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1001 Nights: A Rock Opera (Love Stories on Death Row)

A project in Brooklyn, NY by The Kandake Dance Theatre

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Scheherazade is re-imagined as a woman on death row...
Backers: 51
Average Pledge Per Backer: $26

Funded: $1,329 of $5,000
Dates: May 31st -> Jul 15th (45 days)
Project By: The Kandake Dance Theatre
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Latest News

Two days left to pledge! See What You'll Be Missing...

July 13th - via:
If we don't raise funds to produce the show, look at what you'll be missing... SUPPORT these TALENTED performers!!! Please consider increasing your pledge if you have already given and please spread the word! Thank you!  (Read More)

The Land of the Free had 25% of the World's Prisoners: A Note from the Director...

July 2nd - via:
I'm often asked why I chose the American prison-industrial complex as the setting and focus of my latest work. Isn't the "Arabian Nights" as a rock opera cool enough in and of itself? Wouldn't it be an easier concept for people to grasp and easier... (Read More)

The Sirens Sing!

June 18th - via:
Watching this thing come together is so cool!Also check out Lady Z at Otto's:    (Read More)

Thanks to ALL our radical donors so far!

June 17th - via:
We need more awesome people like yourselves! ;-)  (Read More)

Name That Band, Get An Extra Prize w/ Your Donation!

June 16th - via:
Name an artist and get an extra prize with your donation!!! Just send us a message here on our KickStarter page or email with your answer! Choose from an additional dance, music or martial arts class!  (Read More)

A free, mini-show in Union Square...

June 9th - via:
One of many free, interactive Kandake events for the community. As we were winding down, Marcella surprised us with a beautiful fan veil solo!  (Read More)

Great Rehearsal Last Night!

June 2nd - via:
You can feel the synergy between "Zaynab" and "Aziza" Edu did a great job as "Ali Shar" while learning some classical Indian dance moves from "Zumurrud"  (Read More)

Thank you, Jack!

June 1st - via:
Can't wait to be dancing with you!  (Read More)

Woo Carol!

May 31st - via:
1 is the loneliest number after all. Thanks for being our second donor :-)  (Read More)

Thanks to our 1st donor, Carmine!!!

May 31st - via:
Thanks Carmine! You're # 1!   (Read More)

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