CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 20, 2015) -
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The Owen Hart Foundation is very pleased to announce "An Evening with Seth Meyers" on October 2, 2015 at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. This live comedy event will mark the 16th Anniversary of the Owen Hart Foundation and the work they do within the Calgary community. This extraordinary evening will punctuate The Owen Hart Foundation's 16 years of humanitarian service and commitment to helping those with limited resources, but with unlimited potential. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, May 25 at 10:00AM through Ticketmaster.
The Owen Hart Foundation at the Calgary Foundation has proudly grown into a staple charity within the Calgary community while serving as an incredible celebration of Owen Harts' life. For over a decade, The Owen Hart Foundation's annual event has helped raise much needed funds for education, affordable housing, and foreign aid to vulnerable individuals. During this time, The Owen Hart Foundation has presented legendary performers such as Dane Cook, Steve Martin & Martin Short, Robin Williams with David Steinberg, Russell Brand, Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Cosby, Paul Anka, Neil Sedaka, Bob Newhart, Howie Mandel, and Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band.
Martha Hart, founder of The Owen Hart Foundation stated, "The Owen Hart Foundation is celebrating its 16th Anniversary this year by presenting the classically funny Seth Meyers, an outstanding stand-up comedian, late night host, actor, and writer. Seth Meyers has won numerous Writers Guild of America Awards for his comedic writing, and is one of the few esteemed comedians selected to host the White House Correspondents' Dinner. The Owen Hart Foundation prides itself on hosting incredibly exclusive entertainment for our annual event, and this year we have proudly upheld this unique tradition as this will be Seth Meyers' first performance in Calgary! In addition, attending audiences will get a special opportunity to view an encore presentation of our short documentary entitled The Owen Hart Foundation: A Look Back - Winner of four awards at the Monaco International Film Festival December 2014."
Seth Meyers is an Emmy Award-winning writer and current host of "Late Night with Seth Meyers." He was recently named one of the 2014 TIME 100, Time magazine's 100 most influential people, Meyers recently hosted the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards. Meyers began his TV career with "Saturday Night Live" in 2001, where he was a cast member for thirteen seasons. Meyers served as head writer for nine seasons and acted as "Weekend Update" anchor for eight seasons.
Tickets to "An Evening with Seth Meyers" in support of The Owen Hart Foundation at the Calgary Foundation, go on sale to the general public on Monday, May 25 at 10:00AM. Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster 1-855-985-5000 or online at www.ticketmaster.ca.
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