Raise the Woof – Comedy for a Cause 2017
Returning for the fourth year in a row, this popular and fun-filled comedy event is guaranteed to make you laugh your heart out and we ensure that you leave with a smile on your face. Buy your tickets today!
The nitty-gritty details:
When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 7-10pm
Where: Hartley/Vey Theatres at Manship Theatre
(enter at the North Blvd. entrance - Will Call will also be at this location)
What: Knee-slapping, rib-tickling comedy featuring three top-notch comedians
What Else: A silent auction, 50/50 split-the-pot raffle, light hors d'oeuvres by Susan Strange Catering, live music by Chris House, and a cash bar.
Lamont Ferguson - Headliner
Award-winning, international headliner Lamont Ferguson has appeared on The Tonight Show, Comedy Central and Comics Unleashed. He has the unique distinction of being one of the few comics to be selected as the opening act for an impressive list of comedy legends, including George Carlin, Steve Harvey, George Lopez, Garry Shandling and Larry Miller.
The Emmy-nominated funnyman is also a former winner of the prestigious Seattle International Comedy Competition and has been voted LA's Hottest Comic by KMPC radio. He's been named Best of the Festival at the Detroit, Boston, San Francisco and San Luis Obispo comedy festivals.
To our sponsors... without you Raise the Woof would not be possible. We can't thank you enough!
Best Friends Sponsors
Adam Beatty - Gardner Realtors
Baton Rouge Physical Therapy-Lake
Camp Bow Wow Baton Rouge
Goodwood Hardware & Outdoors
Hammond Aire Auto Spa
Manship Theatre at Shaw Center for the Arts