Special Guest Performance by 6-time Billboard Charting Singer-Songwriter Margo Rey
Event proceeds benefit Brides Against Breast Cancer
Sarasota, FL – Sarasota-based charity organization — Brides Against Breast Cancer — presents “Dia de Los Muertos” a Halloween night of comedy for a cause on Thursday, October 31, at NOVA 535 event space located at 535 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. North in St. Petersburg, Florida, a very special event with only 200 seats in a historic 90 year old building.
Mexican born actor and comedian, Alex Reymundo, featured in the Comedy Central special “The Original Latin Kings of Comedy,” will open the show. Headlining the Halloween performance evening is “Blue Collar Comedy” great — Comedian Ron White. Joining Ron in support of Brides Against Breast Cancer, is the charity’s very own National Ambassador, Singer-Songwriter, Margo Rey. Margo and her band will perform a selection of her charting hits to close the evening on a high note. Margo will be getting married on October 13th with the bridal show taking place on Sunday, November 3rd at NOVA 535.
Proceeds from the show will benefit Brides Against Breast Cancer, a national non-profit whose “Nationwide Tour of Gowns” helps fund free programs and services for cancer patients and their families throughout Florida and nationally and is affiliated with Moffit Cancer Center.
Doors open at 6pm. The show begins at 6:45 pm.
At 9:30pm a DDLM and Halloween costume party, NOVA WEEN 7 gets underway.
Costumes encouraged. Ron White will be a judge.
Event tickets are now available for $75 along with a limited amount of VIP tickets available — giving fans an exclusive meet and greet with Ron White and Margo Rey — for $200. Tickets can be purchased by going to www.bridesabc.org/diadelosmuertos or calling 1-877-721-4673.
ABOUT RON WHITE:
Comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White, best known as the cigar smoking, scotch drinking funnyman from the “Blue Collar Comedy” phenomenon comes home to Atlanta to lend his name and time in support of these two worthy causes- Covenant House and Brides Against Breast Cancer. White has achieved two Grammy nominations, a Gold Record, two of the top rated one-hour specials in Comedy Central history, a book that appeared on the New York Times Best Seller List, and CD and DVD sales of over 10 million units. For more information about Ron White: http://www.tatersalad.com
ABOUT MARGO REY:
Margo Rey’s alternative pop songs have captured a worldwide audience with her unforgettable melodies, groove oriented arrangements and enduring, socially conscious lyrics. Her Christmas song “This Holiday Night” was the only original Christmas song to chart last year and topped out at #4. Her biggest hit, “Let the Rain,” co-written with the legendary John Oates, remained on the charts for 21 weeks. Rey’s newest single, “Tempted,” is presently on the Top 20 charts and currently being played on radio stations across the United States. For more information about Margo Rey: http://www.margorey.com
ABOUT BRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER:
Brides Against Breast Cancer (BABC) is a wholly owned affiliate of the Center for Building Hope, headquartered in Sarasota, FL. The Center offers free information, programs and services to cancer patients, caregivers and family members, while connecting them with others who are undergoing a similar experience. Our goal in the coming year is to make free CBH programs and services available to anyone, anywhere through a nationwide online network of more than 100 affiliates called the Network for Building Hope. To help achieve that goal, Brides Against Breast Cancer recently announced the “Say I DO” campaign, led by our national ambassador Singer/Songwriter Margo Rey, a breast cancer survivor, and her fiancé, Comedian Ron White. For more information, please visit Brides Against Breast Cancer’s official website at: http://www.bridesagainstbreastcancer.org.