Shelton resident helps organize Cabaret fund-raising event

Dottie Kellersman of Shelton is a volunteer committee member for the Kennedy Center’s upcoming 23nd annual Cabaret event on Saturday, March 1.

This year there will be a rock ’n’ roll theme of “Raise Your Voice II”, with a choir of area rock stars competing for the top female and male vocalist of the evening.

Performers from all over Connecticut will vie for the vote of attendees, including Mia Fanali of Shelton from Mia & the Riff.

The Cabaret will take place at the Trumbull Marriott, 180 Hawley Lane. Cocktails and the auction preview start at 6:30 p.m., followed by the Cabaret and dinner at 8.

Tickets are $125 per person. Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit Kennedy Center Children’s Services. Register online at or call 203-365-8522, ext. 216.