The Refuge: Terror from the Deep

"Orphans, Thieves, and Other UnLived Lives"

A project in Seattle, WA by Jessica Jobaris

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A dance-theatre performance researching Epigenetics​/inherited trauma & desire.
Backers: 99
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $6,363 of $5,000
Dates: May 7th -> Jun 6th (30 days)
Project By: Jessica Jobaris
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Who said dreams can't come TRUE?!!

June 3rd - via: fantastic...we have now 87 backers as of five minutes ago! EIGHTY-SEVEN! So so very thrilled and appreciate how close we are to both our $6,000 stretch goal, aaaaand  getting up to 101 Backers!  Thank YOU! Each of you! Community matters,... (Read More)

WOO HOO! We are making headway to our streeetch goal of $6,000!

May 31st - via:
We are at $5,475!  Getting closer! I totally think we can do this! Especially with this much joy!  Poem of the day: Spread the word, far and wide, build the support wave that is on our side!  We appreciate each on of you, can't you tell?  Sooooo... (Read More)


May 28th - via:
WE DID IT! WE MADE IT TO OUR INITIAL GOAL of $5,000! YUUUSSSS! WE DID IT! THNAK YOU ALL 73 OF YOU! Couldn't have done any of this without each and every one of you. We are so honored that SEVENTY THREE backers are behind us, giving our sails some... (Read More)

Ohhhhhh Eeemmmmmm Geeeeee!

May 26th - via:
When I started this project, I knew I was starting from scratch. After a commission from On the Boards in 2017, its tough to go back into self-producing. Yet, have you heard the expression "Can't stop, Won't stop?" Well that is me, that's General... (Read More)


May 20th - via:
This is what 58% looks like! We are making this happen!  Maia Veague & Melissa Sanderson (right) are SWOONING that you have supported our work! 44 backers in 2 weeks... only 2 more to go!  We have a special treat for the backers who've donated... (Read More)

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May 15th - via:
Thank you all of you! So far, beginning of week two and we are like W.O.W.  We are doing this!  We are now up to 27 backers in 7 days! Our goal is 40 backers by Monday! Only 13 more donors to reach our goal!  Please feel free to post, share, and... (Read More)

INCREDIBLE! We got very close to our GIVE BIG day goal!

May 9th - via:
Thank you all so much! I'm already feeling the WEALTH of love and support in building our General Magic dance-theater work for you to witness and engage with and maybe even inspire your own reflection of family history and how-you-got-to-be-where-you... (Read More)

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