Wait in the Wings: Stop the Presses!

A project in New York, NY by Wait in the Wings

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A documentary series dedicated to preserving and celebrating theater.
Backers: 484
Average Pledge Per Backer: $69

Funded: $33,216 of $15,000
Dates: Jun 7th -> Jul 7th (30 days)
Project By: Wait in the Wings
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Latest News

Let's make history!

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We've FULLY FUNDED CHESS! As we head into the last 12 minutes of this month long campaign, we have two ways to make WitW history—number of Kickstarter donors and total raised.Let's get 12 more donors to break the number of total backers, truly ANY... (Read More)

The Final Countdown ⏰

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
It's the final countdown! Join us on YouTube where we're live from now until 11:00 am, counting down the final dollars to fund the Chess documentary ($1,400 to go!) and the final hours of the Kickstarter.   This Kickstarter has been an absolutely... (Read More)

12 Hours Left and A New Reward Unlocked!!

July 6th - via: kickstarter.com
12 Hours to go and Chess the Musical is nearly 95% funded! Even better, you all have been killing it with the social stretch goals and have hit 15 stars. This means every backer who chipped in $1+ will get a digital copy of our first parody... (Read More)

The Endgame

July 5th - via: kickstarter.com
We've already got a pretty stellar season lined up with American Idiot and a revamped doc on Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark, let's round it off with a look at one of the musicals I've wanted to talk about for YEARS...Chess the Musical.  What Even Is... (Read More)

Update 8: We're halfway there--Spider-Man Turn On The Doc

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
The Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark doc is officially over half way funded! The original Spider-Man video was the first musical and doc on the channel and has always held a special place in my heart—and in a lot of yours, since it's a still a video... (Read More)

Live on YouTube for the next 18 hours!

June 29th - via: kickstarter.com
We're LIVE NOW on YouTube! We're 6 hours in to a 24 hour livestream as we push to fully fund the Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark revamped doc (with new interviews and stories) and Chess! 18 hours to go, let's make it happen. We've got games, guests,... (Read More)

Update 6: An Idiot and a Spider

June 18th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

$20,000 tonight!

June 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We're now just $447 away from creating the American Idiot doc! I've started diving into research for this documentary and have already found so many wildly connected facts (from the horse movie Flicka to Thoroughly Modern Millie). I can't wait to... (Read More)

Updated 4: I Wanna Be an American Idiot!

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Update #3: The fun begins

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
You all are INCREDIBLE! In just a couple hours we smashed through our initial goal of $15,000 which is mind-blowing! Through your pledges, you've helped lay the foundation for the next year of Wait in the Wings. Now it's time to build our most hyped... (Read More)

Update #2: Limited Restock on Coup-De-Theatre

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm gonna be honest, we were not counting on THAT high of demand for the Coup-de-Theatre mega prop pack this year, but after a couple requests, we're restocking it for a very limited time.  We've only got 5 of these babies. Get yours while you can!... (Read More)

Update #1: WHAT A START!?

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

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