I'm travelling to London for three weeks as a member of the
SGCNZ Young Shakespeare Company (Shakespeare Globe Centre New
Zealand Young Shakespeare Company), to study, learn, immerse myself
in and perform Shakespeare at the Globe Theatre!
WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN ME ON MY JOURNEY TO THE
Without a doubt, this trip will be a life-changing, capacity
building experience for both my personal and career development.
During the three weeks that I'll spend in the UK, I'll see and be
influenced by some of England's best theatre practitioners and
experience first-hand the Globe Theatre and the Sam Wanamaker
Playhouse, not to mention being able to perform on one of the most
famous stages in the world!
By joining me on this journey you can retain a vested interest
in my development, not only as a young person, but as a young
HOW CAN YOU CONTRIBUTE TO MAKING MY DREAM A
Selection to the Young Shakespeare Company 2017 means that I need
to raise $8750 to cover costs - this includes international and
domestic travel and taxes, insurance, course fees, accommodation,
meals, theatre tickets and incidental expenses. I intend to pursue
a full-time job or two part-time jobs alongside my Boosted campaign
to raise the full amount, so every cent raised is another step
towards my final goal.
Once you have donated, you can keep track of my fundraising
through my YouTube channel (link in header), my Instagram
(@beejnori) and eventually, when my campaign is successful, I will
be posting photos before, during and after my trip!
WHO IS THE SGCNZ YOUNG SHAKESPEARE COMPANY?
I am one of 24 students selected from 5000 secondary school
students to represent New Zealand. We were chosen from SGCNZ's
Regional and/or National University of Otago Sheila Winn
Shakespeare Festivals, originally as a group of 48 students, to
attend a week-long intensive SGCNZ National Shakespeare Schools
Production, held at Otago Boys' High School House in Dunedin in
September 2016. Of 48, 24 of us were chosen to represent NZ as a
part of the SGCNZ Young Shakespeare Company.
Our selection is not based on artistic merit alone - we are all
of a high standard of acting, as observed by the Assessors at the
Festivals. It was also on our ability to collaborate, be team
players, relate to all age groups, "be sponges", and develop from
Be sure to check out the link below to my Facebook
Thanks so much for your time and donation!
Day One - Blessed!
9 MONTHS AGO
We've already raised 6%! Omygosh!! I could not be more grateful to everyone who has donated so far, I'd like to thank Adam Pomeroy, Francesca Parussini and Leanne Silver for their incredible donations. I could not be more thankful and grateful. Expectant and excited for what's to come!