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Literature, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Defining Home: A Multi-Media Approach to Storytelling

by Lindsay Stevens

Look at these awesome selection for the 3-sleeper camper, the cheapest option for rental, from Wicked Rental, and the one I would be renting with your help. Wicked Rental specializes in renting out campervans for individuals under the age of 25, so that means that there would be no additional...

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May. 28th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts, Visual Arts

I'm Bleeding All Over the Place: A Living History Tour

by Brooke O'Harra

Hello!!! I just want to thank you all as a group for your amazing support. Things really amped up with the matching donor! Yahoo. We were able to meet that matching goal in 15 hours. Another matching donor is willing to match us up through the $9000, once we hit $5000. So spread the word. We...

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May. 27th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Rita Harvey just got us 20% of the way to our STRETCH goal!!! Thank you! Can you join Rita and our other amazing supporters and give today?

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May. 27th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Thank you Rebecca Strum and Ashton Burrell for your donations!!! BAM! More voices in the revolution! Are you next?

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May. 27th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Resolution

by Michael Colvin

Poster Art by A.D.Bravo

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May. 26th, 2016

Project Update

Music

One Girl Town: The debut album by "raw & real" singer-songwriter Licity Collins

by Licity Collins

We Made The Minimum Goal! Hey folks, we just got to the $2500 minimum so that means that every dollar you donated will be a part of the album process. Thank you all so very very much. I am so honored to have your support, faith, and generosity. It absolutely takes my breath away. Big Hug,...

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May. 25th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Thank you Joe Norton and Amy Green and Karen Wade and Deborah Little and anonymous donors for getting us closer than ever!!! Join us today!!

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May. 25th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Media, Visual Arts

Outside the Vortex

by Donna Sternberg, Meredith Tromble, Dawn Sumner

Only 2 days to go!! Thank you to everyone who has become a part of "Outside the Vortex". Here's a poignant story of scientist Lise Meitner (1879-1969) that is part of our project. The computerized voice is by physicist Jim Crutchfield. Here’s the soundcloud link:...

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May. 25th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

WE REMAIN PREPARED

by the Satori Group

Our East Coast collaborators are beginning to arrive in Seattle and our residency begins in less than a week! Needless to say, we are all getting very excited! The residency this year is modeled after ARTBARN's history of living, rehearsing, building, and producing original work over a...

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May. 25th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Media, Visual Arts

Outside the Vortex

by Donna Sternberg, Meredith Tromble, Dawn Sumner

Dancer Nicole Powell with one of Meredith Tromble's drawings that emerged from the vortex.

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May. 25th, 2016

Project Update

Music

One Girl Town: The debut album by "raw & real" singer-songwriter Licity Collins

by Licity Collins

Super Close! Hey everyone, we are so close to meeting our goal! I am confident we will get there. Thank you for your support, for donating, sharing, and just being part of the circle of love! XOLC

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May. 24th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Music

SP3: an experiment in movement and sound by fidget.

by fidget

Hi everybody! Thank you so much for your generous support for SP3. We have 2 days left, and a gap to close in the amount of $2,725! We need your help...if anyone can contribute again, or share our campaign within your own networks, it will go a long way towards helping us meet our goal. With...

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May. 24th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Visual Arts

Wait Im Still Here

by Kevin Reem and James LeGoy

We want to thank everyone who has donated. We really appreciate it. As a way of saying thank you here is a clip from our film. Dr. David Cohen discusses how to taper off psychiatric medications. https://vimeo.com/166915189

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May. 24th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

This issue is growing more and more dire daily! We are working hard to continue conversations with colleges and politicians. And we appreciate your help getting our message out. Will join our revolution today?

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May. 24th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Essentia

by Angela Wales Rockett

I am so excited! A few days ago Essentia reached 25% of the minimum to get funded! To celebrate I decided to take a mini-adventure to the Oregon coast this weekend. I stopped overnight in Portland with a friend from art school and by the time I was actually on my way to the coast today Essentia...

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May. 23rd, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Inspiration. A mural for the Owatonna Arts Center Library

by Lynette Yencho

Approximately six years ago I was approached about painting a mural for the Owatonna Arts Center, Owatonna Minnesota. It was a great honor to be asked to do this for my hometown Arts Center as Owatonna has no shortage of good artists and it has a beautiful center. Many have seen this...

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May. 23rd, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Thanks to two anonymous donors, we are even closer to our goals!!! Will you join the revolution?

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May. 22nd, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

BANG! Two more donors and we are almost half way to our minimum!!! Thank you Hyarlien Moultrie and an anonymous donor for donating to Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence and helping us get to the Fringe and Performing the World. We have the BEST supporters!!! WILL YOU BE NEXT?

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May. 22nd, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

BANG! Thank you Yvonne Dallum for donating a second time to Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence and helping us get to the Fringe and Performing the World. We have the BEST supporters!!! WILL YOU BE NEXT?

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May. 21st, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Thank you Anand Weouthereman for your $1000 DONATION to Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence and helping us get to the Fringe and Performing the World. We have the BEST supporters!!! WILL YOU BE NEXT?

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May. 21st, 2016

Project Update

Music

The Gratitude Project

by Ilene Angel

I know, I know – you thought these project updates were over. And yet, here we are!!! I wanted to let you know about some really cool and exciting things happening with the project! First of all, there is a fabulous video now, giving everyone a sneak peek into the record and the people...

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May. 21st, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Art Glass/Terrazzo Benches, Public Art Seating for GreenARTery Perimeter Trail

by Susan Gott

Moving Forward! THANKS to Mary Reidemyer, Professor at Missouri University of Science & Technology who FLEW to Tampa and VOLUNTEERED her time all week to assist us with the fabrication of the hundreds of glass bits. From meetings with Steward-Mellon to picking up water-jet parts at...

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May. 21st, 2016

Project Update

Dance

7th Annual Fallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration Through Dance

by Tonya Amos

"We didn't come all this way for no two seats when all of us is tired. —Fannie Lou Hamer

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May. 20th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Lisa Braxton just joined our revolution! Thank you Lisa for the donation. Will you be next?

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May. 19th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Media, Visual Arts

Outside the Vortex

by Donna Sternberg, Meredith Tromble, Dawn Sumner

Here's a short rehearsal clip - enjoy!

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May. 19th, 2016

Project Update

Music

Project: 音 Sound 음

by Robert Heath

Congratulations to Nicky on completing her piece, "Indecision"! Written during a transitional period in her life, it reflects her personal experience and reaction to graduation and moving across the country.

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May. 17th, 2016

Project Update

Music

One Girl Town: The debut album by "raw & real" singer-songwriter Licity Collins

by Licity Collins

10 Days Left! We have 10 days left of the campaign and a ways to go! This is the perfect time to share with your networks, with your email list and let people know you supported the album. Thanks for gathering support. Remember, if we don't meet our minimum goal we won't receive any of the funds!

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Thank you Deborah Brevoort for donating AGAIN to Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence and helping us get to the Fringe and Performing the World. We have the BEST supporters!!!

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Wow! One day and we are 20% of the way to our minimum goal and 8% of the way to our total goal!! Will you be the next person to join?

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Media

The Spy Who Knew Me

by Lawrence Kern

We just cleared the $15,000 mark and so we are happy to release the next installment of our 5 for $5000 video series! Here are lead spy Tabitha Link (Rachel), mysterious jeweler Largo Vandal (Lucas), Army Lieutenant Thunderball Armstrong (Emily K), the quartermaster for UNITE Taylor Bluefish...

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Literature

Princess of Rome Book I: Caligula's Sister

by Savannah Thorne

"You'll never look at ancient Rome the same way again!" -Jenny Milchman, author of Cover of Snow and Ruin Falls

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

WE REMAIN PREPARED

by the Satori Group

Check out this incredible roster of designers we have working on WE REMAIN PREPARED. To learn more about Deb O, Jessica Trundy, Isabella Byrd, Lacy Katherine Campbell, Robin Macartney, and Montana Tippett, visit: http://tinyurl.com/z2qo63k. Thank you for supporting this exceptional group of...

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Essentia

by Angela Wales Rockett

Yep.

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May. 16th, 2016

Project Update

Media

Carmilla

by Rika Ohara

Yes! "The Giaour" teaser is here! featuring: Charles Lane and William Rootpeter, with music by Will Salmon, Rebecca Lynn and Breeze Smith. Here is the YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P597khZIjOg

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May. 15th, 2016

Project Update

Media

STUCK

by Jenni Tooley

To our beautiful backers! I want to let you know that every penny of the money that you donated will be going to the project. You may have noticed that our Target was reduced today to $18,500. Hatchfund believes in our project and our fundraising strategy so much that they decreased our...

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May. 14th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Essentia

by Angela Wales Rockett

La Push, WA Rialto Beach April 2016

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May. 14th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Help Payan Travel to Chile for Hemispheric Performance Encuentro in July

by Victor Payan

Thanks to the wonderful support we received yesterday, we achieved our Match Fund Challenge Match and are now firmly at $2,300. This means we are just $200 away from being funded, and all we need to get there is YOU! For the price of a venti mocha latte frappacino, you can help send an artist to...

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May. 13th, 2016

Project Update

Dance

7th Annual Fallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration Through Dance

by Tonya Amos

Fifty who?! Grown Women Dance Collective's Mindy Haywood honors BB King this year! "Sweet Little Angel" is a coy alter ego to her James Brown tribute.

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May. 13th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Essentia

by Angela Wales Rockett

Heading south along the Washington coast and the Olympic Forest, April 2016.

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May. 13th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

UnF*ck Me: Surviving as a Survivor

by Lauren Hind

WOW! Endless gratitude and appreciation for each and everyone of you! I am blessed to celebrate the success of my fundraising campaign within the warmth of your kindness, generosity, and compassion. I have raised 119% of my goal! A True miracle! Since launching this campaign, I have had the...

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May. 12th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Media

Where Women Don't Dance - A Documentary

by Nel Shelby

Hi, everyone! It was a wonderful surprise that the film was shown at both of Nejla's recent VA/DC shows. Showing the film alongside her solo work "What Dreams May Come" is working so well. Nejla said people were very moved and inspired by the film. This is what she wrote me: "People loved...

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May. 12th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Help Payan Travel to Chile for Hemispheric Performance Encuentro in July

by Victor Payan

Fundraising Update: $250 to Victory! Great News! We have raised $2,000 so far to attend the Hemi Encuentro in Chile and have secured commitments of $250 in matching funds, which means we only have $250 to raise to reach our funding target by Saturday's deadline! We want to extend a big...

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May. 12th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Inspiration. A mural for the Owatonna Arts Center Library

by Lynette Yencho

After painting it out in black and white, I rough in the color

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May. 12th, 2016

Project Update

Dance

7th Annual Fallen Heroes, Rising Stars: A Juneteenth Celebration Through Dance

by Tonya Amos

Excited to announce the official Juneteenth line-up! Halili Knox gives us a historical perspective Mindy Haywood honors BB King Kevin Boseman honors Ray Charles Tonya & Morris (Daddy) Amos honor Luther Vandross Daniel Marshall honors Phife Dawg Kevin Boseman honors Prince Germaul Gee...

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May. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Music, Visual Arts

Support the Artistic Bridge: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | SF/Bay Area

by FUTR Flying Under the Radar 2016

Thank you all for a successful campaign! The amount raised was substantial, but as a result of cataclysmic events in Brazil (the president is being impeached today, May 11, 2016) the country has been thrown into chaos. Logically, this has affected the plans for Co-LAB I in Rio. Our goals are no...

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May. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

WE REMAIN PREPARED

by the Satori Group

We are so grateful for all of the generous support we've received thus far. THANK YOU! Want to know about our inspiration for this piece? Check out the video below to hear from Liza Curtiss, Satori Company Member, Actor in WE REMAIN PREPARED, and part of the artistic producing team.

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May. 10th, 2016

Project Update

Media

STUCK

by Jenni Tooley

Hello! Do not underestimate the value of a $10 or $25 donation! If all 262 people who liked this page donated $10 we would be $2620 ahead! $25 each would get us nearly to our goal! There is power in numbers! Jenni

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May. 10th, 2016

Project Update

Literature

Princess of Rome Book I: Caligula's Sister

by Savannah Thorne

This is, without question, the most comprehensive video on the subject. Often, "history" programs still opt for entertainment, and only reiterate the gossip, Suetonius, as Robert Graves did in his I, Claudius. But I knew this was something different as soon as Mary Beard (eminent Latin scholar...

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May. 10th, 2016

Project Update

Music

One Girl Town: The debut album by "raw & real" singer-songwriter Licity Collins

by Licity Collins

Hey wonderful people! I just wanted to post a quick update. We are moving along bit by bit and I have faith that we will get to our minimum goal by our deadline. This is a great time for you to reach out to your network and let them know you've supported the project. I appreciate your support....

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May. 10th, 2016

Project Update

Dance

DanceFest Vermont

by Erika Lawlor Schmidt

Life is Like that, And so Is Dance! by Tara Verheide 4 May 2016 On April 29th & 30th, 12 dedicated choreographers and their incredibly diverse dancers, made their way onto the stage of Castleton University's Cassella Theater. They performed DanceFest Vermont's 2016 juried pieces, over 2...

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May. 9th, 2016