The Eric Shairs Comedy Night Fundraiser was held on Thursday evening, June 13th in Beverly, MA. The event was proudly sponsored by Blue Vase Marketing, Jaguar Graphics & Print and Callahan, Dewan & Murphy Law Firm. The turnout was great!Friends and family from the community shared a night of laughter thanks to all of the talented comedians.
Juston McKinney, the show’s headliner, is a well-known comedian and New Hampshire native with appearances on the ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ and ‘The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien.’
Dave Rattigan, Boston comedian, also performed. Rattigan has entertained crowds as large as 2,300 people alongside major national comedy and famous musical acts.
Jeff Koen, actor and comedian (best known from ‘Heavy Times.’) and Michael Alden (owner and CEO of Blue Vase Marketing) are friends and former classmates of Eric Shairs and both brought an element of fun and familiarity to the evening. Chris Dimitrakopoulos also showed off his humor at the show. Dimitrakopoulos performs all over Boston and the North Shore and is a member of the revolving cast of comedians on the popular standup theme show ‘How Men Think (Or Do They?).’
Eric Shairs is a native of Beverly and a graduate of Beverly High School (Class of 92). In 2005, Eric was paralyzed in a tragic pool accident. The Eric Shairs Recovery Fund was set up to help Eric with his recovery.
Miss the event but still want to contribute?
Donations can be mailed to:
Eric Shairs Recovery Fund
C/O Blue Vase Marketing
100 Cummings Center Suite 354B
Beverly, Ma 01915