INDIANAPOLIS – On Saturday, April 25, 2020, at the Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Cancer Support Community Central Indiana (CSC) will celebrate its 20th year of hosting the annual comedy fundraiser, Laughing Matters. Headlining this momentous event will be Tony Award-winning actor, comedian, writer and producer, Martin Short.

“For nearly two decades, Cancer Support Community has made the word “cancer” a little less serious the night of our Laughing Matters event. It’s an evening to remember and celebrate all those impacted by this terrible disease but also as a reminder that sometimes, laughter is the best medicine. Proceeds from ticket sales come directly to Cancer Support Community and allow us to serve thousands of women, men and children with direct services each year,” Cancer Support Community Central Indiana President & CEO Eric Richards said.

Tickets start at $39.50 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 1 at and

Sponsorship opportunities, which include a reception with complimentary cocktails and dinner and a VIP meet-and-greet with Martin Short, are also available. To obtain a sponsorship packet or more information about Laughing Matters, call (317) 257-1505 or visit

About Cancer Support Community:

Cancer Support Community (CSC), servicing Central Indiana for the past 20 years, was founded as The Wellness Community-Central Indiana in 1995. Operating from the Paulsen Family Center, 5150 W. 71st St., Indianapolis, CSC is a member of a global organization that provides the highest quality social and emotional support for people impacted by cancer through a network of 50 licensed Affiliates, more than 120 satellite locations and vibrant online and telephone communities, touching more than one million people each year worldwide.

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