Norwalk, CT, September 07, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Entourage Events LLC of Bridgeport, Connecticut, will be hosting a "Comedy Night" featuring stage and screen star Tommy Davidson and Friends, to benefit Keystone House, Inc. on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at Norwalk Concert Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT. Doors will open at 8 pm, with the show starting at 9 pm. An exclusive VIP Reception will begin at 7 pm. VIP attendees will have preferred seating and admission to VIP Reception with the performers.
Tommy Davidson’s exceptional range from stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music ability have earned him a reputation as an extraordinary performer. Best known as one of the original stars of the hit television show In Living Color, Tommy’s reach is built on the show’s and its stars groundbreaking and innovative talent.
Davidson started his career as a standup comedian in Washington DC, earning an ardent following via hard work in various comedy clubs. As one of the cutting-edge, young stand-ups, he was spotted by huge concert promoters, who booked him as the opening act for major touring acts including Patti LaBelle, Kenny G and Luther Vandross. It wasn’t long before he came to Hollywood performing stand-up at a number of clubs, including the Comedy Act Theatre, where he met Robert Townsend which led to his first national television appearance with a starring role in Partners in Crime.
This was the conduit to Keenan Ivory Wayans, who proved instrumental in Davidson’s career by offering him an opportunity to audition and join the uniquely talented cast of the most adventurous primetime variety show of its day, In Living Color. He, Jamie Foxx, Jim Carrey and Damon Wayans made tv history with their originality.
Tommy’s impressive film debut was opposite Halle Berry in Strictly Business. He immediately segued select high-profile films including opposite Jada Pinkett Smith in the romantic comedy, Woo (New Line) and in the provocative urban comedy, Booty Call (Columbia Pictures). His credits include numerous feature film roles from Spike Lee’s Bamboozled, where he received acclaim and praise for his turn as “Womack/Sleep ‘N Eats,” to Juwanna Mann (Morgan Creek Productions’) and the pivotal cameo in Jim Carrey’s Ace Ventura II: When Nature Calls, which has become a cult favorite.
Tommy travels internationally selling out every venue in which he headlines. He leaves an indelible, everlasting image with all audiences who still chuckle on the way home.
TFI Envision, Inc., a Norwalk based design and marketing firm, has signed on to be one of the Sponsors of the evenings event. Other Sponsorship opportunities are available.
Ticket Prices range from VIP Seating at $45.00, Mezzanine Seating at $25.00 and Balcony Seating at $20.00. Tickets may be available at the door for an additional fee. For information on tickets and sponsorship opportunities, email email@example.com or call (203)979-4619.
The mission of Keystone is to increase the ability of persons with disabilities to adjust to and remain in the community environments of their choice with personal success and satisfaction with as much independence as individually possible. Keystone’s residential services include two transitional housing programs, one long term housing program, a supportive apartment program and a psychosocial rehabilitation program. Keystone House, Inc. was incorporated in the state of Connecticut in 1972.