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Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event

Hockey Hall of Famer Luc Robitaille and his wife artist/author Stacia were honored on Friday at the COP 4 CAUSES "Golden Ticket" event for their years dedication to foster youth.

Among those in attendance at The Avalon Theatre in Hollywood were Pauley Perrette, Doris Roberts, Dawn Wells, Kate Linder, Tyrone Power, Jr., Carla Collins, Sean McNabb, Judy Tenuta, Mary Jo Catlett, Jack Betts, Patricia Morison, Erin Murphy, Moosie Drier, Downtown Julie Brown, Michael Mahoney, LA County Fire Chief, Daryl Osby and two to TV's most famous CHiPs, Erik Estrada and Larry Wilcox, as well as the evenings hostess, 17 time EMMY winner and FOX 11 LA anchor Christine Devine.

Proceeds from the evening will benefit Cops 4 Causes "Golden Ticket" initiative. President Founder and LA County Deputy Sheriff, Christopher Landavazo, said. "This program is committed to fostering a network of support for at-risk-youth, including Commercially Sexually Exploited Children (CSEC) by providing life-changing connections with police, fire and military professionals for both groups to attend theatre with theatre organizations like The Pasadena Playhouse. Deputy Landavazo also stated, "The support of the L.A. County Department of Children & Family Services (DCFS) and our theater community in Los Angeles has been amazing. We are looking forward to working together to provide foster youth with enrichment opportunities to experience the magic of live word-class theater."

Vegas Legend Frank Marino: Known as the "Queen of the Strip," Frank Marino sizzles in Divas at the Imperial Palace in Las Vegas. The 75-minute show features an all-star cast of superstar female impersonators who not only recreate celebrities like Britney Spears, Cher, Diana Ross and Beyoncé. As the show's emcee (Joan Rivers) Marino changes between every act bringing an international whirlwind of couture to the stage with each spectacular entrance. Marino is also an accomplished author, news commentator, columnist and spokesperson. His book "His Majesty, the Queen" was published in 1997. He also appeared in the movie "Miss Congeniality 2: Armed & Fabulous." The evenings entertainment featured "Frank Marino's Divas," direct from their Las Vegas stage, and offered some of the most talented female impersonators representing fan favorite, iconic & legendary performers including Joan Rivers, Diana Ross, Cher, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Pink, Dolly Parton, Katie Perry, Liza Minnelli, Reba McIntyre, Bette Midler, Tina Turner, and more!

"Luc & Stacia Robitaille truly embody the mission of our Golden Ticket program and have empowered countless foster youth via their Echoes of Hope foundation. As an organization representing 1st Responders, we are thrilled to have Luc and Stacia join us at our Golden Ticket benefit and to honor them both for their tireless efforts to help foster youth achieve great heights. They, have been strong advocates for foster youth and we are honored to have them be a part of this special night to help support LA County foster youth." A former left wing for the Los Angeles Kings, Luc currently serves as the King's President of Business Operations. On March 7th, he became the seventh Los Angeles sports icon to be honored with a statue in Star Plaza at Staples Center. In 2007, Luc and his wife Stacia founded the non-profit organization Echoes of Hope, with Stacia serving as Board Chair. Echoes of Hope strives to awaken the spirit of hope in the lives of emancipated youth and youth in need by providing the resources, knowledge, skills, love, and support they need to reach their full potential.

Cops 4 Causes is he first law enforcement, non-profit organization to be created to collectively highlight the philanthropic efforts of law enforcement. Our organization is comprised of all levels of peace officers, public safety officials, and friends and family of law enforcement who seek to raise funds and awareness to give back to our communities, support our military troops & veterans, and to aid families of law enforcement officers killed or gravely disabled in the line of duty. For more info visit: Cops4Causes.org

The Avalon Theatre is one of Hollywood's most historic landmarks. From The Beatles first West Coast performance in 1964 to ABC's hit television variety show 'The Hollywood Palace' to Sasha's first West Coast DJ residency, the theater at Hollywood & Vine has been a show business epicenter since opening in 1927.

Photos by Bill Dow

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Dawn Wells, Kate Linder, Patricia Morison, Judy Tenuta and Pauley Perrette

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Mary Jo Catlett and Patricia Morison

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Rocker, Sean Mcnabb, and Hostess, Christine Devine

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Organizer, Christopher Landavazo

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Larry Wilcox and Eric Estrada

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Christine Devine, LA County Fire Chief, Daryl Osby, Phillip Browning, Stacia Robitaille, Christopher Landavazo and Luc Robitaille

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Stacia and Luc Robitaille with Christopher Landavazo

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Downtown Julie Brown and Michael Mahoney

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Diva Cast

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Diva Beyonce

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Diva Diana Ross

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Diva P!nk

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Diva Rihanna

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Diva Frank Marino

Photo Flash: Vegas Divas & COP 4 CAUSES Partner for 'Golden Ticket' Event
Kate Linder, Mary Jo Catlett, Christopher Landavazo, Dawn Wells and Judy Tenuta



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