Tuesday, October 27
The Winter Garden Theatre
TORONTO, Sept. 10 /CNW/ - This just in. The host of Saturday Night Live's
Weekend Update, Seth Meyers, is standing up for Canadian kids.
Stand Up for Kids(TM) is pleased to announce that the SNL star and head
writer will host its 2009 annual fundraiser at The Winter Garden Theatre on
October 27, 2009.
The performance fundraiser for Covenant House, Dixon Hall and The Robin
Barhydt Rocks on Fund at the SickKids Foundation, will star Toronto's own Mike
Wilmot and feature The Daily Show's designated ranter Lewis Black.
Other outstanding stand-ups slated to perform include Irwin Barker, Kate
Davis, Nikki Payne and Rob Pue.
The event will take place Tuesday, October 27, 2009, at 8:00 p.m., at The
Winter Garden Theatre, 189 Yonge Street. Tickets to this one-night event will
be available to the public through Ticketmaster (www.ticketmaster.ca) starting
on Monday, September 14.
Stand Up for Kids is an evening of stand-up comedy with some of Canada's
most successful comedians as well as internationally recognized comedic names.
The event benefits charitable agencies assisting youth at risk in Canada.
Stand Up for Kids 2009 is presented by DundeeWealth(TM) in association with
Please visit www.standupforkids.ca for more details on the show and the
For further information:
For further information: to set up interviews, get GAT: Ingrid Hamilton,
h/o: (416) 482-6142, c: (416) 731-3034, firstname.lastname@example.org; Pictures available at
www.gat.ca/media, login/username: media, password: media/events; For
DundeeWealth Inc., Myra Reisler, Public Affairs, (416) 365-5370,