Hard Nips Dressing Room
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Fri., April 15, 7 p.m.: A Brooklyn Benefit for Japan Disaster Relief (Night Two) featuring: Wyatt Cenac, Kristen Schaal, Kurt Braunohler, Tim Harrington, Arden Myrin, Mike Doughty, Hard Nips and The Suzan. Hosted by Liam MCeneaney, plus DJ Aaron Lacrate.
An estimated 350,000 are reportedly homeless from the devastation caused by the Japanese tsunami and 9.0 magnitude earthquake earlier this month. Over 10,000 are confirmed dead, and another 17,000 more are reported missing according to the United Nations. Ticket sales and silent auction sales will benefit GlobalGiving.org, a charity that is currently disbursing funds to organizations providing relief and emergency services to victims of the earthquake and tsunami.
The silent auction includes hundreds of dollars worth of gift certificates from Union Hall, Floyd, Frankies 457, Prime Meats, Bogota Bistro, Fonda. Also contributing items to the silent auction are Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live! with Andy Cohen (a pair of tickets to see the show), a signed Les Savy Fav skateboard from French Kiss Records, autographed copies of Stephen Colbert’s I Am America and Steve Martin’s An Object of Beauty.
The Bell House
149 7th Street (7th Street & 2nd Ave, Gowanus)