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Theodore in the Valley: A New Musical

A project in New York, NY by Ted Bushman

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A folk musical about a sickly boy who became President, a journey of healing, and the beginning of America’s national parks.
Backers: 174
Average Pledge Per Backer: $59

Funded: $10,247 of $10,000
Dates: May 15th -> Jun 14th (30 days)
Project By: Ted Bushman
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Latest News

Only 24 Hours Left!

June 13th - via:
Hello everyone! On Monday we had our raffle and determined our winner, Logan Lewis, who will be getting a copy of our show poster! We are so grateful to all those who donated during this push and who have helped us blow past 90% of our goal! As the... (Read More)

Central Park Performance, Poster Giveaway

June 8th - via:
Happy Saturday to you all! We have five days left on our kickstarter and are so grateful for the journey we've gone on so far. The show is growing, as is our community.  Yesterday we got a few musicians together, put up our sandwich board and... (Read More)

Nine Days Left, Central Park, And A Poster Giveaway!

June 4th - via:
Hello everyone!  We have 9 days left and are exuberant at how far we have come and where we are headed. We are confident of reaching our goal and already in the mindset of moving forward and making our first production happen! We are making... (Read More)

77% And Climbing! Thanks for Participating in Our Interactive Live-stream!

May 31st - via:
We had a blast last night at our interactive live-stream, which we had as a Thank You to all those who helped us reach 100 Backers. You can watch the whole thing Here and at our Instagram @theodoreinthevalleymusical! (The instagram version will last... (Read More)

Tune in To Our Livestream Mini-Concert & Q&A Tomorrow Night!

May 29th - via:
We met our goal of 100 supporters -- and surpassed it! Thank you so much for getting the word out and keeping this project moving. We're more than 75% of the way to our goal, and it's all thanks to you! We know that many of our supporters are not New... (Read More)

Edmund Morris, Biographer of Theodore Roosevelt, Has Passed Away

May 28th - via:
Many of you know this and some of you may not, but Edmund Morris, who wrote The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt and whose work gave the first spark to the creation of our musical, passed away in Danbury, CT. Helayne Seidman for The Washington Post Few... (Read More)

60% and A Possible Live-Stream

May 23rd - via:
We've passed 60%! Thank you for helping us get this far and becoming part of the Theodore in the Valley community! People from across the country are joining us and we're so excited to see this story already touching people.  (While writing this, we... (Read More)

What a beginning! We're well on our way...

May 19th - via:
Happy Sunday! We are so incredibly grateful to you for this incredible first few days. Within less than a week we've raised more then 50% of our goal! Thank you so much for your generosity and passion. We're grateful for all those members of the... (Read More)

Off to a fantastic start!

May 16th - via:
Wow! Thank you all so much for your support on the first day. We´ve already received an overwhelming amount of contributions (25% of our goal!), and it´s just the start. We could not have dreamed of a better beginning. We can´t thank you, our... (Read More)

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