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Why A Variety Show Is Such A Good Choice For A Fundraiser

mat_gauthierA big reason why a variety show is ideal to raise funds for a non-profit is that if you deliver a good quality show that is enjoyed by a broad based audience, it’s something that you can set up on an annual basis. A great venue and great entertainers are what will bring people to your fundraisers over and over again.

There are ways to creatively raise money for your charity when you hold a variety show event. Revenue is mainly generated through ticket sales or the door fees to get into the event. Sometimes, having a well known entertainer can really bring in the crowd. Some entertainers’ style of engaging the audience crowd is to build a friendship with them over time while others can engage and develop a rapport with the audience quickly.

If a variety show is well-attended and the audience is on their feet, laughing and applauding, the event is a success. The main point to remember is to make sure you hire professional entertainers experienced with performing at fundraisers and they are the type of performers appropriate for the audience. As well, there are a diverse range of entertainers that are ideal for a fundraiser event, including comedians, magicians, mentalists, comedian impressionists, illusionists and more.

Mat Gauthier is an extremely talented singer, comedian, musician, songwriter, and impressionist. Mat’s powerful 5 octave range allows him to cover genres of music from the 50′s to the music of today. His 5 octave range takes off a lot of the limits as to who he can imitate. It gives him an edge when he does impressions of females, like Edith Bunker. His range allows him to sing songs by Sinatra, Axl Rose, Andrea Bocelli, Sonny & Cher, Phantom of the Opera, Ozzy Osbourne, Steve Perry…..and the list goes on. Mat is overwhelmed by the tremendous response from people when the shows are finished. People tell him that they laugh so hard they cry. For more information on corporate entertainment you can go to

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