The Fires of Nero: Rise of a Dictator (A Play with Song)

A project in Chicago, IL by Aaron Harris Woodstein

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Emperor Nero of Rome goes to any length to get what he desires. No one will stand in his way! Help bring a world premiere to Chicago!
Backers: 46
Average Pledge Per Backer: $152

Funded: $7,010 of $7,000
Dates: Apr 4th -> May 4th (31 days)
Project By: Aaron Harris Woodstein
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Latest News

The Unexpected Happened!!!

May 3rd - via:
We are suddenly at 2/3 of our goal! This is amazing news!!! Aaron is going to take to the internet and stream live to get even closer to our goal!  We are so close and now we need your help more than ever! Please like, comment, and share our posts... (Read More)

We’re NOT Giving Up!

May 2nd - via:
It is time to regroup and try again with this project. We raised almost half of our goal which is still incredible. Sam, Seth, and I need to evaluate what went right and wrong and try again on a different site. To stay in contact, please fill out... (Read More)

NEW REWARD!! And a bonus for previous backers!

April 29th - via:
Greetings!  With less than 5 days left in the campaign we are offering rush tickets for the show at the $10 level!  As a way to say thank you, we are offering an additional ticket to every tier to backers who pledged before April 29th regardless of... (Read More)

Happy Belated Birthday to our Creator

April 29th - via:
Aaron turned 25 yesterday and is thrilled by the success of the project so far. In the last five days of the project, a birthday present to Aaron would be to share the project with your friends with a note. Thank you all for your support! The Fires... (Read More)

Meet our Director!

April 23rd - via:
Seth Wilson is a director, actor, and theatre historian who has worked in Chicago, New York, LA, and the United Kingdom, among other places. Most recently, he directed two world-premiere plays Alice, Captured and Phantom Annihilators as a part of the... (Read More)

Meet our Composer / Collaborator

April 16th - via:
Sam Mullooly is a musician from Milwaukee, WI. He graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University in 2016 with a BM degree in Music Composition. He studied composition with Dr. Mario Pelusi and Dr. David Vayo. As a self-published composer, Mullooly has... (Read More)

A Rave Review!

April 8th - via:
I’ll get right to it, my friend and fellow writer John Brotherton wrote a stunning review of the current script. Enjoy! “As often benefits a consumer of creative endeavors, I went into this script completely blind except for my association with... (Read More)

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