Nevada SPCA recently held their Animals in Wonderland Champagne and High Tea and Silent Auction, and the Las Vegas Entertainment community turned out to show their support for both NSPCA and the animals. The entertainers shared the Red Carpet with their furry friends from the SPCA. Hosting the Red Carpet was Jonathan Scott, seen Fridays at 9:00AM on The Vegas Morning Blend, on ABC-13.
Among the entertainers joining Jonathan on the red carpet was Cheryl Fortezzo Prater, Mrs. North America Globe, who was escorted by Betsy. Chris Phillips of Zowie Bowie, was accompanied by Tammy, and word is that Chris was looking for some hair gel so they would match. Anne Martinez, lead singer of PINUP and Peter Pavone, of Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack were led by Diesel. Chrissi Scinta, of The Scintas, made fast friends with Tammy.
Jason Feinberg, Fox 5 Anchor, proved capable of containing the wily Gretta. Jersey Boy Travis Cloer, made it a family affair, joined by wife Jennifer, of Peepshow and daughter Andi, who was entranced by Daisy. Jersey Boy Deven May and journalist Dayna Roselli were accompanied by Diesel. Mark Shunock, from Rock of Ages, was escorted by his wife, Cheryl and Betsy. Ricardo Laguna, MTV star and his mother accompanied Diesel. Entertainment reporter Alicia Jacobs joined Tammy on the red carpet as well. Tony Moreno, bass player for brother Frankie Moreno, escorted Betsy, Clair Sinclare, Playboy 2011 Playmate of the Year and currently starring in PINUP, cradled a bunny.
Others walking the red carpet included celebrity columnist Norm Clark, comic Sammy Shore & wife Suzanne, singer Pia Zadora and Paul & Carmen Shortino,
Opening the entertainment was Esteban, now performing at the LVH, was accompanied by his daughter Theresa Joy. Leading the band for the afternoon was the PINUP band, led by David Perrico. Joining Perrico on stage were Andrew Friedlander, Steve Meyer, Brian Czach and Josef Bobula. Perrico, wearing many hats, is opening his own show, Pop Evolution, at The Stratosphere on May 21st. Lead singer Anne Martinez, also of PINUP, started off the afternoon with the song “13 Men and Me”. That was followed by “Tangerine Honey”, composed by Stratosphere showroom mate Frankie Moreno, and topped off by “Put A Spell On Me”. Pia Zadora followed with “Old Black Magic” and was joined by her daughter Katie for “Happy Days Are Here Again”. Paul Shortino, star of Raiding the Rock Vault, provided the big finish with the Etta James tune “At Last”.
Board Member Dori Rosenthal commenting on the Nevada SPCA. “The Nevada SPCA is the only Privately Funded, No-Kill, Animal Shelter/ Sanctuary serving ALL ANIMALS in the Nevada Tri-State area. The Nevada SPCA updates it’s website with animals available for adoption everyday. Every time an animal gets a new loving forever home, we are able to save another life! We operate at full capacity at all times, and all donations support our mission of rescue and rehabilitation at The Nevada SPCA. You can follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, read our blogspot at NevadaSPCAblogspot.com or visit the website at www.nevadaspca.org. Come down to 4800 West Dewey Drive and see the animals available for adoption. Your life will be forever changed!”