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The performance work of Sins Invalid serves as an entryway into the absurdly taboo topic of sexuality and disability.
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    You will have our deep thanks, updates about the awesome film, the Ultra-Cool Sins Invalid Sticker, a public THANK YOU on our website, and (drumroll please) you receive a DOWNLOADABLE COPY OF THE COMPLETED FILM!!

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus a SECOND copy of the DVD of the COMPLETED FILM to give to your superhot sweetie, your critical thinking study group, or your best friend who needs to love her body more!!!

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus the INSIDE SCOOP with a COMPANION DVD with EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE!!!

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus you receive an archival, pigment ink PRINT FROM A SINS INVALID PERFORMANCE, signed by the artist, Richard Downing, and by the Artistic Director director, Patty Berne. Richard Downing has photographed theatre artists who possess vision and a social conscience for many years, and has documented Sins Invalid since 2007; http://www.richarddowning.com/. Look at the beautiful image on this page to gain a sense of an amazing image you may receive…

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus you receive an ORIGINAL POEM written for YOU!! Printed on a card and mailed to you by Sins Invalid co-founder, poet/performer Leroy F. Moore (read his bio below).

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus an invitation to join to the SF/Bay Area PREMIERE of the film!! Sit with us, share drinks with us, and enjoy a night of film and performance!!! (Does not include travel or accommodations)

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus -- along with your invitation to the SF/Bay Area Premiere of the film, please come to the MEET & GREET with artists and share your thoughts, ask questions, and share community with the radical and sexy artists of Sins Invalid!! (Does not include travel or accommodation)

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus -- you can experience the artistry of a performer from Sins Invalid – LIVE!!! Several of our performers have agreed to offer their creative muse to a key group of our Kickstarter collaborators (read their full bios to the left):
    - Singer/songwriter Nomy Lamm will give you SINGING LESSONS
    - Poet/performer seeley quest will perform SPOKEN WORD at an event or party of your choosing
    - Musician/Cultural Critic Juba Kalamka will SPEAK to your class or community group on the intersections of race, queerness and performance
    - Author/artist Aurora Levins Morales will READ and give FEEDBACK on your writing project

    All of these are available via Skype or live exclusive to the SF/Bay Area.

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    All of the rewards of partnership listed above plus -- Sins Invalid folks will SHARE A PRIVATE GOURMAND MEAL with you at either a fabulous restaurant or at one of our homes (depending upon location) and you will have a PRIVATE SCREENING with a Q & A afterward -- wow!!! (Does not include travel or accommodation, within the continental U.S. only).

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