The Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance ( MIOCA) will host their ovarian cancer awareness comedy night, “Laugh Teal You Cry” at the Historic Howell Theatre on Friday, October 7 starting at 6 p.m.
Nine-year ovarian cancer survivor and national touring comedian, Karen Mills, will headline while local musician Chris Himbure will kick off the night.
Tickets are $50 general admission and $25 for ovarian cancer survivors.
Event link to purchase tickets is: https://app.donorview.com/4rXgA
Ticket purchase includes one drink, appetizers, pre show musical entertainment and admission to the comedy show.
“We are very excited to bring the community together in the beautiful city of Howell and the surrounding areas for a night of something fun and meaningful this Fall,” says event coordinator Diann Glaza-Helbling. “The LAUGH TEAL YOU CRY event holds a unique message to those impacted by ovarian cancer and anyone who is facing a challenge: stay positive and embrace the humor, Karen knows first hand that even when our body is weak, your spirit can be strong. Chris is a talented acoustic guitarist strumming and singing in Oakland County since 2004.”
Doors will open at 6 p.m. for a mix and mingle hour of cockTEALS and a cold appetizers buffet while listening to Chris perform.
Ever 23 minutes a person is diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the U.S. making it the deadliest gynecological cancer.
Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MIOCA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit founded in 2011. MiOCA strives to save lives by promoting the early detection of ovarian cancer and improved treatment outcomes to all of those with ovaries throughout Michigan.