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A theater show with circus acts telling the true story of a Jewish female acrobat who hid at a German Circus throughout World War II.
191 backers pledged $10,312 to help bring this project to life.
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    Postcard

    A HIGH-RES digital postcard of the show's artwork, designed by Terry Landau.

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    Scene from the Play

    Original Text: A randomly-selected scene from the play, accompanied by photos of the real people this show is based on. Digitally delivered.

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    Book of Recipes

    Blast from the Past: A digital book of recipes, brought to you by Mallory, a baker, the protagonist of the last play I wrote. The book includes all the delicacies that starred in the play (Apple Pie! Chocolate Truffles! Oatmeal Raisin Cookies!) plus a few more (minimun of 7 recipes), and will be accompanied by Katelan Foisy's beautiful artwork.

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    Book of Poems

    First digital copies of Stav's poetry book, in both English and Hebrew.

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    Seat at the Reading

    The 14th Street Y in NYC is hosting our staged reading as part of their Holocaust Memorial Day events on either April 23rd or 24th (TBD). This donation will save you a seat at the reading.

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    Ukulele Song

    Choose a song. I'll play and sing it on my ukulele and send you a video serenade to enjoy.

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    TWO Seats at the Reading

    The 14th Street Y in NYC is hosting our staged reading as part of their Holocaust Memorial Day events on either April 23rd or 24th (TBD). This donation will save you TWO seats at the reading.

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    A storyboard

    Terry Landau, the wonderful artist who designed the show's logo, will illustrate one of the play's scenes for you in full color. Delivered digitally in full-size, high-resolution.

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    Ukulele Song + Book of choice + Postcard

    A ukulele cover song of your choice + digital book (recipes OR poems) + digital postcard of the show's artwork

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    One Seat + Ukulele song + Postcard

    BUNDLE! One saved seat at our reading on April 23rd + a ukulele cover of your choice + digital postcard of the show's artwork

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    TWO Seats + A Digital Book

    Choose the poetry book or recipes book, plus TWO seats at our staged reading.

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    Private Lesson

    A 45-min private lesson for you or a person of your choosing in any of the following: Hebrew, Jewish Studies, Juggling, Ukulele, partner acrobatics. To be delivered in NYC or via Skype.

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    One Seat + Ukulele song + Postcard

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    Two seats + a private lesson

    BUNDLE: Two seats at the reading + 45-min private lesson for you or a person of your choosing in any of the following: Hebrew, Jewish Studies, Juggling, Ukulele, partner acrobatics. To be delivered in NYC or via Skype. Plus digital postcard too!

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    Producer Credit

    You are our Executive Producer and will be credited as such in our program! Additionally, you will be invited to a PRIVATE DINNER with the playwright in NYC and you will receive a one-of-a-kind poster of the show's artwork (plus all the rewards above)

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    YOUR CHOICE

    Is there something you'd like and isn't listed here? Shoot me a message, and if I think it's a good idea I'll add it to the rewards (not for 10K, I promise!)

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    One Seat + A Digital Book

    Choose the poetry book or recipes book, plus ONE reserved seats at our staged reading.

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