Benjamin Teh

Benjamin Teh has helped fund

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Jess Sayer, the young New Zealand playwright known for her twists and turns has created another explosive piece. FIX is hitting The Basement from August 12-16 for its world premiere but we need a bit of help to make this show truly special. Intense, darkly comic, peppered with ferocious verbal duels and electrifying reveals, FIX explores the contemporary blended family and questions unconditional love.

104% FUNDED
104% $1,570.00 OF
$1,500.00
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PRAYAS CULTURAL GROUP

LOVE N STUFF is a new play presented by Prayas Theatre. A non-profit organisation engaged in producing Indian theatre in English for a diverse audience.

109% FUNDED
109% $5,481.00 OF
$5,000.00
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Tanya Wheeler

When the Earth Speaks... Who Will Listen? RESET is a Children's Sci Fi Web Series about a young Maori boy who must find a way to save the planet.

114% FUNDED
114% $7,810.00 OF
$6,800.00
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Mārama Productions

'My Brother Mitchell' is a short film inspired by real people, memories and dreams. Written and directed by Todd Karehana.

102% FUNDED
102% $7,200.00 OF
$7,000.00
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Bits and Pieces Ensemble

FLAPS (Basement Theatre Aug 23-27) I'll show you mine if you show me yours.

101% FUNDED
101% $2,547.90 OF
$2,500.00
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Navi Collaborative

The Snot-Gobbler is a puppet show for children aged 7-100. It is a magical tale with a major baddy, a robot, a strong Heroine, a giant spider, and SLIME!!!

100% FUNDED
100% $5,033.00 OF
$5,000.00
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Julie Zhu

After 15 years in Aotearoa and still unable to speak English, a Chinese grandmother searches for a sense of home on her bus trips to the Asian supermarket.

176% FUNDED
176% $3,523.00 OF
$2,000.00
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Proudly Asian Theatre

Does race play a factor when you’re on tinder, checking someone out on the streets or trying to get lucky on a Saturday night?

118% FUNDED
118% $2,375.00 OF
$2,000.00
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Robbie Ellis

Chicago-based composer, music director and broadcaster Robbie Ellis is coming home to make an album of his comedy songs.

101% FUNDED
101% $9,145.00 OF
$9,000.00
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Christienne Jauregui

A short film that offers an alternate perspective of PTSD and how trauma and imagination may fuse together to create meaning and beauty out of pain.

148% FUNDED
148% $740.00 OF
$500.00
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Suzanne Bradley

Stiffs tells the Story of Eva who, takes a job in a Funeral Home to make ends meet and learns a valuable lesson about death, mourning and taking responsibility.

100% FUNDED
100% $2,500.00 OF
$2,500.00
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Simple Truth Theatre

2018 is going to be more ambitious than ever before! We have so many exciting projects lined up - we just need your help to get started.

100% FUNDED
100% $2,000.00 OF
$2,000.00
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Sandani and Rose

ENDING VIOLENCE is a feature documentary about Leslee Udwin, a multi award-winning activist, who strives to dismantle systemic prejudice through education.

105% FUNDED
105% $26,450.00 OF
$25,000.00
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Embers Collective

It’s Shark week. The Painters and decorators are in. Do you have your torch, weapon? Your jamrags? No? Shit. At the end of the world not everything stops...

101% FUNDED
101% $1,320.00 OF
$1,300.00
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JK Productions

Boasting a diverse eleven strong New Zealand cast and an ingenious team of creatives descending from Zimbabwe, Caribbean, USA, UK, Ireland, Samoa and Aotearoa.

102% FUNDED
102% $10,210.00 OF
$10,000.00
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Isaac Te Reina

The play All good explores healthier relationships within the mental well being of families and loved ones, while destigmatising the effects of domestic abuse.

43% FUNDED
43% $2,190.00 OF
$5,000.00
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Elizabeth Turner

A Lost Cause is a black comedy starring an all-female cast exploring mental health in Aotearoa.

100% FUNDED
100% $2,010.00 OF
$2,000.00
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Dusty Room Productions

Dusty Rooms Productions brings a surreal exploration of human connection to Auckland’s Basement Theatre this November

100% FUNDED
100% $2,000.00 OF
$2,000.00
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Embers Collective

When you see injustice in the world, does it compel you to make a difference? It did for Rachel Corrie.

100% FUNDED
100% $1,510.00 OF
$1,500.00
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Mariah Alyssa Medel

When he is struck with an unexplainable sickness, the anxieties of a typical young man leads him to suspect supernatural causes.

162% FUNDED
162% $1,625.00 OF
$1,000.00