After an impressive first goal reached, we
want to go further with this campaign so we can do more! Foam!
Felt! Fleece! Fastenings! Every little bit adds up to bring our
bouffon-esque fruit and veggie puppets to
With our initial $500.00 goal Ben was able to purchase materials
to make our puppets, which he is doing now! But we would love your
support with our other show costs.
Our next funding goal is $1,000.00. With the extra $500.00 we
will be able to take a trip into a supermarket and buy the rest of
our set pieces, which is food items that we can donate to City
Mission following our season. This money will also help us pay our
Fringe registration fee and our rehearsal room charges. Any money
helps, and we're already so stoked with the generosity we have
received so far.
This show tackles big ideas of loneliness and
isolation and delves into the very things that make us human - it
is an important story that we are very passionate about - If you
can pitch in to help us tell it, then do!
About the show:
Tom is your regular loser - even when the
apocalypse comes around, he's not invited. Join in the delirium as
Tom attempts his escape from Countdown. Best he move quickly - the
veggies want him dead.
About the people:
"The People Who Play With Theatre are one of the
few young companies in Auckland consistently producing excellent
devised theatrical works" (Theatre Scenes).
Devisers and creators Chye-Ling Huang (The Call of
The Sparrows), Cole Jenkins (Titus at The Pop Up Globe) and Ryan
Dulieu (The Tempest at The Pop Up Globe) reassemble to bring to
life disastrous characters through puppetry and explorations of