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"MAKE IT BETTER" FEATURING WILL FERREL & FRIENDS TICKET SPECIAL THIS FRIDAY ONLY

Jan 20, 2010
<p style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;><em>Buy one ticket & get one free! All proceeds generated from this one time special ticket offer will go to the American Red Cross to support relief efforts in Haiti.</em></p> <p align=&#34;center&#34; style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;><em>Tickets in all price categories will be available for the Buy One, Get One offer on Friday, January 22nd from 10 AM to 10 PM.</em></p> <p align=&#34;center&#34; style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;><em>For one night only, Will Ferrel, Tenacious D and other comedians come together in &quot;Make It Better&quot; One Night of Comedy and Entertainment to benefit Pete Carroll's Non-Profit &quot;A Better LA&quot;</em></p> <p>January 20, 2010</p> <p><strong>Los Angeles (January 20, 2010)</strong> On Saturday, February 20, 2010, Will Ferrell will host &#34;Make It Better&#34; at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE, a night of comedy and entertainment provided by rock/comedy duo <strong>Tenacious D (Jack Black and Kyle Gass)</strong>, comedians <strong>Demetri Martin, Aubrey Plaza, Rob Riggle, Nick Swardson</strong>, along with <strong>Tim Heidecker</strong> and <strong>Eric Wareheim</strong> from the hit show<em>, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job</em>!. As an extended part of AEG's continued efforts in the Season for Giving, the STAPLES Center Foundation will host the &#34;One Night Only&#34; event at the AEG-owned venue. </p> <p>In light of the recent tragic events resulted from the 7.0 magnitude earthquake in Haiti, leaving thousands dead and even more without food and shelter, <strong>&#34;Make It Better&#34;</strong> will be offering a <strong><u>buy one, get one free offer for all tickets sold on Friday, January 22nd</u></strong>. Proceeds that are generated on Friday, January 22nd will go towards the Haiti relief efforts provided by the American Red Cross.</p> <p>Tickets are still available and are priced at $45, $79.75, $150 and $250. Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster locations, <strong>charge-by-phone (800) 745-3000</strong><strong> </strong>and at <a href=&#34;http://www.ticketmaster.com/&#34;>www.ticketmaster.com</a>. Sponsorship packages and VIP tickets are available by calling Levi, Pazanti & Associates at 310-201-5033. </p> <div style=&#34;text-align:center;&#34;> <strong>CATCH COACH PETE CARROLL'S FUNNY OR DIE DEBUT, STARRING </strong><br /> <strong>&#34;MAKE IT BETTER&#34; COMEDIANS ROB RIGGLE & AUBREY PLAZA AT <a href=&#34;http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/7178c18f5d/pete-carroll-s-new-job&#34; target=&#34;_blank&#34;>http://www.funnyordie.com/videos/7178c18f5d/pete-carroll-s-new-job</a> </strong> </div> <p><strong>STAPLES Center Foundation</strong> has established a number of partnerships in the Los Angeles community to assist charities in raising funds and awareness for their organizations with a special emphasis on the low-income neighborhoods surrounding the arena. The Foundation has donated nearly $10 million in financial and in-kind support to our nonprofit partners, helping to reach those in need. </p> <p><strong>A BETTER LA</strong>, founded by Pete Carroll, is a 501(c)(3) that unites local leaders from the private, non-profit, social service, faith-based, education and law enforcement sectors. We are committed to supporting Los Angeles communities in their goal to reduce violence by empowering change from within. By mobilizing the knowledge and skills within a community to inspire its individuals to dream, work and play without fear, we believe it is possible to build a better Los Angeles, one community at a time. For more information about A Better LA visit <a href=&#34;http://www.abetterla.org&#34; title=&#34;http://www.abetterla.org/&#34; target=&#34;_blank&#34;>www.abetterla.org</a></p> <h2>Media Contacts</h2> <p>Michael Roth<br /> <a href=&#34;mailto:[email protected]&#34;>[email protected]</a><br /> (213) 742-7155</p> <p>Cassandra Zebisch <br /> <a href=&#34;mailto:[email protected]&#34;>[email protected]</a><br /> (213) 763-7712</p>