We are excited to invite you to a benefit performance of “Mira Que Nice!” written, directed, and performed by award winning comedian Elizardi Castro. Elizardi is bringing his latest show to New York City on Wednesday, October 4th for a one night only performance to benefit the Coalition for Hispanic Family Services. With over 200 sold out performances throughout the United States, Elizardi’s performances combine his Puerto Rican heritage with American culture to create a Spanglish riot of laughter. His animated and physical comedic style has made him an audience favorite everywhere he performs. Elizardi’s critically acclaimed shows have been featured in numerous publications and media including the Chicago Sun-Times, the Orlando Sentinel, Telemundo and Univision.
“Mira Que Nice!” is a performance that you won’t want to miss! This very special evening will take you to the upper west side of Manhattan, beginning with a cocktail reception to be held at 5:45 PM at Gabriela’s Restaurante, located at 688 Columbus Ave at 93rd Street. Just after 7 PM, a short walk to Broadway and 95 Street will bring you to the Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre at the Peter Norton Symphony Space (2537 Broadway) for an 8 PM performance of “Mira Que Nice!”
Join us and show your support for the children and families that we serve.Tickets for the cocktail reception and show are $150.00 per person. Purchase your tickets today at https://www.symphonyspace.org/event/9852 or the box office, and remember, seating is limited. Funds raised will benefit our youth programs serving over 1500 young people in eleven schools and two community centers in Brooklyn and Queens.
Sponsorship packages are available at various levels so that all of our vendors and supporters may participate (document is available on the right). Sponsors will be featured on our webpage, Facebook page and of course, on the evening of this charity event.
Whether serving children in foster care, mothers and babies at risk, or seriously emotionally disturbed children and
adolescents, Coalition for Hispanic Family Services highlights the importance of culture, heritage, family and
community in all of our programs. With 27 years of service and over 7000 children and families served annually, we take pride in bringing culturally competent, family focused, quality services to families throughout New York City.
Please join us for this very special evening of comedy and laughter. We look forward to seeing you on October
4th so that together we will strengthen our communities…one family at a time.
Contact Juli Lopez, Special Projects Assistant, at
718 497-6090 Ext. 355
We will get back to you as soon as we can!