Cinderella's Castle - A New Fairy Tale Musical

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Team StarKid

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A grim and hilarious retelling of the classic fairy tale, filled with music, magic and puppetry.
Backers: 7472
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $529,135 of $250,000
Dates: Apr 6th -> May 5th (29 days)
Project By: Team StarKid
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Latest News

MITHRIL BUDGET Achieved! THREE DAYS LEFT - The Finale Livestream!

May 1st - via:
As if carried by the wings of the mighty Nimbusbird, the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE Kickstarter total has soared beyond the $450K threshold!Thanks to your amazing support, we've surpassed our MITHRIL BUDGET stretch goal! With THREE DAYS still left in the... (Read More)

OBSIDIAN BUDGET Achieved! And A HATCHETFIELD Short Film Unlocked...

April 27th - via:
And with the speed of a Lightning Mare, they'd broken yet another threshold! In a mere matter of hours, the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE Kickstarter went from meeting its CRYSTAL BUDGET funding goal to surpassing the OBSIDIAN BUDGET! Due to your amazing... (Read More)

CRYSTAL BUDGET Achieved! Just In Time For A Pit Stop In HATCHETFIELD...

April 27th - via:
And so they dug deep into the earth, to a place where precious ores shimmer and shine. And from this place they pulled a shimmering CRYSTAL BUDGET! And the light refracted through the gemstone, showering The Lands That Are in a divine glow the likes... (Read More)

GOLD BUDGET Achieved! Plus the New ADD-ON PACK and A Pit Stop in Hatchetfield...

April 23rd - via:
The sun rose once more and riches rained down upon The Lands That Are! The people rejoiced, and danced, and sang. The drink flowed and a great golden age began...  And what was the cause of this mirth and merriment? 'Twas the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE... (Read More)

Announcing the Cinderella's Castle ADD-ON PACK!

April 22nd - via:
As we venture deeper into The Lands That Are, we're excited to unveil the Cinderella's Castle Add-On Pack! This carefully assembled collection is designed to bring the magic of our production directly to you, wherever you are in the world! What's in... (Read More)

Help Us Celebrate StarKid's 15th Anniversary with a New Livestream!

April 20th - via:
Joyous Day! As the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE campaign nears its GOLD BUDGET funding tier, let's take a moment to look back and see how far we've come! Join us for the third livestream in our Kickstarter journey: An Age & An Age! On this two hour... (Read More)

The SILVER BUDGET Achieved and the Final Casting Video Unveiled!

April 16th - via:
A voice echoes through a torch-lit corridor. Music dances. A mysterious figure beckons you closer. He sings a sweet song. A story of trolls, fairies, and a girl's quest to rise from the ashes and claim her vengeance. Who is this fantastical... (Read More)

HUZZAH! Another Casting Video Today and a Livestream on the Morrow!

April 12th - via:
What's that scampering sound growing nearer? Like soft, tiny paws skittering 'cross the cobblestone? Why, tis the approach of the next cast reveal video! This unveiling was unlocked when the campaign crossed the $225K threshold, and we're so excited... (Read More)

Hark! Another Casting Video Unveiled As We Approached $300K and a New Livestream!

April 11th - via:
Fear not! No harm shall befall thee whilst Sir Hop-A-Lot draws breath! By helping the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE Kickstarter total reach nearly $300K, you've long since passed the $200K funding benchmark. Doing so unlocked the casting reveal of Jon Matteson... (Read More)

BEWARE! Another Monstrous Cast Reveal Video Has Been Unleashed!

April 9th - via:
And a darkness fell upon the land. Fowl things crept from the cracks of the earth... Trolls be they!  By helping CINDERELLA'S CASTLE reach its initial Kickstarter goal, you've long since passed the $175K funding benchmark. Doing so unlocked the... (Read More)

BRONZE BUDGET Achieved! And Another Cast Reveal Video!

April 8th - via:
And the campaign marches on! Praise be to the StarKid lords, ladies, and noble-folk! Your spirit in the battle of fundraising is unmatched. You conquered the initial Kickstarter goal in less than two days, and in less than three you've secured a... (Read More)

FULLY FUNDED in Less Than 2 Days! THANK YOU For Making CINDERELLA'S CASTLE Possible!

April 7th - via:
And so it was that a great cry echoed throughout The Lands That Are. "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! A THOUSAND TIMES, THANK YOU!!!" The StarKid community is mighty and gracious. In under two days, you've ensured that CINDERELLA'S CASTLE will be produced... (Read More)

Less Than Two Days and ALMOST FULLY FUNDED! Plus More Cast Reveals...

April 7th - via:
And the kingdom rejoiced, for a golden age had come the likes of which they ne'er had seen! We couldn't have imagined the amazing outpouring of support the StarKid community has shown to CINDERELLA'S CASTLE. The campaign has been live for just over... (Read More)

Behold! CINDERELLA'S CASTLE is 50% Funded and Another Cast Reveal Has Been Unlocked!

April 6th - via:
Do not look away, child of ash. Before you hath come a casting reveal both radiant and terrible. The righteous fire in your heart has summoned the Goddess of All That Is Green and Good! By helping the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE campaign surpass the $125K... (Read More)

Egads! Yet ANOTHER Cast Reveal Has Been Unlocked!

April 6th - via:
Make haste! These casting reveals are unlocking as swiftly as a fairy wing's flutter. Again, we're amazed by the sheer power of the StarKid online community. With the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE campaign just over two hours old, it's already grown beyond the... (Read More)

Hear Ye, One and All! Another Cast Reveal Has Been Unlocked!

April 6th - via:
In all The Lands That Are, ne'er has there been a more valiant gathering than the StarKid online community. Just an hour and a half into the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE Kickstarter Campaign, and you've already raised over $75K. And so you've unlocked another... (Read More)

Blazing Ahead! The Second Cast Reveal Has Been Unlocked!

April 6th - via:
Though the House Ashmore may lay in ruins, the StarKid community is alive and well. In less than an hour, you've raised over $50K for the CINDERELLA'S CASTLE campaign, and unlocked another cast reveal: Angela Giarratana as The Stepmother!  We're so... (Read More)

The Journey to CINDERELLA'S CASTLE Has Begun! And the First Cast Reveal Unlocked!

April 6th - via:
For an age and an age, the House Ashmore stood proud and strong. And yet, there is no family tree that does not wither. That does not burn... And so the tale of CINDERELLA'S CASTLE begins in a fiery blaze. In just fifteen minutes, you've surpassed... (Read More)

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