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"Turn That Thing Around" Goes to Chicago!!!

A project in by Aaron Harris Woodstein

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Jack, a bi college freshman, is in for the ride of his life after a HIV test. A 1059 mi car ride turns into a Full Blown Manic Episode!
Backers: 52
Average Pledge Per Backer: $89

Funded: $4,622 of $3,600
Dates: Jun 3rd -> Jul 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Aaron Harris Woodstein
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Latest News

Meet Our Costume Coordinator and Understudy! Plus New Funding Goals!

June 30th - via:
Meet Sharron Palm! Understudy for Actress 1, 2, AND 3 Sharron's Bio:Sharron is thrilled to be working with the Turn That Thing Around Team on this amazing production as her first official Chicago project! She is a recent graduate of The ACADEMY... (Read More)

Time for Some Stretch Goals!

June 30th - via:
We have achieved our basic level of funding! Now any money that we raise can undoubtedly be put towards the show. Here are our first two Stretch Goals! Our first goal is simple and will save us money.In our original production we used a new set of... (Read More)

Hey Everybody! We did it!!!

June 29th - via:
Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!!We have met our basic budget in funding! The whole team and I want to express our gratitude to the backers who got us this far! Anything we raise in funding from now on will be able to be used in our production. Now... (Read More)

We Are Within Reach of our Goal!!! It's Time for a Celebration of the Show!

June 25th - via:
This is an exciting day! We've reached 37 BACKERS and $3,328 of $3,600 in FUNDING!!! Sean Grady [Jack] (Left) and Nolan Valdivia [Actor in the Glass Box] (Right) And we could not have done it without YOU! Sean Grady [Jack] We love you too Jack... The... (Read More)

Race to the Finish Special!

June 23rd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Meet Our Fabulous Director!

June 23rd - via:
Meet Iris Sowlat! Iris' Bio:Iris Sowlat is thrilled to bring Turn That Thing Around to Chicago after directing its successful world premiere at Illinois Wesleyan University earlier this year. Professionally, Iris assistant-directed a workshop... (Read More)

Meet Our Composer and Sample Our Score!

June 22nd - via:
Meet Luke J McLoughlin! Luke's Bio:Luke McLoughlin grew up in the shadow of O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, IL. He graduated magna cum laude from Illinois Wesleyan University with a BA in music (concentration in composition) and English... (Read More) Data Bodes Well!

June 17th - via:
The data has us pointing towards our goal! Help us get there by sharing this idea with your friends! Data as of June 19th, 2015 Help us today with a pledge of $2 or more! (Read More)

Kicking it Forward Campaign

June 15th - via:
We are excited to announce that we will be joining the Kicking it Forward Campaign! This is a great way for us to give back to the community that has helped us so much. After all of our expenses including paying our employees, we will take five... (Read More)

Cast List! Cast List! Read All About It!

June 10th - via:
The News is Here!!!It is with great joy that we present to you our Chicago Cast for Turn That Thing Around: A Manic Narrator's Longest Ride! The amount of talent made for a tough decision, but we believe this will be an incredible ensemble. Jack-... (Read More)

Auditions are Today! Our first update!

June 8th - via:
Today 63 people will audition for a potential callback! It's wild to see that we've gotten so much interest for this up-and-coming show. I've got my purple pens and audition sheets ready so now it's time to go and drive to the theater. Expect to see... (Read More)

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