Sending Hayley to the Open Jar

My name is Hayley Smith & I'm a theatre student at McNeese State University. I was recently accepted into the prestigious Open Jar Institiute in New York City for the week of August 4th-8th. The Open Jar Institute is New York City's most Broadway-integrated actor training program and it provides 60 select students with intensive one-to-one training with some of Broadway's biggest stars, performers, directors, choreographers, agents and casting directors.

I would get the chance to spend one week in New York City working in intensive master classes, workshops, and classes with Broadway's best professionals. I would also get the chance to see the newest Broadway shows each night, take backstage tours and meet the cast of Broadway shows, all in preparation of my future in theatre.

I'm asking for my tuition to the institute and my airfare to New York only because times are a little hard with my family. My dad was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer last year and money has been really tight with our family since he can no longer work. The only way I can afford to attend this institute is if I raise the money myself and I intend to do so without asking my parents for money.

I would need $350 for my plane ticket and $2,875 for my tuition. This would be the chance of a lifetime and I would just love to take complete advantage of it. I've been involved with collegiate, community and professional theatre and I feel like this would be a great way for me to grow as an artist. And who wouldn't want to learn from the best in New York City? Thank you in advance for even taking a glance at this page. I appreciate everyone's support tremendously!
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