The Owen Hart Foundation

The Owen Hart Foundation

September 28, 2012 10:00 ET

The Owen Hart Foundation: An Evening of Sit Down With Robin Williams & David Steinberg

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 28, 2012) - The Owen Hart Foundation is thrilled to announce "AN EVENING OF SIT DOWN WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS & DAVID STEINBERG", December 7th, 2012 at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium. This live comedy event will mark the 13th Anniversary of the Owen Hart Foundation and the work they do within the Calgary community. This extraordinary evening will punctuate The Owen Hart Foundation's 13 years of humanitarian service and commitment to helping those with limited resources, but with unlimited potential. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 1st at 10:00AM through Ticketmaster.

The Owen Hart Foundation at the Calgary Foundation has proudly grown into a staple charity within the Calgary community while serving as an incredible celebration of Owen Harts' life. For over a decade The Owen Hart Foundation's annual event has helped raise much needed funds for education and affordable housing for individuals with limited resources but unlimited potential. During this time, The Owen Hart Foundation has presented legendary performers such as Russell Brand, Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Cosby, Paul Anka, Neil Sedaka, Bob Newhart, Howie Mandel, and Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band. This year, The Owen Hart Foundation is extremely proud to announce the Academy Award® winning actor and multiple GRAMMY® winning performer Robin Williams with special guest, David Steinberg, will be in Calgary on Friday, December 7th. Robin Williams is an outstanding one-of-a-kind comedian, a brilliant actor and humble humanitarian. "Given that this will be Robin Williams and David Steinberg's first performance together in Calgary makes those of us at The Owen Hart Foundation all the more elated and overwhelmed to be presenting them," stated Martha Hart, founder of The Owen Hart Foundation. "The Event Group is thrilled to be producing this event featuring Robin Williams. He is an outstanding talent and with the profits going to support the Owen Hart Foundation, this is a unique opportunity for Calgarians." stated David Howard, President of The Event Group.

Robin Williams first captured the attention of the world as 'Mork from Ork' on the hit series Mork & Mindy, and since then has appeared or lent his vocal talents in a number of blockbutsers including, Good Will Hunting, Mrs. Doubtfire, Jumanji, Night at the Museum (1 & 2), Aladdin, Robots and Happy Feet to name a few. Williams' will next be seen in Justin Zackham's comedy, The Big Wedding set to be released next April.

David Steinberg, stand-up comedian and famous for being funny on both sides of the camera, has directed many shows, including Friends, Newhart, Seinfeld, Mad About You, Weeds and most recently Larry David's Curb Your Enthusiam.

Tickets to "AN EVENING OF SIT DOWN WITH ROBIN WILLIAMS & DAVID STEINBERG", in support of The Owen Hart Foundation at the Calgary Foundation, go on sale to the general public on Monday, October 1st, 2012 at 10:00AM. Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster 1-855-985-5000 or online at www.ticketmaster.ca.

www.owenhartfoundation.org

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