Published DateLACONIA — Team Cleveland is hosting an adult comedy night at the Margate Resort on Saturday May 4 to benefit Diane Cleveland. There will be raffles to go with the adult comedy show that evening.
"Wicked Funny" Northern comedian Bucky Lewis is scheduled to perform his one-man adult comedy show at 8 p.m.
Two and half years ago Diane was diagnosed with Inflammatory breast cancer. From the beginning she has had a great group of family and friends to do everything they can to support her. Last year she walked in the strides against breast cancer walk. After the walk she was heard to say "This was the first step in my fight and I can tell you that it was a great thing." This walk helped her relies she is not alone and if others can fight so can she.
Currently she is in stage 4 breast cancer that has gone to her bones and has a hole in her hip and
multiple holes in her spine. Last year she had a double radical masectomy and everything was great. Her cancer was shrinking and got married to the love of her life in November. Things were looking up until March 19 when she was told she had a 2 cm brain tumor and had surgery on March 28 to remove the tumor. She still undergoes chemo treatments three times a month.
"I am going to win this battle. This has changed my life and my familiy's lives. My two children and
husband now worry about me and help take care of me. They are great. This is not what I wanted for my family. Sometimes it suck what life deals you. Keeping positive is the best thing and the hardest thing that I can do. I may have cancer but cancer does not control me. "
Bucky Lewis presents high spirited one-man show with a cast of many dysfunctional characters. "I call my show the 'Bucky Lewis Experience' because it incorporates the whole dynamic of a live one-person show: physical, stand-up, and character comedy, mixed with live music, songs, spontaneous and audience interactivity", Lewis says.
Tickets may be purchased on location at the Margate Resort the night of the show, and at Hannafords in Gilford. Tickets are $20 per person, and doors open at 6:30 p.m. and show starts at 8 p.m. For more info on the event and tickets, call Staci at 520-6464, or Angela at: (603) 455-6493.
Comedian Bucky Lewis (Courtesy photo)