Help Make "The Books of Ruth" EP Album

"The Books of Ruth" is a new original musical by student playwright and composer Joy Heino. A retrospective drama dealing with the choice between fiction and reality. Ruth, an old "never-was" whose dreams of writing the wrongs of the un-happy ending to Thomas Mallory's Le Morte D'Arthur and living the fairytale herself are crushed by a series of strokes which leaves her with the inability to read or write. We follow the story through her eighteen-year-old daughter, Quinn, as the family falls apart, secrets are revealed, and ghosts from the past determine the future.
This show has been showcased in 2 concert readings, and from there, been edited. It is now at a place where we are preparing to present the work in front of potential producers and investors. To do so, one of our main goals is to record a few of the songs from the show to create a sampling of what this show has to offer. We have partnered with a local recording studio, Canto Studios, and are now trying to come up with the funds to pay for our time there. Any donation you can offer will be accepted with the utmost gratitude, as we really believe in telling this story.
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  • Marshall Hopkins 
    • $10 
    • 21 d
  • Amy Kerr-Jung 
    • $50 
    • 21 d
  • Christina McMahon 
    • $50 
    • 21 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $160 
    • 21 d
  • Melody Knopf 
    • $25 
    • 21 d
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Organizer

Lena Pirt 
Organizer
Springfield, OH
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