Less than three hours. Less than $3,000.
Just less than three hours to go...
Just less than $3,000 to our goal.
Can you imagine the pain if we fall short? Can you imagine the euphoria if you're... Read more
Do you remember your first time?
Do you remember your first pledge, back in 2012, when the $49,255 from our first Kickstarter campaign launched a video experiment that we called The Sonnet Project?
That... Read more
The Sonnet Project is Going GLOBAL
Back in 2012 you supported the birth of The Sonnet Project.
Now, here we are three years later and the project is exploding! Our mission of getting Shakespeare into people's... Read more
We're Partnering with Shakespeare's Globe
With the money we raised from our last Kickstarter project we created the Sonnet Projects, a collection of 154 films that the world-renowned Shakespeare's Globe calls: "...a tapestry of cinematic... Read more
"In the old age black was not counted fair"
Today we share with you a spectacular interpretation of Sonnet 127, performed by actor Isaiah Johnson and directed by Jordan Mahome. We're thrilled to be able to add this... Read more
The Greatest of Shakespeare's Sonnets, Presented With Your Support
"Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments"
We proudly share with you this iconic sonnet, newly released as part of our ongoing Sonnet Project, to... Read more
30 Hours To Go
You loved us before. Won't you love us again?
One year ago tonight you pushed us past our Kickstarter goal and made possible The Sonnet Project, which has won accolades... Read more
Hello to all our amazing Kickstarters!
The Sonnet Project has LAUNCHED!
Well, it has been almost a year since we started on this crazy journey. And today we officially launched THE SONNET PROJECT! This is as much your baby... Read more
YOU are in the NY Times!
Hello all you glorious Kickstarter donors!
It has been a while since our last update, so I wanted to let you know about some VERY exciting developments in our Sonnet... Read more
ISLAND performances start tonight!!!
Hey all you Glorious Kickstarters!
The show you helped fund has its first performance this evening. Over the past 5 weeks I have been leading the charge for this "biggest... Read more
Island Fans - This may be of interest...
In case you have not heard yet, this Saturday and next (July 14 and 21) we are hosting our final ShakesBEER Pub Crawlsof 2012. If you are... Read more
Location, Location, Location!
Hey Kickstarter Supporters!
We are deep into our pre-production work for The Sonnet Project and we need your advice.
As we promised during our fundraising campaign, each installment... Read more
Another Shakespeare Kickstarter Project
I just pledged to another Kickstarter project that might be of interest to all you Shakespeare lovers. http://kck.st/KoAuw6. Definitely a different target audience than NYSX, but if they... Read more
KICKSTART SHAKESPEARE - Kickstarter Hall of Fame
Wow! What an incredible night we had. With your help, NY Shakespeare Exchange raised $15,000 in 24 hours. Completely, utterly astounding.
And, get this. If we make it to $52k... Read more
Kickstart Shakespeare - MORE GOOD NEWS!
KICKSTART SHAKESPEARE on NPR
Seriously, it's a SHAKESPEARE REVOLUTION.
What a finale!
We have phenomenal actors lined up for The Sonnet Project. Incredible talent.
We just have to make it to $45,000 by 11 p.m. this Thursday. You've taken... Read more
You Compleat Me!
Let the auditions begin!
We asked 14 passionate actors to create a video of themselves performing anything by William Shakespeare on the streets of New York. Starting today, we're featuring... Read more
A Thank You, in Iambic Pentameter*
When thus we call’d upon this world so vast
To help us bring forth iambs to exchange,
Then revenue for great works came to pass,
And gave us hope our... Read more