About Laugh To End Alzheimer's
The Alzheimer's Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's. For more information, visit www.alz.or g/seva. Locally, the Alzheimer's Association Southeastern Virginia Chapter has been proudly helping those in need for the last 30 years in our 7,400 square mile area of southeastern Virginia. 24/7 assistance is available by calling 800.272.3900.
HEADLINER : CLETUS KASSADY
This fresh young comic has entertained audiences throughout the country. Whether delivering his timely, refreshing brand of stand-up, hosting an event, or performing in plays Cletus is sure to leave audiences laughing in the aisles.
“The environment that I was raised in gave me a unique perspective of life. We couldn’t afford a therapist so laughter became a REAL medicine.” Growing up in a single parent household Cletus developed a close, personal bond with his mother and other family members that can be heard as he sprinkles bits and pieces of his everyday life into his routine.
Cletus’ unique and clean style has provided him the opportunity to entertain audiences throughout the country. He has entertained numerous churches, corporate groups and charities through both his wit as a comic and his ability as an actor. He has graced the stage with comedians ranging from Ray Murphy, to BET’s Coming to the Stage winners Lil JJ and Joe Recca and Marcus Wiley from the Yolanda Adams Morning show. He has been cast in roles in numerous plays including, “God Knows My Heart" “Right Woman, Wrong Man”, “Silent Stories”, “No One’s Perfect” and “The Sidon Six” In addition to his roles as an actor and comedian, Cletus has dazzled audiences as an emcee for awards shows, banquets, celebrations, festivals and even weddings; opening for many nationally known artists in Hip-hop, Gospel and R&B Music. “I simply wish to use my gifts and talents, wherever God wants me too. I believe there are no limits to what I can do through God.”