Thursday, 14 February 2008

Stand Up For Mental Health show April 13

Laugh Your Head Off and Support Mental Health!

Stand Up For Mental Health 2008 Gala Showcase, Sunday April 13 at 7:00 pm at the Arts Club Theatre in Vancouver.


This is the debut performance for our all-new 2008 class. Also featuring psychiatrist Judy Allen doing stand-up comedy and discussing treatment options!
With headliner Mike MacDonald. As seen on Just for Laughs, CBC, Showtime, Comedy Central, and an Evening at the Improv. Mike has bipolar disorder and is thrilled to help raise awareness around mental illness.
Tickets are only $30.00 each (plus applicable service charges). The best way to get them is through The Arts Club Box Office (604) 687-1644 or go to http://www.vancouvertix.com. (this site may not be live yet though)

Our last event sold out and we had to turn people away, so get your ticket now to avoid disappointment!

Led by counsellor and stand up comic David Granirer, Stand Up For Mental Health (which was featured in the CBC documentary Cracking Up) teaches stand-up comedy to people with mental illness as a way of building confidence and fighting public stigma. http://www.standupformentalhealth.com
We have to raise all our funds on our own, and this is our chance to keep this life-changing program going.

Please help us spread our message of hope and empowerment by coming to our show and forwarding this email on to everyone you know!

Doors open at 6:00 pm. Get there early and buy a Stand Up For Mental Health Jean Bag or T-Shirt!

People with mental illness are always being told what they can't do. In Stand Up For Mental Health they get to prove what they CAN do!



David Granirer, Founder, Stand Up For Mental Health
3633 Triumph Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5K 1V4
(604) 205-9242 fax: (604) 205-9243
david@standupformentalhealth.com
http://www.standupformentalhealth.com

Author of The Happy Neurotic: How Fear and Angst Can Lead To Happiness and
Success http://www.thehappyneurotic.com




Laugh Your Head Off and Support Mental Health!

Stand Up For Mental Health 2008 Gala Showcase, Sunday April 13 at 7:00
pm at the Arts Club Theatre in Vancouver.

(See attached flyer)

This is the debut performance for our all-new 2008 class. Also
featuring psychiatrist Judy Allen doing stand-up comedy and discussing
treatment options!

With headliner Mike MacDonald. As seen on Just for Laughs, CBC,
Showtime, Comedy Central, and an Evening at the Improv. Mike has
bipolar disorder and is thrilled to help raise awareness around mental
illness.

Tickets are only $30.00 each (plus applicable service charges). The
best way to get them is through The Arts Club Box Office (604)
687-1644 or go to http://www.vancouvertix.com. (this site may not be
live yet though)
Our last event sold out and we had to turn people away, so get your
ticket now to avoid disappointment!

Led by counsellor and stand up comic David Granirer, Stand Up For
Mental Health (which was featured in the CBC documentary Cracking Up)
teaches stand-up comedy to people with mental illness as a way of
building confidence and fighting public stigma. http://www.standupformentalhealth.com

We have to raise all our funds on our own, and this is our chance to
keep this life-changing program going.
Please help us spread our message of hope and empowerment by coming to
our show and forwarding this email on to everyone you know!

Doors open at 6:00 pm. Get there early and buy a Stand Up For Mental
Health Jean Bag or T-Shirt!

People with mental illness are always being told what they can't do.
In Stand Up For Mental Health they get to prove what they CAN do!




David Granirer, Founder, Stand Up For Mental Health
3633 Triumph Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5K 1V4
(604) 205-9242 fax: (604) 205-9243
david@standupformentalhealth.com
http://www.standupformentalhealth.com

Author of The Happy Neurotic: How Fear and Angst Can Lead To
Happiness and
Success http://www.thehappyneurotic.com