May 31, 2007 - THEY
improv at the Improv brings out the Stars to Benefit The Reach
for the Stars Foundation on August 22nd.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THEY improv at
the Seminole Hard Rock Improv brings out the stars to help individuals
with Cistic Fibrosis through The Reach for the Stars Foundation
on August 22nd.
FL: THEY improv, Broward County's improv troupe,
continues their effort at changing the face of comedy in South
Florida with their benefit performance for The Reach for the Stars
Foundation at 8pm (doors open at 7pm) on Wednesday August 22nd
at the Seminole Paradise Improv in Hollywood, Florida.
In an evening full of top-notch comedy and participation of sports
celebrities, the show will raise funds and awareness for The Reach
for the Stars Foundation. The Reach for the Stars Foundation is
dedicated to providing individuals afflicted with Cystic Fibrosis
and their families with the resources, knowledge and support necessary
to manage their unrelenting battle with this insidious disease.
Cystic Fibrosis is not only physically debilitating, but carries
a heavy financial and psychological burden for families.
symbolism of reaching for the stars is not lost on us," said
THEY improv Director Todd Rice. "It's about hope. Hope for
a cure, hope for a brighter future, a hope for a tomorrow. The
Reach for the Stars Foundation brings hope to so many. Helping
them to help others is the least we can do."
The THEY improv 'Comedy With
a Cause' program continues to raise money for charities while
changing the face of comedy in South Florida. The program has
helped local and national charities find funds and attention for
their causes while entertaining audiences at some of South Florida's
most prestigious venues.
Reach for the Stars Foundation is devoted to improving the quality
of life for these afflicted individuals as they await the cure,
and to help ease the burden of the families as they engage in
their battle with CF: a battle that never ends.
"The Reach for the Stars Foundation does some great work,"
said THEY Director Todd Rice. "They improv the lives of many
people. Helping people out while enjoying a great night of comedy
at the same time is an offer people can't refuse. That's what
our Comedy With A Cause is all about."
"We are excited about having a great night of comedy to benefit
the foundation," said The Reach for The Stars Foundation
Director Solange Beaumard. "When people give to us, it's
nice for them to receive something in return. Laughter is a great
If you are interested in sponsoring this event, with the funds
going directly to the promote the event or to The Reach for the
Stars Foundation, please contact Solange Beaumard, Director of
The Reach for the Stars Foundation at (305) 865-5588 or (954)
are $15 + tax, with 100% of the ticket sales going to the charity.
There is a 2 drink minimum. Audience members must be 18 or over
and may obtain tickets at the box office before the show, by calling
the Improv at (954) 981-5653 or online from the Improv at www.improvftl.com.
About THEY improv
THEY improv is South Florida's leader in
corporate comedy shows and performs regularly for some of the
areas' top companies. Often performing for charities, THEY improv
is changing the face of comedy in South Florida. Though THEY normally
perform private events for area corporations, THEY can be seen
in various venues in the area and the website at www.THEYimprov.com
is regularly updated with information about upcoming events and