11th Annual Divas' Night Out
October 10, 6:00 PM
Proceeds to Transition House & Isabel Johnson Shelter
An evening of entertainment & comedy - by women, for women.
Includes: hors d’oeuvre/champagne reception and a silent auction.
Featuring comedians: Kristeen von Hagen and Debra DiGiovanni.
Kristeen von Hagen has been hailed as one of the Top 30 Power Women in Canada by Elle Magazine alongside such entertainers as Avril Lavigne, Sarah Polley, and Wrestling Diva Trish Stratus.She taped her second highly-rated Comedy NOW! special for CTV and The Comedy Network. Kristeen is a regular on the The Debaters on CBC Radio. She was part of a successful cross-Canada theatre tour with Debra DiGiovanni and Laurie Elliott called Girls Night Out. She has recently been opening for Russell Peters in Canada and the US. She continues to headline Yuk Yuk's clubs across Canada. She has won 4 Canadian Comedy Awards - Best Female Stand-up, Best Comedic Play and Best writing for a TV special.
Debra DiGiovanni has been called the “Best Comedian to see after a Messy Break Up” and for two years running-she was named her hometown Toronto’s favourite comedian. Debra’s comedy has a sharp edge while maintaining a playful, happy air. Her humour and charm lies in her unflinching honesty and openness, and rapid-fire delivery. She began her career in 2000 and in just over a decade she’s made leaps and bounds in the comedy world - already with two Canadian ‘Comedy Now!’ stand up specials for CTV/Comedy network and in 2009, she taped her first set on Comedy Central with her ‘Live at Gotham’ recorded in New York City. From there, she went on to win a Gemini award for best-televised individual comedy performance of 2009 with her Halifax Comedy Festival special. She was also a finalist on the 5th season of NBC’s hit show Last Comic Standing -making it to the Top 8 comedians. You can often hear Debra on CBC radio’s Debaters program and Debra has become a nationwide favourite on the hugely popular Much Music show Video On Trial.
6:00pm - Reception & Silent Auction
7:30pm - Entertainment
Main Level: $60 no tax*
Balcony Level: $60 no tax**
*Main floor tickets available by calling Judy at 306-543-1055 or 306-536-2349
**Balcony tickets are available at Casino Regina
1880 Saskatchewan Drive
Local Number: 306-565-3000
Toll Free Number: 1-800-555-3189