Two of Hearts is a dating service.Susan wants to help people find love. On her first day, most of her spirit is crushed. Matchmaking can be hell.
I'm taking a show I wrote to the 2010 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It's called All the Happy People, and it's an hour-long comic theater piece about the inner workings of a terrible dating service that I temped for a few years ago. I workshopped this play in Chicago and it did quite well. Now I'm trying to show it to the world!
My company, American Myth Theater has rented an 89-seat theater in the heart of Edinburgh to perform the show for the week of August 23:
The cast of six, plus director needs help raising money to defray the costs of housing, meals, advertising and overall getting around in Edinburgh.
Anything you can give would really help us achieve this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!
This is the opening scene from the workshop production of All the Happy People in Chicago:
Here's a couple of short shows I have written:
Anyone wishing to see a copy of the script or ask me further questions, please feel free to contact me.
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
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$5--$29 gives you a link to the videotaped production available online after the run in Scotland
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$30--$99 gets you a DVD of the filmed production.
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$100--$199 gets you a DVD with your name in the credits.
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$200 to $499 gets you a DVD with your name in the credits and the following option: The play has several sections where the dating service workers name the people they're sending on dates. I will add your name to the script and it will be performed live at the show in Edinburgh (if you want...if you want to give and DON'T want your name added, I certainly won't.)
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For $500 or more, I will write you a short play based on an idea or scenario of your choosing.
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$1,000 or more gets you a short play and a song written for whatever occasion you want (yep, I also write songs.)
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