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Ideas for benefit performance thing? 
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Supporting Player
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Post Ideas for benefit performance thing?
My school's GSA wants to do a benefit performance to raise money for the Trevor Project and other LGBT charities, but no one has any idea. I'm the president of it and they are pressuring me to come up with something. We have 8 girls and 2 guys and they all really want to do something with music... Anyone have any ideas? Any at all?

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Tue Dec 28, 2010 2:57 pm
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Post Re: Ideas for benefit performance thing?
You could use numbers from Rent and Bare: A Pop Opera in a variety musical performance that featured every member of the group. Also, add songs that the group enjoys from their favorite musicals and you have a show.

You can also have an auction that the audience can participate in during intermission/before or after the performance by asking companies for free stuff and that money can also go to your cause.


Thu Dec 30, 2010 4:46 pm
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Post Re: Ideas for benefit performance thing?
Look up the musical reveiw Make Me A Song:the songs of William Finn. It's got a boatload of womans songs that can be easily divided up, and plenty of guys songs and a few group numbers.

Sondheim revue? Stuff from good musicals?

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Thu Dec 30, 2010 9:00 pm
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Post Re: Ideas for benefit performance thing?
The ideas are pretty good for the benefit performance thing, I like it.
can these ideas can apply in different situations?

Thu Jun 16, 2011 10:01 pm
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