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Steam ~ or ~ The Specters of the Knox Mill

Steampunk opera ghost story set in Industrial Revolution Pittsburgh. Classical opera meets rock music and modern film storytelling.

Steam ~ or ~ The Specters of the Knox Mill

Steampunk opera ghost story set in Industrial Revolution Pittsburgh. Classical opera meets rock music and modern film storytelling.

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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Sun, June 12 2016 2:51 AM UTC +00:00
Last updated June 12, 2016
 

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    Album Download
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    Special Edition DVD

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    Personalized Serenade!
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    Choose your Theme: Ballad/Theme Song, Love Song, Song of Friendship, Happy Birthday/Anniversary/Life Event.

    Choose your Singer: Liz (Sop), Sean (Bari), Jordan (Bari), William (Tenor)

    And we will write a short song (under 1 minute) for you and post a video of us performing it on our Youtube Channel for you to link and share at will.

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    Autographed Storyboard
    You will receive a page of the actual storyboards that we drew to outline the layout of a scene. Each will be a one-of-a-kind, hand-drawn artifact from the production, and autographed by the band.

    You will also receive a Thank You on the Sponsor Page of our website, a download code for the music, an autographed photo, a project T-shirt, the DVD, a shot glass, an engraved pocket watch and pendant set, and will have your name listed in the credits as a Patron!

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    Autographed Storyboard AND Serenade

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    Featured Cameo:
    You get to be featured in the episode, in a non-speaking, non-singing capacity chosen by the project coordinators. (Bartender, mill worker, ghost, ect.) May be a man or a woman.

    We are excited to have you join our project! We are looking for actors who are local to Pittsburgh, PA, or can provide their own transportation. No previous acting experience required, just a fun and professional attitude!

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    Featured Cameo who Dies:
    You get to be featured in the episode, in a non-singing capacity, as a mill worker who is killed in the cataclysmic accident that gets the plot rolling. Your character may be covered in molten steel, burned, crushed, or dispatched in any number of disasters. You will also appear as a ghost. May be a man or a woman.

    You will get to keep the clothes you wear in the scene.
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    Featured Cameo: Knox Mill Board of Directors Member.
    You will be repeatedly featured as a (non-singing) member of the Knox Mill Board of Directors, dressed in swanky Victorian- style costume, which you will get to keep once the project is completed! You may be asked to return for subsequent episodes in which the board appears. May be a man or woman.

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    Private Concert:

    We will travel to a location (within 2 hours drive of Pittsburgh) and perform a concert set of songs from Steam ~ or ~ The Specters of the Knox Mill at your party or event approximately 45 minutes in length.

    The venue must have appropriate accommodations for sound and electric.
    The event may not be political in nature, nor support institutions counter to the interests of a non-profit organization.
    The event must be appropriate for all ages (excepting alcohol).
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