HOUSE PARTY MENU

EVENT: Simple House Party (no entertainment)

  • David and/or Melissa Chalsma will meet your guests. Other company members could attend
  • No formal presentation or performance

DATES AVAILABLE: February-May, September-December

DETAILS:

  • Hosted at your home (or a friend’s)

CHALLENGES:

  • Requires your time, your effort, your home and perhaps your cooking!

WHAT’S REQUIRED:

  • Contact Marisa to pick a date
  • You plan refreshments and donate their cost
  • ISC will have materials, and opportunities to take contributions on site

FUNDRAISING GOAL:  $1000 +

EVENT: House Party with performance, Shakespeare’s Clowns featuring David Melville

DATES AVAILABLE: September – November

DETAILS:

  • Your guests get a private performance!
  • Hosted at your home (or a friend’s)
  • Performance is about 20 minutes

CHALLENGES:

  • David is unavailable until after the Festival
  • Requires your time, your effort, your home and perhaps your cooking!

WHAT’S REQUIRED:

  • Contact Marisa to pick a date
  • You plan refreshments and donate their cost
  • A performance & audience seating area
  • ISC will have materials, and opportunities to take contributions on site
  • Marisa can assist with invitations

FUNDRAISING GOAL: Fundraising goal: $4500+

EVENT: House Party with performance, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Retold)

DATES AVAILABLE:

  • April & May
  • Potentially June (Consider Monday, June 20 as it literally IS Midsummer on that day, the equinox!)
  • September-November

DETAILS:

  • Your guests get a private performance!
  • Hosted at your home (or a friend’s)
  • ISC will have materials, and opportunities to take contributions on site
  • Performance is an hour


CHALLENGES:

  • Requires your time, your effort, your home and perhaps your cooking!

WHAT’S REQUIRED

  • Note: this performance must cover the actors’ fees ($700)
  • You pick a date
  • You plan refreshments and donate their cost
  • Marisa can assist with invitations

The performance is with 7 actors with 6 suitcases! It’s highly portable and just requires an open playing space (ie, no platform is necessary). It can expand and contract for time – pieces can be excerpted, it can move through different locations of a house, etc. It is designed to be extremely flexible.

FUNDRAISING GOAL: $4500+

EVENT: Fundraising picnic in the park at the Festival

DATES AVAILABLE: June 25 – September 4

DETAILS:

  • You host a mini-fundraiser for your guests

CHALLENGES:

  • Be sure to communicate with Marisa to sleect the best date for you and your guests!– we’ll have lots of pre-show events this year

WHAT’S REQUIRED:

  • You pick a date and invite your friends to a Festival performance
  • You define the event – examples: donations for your birthday, pot luck picnic, you provide a gourmet picnic, make it a family night with a Players in the Park workshop, etc.
  • ISC will make sure some of the actors and artists meet your friends
  • If you’d like, we can place you in the audience participation zone

FUNDRAISING GOAL: It's up to you!

  • Marisa will work with you to collect donations (a pre-donation ask with invitation or on-site)
  • Marisa can assist with invitations