WEEKEND AT THE RRAZZ ROOM — Anita Cocktail, Poppy Champlin, Julie Goldman, and Fortune Feimster

Anita Cocktail (aka, Leanne Borghesi)
San Francisco’s favorite Faux Drag, has the most voluptuous vocals in town!

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Seán Martinfield
Sentinel Editor and Publisher
Photo by Lynn Imanaka

San Francisco’s very own bawdy, blond bouffant Chanteuse is back! This Saturday, May 21st, the extra-fabulously diverse entertainer Anita Cocktail (aka, Leanne Borghesi) joins The Rrazz Room in her new late night series debut: THE ANITA COCKTAIL HOUR. Join the over-sized entertainer for a vibrant evening romp of comedy, campy cabaret and cocktails, with a twist of titillating musical stylings to tantalize and tease. A San Francisco treat of special guests and the down-home musical styling’s of: The BJ’s! This late night indulgence of fun and frolic is not to be missed! Catch Anita Cocktail belting out brassy blues by the Bay or hanging “perpendicular on a cable car” while entertaining audiences “two martinis at a time!”

THE ANITA COCKTAIL HOUR
SATURDAY – May 21st – 10:15-11:15 pm
With Special Guests: Sean Ray and “CabaRAY” and San Francisco’s very own beloved Sho- Ho and clownteuse Sara Moore. Portion of proceeds to benefit: AIDS LifeCycle.

FRIDAY – June 3rd – 10:15-11:15 pm
With Special Guests: San Francisco’s jazz cabaret artist Ben Bacot, “The Bass of the Bay”, Sho- Ho and clownteuse Sara Moore.

FRIDAY – June 24th – 10:15-11:15 pm
With Special Guests: Sean Ray and “CabaRAY” and San Francisco’s very own beloved Sho- Ho and clownteuse Sara Moore. Portion of proceeds to benefit: Project Open Hand.

Click on Anita’s cocktail to order tickets on-line:
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Poppy Champlin’s
THE QUEER QUEENS OF QOMEDY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON — May 22nd at 2:00 pm

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POPPY CHAMPLIN — JULIE GOLDMAN
Click here to purchase tickets on-line: QUEER QUEENS

Poppy Chamlin is a veteran comic whose sharp wit and intuitive jokes can penetrate the heart of any discerning audiences funny bone. Poppy erupts onto the stage and with a hip, fearless and in your face style of comedy that persuades the crowd to come along for a ride that is highly personal and completely relate able. Rapid fire jokes mixed in with her skewed take on life, topped off with a few short comedic songs, keeps her audiences laughing and coming back for more. Poppy is not a sadist, but she is most happy when she leaves her audience screaming, crying and doubled over in pain – with laughter.

Julie Goldman is a stand-up comedian and star of The Big Gay Sketch Show on Logo.
She’s written for TV and has acted in movies. She performs her comedy routine around the country and spoke to Lesbian Life about where she gets her inspiration for her humor. Visit Julie on-line: JulieGoldmanisreallypretty.blogspot

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FORTUNE FEIMSTER

Fortune Feimster has taken the Los Angeles comedy scene by storm and last year made her national TV debut on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” where she finished as a semi-finalist. Now Fortune is a full-time writer and performer on the E! Network’s popular “Chelsea Lately” show. In her spare time, Fortune travels the country doing standup, but can often be seen at the Hollywood Improv and the World Famous Comedy Store where she is a paid regular. She also happens to be a highly accomplished sketch comedian and improv artist and is a member of the prestigious Groundlings Sunday Company, which boasts such alumni as Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig, and Lisa Kudrow. While Fortune has already made tremendous strides in a short period of time, there’s no doubt this is only the beginning of what’s to come!
Click here to purchase tickets on-line: QUEER QUEENS OF QOMEDY

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