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All-Star Line-Up Slated for Joe Hurley’s ‘A Dickens Christmas for The Rockaways’
"A blight had fallen on the trees and shrubs and the wind, at length beginning to break the unnatural stillness that had prevailed all day sighed heavily from time to time as though foretelling in grief the ravages of the coming storm" Chas. Dickens
Organized by award-winning musician/actor Joe Hurley, the extraordinary evening will spotlight a lively mix of luminaries from the world of arts, letters, & music. Hosting with his dear friend, novelist Lucinda Dickens Hawksley, great-great-
Waiting in the wings to delight the audience will be National Book Award winner Colum McCann, actress Cara Seymour, memiorist Alphie McCourt, actor Mike McGlone, writer Mary Norris, journalist Bob Hardt, composer/playwright Jill Santoriello, musician Chris Flynn, writer/performer James Braly, singer/actress Dana McCoy and musician/actor Joe Hurley. Hurley, who has strong ties to The Rockaways, and is grateful and deeply moved by all the support given by everyone.
All benefit proceeds raised through “A Dickens Christmas for The Rockaways” will be directed to The Graybeards, a Rockaways non-profit 501c3 formed in the aftermath of 9/11 by firemen, policemen, and residents of Rockaway to help those in the community in their time of need. These men have all sustained their own personal losses due to Hurricane Sandy, yet they still find a way to train their focus on service to the community every single day.
A maximum of 180 tickets will be sold. Tickets for the very limited VIP stage seating are $200, house seats are $100.
To purchase tickets, go to https://web.ovationtix.com/
Some pertinent links for more information:
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/
Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/
Our charity recipient, The Graybeards: http://www.graybeards.com/
Joe Hurley’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/
JOE HURLEY Performing “ROCKAWAY”
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