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Project Update

Visual Arts

Inspiration. A mural for the Owatonna Arts Center Library

by Lynette Yencho

July 26, 2016 It's my birthday and the assembly day of the mural project. I am loving my life and the people in it! Today, I took the last two panels to the Arts Center and they are commencing to put it all up the next few days. They will be open to view on Sunday, July 31, at 3 pm....

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Jul. 28th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

HUNTING LOVE

by Susan-Jane Harrison

Apologies: Opening has been postponed one day to July 30th not one week.

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Jul. 28th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

HUNTING LOVE

by Susan-Jane Harrison

NEW OPENING DATE! Dear friends and patrons of the arts, First of all, please allow us to express our appreciation for your interest and anticipation for the opening night of HUNTING LOVE. Regretfully, we will be postponing the performances of HUNTING LOVE for one week. Due to a...

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Jul. 28th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Visual Arts

Florida Dance Theatre taking it to another level at The Battery Dance Festival

by Carol Erkes

Good Evening, Thank you to our anonymous donor. We truly appreciate your support! Our words can not express the gratitude we feel to all of you for believing in us, our talent, gifts and dreams. It's people like you that inspire us everyday to get back up, get in the studio and reach a little...

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Jul. 28th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Literature, Visual Arts

Keeping the Faith: The Prison Project

by Pat Graney Company

Wow, what a month it has been!! Our performances on June 24 and 25 were STUNNING (I cried every show, for almost the entirety of every show). Afterwards, audience members shared their inspiration and gratitude for the performers, who in exchange got to speak to their own experiences. A most...

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Jul. 27th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Theater Arts

Wannabe

by Branson Zimmer

First Thank You Video!!! This video goes out to two amazing individuals who have contributed towards my campaign. My Parents! They are my rock and I would not be where I am today without them.

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Jul. 27th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Visual Arts

Florida Dance Theatre taking it to another level at The Battery Dance Festival

by Carol Erkes

Good Morning, Thank you to Cathy Farrell and our anonymous donor for their support on the matching challenge yesterday. We are so grateful for your support in what we are working towards achieving at Florida Dance Theatre. 12 days to go!

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Jul. 26th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

HUNTING LOVE

by Susan-Jane Harrison

Come celebrate with us on Opening Night!

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Jul. 26th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Theater Arts

LAM-ANG - Journey of a Hero (A Filipino play with movement and music)

by Joyce Lao

We would like to thank Samantha Manas for her generous donation! Please share! We only have 12 days to raise $2,500!!

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Jul. 25th, 2016

Project Update

Media

Carmilla

by Rika Ohara

The Altiverse rolls along. Opera "The Giaour" will have another showing at Rialto Theater, Pasadena in August. With: Joseph Gárate as Lord Byron, Charles Lane as the Nubian and Will Salmon as Fisherman.

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Jul. 24th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Visual Arts

Florida Dance Theatre taking it to another level at The Battery Dance Festival

by Carol Erkes

Good Morning! Thank you to Patricia Ahler and Roxanne Loughlin for their awesome donations to our project. We are at 14 days to reach our goal!! This is a very exciting time. Tomorrow is the match challenge where your donations to this campaign will be doubled by the Hatchfund organization. Your...

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Jul. 24th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Full Circle.

by Matthew Usinowicz

New work in progress!!!

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Jul. 23rd, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Theater Arts

LAM-ANG - Journey of a Hero (A Filipino play with movement and music)

by Joyce Lao

We would like to thank our donors! Please don't forget to share our page!

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Jul. 21st, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

HUNTING LOVE

by Susan-Jane Harrison

We can't wait for you all to hear the score for HUNTING LOVE by composer/lyricist Rona Siddiqui! Here's a shot of the musicians at rehearsal tonight. Get your tickets at http://m.bpt.me/event/2559842

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Jul. 20th, 2016

Project Update

Media

Love Is Dead!

by Seanie, Amanda, Myles, Ashton & Josh

To all our badass Hatchfund backers - thank you so damn much for your support, we raised over $10k that will be immensely helpful in developing the project and serve as a huge catalyst for the rest of the fundraising efforts necessary to bring this baby to a screen near your face at some point...

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Jul. 20th, 2016

Project Update

Media

Bruising for Besos

by Adelina Anthony

Dear #B4B familia, We just had a sold-out screening of Bruising for Besos with Outfest. Thank you so much to everyone who came out to support us! If you did not get in, please note that we will be posting details on our social media sites for a Los Angeles (Chicano International Film...

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Jul. 20th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Theater Arts

LAM-ANG - Journey of a Hero (A Filipino play with movement and music)

by Joyce Lao

Rehearsal with the Asst. Director, Nathaniel!

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Jul. 19th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Alaska's Bristol Bay

by Carl Johnson

I was interviewed this morning by Anchorage CBS affiliate KTVA during their "Daybreak" program. Here is the interview! http://www.ktva.com/where-water-is-gold-photographer-captures-faces-places-of-bristol-bay-442/

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Jul. 19th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Visual Arts

Circle, Michigan - One Hour TV Pilot

by Matt Croyle

Just a couple of photos for everyone! We're still in principal photography. One is a behind-the-scenes slate, and the other is a screen grab of footage from the actual production. We're having an amazing time putting Circle, Michigan together for everyone! More updates coming soon! - MC

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Jul. 18th, 2016

Project Update

Dance

Catapult Dance at Broadway Performance Hall

by Michele Miller/ Catapult Dance

Here are some photos from our launch event! Enjoy!

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Jul. 18th, 2016

Project Update

Dance

Catapult Dance at Broadway Performance Hall

by Michele Miller/ Catapult Dance

Wow!! We are really moving! We have to raise just $2650.00 additional funds to guarantee our project gets funded!!! Last night's launch party/fundraiser was great. Thanks for all who attended and shared their impressions of the work. We read the cards you all wrote aloud after everyone left as...

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Jul. 17th, 2016

Project Update

Dance

Into Ice

by Alana O Rogers

We made our GOOOOOOOAAAAAAAALLLLL (and then some)! Thank you so very much to all that donated to our campaign and helped us cross the finish line! In fact, we made it $3,000 past our initial base goal for a whopping total of $9,000 raised. Thanks to you, Into Ice and all of our icy dreams will...

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Jul. 17th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Music, Theater Arts

The Black Crook: An Original, Magical, and Spectacular Musical Drama

by Joshua Gelb

Apologies for the radio silence, Patrons! We had some technical difficulties this weekend which has prevented me from immortalizing many of you on our patron gallery wall. But at long last, we've got some good news! Firstly, one of our generous donors has loaned us the use of her old...

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Jul. 17th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Hello supporters! First - apologies for two updates in a week but I wanted to let you know that we have hit our minimum and EVERY dollar you donated will come to our project! So THANK YOU! We continue fundraising for a month, so feel free to tell your friends ???? Second, tickets for...

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Jul. 15th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Visual Arts

ALTERATIONS

by Juan Carlos Zaldivar

Hello Alteration supporters! Your name is up in lights! Our website is now up and it is bilingual! http://www.AlterationsMovie.com please take a look and write to me with any typos, corrections or omissions. (Many eyes are better than two.) We are working hard on building the...

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Jul. 14th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Media, Visual Arts

Outside the Vortex

by Donna Sternberg, Meredith Tromble, Dawn Sumner

We are postponing our performances at UC Davis because of unforeseen difficulties with the venue. We're working to schedule a future performance in Northern California and will let all of our wonderful Hatchfund supporters know when that is.

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Jul. 13th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Pow Wow

by Robinson Devor

Breaking news from the 69th annual Locarno Film Festival: Pow Wow will have its world premiere as part of their extraordinary Signs Of Life program. The premiere will take place on August 4th in Locarno, Switzerland. Locarno is considered the Sundance of European festivals and this is an...

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Jul. 13th, 2016

Project Update

Crafts & Traditional Arts

Teaching studio

by Cheryl Costantini

WOW !!!! We did it! Thanks to the generosity of all of you, we made the goal! The studio is coming along and it looks like we are on schedule to open in the fall. I am so grateful to you all. Actually, i am blown away from all the support I have gotten and hope to see you all at the...

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Jul. 12th, 2016

Project Update

Music, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Mule Variations Midwestern Tour and Workshops

by Artistic Pride Productions (APPtheBand)

Another behind the scenes this one featuring company member Ben Curtis who talks about how art has influenced his life and the importance of Mule Variations.

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Jul. 12th, 2016

Project Update

Music

ORGANVM PERCEPTVS

by Happy Valley Band

This fall, Indexical will release our second major physical edition: the debut album by the Happy Valley Band, ORGANVM PERCEPTVS. Our crowdfunding sponsor Hatchfund has awarded our campaign extra time, and we're down to the last week. We've made our minimum funding goal, and we hope to reach...

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Jul. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Music, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Mule Variations Midwestern Tour and Workshops

by Artistic Pride Productions (APPtheBand)

Take a look at our latest behind the scenes featuring Ben Curtis. https://youtu.be/r1fbK3_zHC4

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Jul. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Music, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Mule Variations Midwestern Tour and Workshops

by Artistic Pride Productions (APPtheBand)

Huge thanks to Dewey Moss, Geralyn Pregent and Letitia Williams for their generous donations!

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Jul. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Media

Gold Star Short Film

by Karla Legaspy

Hi Fellow Gold Stars!!! We are happy to announce that Gold Star the short is now playing on PBS online film festival for the next 3 wks and is in competition with 24 other great shorts! YOU made this happen, now let's show the world the importance of advocating for young lgbtq youth and kids!...

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Jul. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

The Space Whale

by The Pier Group

You made this happen! We've reached our stretch goal of $25,000 with a day still left. The glasswork is coming along swimmingly (see what we did there?). Follow the link to see some of the breathtaking work being done. We're so grateful for each and every one of our donors!

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Jul. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

12th NIGHTed Summer Festival Showcase 2016

by Patrick McCarthy

https://youtu.be/pWPKU-H46WE = 12th NIGHTed youTube video promo .... enjoy

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Jul. 11th, 2016

Project Update

Theater Arts

Financial Slavery: The College Debt Sentence AT THE FRINGE!

by Jennifer Little

Wow! We have the BEST supporters EVER! We are only a few hundred dollars away from our mimimum and 40% of the way to our stretch goal! Whose says dreams don't come true?

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Jul. 10th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Visual Arts

Florida Dance Theatre taking it to another level at The Battery Dance Festival

by Carol Erkes

Alright Everyone, We are at 29 days left to reach our goal of $3500. We believe this opportunity will be one of the most pivotal events for us as a professional dance company, and we want you to be a part of it. Even though you aren't performing with us on stage, your contributions will lift...

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Jul. 10th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Media, Visual Arts

Outside the Vortex

by Donna Sternberg, Meredith Tromble, Dawn Sumner

Our performance in Los Angeles was a smash!! Good houses, great feedback from audience. It was such fun to do, we look forward to more work ahead! After a little post performance breather, we're working hard to get everyone their perks. Stay tuned.

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Jul. 8th, 2016

Project Update

Music, Theater Arts, Visual Arts

Mule Variations Midwestern Tour and Workshops

by Artistic Pride Productions (APPtheBand)

Co. Member Camila Camilo shares a personal thank you to a very special donor....

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Jul. 6th, 2016

Project Update

Media

Love Is Dead!

by Seanie, Amanda, Myles, Ashton & Josh

We worked out an extension on the campaign with Hatchfund because we didn't have enough time to bug you fifteen times a day while the LID stage play and catch 22 festival screenings were going on - so #keepfolanofftheroof? by spreading the word about #loveisdeadmovie? @...

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Jul. 6th, 2016

Project Update

Architecture & Design, Crafts & Traditional Arts

Make It Go - The Improv of Things

by Nathan Parker

Great interview with Espen Sivertsen from Type A Machines, the first group to kick off the Make It Go design challenge. He talks with Tom LaPorte about his process, and the evolution of distributed creativity.

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Jul. 6th, 2016

Project Update

Crafts & Traditional Arts

Teaching studio

by Cheryl Costantini

It is with great gratitude that i 'd like to share with you all that i am well over half way to reaching m goal of $15,000. I am blown away by the generosity of the 80 people that have so generously donated to far. The building has electricity and windows and a roof! My son has given his...

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Jul. 6th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Literature, Music

PALMS

by Paige Barnes

Hello! PALMS opens this Thursday! Hard to believe this moment has arrived. I am filled with joy and pride for this project. All the artists are giving it their full commitment and heart. Here are 2 photos from a recent run through. Also, to see how the set was built over 2 months...

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Jul. 5th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Visualizing Keweenaw History in the Eagle Harbor Store

by Cinelandia

Thanks to everyone for helping make this project a reality! We have spent the last week opening up the store and getting things ready to host events and visitors. Last weekend we had over 50 people stop in and enjoy the collection. Meanwhile, perks are on the way! The prints and membership...

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Jul. 5th, 2016

Project Update

Media, Music

Echozoo

by Michael McDermott

Hi everyone. Philly Voice did a great writeup and interview about Ecohzoo. The project would not be possible without your support. Thank you! Please share with your communities and help spread the word as we move closer to the funding goal in these last two weeks....

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Jul. 5th, 2016

Project Update

Visual Arts

Inspiration. A mural for the Owatonna Arts Center Library

by Lynette Yencho

Listening to "Purple Rain" on The Current and fireworks outside. What a fine finish for this part of the mural http://lynettestudio.com/muralzoom/finished-mural-june30-2016.html

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Jul. 5th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Visual Arts

Florida Dance Theatre taking it to another level at The Battery Dance Festival

by Carol Erkes

Good Morning & Happy Independence Day! Thank you to our anonymous donor. We are extremely grateful for all the support! 34 days left!!!

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Jul. 4th, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Music, Theater Arts

The Black Crook: An Original, Magical, and Spectacular Musical Drama

by Joshua Gelb

Happy 4th, patrons! As William Wheatley, producer of the original Black Crook, once said, "the day of all days will soon be with us, and I intend to celebrate it with the spirit and glory it deserves!" This has been such an absolutely incredible first week of the campaign. In only 5 days...

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Jul. 3rd, 2016

Project Update

Dance, Visual Arts

Florida Dance Theatre taking it to another level at The Battery Dance Festival

by Carol Erkes

Good Afternoon & Happy Sunday! Thank you to Mr. Ryan Ahler for his contribution to FDT taking it to another level. We are so grateful for everything everyone has done so far and will do. We appreciate you!

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Jul. 3rd, 2016