Murray The Magician Hosts Charity Show August 14 – Friends for Life Humane Society Will Benefit
Here's a show that really is for the dogs! Tropicana headliner Murray Sawchuck will host 'Beggin' for Magic! Charity Show to benefit the Friends for Life Humane Society on Wednesday, August 14 at the Tropicana Laugh Factory. A Red Carpet at 3 pm with be followed by Showtime at 4 pm.
Profits from the show will be given over to the Friends for Life Humane Society. It's a not-for-profit no-kill-facility that ensures dogs a quality of life and works to find adoptees for the pets.
In fact, Murray and his wife Chloe Crawford recently rescued Abby, their newest family member. This is the first time that Murray has fronted a charity and taken on the spokesperson position, but the Vegas based performer said, “I wanted to help make a positive impact. Chloe and I are spokespersons for this charity quiet simply because we rescued a puppy from the Society.” Murray went on to say that he and his wife lerned that the charity is privately funded and have never had anyone represent them or give them any notoriety.
According to Murray, “This show is going to be over the top with ten special guest acts in one show. I am pleased that some many of my fellow performers have stepped forward to join this effort."
Guests will include Paul Shortino, currently staring in Raiding The Rock Vault, singer/entertainer Skye Dee Miles who appears regularly at the Tropicana, Juggler Nino Frediani whose accuracy and speed earned him the title of 'World's Fastest Juggler”, singer Tim Molyneux, The Movie Guy 'Comedian' Harry Basil, Impressionist Peter Pavone, Legendary Comedian Gallagher, Harmonica player Rusty Hamilton, Violinist from Frankie Moreno Band Jennifer Lynn, Magician Chris Randall, Vocalist Skye Dee Miles, along with Murray's sidekick stagehand Doug “Lefty” Leferovich.
This show will be magic and more for all ages and for a good cause. Those who can't make the show but would like to contribute can laren more at www.friendsforlifehumanesociety.org.
Tickets are available at the Tropicana Box Office or by calling 702-739-2411. For more info about the humane society, visit: www.friendsforlifehumanesociety.org
Photos by Dianne R. Davis or Burt Davis