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What We Do for Love Or Other Desperate Measures

Benefiting: Women For Women International
Produced by Dr. Dorothy Productions
Director & choreographer: Hinton Battle
Dramaturg: Kenneth Ferrone
Musical Director: Jon Balcourt

“A non-stop electrifying, fast-paced musical about relationships, looked at through nostalgic Top-40 hit songs of the past four decades. Innovative in its unique use of lyrics to tell the story, rather than having any dialogue, the show takes off through its direction and choreography, as well as a captivating use of traditional theatrical lighting to enhance the story-telling.”

Genre: Comedy, Multimedia, Musical, Musical Comedy, Revue, Romance, Women’s Issues 

$18 General Admission
$9.00 for Film/Music Participants
FREE for Theatre Festivity Participants

Wednesday 6/13/12 – 7:00pm = Performance #1
Saturday 6/16/12 – 1:00pm = Performance #2
Tuesday 6/19/12 – 4:00pm = Performance #3
Friday 6/22/12 – 7:30pm = Performance #4
Saturday 6/23/12 – 10:00pm = Performance #5
Sunday 6/24/12 – 1:30pm = Performance #6

Click the dates above or the buy tickets banner below to buy tickets/reserve your seat!

90 minutes

At Bleecker Street Theatre (Upstairs)
45 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012
Conveniently located near:
Bleecker St (4 & 6)
Broadway – Lafayette St (B, D, F, M)
Prince St (N, R)

This is what the artists who created this production are doing for their charity:

“We will be writing about Women For Women International in our program and we will be collecting financial contributions for them at our show.”

This is what the artists who created this production did to make it an eco-friendly production!

Promoting walking, biking and public transportation to and from rehearsals, auditions and performances., Encouraging car-pooling., Sourcing materials from organizations that either benefit charity or reduce/reuse waste (e.g. Materials for the Arts, Build-It-Green, Goodwill, Salvation Army, etc.), Set/costumes and/or props exclusively using re-purposed or recycled material, All costumes will be donated after the production. , Committing to sharing/borrowing materials vs. than purchasing new ones., Properly disposing of scenery, costumes, and props by donating, reusing and recycling where possible., Using minimal design elements., Virtual set design – use of film projection to create virtual dramatic world., Avoiding materials with heavy fragrances or harsh chemicals., Adopting green habits outside of working on the show., Encourage promotion of energy efficient lighting and turn out the lights when not in use., Properly recycle paper, bottles and other items., Reducing printing of script via sharing scripts, adding supplemental script pages or writing in changes when applicable., Printing double-sided, Printing on recycled paper., Providing reusable water bottles to the cast., Encouraging online communication for the artists and reducing the amount of printed communications., Encouraging online communication for the use of audition materials, welcome packets, press packets, and any other correspondence with industry., Utilizing paperless marketing tools (e.g. website, blogs, facebook, twitter and email)., Recycling/re-using playbills/Festibills, Designing a one sheet, double-sided playbill.

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