Friday, January 13, 2017
The Playground has formed a lot of partnerships with some pretty great philanthropic organizations. The following is a list of shows we have going on and the philanthropies they support:
RESILIENT and Rape Victim Advocates:
RESILIENT is a variety show for survivors! Every second Monday of the month at 8pm. 70% of the proceeds go to RVA. Tickets are $10.
Undergrad Underground and Open Books Ltd.:
Undergrad Underground is partnering up this month with Open Books Ltd. to bring literacy and love of reading to under-resourced communities. The Playground is accepting used book donations everyday through February! Bring a book to the next Undergrad Underground show and change a life! Undergrad Underground performs every Thursday evening at 10pm; tickets are $10. See calendar event for more details.
Encircle and Planned Parenthood:
A portion of all ticket sales from this show will be donated every month to Planned Parenthood! To learn more about this organization, visit https://www.plannedparenthood.org. This show performs every last Monday of every month; tickets are $10. See calendar event for more details.
EV2: An Extra Virgin Variety Show with Extra Virgin and Reproductive Health Access Project:
50% of the ticket sales from this production will be donated to the Reproductive Health Access Project! To learn more about this organization, visit www.reproductiveaccess.org. This show takes place January 16th at 8pm; tickets are $10. See calendar event for more details.
Laughter is the Best Medicine and Sergiu Tabirta:
This variety show was put together in an effort to raise funds for Sergui Tabirts, brother of a member of the improv team Real Fiction. Sergui was involved in a horrible car accident and 70% of the tickets sales for this production are going towards his medical expenses. If you would like to make a donation, you can do that here: https://www.gofundme.com/sergius-medical-fund?ssid=857331346&pos=1. This show takes place January 21st at 5pm; tickets are $10. See calendar event for more details.