152
152
2

14 Little Red Huts

$8,815 of $13,200 goal

Raised by 160 people in 5 months
Created March 10, 2019

Holy Glasnost!!! Medicine Show Theatre Ensemble is invited to stage our production of "14 Little Red Huts" by Andrei Platonov at the International Platonov Arts Festival in Russia.

The International Platonov Arts Festival is providing us with an artistic fee as well as room and board for our entire cast and crew--11 persons in all......but....

......we need to get there. (And back!) Round trip cost is roughly $1200 for each member of our cast and crew.  And while our arms are strong and spirits high, we need help getting there.  (And back!) 
 
Given the current level of tension in the US-Russian relations, artistic exchange is a powerful way to demonstrate our peoples' shared commitment to peace and understanding.

Join with us by helping us get there.  (And back!)

37619496_1558647910427297_r.jpeg
Update 1:

A big thank you to all of our donors so far...! With your help, we are busy in rehearsal and prepping for our trip.  The big news is that 14 Little Red Huts has secured matching funds from a private donor.  Every dollar raised here on gofundme will be matched up to $5000!  Little by little, we are moving forward.

And to help with that forward movement, we have to send a shout out to Alan Winson. Alan is the host of UWS Neighbors podcast.  We were invited into the studio to have a conversation about 14 Little Red Huts. If you would like to listen, check the conversation out at upperwestsideradio.com. UWS Neighbors streams every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7pm.  Thanks for having us on, Alan.

37619496_1558647933768443_r.jpeg
Update 2:

Plane tickets have been purchased thanks to your generosity.  We are waiting for our visas to arrive. Things are shaping up nicely, thank you! And if you are in town this Saturday May 25th, we are having an Opening Showing of our production. You are invited to join us, see our work, drink a little wine and share your feedback.  This Saturday May 25th at 7:30pm at the Medicine Show Theatre 549 W52nd Street, 3rd Floor.  We hope to see you then!

And if you can't make it, we understand. And you can continue to support this project by sharing with your friends, on Facebook and Instagram....every little thing helps more than you can imagine.  Thank you again!

If we don't see you Saturday, we'll see you when we are back from Russia!
+ Read More
Fay here!

Dear friends, colleagues, neighbors, I cannot thank you enough for your contributions & for your kind words towards me. I am so grateful to all of you.

As I sit here at rehearsal, the value of this project becomes more & more clear. Your support & the contributions of everyone to this campaign is invaluable.
+ Read More

$8,815 of $13,200 goal

Raised by 160 people in 5 months
Created March 10, 2019
Funds raised will benefit:
Medicine Show Theatre Ensemble Inc
Certified Charity
+ Learn More
New York, NY
EIN: 237158715
How it Works
  1. You make a donation using a PayPal account or a credit/debit card to PayPal Giving Fund (a 501(c)(3) charitable organization).
  2. After the deduction of payment processing fees, PayPal Giving Fund delivers the funds it receives to the chosen charity on a monthly basis.*
* If, after reasonable efforts, PayPal Giving Fund cannot deliver donations to this charity, the funds may be donated to another charity per PayPal Giving Fund’s policies.
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
BC
$100
Bill Considine
1 month ago
$15
Anonymous
1 month ago
DC
$25
DANIELLE CARTER
1 month ago
LS
$50
Lauren Schmidt
1 month ago
SR
$25
Stephanie Rugoff
2 months ago
RW
$25
Rebecca Winson
2 months ago
EJ
$200
Eloisa James
2 months ago
EJ
$50
eric jagoda
2 months ago
$10
Michael Scholar
2 months ago
MD
$50
Myrka Diaz
2 months ago
or
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.