When Glamour in Hisarönü offered to hold a fundraising event for Yaşam İçin Yarış (Race For Life Turkey), we knew it would be a fantastic night out.

Neither the Yaşam İçin Yarış team or Glamour have held an evening purely dedicated to fundraising before however, undeterred, they set out to make it happen.

Little did they know just how fantastic a night it would be…

On Wednesday evening the gorgeous Glamour Girls, Miss BeeHave, Miss Noxi and Joanna Play performed to an almost full house.

The show was a mixture of the two regular shows held throughout the summer season with an extra special twist at the end. It also included a raffle and silent auction with prizes donated by locals and businesses.

The show

Fronted by the fabulous Miss BeeHave, the Glamour Girls performed a veritable cabaret of songs by, amongst others, Tina Turner, Liza Minelli and Cher and from The Sound of Music, Disneys the Little Mermaid, The Wizard of Oz, Sister Act and Evita.

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Fronted by the fabulous Miss BeeHave
A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Joanna Play as Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz
A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Evita
A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Miss Noxi sings Tina Turner
A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Joanna Play as The Little Mermaid
A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Cher – “If I could Turn Back Time”

Audience participation

This isn’t a show where the audience sit, watch and applaud politely at given intervals. Members of the audience are invited, chased or dragged into getting up on stage and taking part in the show. It’s all part of the fun…

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

The finale

Every show has a grand finale and Glamour is no exception. What better end to this fabulous show than a song from The Greatest Showman.

This is Me

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
“This is me”

We’re not giving too much away! You’ll have to go and see the show for yourself.

How much did they raise?

Glamour and the show raised an incredible 14,150TL for Yaşam İçin Yarış. The money raised will go towards diagnosis, treatment and awareness of cancer in Fethiye and the local area.

Thank you to…

The Yaşam İçin Yarış team would like to extend a massive thank you to everyone involved for making the evening such a huge success.

The Glamour Girls – Miss BeeHave (Clark. W. Burton), Miss Noxi (Jay Myers), Joanna Play (Darren James).

Lisa Köse and the Glamour team (who worked an extra shift to support the event)

A Fundraising evening with the Fabulous Glamour Girls
Lisa (Centre) and the Glamour Team

Susan Wiggins and Maz Gollancz (who came up with the idea), Hannah Kaba, Pamela Gittins, Anna McKeever, Christine Marley. Everyone who helped with ticket sales.

Everybody worked incredibly hard to both beforehand to make the show happen, and on the night.

Chris and George Rimmer, without whom Yaşam İçin Yarış wouldn’t happen in Turkey.

Thanks also go to the following people and businesses who donated prizes for the raffle and silent auction:

King’s Garden, Babzen Kebab, Helen Watson, Margaret Gill, Shanghai Blues, Karen Okka, The Mulberry Tree, Yesil’s Kelebek Ev, Tangala Evi, Doreen Hepworth, Beauty by Hannah, Cathy Cannon, Seaside Travel, Ottostop Design, Sue Wiggins, Maz Gollancz, Chris Rimmer, David Bennett, Lady Glitter Sparkles.

And last but definitely not least, all you lovely, generous people who bought a ticket and came along on the night.

If you would like to know more about Glamour, click here to read our previous article.

Yaşam İçin Yarış (Race For Like Turkey)

If you want to know more about (or register to take part in) Yaşam İçin Yarış, click on the links below.

Yaşam İçin Yarış (Race For Life) 2018 – everything you need to know so far

Yaşam İçin Yarış (Race For Life Turkey) – Registration Points – Open Now!

All that’s left for you to do is register and we’ll see you on the 14th October! 

 

 

 

 

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