Today is June 22, 2018 -
Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 6:00 pm
Congregation Beth Emeth
100 Academy Road
Please join us for The Grand Event, recognizing the philanthropy of Bonim Society members
Featuring Comedian Mike Capozzola | Dinner & Dessert Reception
Mike Capozzola, of Italian Jewish descent, is a twenty-five-year veteran of the comedy world. His material is clean and clever. His humor influences include Rodney Dangerfield and MAD Magazine.
Mike started in comedy while a communications student. He has performed for numerous synagogues, Chabads, Hillels, The Contra Costa Jewish Book & Arts Festival, the 20th Anniversary of “Kung Pao Kosher Comedy” and in Vancouver, London, Edinburgh, and Jerusalem.
As a cartoonist, his work has appeared in TED Talks, the Humor Times, WIRED, and MAD Magazine. He has also contributed more than forty premises to the award-winning, nationally syndicated cartoon BIZARRO. Mike has been Cartoonist-in-Residence at the Charles M. Schulz Museum.
Mike tours the U.S. as part of a Jewish stand-up comedy tour that he conceived and produces, “You’re Funny, But You Don’t Look Jewish.”
It features African American, Indian, Italian American, and Vietnamese Jewish comedians.
$36 per person for the program and reception
$1,000 minimum per household | Individual gifts appreciated
Payable via credit card, check, stocks, and Israel bonds
You will have the opportunity to privately make your pledge to the Federation/Israel Campaign
Bookings are closed for this event.