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IT GETS BETTER - The Theater Project

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles

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The simple, yet powerful, message to save LGBT youth - conveyed via live theater! Help GMCLA develop this nationally-touring show.
Backers: 548
Average Pledge Per Backer: $143

Funded: $78,340 of $75,000
Dates: Mar 19th -> May 1st (44 days)
Project By: Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles
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Latest News

Happy Holidays from the it gets better Tour!

December 10th - via:
Greetings Kickstarter Supporters: We’re back from our extremely fulfilling Fall 2013 Tour with stops in Austin, Texas; Ogden, Utah; Whitewater, Wisconsin; and Oxford, Ohio. It’s great to be home for the holidays, but make no mistake: We can’t... (Read More)

A Thanksgiving moment

November 13th - via:
As we enter this holiday season of Thanksgiving, we want to extend our gratitude to each of you for making the it gets better tour a reality and helping to open hearts and minds across the country through the power of music! Happy Holidays.  (Read More)

it gets better premieres in Iowa this week!

October 14th - via:
Dear Friends, Today marks the beginning of a new chapter in the it gets better tour and we're all very excited! The cast departed this morning for Iowa to premiere the theater project at the University of Iowa.  They'll start their week of... (Read More)

Production has started!

August 14th - via:
Hello everyone, It's been a while but production has finally started and our cast has begun rehearsing! • The cast has had 3 full day intense rehearsals • Arrangements were completed for 10 songs • Our 2 song contest winners, Eric Himan and... (Read More)

Song Contest update

June 18th - via:
Hi everyone, Exciting news! The two winners for our song contest are now official -- Eric Himan and Julian Hornik! After submitting an original song inspired by the It Gets Better Project, our contestants’ videos were judged for their message,... (Read More)


June 8th - via:
Hello friends of It Gets Better! I hope everyone has received their surveys in their e-mails. It is vital to us that everyone completes the short survey. Completing the survey is the only way that we can receive your information and send you your... (Read More)

Casting is underway...

June 4th - via:
Hello, friends of It Gets Better! We just completed the first of two days of auditions for the It Gets Better theater project here in Los Angeles!  Incredible work brings out incredible talent, and the passionate response both from inside and out of... (Read More)


April 29th - via:
Because of you, we did it!  We reached our goal of $75,000 - 48 hours ahead of time!  THANK YOU!  And you know what that means?!  We have 2 more days to set another record for being THE MOST funded theater project in Kickstarter's history! ... (Read More)

It's A Nail Biter, Only 3 More Days!

April 26th - via:
What else can we say but wow guys, thank you so much for all of your support so far. The activity this campaign has received these past two days has pushed the It Gets Better - Theater Project to the front page of many times each... (Read More)

Getting Closer & Time is Almost Up

April 24th - via:
Hi Backers (and potential backers to be)! We are heading into the home stretch. 246 backers have pledged $55,000 which is amazing. We wanted to thank you again for bringing us this close to reaching the project goal. But time is running out! There... (Read More)

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