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226 Star Starred
Saban Theatre
8440 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90211
323-655-0111
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30 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 02 2007

With three of the five headliners cancelling (Bard Garrett, Wayne Brady and Lily Tomlin), show was a bit of a bust -- but Jason Alexander saved the day. The advertised... continued

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21 reviews
27 stars
attended Dec 02 2007

Thoroughly enjoyed the various performance that normally I would not go & watch... Opened my eyes to the various talents available. A great escape for one night. The... continued

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19 reviews
7 stars
attended Dec 02 2007

Ray Romano was hillarious. I brought my mom and I've never seen her laugh so much. There were cool things at the silent auction that were affordable. Doris Roberts looked... continued

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Description

Jason Alexander, Wayne Brady, Dixie Carter, Brad Garrett, Larry Miller, Ray Romano and Lily Tomlin lead an array of luminaries from stage, television and film to honor Doris Roberts at this year’s Building It Together fundraising event.

Honoree Doris Roberts (Everybody Loves Raymond) is a 50-year veteran of stage, television and film who has earned five Emmy Awards and 12 Emmy nominations. She has won the TV Guide Award, an American Comedy Award and an Outer Critics Circle Award for her stage work. Doris helped found the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation and last year was named Cultural Ambassador to the U.S. State Department.

There will be a silent auction and cocktails an hour before the show.

Proceeds from the event go to Camelot Artists, the nonprofit theatre company of the Beverly Hills Playhouse. Monies raised will go toward completing needed renovations, hiring valuable staff members and funding Camelot’s community outreach programs, including Arts in Action.

About the Ticket Supplier: Skylight Theatre Company

SKYLIGHT THEATRE COMPANY (formerly Katselas Theatre Company) is nationally respected for its history of developing artists (writers, actors, musicians, designers, and directors) while helping to create the next generation of theatregoers.

In just the last two years, STC has produced 12 World Premiere productions including INFLUENCE (2010 Los Angeles Drama Critic’s Circle nomination for Best Actor and two LA Weekly nominations for Best Play and Best Production), HERMETICALLY SEALED (2011 Los Angeles Drama Critic’s Circle nomination for Best Actress, an LA Weekly nomination and LA Weekly Award for Best Ensemble and the LA Times list of Top Ten productions for 2011), and MAD WOMAN (2011 Los Angeles Drama Critic’s Circle nomination and LA Weekly Award for Best Solo Performance). Skylight is committed to originating and developing new works that speak to audiences of all ages.