Dolphy Aid Para Sa Pinoy Foundation, Inc. presents Dolphy Alay Tawa, a musical tribute to the King of Comedy slated on September 19, 7pm at the SM Mall of Asia Arena. Local A-list celebrities are gathering in this special concert to commemorate the colorful life of the Comedy King, Dolphy.
With its themes and narratives taken from the book “Hindi Ko Ito Narating Mag-Isa”, authored by Bibeth Orteza who is also the show’s scriptwriter, the concert promises to entertain the audience and remember Dolphy as the entertainer, uphold the mission of The Dolphy Aid Para Sa Pinoy Foundation, Inc, which in cooperation with SM Mall of Asia Arena, Bench, and PLDT is organizing the event with the noble purpose of sharing part of the concert proceeds to various noteworthy causes.
“We wanted to honor our father and celebrate his life so it was only natural to give back freely. Secondly, we wanted to thank all those who prayed for him and joined us in our grief by emulating his big-heartedness by sharing the donations we will receive from this tribute with philanthropic efforts”, shared the Quizon clan’s acknowledged spokesperson actor-director Eric Quizon.
Proceeds from the tribute will go to the Philippine Red Cross, specifically for disaster preparedness and its blood bank, Friends of Hope, Inc., to sponsor the building of a classroom at Emilio Jacinto Elementary School in Velasquez, Tondo, and Eye Bank Foundation of the Philippines, particularly on its education on eye care and corneal transplants.
A minimum donation of P150 is equivalent to one ticket at the General Admission, P250 for Upper Box and P450 for Lower Box. Tickets are available at SM Tickets; for more information, call 470222.