All posts by Elayne Boosler

November 5, 2015 — Pierce College Concert Hall, CA. “Rescue – A True Story”

Elayne Boosler performs her original composition (book – Elayne, music – Carol Worthey) “Rescue – A True Story“, which had its debut at the Glendale Philharmonic. Commissioned by Glendale Phil director and world renowned cellist Ruslan Biryukov, Ruslan will again be playing amazing cello for this performance. We are proud to be invited to grace this beautiful new concert venue.

Annie, one of Elayne and Bill’s rescued “kids” who served as inspiration for “Rescue..”


Elayne and Ruslan after performing “Rescue” with the Huntington Beach, CA, Symphony, June, 2015.


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October 24, 2015 — Evening at the Stray Cat Club, Beverly Hills, CA

Elayne hosts the once-a-year gala for L.A.’s Stray Cat Alliance. Held at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills, the evening promises to be a fantastic night of fun. There will be Stray Catinis, tarot readers, animal psychics, amazing food and drink, games, magicians, live and silent auctions, a great show and awards. Most importantly, the evening raises the funds needed for Stray Cat Alliance to continue its important work of spaying/neutering stray cats and preventing lives of hardship and danger on the streets. They’ve already spayed/neutered 16,000 cats, preventing the suffering and death of unwanted and homeless animals. They also help feed the feral colonies once the spayed/neutered cats are returned to their packs. Come help celebrate their 15th year of building a no-kill nation, one cat at a time.


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October 11, 2015 — UCB East Village, NYC. Hosting the Andy Kaufman Award, 2015

What a great night this is going to be. Eight finalists competing for the (11th) Andy Kaufman Award, 2015. Past winners include Kristin Schaal and Reggie Watts. Andy’s brother Michael (and sister Carol), and Elayne Boosler (host), will be sharing stories and insights into the great comedian. A special Andy Kaufman pizza, provided by Two Boots Pizza, is included in your ticket price, plus many more surprises. The first part of the evening will be the competition. Then pizza! Then a special showing of a rare Andy Kaufman special, provided by Michael Kaufman. A special Andy Kaufman Award 2015 t-shirt will be sold to benefit (Elayne Boosler’s) Tails of Joy ( Seating is limited so get your tickets now!