The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)

Hi Everybody  
I Got Accepted to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art! (RADA)
Acting Shakespeare Summer Course 2014
9 June to 1 August 

The Goal:
To be the most brilliant actress I can envision. When I was 12, I saw Richard Kiley in one of his final performances as Don Quixote in Man of La Mancha. There wasn't a dry eye in the house (including mine *sniff*). That was the moment I thought, "I wanna do that!" It is the vision I've held in my heart to pursue. And an 8-week immersion on RADA's stage, is truly beyond my wildest dreams. 

The Money:
The $ 21,700.00 covers
Tuition  5200 pounds ~ $ 8,739
(the exchange rate at the creation of this page)
Travel  $ 2,179 (rate at the creation of this page)
Lodging $ 6,000
Food $ 3,500
Trip Insurance $ 500
Miscellaneous $ 800

Your Perks:
(See Accompanying Reward on this page)
I hope my 'rewards' keep you involved in my forthcoming adventure. I will be updating this description page so you can find the link to my weekly UK experience, beginning the week of June 9th. 

Please remember, that NO donation is TOO small.
Every dollar gets me closer and closer to my dream and, I believe, closer to a brighter future than I can imagine.  And ". . . I can imagine quite a bit."  Ok, name the movie with this partial quote!  Sorry, I geeked out for a second!  But, go ahead . . name it!   ;-}

Heartfelt Thanks to you all, Your generosity is my blessing.
I'm Grateful and Excited Beyond Measure,

Judy Louise

ps  EVERYONE is getting some snail mail after I'm back home, so please include your mailing address. You might get it sooner!  

pps  I must thank James 'Skip' Torvinen for directing and shooting my beautiful GoFundMe film!!! Wahoooo!  And major thanks to David Haverty for his keen editors eye. You can find David at  Gentlemen, I could not have accomplished this without your time and expertise!

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Judy Louise Johnson 
Los Angeles, CA
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