie Sexton, The Rodeo City Wreckettes, violence awareness & prevention
BIG LAUGHS FOR AN IMPORTANT CAUSE!
Cartoonist David Fitzsimmons will once again display his hilarious master of ceremonies skills at Comedy for Charity’s amazing variety show.
With standup performances by Headliner Bill Dawes (Sex and the City, I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, Caroline’s Comedy Club), Feature Acts Jill Bryan, Elliot Glicksman and Suzie Sexton; music by LeeAnne Savage, Janee Starr, and Hope Sullivan; dance by Dancing in the Streets AZ, and juggling by Green Jelly Bean Entertainment, the audience will experience an unforgettable night of entertainment.
The proceeds of the event will provide money for victims of violence and violence prevention. This year’s beneficiaries are Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse and Dancing in the Streets AZ (This is a program which guides students in achieving life skills, especially at-risk youth.)
A Hollywoodesque event, Lifestyle Live will be interviewing our guests on the Red Carpet.
This event was created and organized by Tucson prosecuting attorney Suzie Sexton, whose sister was killed in a Chicago mugging in 1980. Kudos to Suzie for putting together another fantastic show, now in its 4th year.
Comedian Suzie Sexton