Benefit for the Raymond Theatre
PASADENA, CA — The following email was sent in by the Friends of the Raymond Theatre: “BENEFIT FOR THE RAYMOND THEATRE THIS SATURDAY, MARCH 5TH!
Many supporters have already bought tickets. Please arrive at 8pm for the best seats! We hope to see you there.
This Saturday, March 5, the Bonnie Delight Revue is staging an old-fashioned variety show with a modern day twist! Proceeds from this show go to help save Pasadena’s historic Raymond Theatre! The show is being held at the California Institute of Abnormal Arts
(www.ciabnormalarts.com) in North Hollywood.
Doors open at 8pm, show starts at 9pm. Tickets are $15 at the door.
The show features Miss Bonnie Delight, and will be emceed by baggy-pants comedian Shecky Greenblatt (Scott Whitesell), ably assisted by comic Charlie Singer (Hal Cartrett) and stage Mom Mamie Delight (Phyllis Harlow). There will be an incredible lineup of acts including:
The fan dance of Eliza Bane!
The witty magic of Doug Barat!
Comedy with Tarun Shetty!
The lounge song stylings of Tony Bisby Junior!
Mother and daughter comedy team Coco and Penny!
The lovely Victoria Lane!
What’s cooking with Sweet Kellianne!
The amazing Robin Coleman!
The hypnotic magic of Mark Prines!
The bagpipe extravaganza of Orion McCabe!
After the show, stay for our special added guest, DJ Steve Boyett, spinning the best in techno and industrial music for your dancing and listening pleasure!
Proceeds from this show go towards helping save Pasadena’s Historic Raymond Theatre
DATE: March 5, 2005
PLACE: C.I.A (www.ciabnormalarts.com)
11334 Burbank Blvd., North Hollywood
TIME: Doors open at 8:00 pm. – Show starts 9:00 pm
TICKETS: $15 at the door.
This event produced by Richard Becker for Friends of the Raymond Theatre."
All of the fundraising benefits the Friends of the Raymond Theatre are excellent and noteworthy, but updated reports of what’s happening to or has become of the battle to save the Raymond seem few and far between; any news to offer?