PATRICK COPPOLINO and HAMILTON YUK YUK's PRESENTS: Rita Carrey's 'Growing Up Carrey'
ABOUT THE SHOW:
‘Growing Up Carrey’ is a 90-minute one-woman show performed by Rita Carrey, older sister of famed Jim Carrey, that tells the tale of her life growing up in the Carrey household; From the triumphs & tragedies, to everything else in between. The show is filled with songs, stories, sadness & laughter and features music from the big band era like Benny Goodman, to the pop music of the Carpenters, to the music of today.
Doors open at 7pm. Show starts at 8pm.
Tickets are $12 available at yukyuks.com/hamilton
Hamilton comedian Patrick Coppolino will be the MC
ABOUT RITA CARREY (via www.ritacarreyband.com):
Rita is the sister to comedian Jim Carrey she is a Canadian television and radio personality. Born in Canada, she grew up in Toronto and Burlington, Ontario. She is an accomplished singer/songwriter and public speaker. Rita is the co-owner of a new organization called TriStream Entertainment which helps fund Parkinson’s and other fundraising charities in North America. Besides giving to charity TriStream is a high quality multi-media corporation.
Rita has been performing classic rock for many years now and is currently performing all over Ontario with her new band RCB the Rita Carrey Band. She has performed with the likes of Bruce Springsteen and has opened for Honeymoon Suite, Goddo, and April Wine. She loves playing intimate venues as well because it allows her to interact with the audience more closely. It gives her fans a chance to see a her quick wit and talent with a show she calls Carrey On, Growing Up Carrey. In this show she performs big band, pop and sultry blues. Rita comes from a musical background her father had his own big band and her mother occasionally sang in it. She is also in the process of writing a book called Growing Up Carrey, which she hopes will hit store shelves soon. Last but not least Rita has her own on line YouTube site which she calls Peet & Reet. www.peetandreet.com