Rachelle and Ed Begley Jr. at the Cirque du Soleil opening night gala to benefit One Drop Foundation and Heal the Bay. Begley called the show "amazing" and declared he would return with his daughter. Some came for the circus; others for the cause. But no matter the reason, the evening raised an estimated $250,000 each for Montreal-based One Drop, which was launched by Cirque founder Guy Laliberte and supports access to clean water for all people, and Heal the Bay, which protects Southern California's coastal waters.
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