Fierce Women Warriors Labor Day Event
08/26/2014

Comedy superstar Rick Overton is coming to Albuquerque to headline this Labor Day party in honor of the backbone of our community - working men and women.

Online PR News – 26-August-2014 – Albuquerque, New Mexico – Announcing the Fierce Women Warriors Labor Day Event, Monday, September 1, 2014 at Tractor Brewing Company, 1800 4th St NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Comedy superstar Rick Overton is coming to Albuquerque to headline this Labor Day party in honor of the backbone of our community - working men and women.

Enjoy local brews, groove to the smooth stylings of The Tracey Whitney Trio and kick things up with the pride of ABQ cabaret, Trixie con Queso, performing with the Cheesy Delights.

Select ABQ food trucks will be on hand & many additional special guests are scheduled to appear in a show of solidarity with local working people.

Emmy award winning comedy writer Rick Overton, a veteran of stand-up comedy and an expert satirist, brings his rapier wit center stage in this celebration of working class heroes. Called the "finest working comedian" by L.A. Weekly, Overton has been performing and honing his craft since the early 80s. This "thinking man's comic" has been described by fierce woman, comedy warrior Rosanne Barr as “a Rabbi to so many comedians”. Host of Overview with Rick Overton, the self described, "Imperfectionist" has starred in countless HBO comedy specials, Set List: Comedy Without a Net and boasts a string of film roles in comedy classics, including Groundhog Day and Mrs. Doubtfire.

Trixie ConQueso returns to New Mexico after performing at the WonderGround Variety Show in fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada this summer. She has performed at ABQ Pride and Taos Pride shows and also at the Jewel Box Cabaret. Her saucy act has been spiced up even further with the addition of her backup singers/dancers. The "Cheesy Delights", who up the amperage with their "bad" attitudes and age inappropriate outfits.

Vocal prodigy Tracey Whitney is set to deliver her many years of sultry singing, prolific songwriting and passionate performing experience to the Fierce Women Warriors event. Backed by a consummate group of musicians, the Tracey Whitney Trio, the ensemble flawlessly delivers R&B, Pop, and Jazz sounds of yesteryear.

Special guests to include many community leaders and advocates who champion social causes and empowerment. New Mexico Gubernatorial candidate Gary King will be in attendance with running mate, Debra Haaland to hear from the crowd. A special musical performance by King is also scheduled.

Host venue, Tractor Brewing Company is a proudly woman owned and operated Albuquerque business.