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Roughly Speaking: Voices from The Soup Kitchen

A project in by Shara Ashley Zeiger

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Five playwrights volunteer at New York's largest soup kitchen and develop a play around the people they meet.
Backers: 270
Average Pledge Per Backer: $81

Funded: $21,904 of $21,000
Dates: May 11th -> Jun 11th (32 days)
Project By: Shara Ashley Zeiger
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Latest News

The Big Milestone! Thank You!

June 9th - via:
Thank you! Dear Friends, Family, Fans of Theater and Strangers who have all been so generous over the past month, We just reached our $21,000 minimum, which means that Roughly Speaking: Voices from The Soup Kitchen, will move ahead with the funding... (Read More)

The Final Countdown!

June 3rd - via:
The Playwrights of Roughly Speaking Dear Friends, We’ve raised almost $17,000. Seventeen THOUSAND dollars.  Thank you! But under Kickstarter rules, we have until 10 p.m. this Thursday night to meet our $21,000 or we get nothing. Nada. Zip. In... (Read More)

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May 20th - via:
Dear Friends, Thanks to you we've raised almost $14,000 for our new play, "Roughly Speaking: Voices from the Soup Kitchen." With just 10 days remaining in our Kickstarter campaign I'm thrilled to announce that we'll be posting several terrific new... (Read More)


May 12th - via:
Dear Wonderful Backers, We've created a short video about one of the characters we're creating for the play Roughly Speaking: Voices From the Soup Kitchen. It's based on a man I met while volunteering at the Xavier Mission Welcome Table Soup... (Read More)


May 12th - via:
We're so moved by the incredible support since we launched Our campaign yesterday for Roughly Speaking. You've pledged over $5,000 in less than 24 hours. As an early backer, I want you to know that a simple click of the share button (link) will... (Read More)

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