Mike DelGuidice and Big Shot to headline fund-raiser

The vocals and piano of Mike DelGuidice and Big Shot, the ultimate Billy Joel Band will perform for the seventh annual Magic Moments benefit at the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University on Saturday, April 6. The show is packed with hit after hit in a high energy, interactive stage performance in The Kelley Theatre. Songwriter and singer Beau Badrick will be the opening act.

This event is the main funding source for The Kennedy Center Autism Project, which helps more than 400 local children with autism and their families.

The evening will kick off with a cocktail party, food and silent auction at 7 p.m., followed by a concert performance in the Kelley Theatre at 9 p.m. A Black Box after party will cap off the festivities at 10:30 p.m., where you can meet all the evening’s performers.

Wines and spirits will be provided by Moet Hennessy USA and Harry’s Wine & Liquor Market. The event sponsors are Cindy and Jeff Dworken of Easton, and Monica and Shawn Matthews of Fairfield.

Individual tickets for the cocktail party and concert are $125 per person, while Black Box tickets are priced at $225 per person. Tickets can be ordered online at thekennedycenterinc.org or call The Kennedy Center at 203-365-8522, ext. 216.