Admission: $29 per person
Movie Night Gift Basket!
Silent Auction (see items below) - Auction LIVE now!
4:00 - 6:00pm: Comedy Show & Silent Auction (must be in attendance)
3:00 - 7:30pm: Dine In or take out with 15% of your meal donated to the Campership by China Gourmet
(reservations highly recommended but not required)
China Gourmet, Sushi & Lounge, 1583 Worcester Rd., Framingham, MA 01701
To join together and celebrate the ‘freakin’ awesome’ life of Sharon Marie Gath who passed away on August 21, 2013 as a direct result of having epilepsy. Monies raised will fund the Celebrating Sharon Gath Campership at the Epilepsy Foundation of New England. This scholarship will support sending kids to Purple Camp, an overnight camp for children with seizure disorders.
Jimmy Tingle (http://jimmytingle.com/) is a comedian, commentator, activist and entrepreneur. He is a 2010 graduate of Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and was that year’s graduate school commencement speaker. He has worked as a humorist and commentator for 60 Minutes II and MSNBC and has appeared on The Tonight Show, CNN, Conan O’Brien, Fresh Air with Terry Gross and in his own HBO half-hour comedy special.
He is the founder of a new social enterprise and solo show entitled "Humor for Humanity" which aspires to raise spirits, funds and awareness for nonprofits, charities and social causes.
Theatrical credits include writing, performing and producing several one-person shows including Uncommon Sense; Jimmy Tingle for President- The Funniest campaign in History and Jimmy Tingle’s American Dream. Jimmy has appeared in several documentaries films including Damned in the USA; America with the Top Down; When Stand up Stood Out; Call Me Lucky directed by Bobcat Goldthwait and Jimmy Tingle’s American Dream which Jimmy wrote and produced and directed by Vincent Straggas. Feature film work includes Next Stop Wonderland; Boondock Saints; Head of State starring Chris Rock and Clear History starring Larry David.
Tingle has the rare distinction of winning Boston Magazine’s “Best of Boston” in the stand-up comedy category and for “best alternative theater” as the producer and artistic director of Jimmy Tingle’s OFF BROADWAY Theater in Somerville.
Jimmy is currently a 2018 candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts with his wife Catherine and son Seamus who is a graduate of Boston College High School class of 2015.