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Mind The Gap 2020/2021

East 15's Scandinavian Showcase in Denmark

  • £2,190

    pledged of £3,000

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    • 10

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Congrats! This project has reached its minimum needed of £2,000 and is going for its target of £3,000!

Help East15 and the Mind The Gap ensemble put on their showcase in Scandinavia!

                                                                                                                        

The Purpose

We're raising money to create an awesome devised performance showcase in Copenhagen. The Mind the Gap ensemble consists of Scandinavian East15 MA, MFA and BA graduates where we are inviting the Scandinavian industry to attend. The goal of the showcase is to build a bridge between the British and the Scandinavian industry in Performing Arts. The focus is especially to give Scandinavian East15 alumni the possibility of working across borders both in the UK and in Scandinavia. We want to show them how awesome East15'ers are and why they should hire us!

                                                                                                                    

Mind the Gap ensemble

Mind the Gap was created in 2018 by East15 graduates with the desire to introduce Scandinavian East15 graduates to the Scandinavian acting industry.

                                                                                                    

Current Mind The Gap ensemble:                                                                                                

Dennis Due: Actor, Producer, Marketing

Jonas Gudmand: Actor, Producer

Andreas Forné: Actor, Producer

Mia Juhl: Director

                                                                                                                                

Helene Madsen Smed: Actor, Marketing

Jonas Grundtvig: Actor

Andreas Buchtrup Andersen: Actor

Henrietta Wolfmountain: Actor

Matteo Mikkelsen: Actor

Hannah Hernø-Toftild: Actor

                                                                                                                                

Anders B. Nyegaard: Light and Sound Design

Stagemanagers:

Mikkel Bungaard

Signe C. A. Lausen

                                                                                                                

From Then till now to the future

Mind the Gap has existed since May 2018, and had its first showing in September 2018 at Teater Grob in Copenhagen. The company was built with a common vision of creating great opportunities to showcase actors and the skills they learnt abroad, to the Scandinavian industry. With the previous showcase, Mind the Gap managed to show how East 15 actors stand out in front of a sold out audience. 

Now, Mind the Gap are working on their second showcase in the middle of a pandemic. But due to the history and the community that Mind the Gap stands for, we have managed to power through and get it going. Not only will the show be beneficial for us as newly graduated actors, but we also prove that this project is an ongoing opportunity for future Scandinavian East 15 alumni to annually showcase themselves to the Scandinavian industry.

                                                                                                                                    

Where will the money go?

Rent at the venue: £1300

Set: £300

Costume: £200

Promotion: £200

If we achieve our target, we will:

- be able to finance the rent to the venue

- we will be able to get a set design and costumes

- we will be able to promote our show even further

                                                                                                                                        

We will make sure to keep you all updated on how we're getting on with the show! Find us on social media! 

                                                                                                                                

Rewards

£10 - Social media shout out!

£50 - Personal thank you video

Find us here

Follow us on social media to find out what we're up to and keep in touch!Our very own hashtag! - #mindthegapensemblet

                                          

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  • We need as many people as possible to be talking about your project. Everywhere you can think of!
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  • Share it with everyone you know as we think it's a great idea, and the more people who know about it, the more likely we are to make this work out brilliantly.
  • And we know we said you don't need to give money to help us, but we'd love it if you did! Please sponsor us and help make this happen.    

                                                                                                                                

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