Comic Steven Wright headlines Foundation’s ‘Laugh Out Loud’ Fall Gala

Friday, August 20, 2010

COQUITLAM – Tickets are now on sale for the Coquitlam Foundation’s 2010 Fall Gala, “Laugh Out Loud,” Friday, October 22 at the Red Robinson Theatre.

Academy Award-winning comedian Steven Wright

The evening of fun kicks off in the theatre’s upper foyer at 5:30 p.m. with appetizers, an open bar, silent auction and more. Revelers are encouraged to wear their “loudest” shirts to get into the “Laugh Out Loud” spirit of the evening.

The action then shifts inside the theatre, where merrymakers will enjoy premium seats for the 8 p.m. show of comedian Steven Wright, master of the deadpan delivery and devastating one-liner! The Academy Award-winning comedian is #23 on Comedy Central’s list of the 100 Greatest Stand-up Comics.

Tickets are $150 each, with proceeds supporting the Coquitlam Foundation’s philanthropic work in the community. To order, email or call 604.468.9598. Sponsorship opportunities are still available, and silent-auction donations are also being accepted.

The Coquitlam Foundation encourages and supports creative, targeted philanthropy that builds a vibrant, sustainable and healthy community. Donations can be made c/o P.O. Box 2, 1207 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, B.C., Canada, V3B 7Y3, or through the Foundation’s website. The Coquitlam Foundation is registered with Canada Revenue as a charitable organization, No. 890762347 RR0001

Coquitlam Foundation chair Colleen Talbot: 604.521.3454
Coquitlam Foundation executive director Laurel Lawson: 604.468.9598