He's a regular visitor to New Orleans, but this time it's a little more special as Hannibal Buress plays a benefit gig tomorrow (Friday, August 26th) to raise money for the Baton Rouge flood relief.
Tickets are $25 and all the money goes to the Louisiana Flood Fund.
For more information, go to the website for the Joy Theatre.
This Saturday (13th) is a special fundraiser. "Delete Your Account" is an Eden-themed comedy show benefiting the New Orleans Family Justice Center.
Produced by hosts Jade Bronté Patton and Julie Bootleg Poptart Mitchell, it's being billed as a modern night in the Garden of Eden and the show features some of New Orleans Top Comedians, including Mary-Devon Dupuy, Dane Faucheux, Kamari Stevens, Kaitlin Marone, Addy Najera, Laura Sanders and more. Eve herself (Xena Zeit-Geist) will be making an appearance with a tamed serpent, offering photo opportunities. There will also be food, affordable drinks and a raffle to win fun prizes from New Orleans businesses.
There is a suggested door donation of 7$, with all proceeds from the door, raffle and photo booth benefitting the New Orleans Family Justice Center.
New Orleans Family Justice Center is a partnership of agencies dedicated to ending family violence, child abuse, sexual assault, and stalking through prevention and coordinated response by providing comprehensive client-centered, empowerment services in a single location.
Saturday, 13th August. The AllWays Lounge. Doors 7pm.
Friday August 5th sees the 10th Annual Laugh Out Loud Comedy for a Cause event.
All proceeds will go to the New Orleans Lympho-Maniacs Cancer Fund, which provides monetary assistance to families and healthcare facilities in the Metro New Orleans Area in the fight against Lymphoma.
The line-up includes Wes Cannon, James Cusimano, and JD Sledge with Nature Boy hosting and special guests promised. The show takes place at The Irish House (1432 St. Charles Avenue) with doors are at 7.30 and the show at 8:30. Tickets are $20 per person and are available online at https://10thlaughoutloud.eventbrite.com.
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