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The Thing About the Dream (Vertigo Productions)

Raised toward our $2,000 Goal
17 Donors
Project has ended
Project ended on March 04, at 01:01 AM EST
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February 20, 2023


WOW! I don’t know about you, but meeting our goal is so close it’s like we can taste it. Let’s keep up the momentum and keep giving and sharing with others! Thank you all so much for your contributions; you’re all part of this show now!

50% of the way there!

February 16, 2023

We’re now halfway to our goal!

What an amazing campaign. We’re so lucky to have all of your wonderful support! Please continue to give to help us reach 100% of our goal!

Catalyzer is Live!

February 09, 2023

Our Vertigo Catalyzer campaign is now live! Thank you so much for supporting The Thing About the Dream! We are already 25% of the way there! This play is unique in its focus on student written work and the often ignored South Asian experience. Help us bring this new perspective to life! Your gift will help us rent lights; fund props, costumes, and other design elements; and help fund theater made by Northwestern students FOR Northwestern students. Please share this campaign with anyone you think may be interested in helping us create an amazing production!

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Tip the Swiggy driver!

Pay for props to help the show pop!


A new pressure cooker!

Buy Aunty a new pressure cooker so she can keep spoiling her son


Gas money...

Help Rehka and Sheila stake out potential suspects!


Chai and samosas!

Feed our cast during tech week and long builds!


Bail money for Rehka!

Support our costume designer's vision to bring these characters to life!


Fund Rekha’s dream!

Help Pay for our sets and lights to make our world of Bangalore come to life and makes our dreams come true!

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