Above: Promotional graphic for the Laugh for Recovery fundraising comedy show at the Belly Up Tavern on Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 3 p.m.
Reid has hosted his own show, “Your Big Break,” and has made many television appearances on popular shows such as "Oprah," "Martin" and "Sister Sister" to name a few. Cobbler just returned from headlining in Las Vegas at the Rio Hotel Casino, shows at the Tropicana and a USO tour for the troops in Iraq. Tash has performed her hilarious stand-up on several shows such as the "Keenan Ivory Wayans Show," "Cedric the Entertainer Presents" and "Funny is Funny" and is currently opening for Carrot Top in Las Vegas.
Proceeds of the event benefit Mental Health Systems’ prevention, education, treatment and recovery programs, which serve individuals facing mental health and alcohol and drug related illnesses.
The event will be held at the Belly Up Tavern, located at 143 S. Cedros Avenue in Solana Beach from 2 to 5 p.m. Pre-sale tickets are $25 and can be purchased at bellyup.com or by calling the Belly Up Tavern ticket office at 858-481-9022. Tickets will also be available at the door for $30. Sixty percent of the ticket price is tax deductible.
MHS’ publicly-funded programs serve clients in need ranging from families to children to parolees to individuals living on the streets. For further information about the Laugh for Recovery event or MHS’ programs and services, call 858-573-2600 or visit mhsinc.org.