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May 15, 2014

North Shore Entertainment Calendar

Good causes

LACROSSE BOOSTERS COMEDY NIGHT. Thursday, May 15, Giggles Comedy Club, 517 Broadway, Route 1, Saugus. Danvers High School Lacrosse Boosters Committee presents a parents-only comedy night to support the high school lacrosse program. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets cost $20 and include all-you-can-eat pizza and the comedy show. For details, contact Lou Tarricone,, or Ann Curley,, or visit

GERRY GIGGLES COMEDY NIGHT. Saturday, May 17, Gerry 5 VFA Function Hall, 210 Beacon St., Marblehead. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., followed by the show at 7. Comedy night features comedians Mike Prior, Paul Keenan and Patty Ross. Tickets cost $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Cash bar available. Attendees may bring snacks. All proceeds go to the Gerry 5 VFA charities and scholarships. For tickets, reservations or more information, call 781-631-5214, or stop by the Gerry 5.

COMEDY FOR A CAUSE. Saturday, May 17, Giggles Comedy Club, Saugus. Comedy night fundraiser to benefit Disabled Veterans. Doors open at 7 p.m., followed by the 8:30 p.m. show, which features comedians Tony V, Steve Bjork and Johnny Pizzi. Tickets cost $25 and include pizza and nonalcoholic drinks. There will be auctions and a raffle of sports items. All proceeds assist disabled veterans with medical and other expenses. For details and tickets, call 978-927-4781.

GLOBAL INITIATIVE VOLUNTEERS CLUB FUNDRAISER. Monday, May 19, 4 to 9:30 p.m., Bluefin Japanese Restaurant, 260 S. Main St., Middleton. Masco’s Global Initiative Volunteers Club will hold a fundraiser for various domestic and international causes. Bluefin will donate 20 percent of all sales to Masco GIV.


MUSIC AT GULU-GULU. Shows are at 9 p.m. unless otherwise noted, at Gulu-Gulu Cafe, 247 Essex St., Salem. Thursday, May 15, 90 Mile Portage, acoustic; Friday, May 16, Sean Revoltah, experimental/psychedelic pop; Saturday, May 17, Pitch Black Ribbons, alternative Americana; Sunday, May 18, 8 p.m., Matthew Connor, jazz; Wednesday, May 21, 8 p.m., Open Mike Shindig., 978-740-8882.

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