Comedy Death Ray announced the 9th Annual ANNUAL XMAS NATIVITY PAGEANT at the UCB Theater – LA to benefit the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. Tickets for the Dec 14 spectacular goes on sale Sun, Dec 5 at noon with 100% of the proceeds going to the food bank. With more than 1.6 million LA County residents struggle with hunger, Scott Aukerman and friends have stepped in once again to lend a hand.
This year, the team is organizing its First Annual Comedy Death Ray/Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre A Community Gives Back With Hands Helping Other Hands Holiday Volunteer Event. Volunteers interested in helping put food kits together that will be going to senior citizens on Dec 11, can email Kulap or June at HelpingIsHot@gmail.com.
And then there’s this video to help promote their cause:
In other CDR news, out now is the Comedy Death Ray Christmas CD featuring “your favorite comics recording all-new holiday classics you and your loved ones will enjoy for years to come. All proceeds go to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank.” Included is the new single (video above) “We Are The World 25.75.” Digital copies of the CD are available at comedydeathray.com.
Artists on this epic CD include Sarah Silverman, Kevin Nealon, Thomas Lennon, Laraine Newman, Garfunkel & Oates, Doug Benson, Casey Wilson, Jen Kirkman, Paul Scheer, Scott Aukerman, Neil Hamburger, Matt Besser, Natasha Leggero, Duncan Trussell, Aimee Mann, Rich Sommer, Paul F. Tompkins, Maria Bamford, Nick Thune, Kurt Russell, Jimmy Pardo, Dana Gould, Tig Notaro, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Chris Hardwick, Mike Phirman, Gable Nealon, Matt Braunger, Drew Droege, Kumail Nanjiani, Randy & Jason Sklar, Brent Weinbach, Chris Fairbanks, Howard “Dragon Boy Suede” Kremer, Cracked Out & Brody Stevens.