Physicians take the stage to show off talents for charity
Local doctors will be taking part in the second annual “Physicians Talent Showcase” at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at The Harriett Himmel Theater at CityPlace.
This one-of-a-kind concert will feature ballroom dancers, vocalists, a classical guitarist, an all-physician band and a country western singing hospital CEO. Money raised from the event will go to Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches Inc. and Kretzer Piano Music Foundation.
Local doctors participating in this year’s concert include Dr. TimAbou-Sayed; Dr. Marie Ambroise Thigpen; Dr. Robin Arrigo; Dr. John Fernandez; Dr. Sarah Ferrer-Bruker; Dr. Kenneth Fuquay; Dr. Xavier Garcia; Dr. Jeronimo Guzman; Dr. Dan Higgins; Dr. Linda Kiley; Dr. Jose Navarro; Dana Oaks; Dr. Thomas Rowe; Dr. Robin Shecter; Dr. David Soria; Dr. RichardWayne; Dr. Maureen Whelihan; and Dr. Jack Zeltzer.
“We are thrilled to again be a part of the ‘Physicians Talent Showcase,’” said Wendy Tippett, CEO of Adopt-A-Family. “Last year’s concert was just fantastic with all the talented doctors. We so appreciate Kathi Kretzer and the doctors coming together again to help support our Project Grow program.”
Last year’s concert raised $38,000 for Adopt-A-Family.
Sponsors of “Physicians Talent Showcase” include Kathryn Fox; PalmsWest Hospital Medical staff; JFK Medical staff; Jupiter Medical Center; Jules & Shirley Arkin; LKD Certified Public Accountants; Raymond James Financial - Palm Beach; Guia Brown and ChungWong; medical staff of West Palm Hospital; and medical staff of Jupiter Medical Center.
Kretzer Piano Music Foundation is a nonprofit dedicated to providing opportunities for children who need assistance in receiving music instruction. Adopt-A-Family is a nonprofit dedicated to restoring stability and self-sufficiency to families in crisis.
Tickets to “Physicians Talent Showcase” are $50. They are available through Complete Ticket Solutions at 866-449-2489. They will also be available at the door on a first come, first serve basis.
For additional concert information, call Kretzer Piano at 561-748-0036.
Dr. Xavier Garcia
Dr. Jeronimo Guzman
Dr. Marianne Carroll
Dr. John Fernandez