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Fall Cahn (Sit & Spin Productions)

$5,416
108%
Raised toward our $5,000 Goal
57 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on November 28, at 07:00 AM EST
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Fall Cahn (Sit & Spin Productions)

What is Fefu and Her Friends?

Fefu and Her Friends is an immersive play written by Cuban-American playwright María Irene Fornés. Set in pre-feminist America, it explores the relationships within a group of old college friends and former lovers and what it means to be women in a male-dominated world.

The audience will be led throughout Cahn Auditorium and allowed to witness the subtle nuances and underlying tensions that gird the relationships between the characters, and see it amplified by Fornés’s simultaneously prescient, daring, and absurdist text. With the direction and vision of Morgan Rielly ’19, this show will provide audiences the rare opportunity to explore an entire world and question how they create gender norms and societal standards.

 

Who We Are:

The show is presented by Sit & Spin, a not-for-profit student theatre group committed to expanding the definition of theatre and exploring unconventional works.

A team of more than 50 people is collaborating to orchestrate every aspect of this challenging production. From set design to fundraising to outreach, the production serves as an opportunity for collaboration on a grand scale.

 

Our Goal:

A production of this scope and scale is particularly challenging because every area of Cahn will need to be transformed. Our goal is to at least $5000 to help our show come to life.

 

How To Help:

We have set high goals for this production and need your support to accomplish them!

  1. Make A Gift. Your tax-deductible gift will help us stage the production with professional-quality equipment and materials and provide rare design, management, and marketing learning opportunities for more than 50 students.

  2. Spread The Word. Share our project with your friends and on Social Media via the links above.

  3. See Our Show. We hope to see you on November 30 and December 1 when we make Fefu’s world come to life!

Levels
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$10

One Mask

Gifts at this level will furnish the purchase of one mask to complete an ensemble member’s costume.

$20.19

Period Footwear

Gifts at this level will cover the one-week rental of period footwear for a cast member.

$50

Period Costume

Gifts at this level will cover the cost of a full period costume for one cast member.

$100

Professional-Quality Lights

Gifts at this level will pay for the one-week rental of a professional LED ellipsoidal lighting fixture for our lighting team.

$250

Performance Space Rental

Gifts at this level will cover the cost of space rental for one of our performances.

$500

Lighting Rental

Gifts at this level will cover one half of our total lighting rental budget or roughly three days of rehearsal in the theater.

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