WE DID IT!
At their kick-off gala last night, Portland Playhouse (a professional theater company based in Portland OR) announced that they will be staging the world premiere of Scarlet as part of... Read more
Scarlet in NY this summer!
I am super happy to share the good news that Scarlet was accepted into the New York Musical Theater Festival this summer. It will get three staged readings in midtown... Read more
Dont forget about June 11th!
All of our out-of-town talent are here, rehearsals are in full swing, and it sounds fantastic. So please come see what it is you have supported! The staged... Read more
We did it!
So with three days to go, after a bit of a setback yesterday, we have made it! Anything else that comes in will just help us to make a more... Read more
So very very close!
Thanks to a matching grant by TheHive (which hit its' target in less than 24 hours! thank you!) and a storied shout out from Stylebyemilyhenderson.com we had a huge push today... Read more
Only $5,000 to go and TheHive Daily will match up to $2000
Happy Monday Dear Backers!
We are at the one week to go mark, and just $5,000 to go!
TheHive Daily just pledged to match dollar for dollar every backer's amount... Read more
Over $17,000 and more than 100 backers!
"We must live exemplary lives so that in us people will see God, and thus seek God,"
(Reverend Arthur Dimmsdale in Act 1 of Scarlet.)
Thank you for being... Read more
We're at 66%!
By the time (most of) you read this we will have exactly 2 weeks to go. We are at 66% now, which is amazing! But because this is such a... Read more
I can't believe the Israel Nebeker solo concert is still available!
I just got out of the sold out Oregon Symphony concert featuring the band Blind Pilot. Israel Nebeker is their front man, and I think they are about to explode... Read more
We're at 57%!
i am thrilled to share with you that we have more than passed the halfway point. Thank you for your generosity, and for sharing the project. We are starting to... Read more
New clip from recent presentation
This is Rebecca Teran with Ally, singing "Comfort Ye." Based on Isaiah 40, this song takes place as Hester proves to the magistrates that she has indeed taught her daughter... Read more
easiest link update
If you share www.scarlettheforbiddenstory.com it will make it super easy for people to hear about the show. (There was an earlier typo.)
Also, watch for two new songs to be posted... Read more
Blind Pilot (Israel Nebeker) just sold out Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall!
I just bought THE VERY LAST ticket to Blind Pilot's concert with the Oregon Symphony. 2,992 seats ALL GONE at "The Schnitz." This band is already a really big deal,... Read more
Last night we crossed the median on this campaign- we're over halfway there! Thank you so much!
As i said earlier, since we've surpassed 33%, research has shown that we... Read more
Correction- Jeld-Wen Field, not Reser
I should never be put in charge of anything related to athletics.
Mac club presentation
Had the chance to present Scarlet at a gathering at the MAC (Multnomah Athletic Club.) It was a really time and had an amazing view of Reser Stadium!
One of the ensemble characters is now named Leah!
That's right. Leah is now, and forever will be, the name of one of the auxiliary characters. (Thank you Leah Martin!) That means just one character name remaining as a... Read more
We're 20% there!
Research has shown that once most projects that hit 33%, they are very likely to go all the way to 100%. As we are at a little over 20%, we... Read more
new version of the video is up- is WAY better, check it out!
I'll be honest, I really didn't like the video we used when we launched the project. And feedback we got said the same thing. We heard that we needed more... Read more
We have a publicist!
Networking maven Bonita Tovi has signed on to go to town publicizing the project. FYI- she approached us! I think this speaks volumes about our potential to fund. We agreed... Read more
We've raised $3000!
We have been able to present the Scarlet project at three separate gatherings, and have had a really positive response. The story resonates, and the melodies as presented by the... Read more