Asheville comedy community raises $1,675 for family of Michael Roach

Press release from Funny Business at the Grey Eagle:

On Friday, July 20, the Asheville comedy community came together to raise $1,675 in proceeds for the family of the late local comedian Michael Roach.

Michael passed away suddenly in April, leaving his partner, Genevieve, who is expecting their only child this summer.

The Best of Asheville Comedy Benefit featured comedians who donated their performances: Cary Goff, Tom Peters, Hilliary Begley, Ben Atkins, Blaine Perry, Art Sturtevant, Kelly Morgan, Chesney Goodson, Moira Gorey and special guests!

Funny Business Agency and The Grey Eagle donated to the cause as well.

For more information or to donate directly, please go to

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