Join Crowded Fire Theater in creating a culture of shared abundance! Your gift helps us meet a $20,000 matching donation.
Over the course of the pandemic, Crowded Fire put our full weight behind taking care of our people. But as we ask for your support today, we know that actions speak louder than words. We are here to DO.
Click on the links below for concrete examples of what we've done in the last 20 months:
Paid over 180 artists as hourly employees, for actual hours worked, nearly doubling their wage.
Increased hours for our staff of 7. NO FURLOUGHS.
R&D Lab serving 8 BIPOC playwrights.
Ignite Grant awarded $10,000 to 6 BIPOC designers.
The free Audition and Monologue Creation program served 12 BIPOC actors.
Making Good Trouble, an anti-racism train-the-trainer program, served 24 artist-activists.
Our Twitch stream centered 52 BIPOC artists; 28% identifying as TGNC (trans and/or gender non-conforming).
Hosted a 50-person Feast of Resilience commissioning and centering Black artists.
Helped produce Ohlone Truth in History video, raising awareness of the Bay Area Native community.
Produced one of the first return-to-live-indoor-theater pieces in the Bay, a gentrification horror story, The Displaced by Isaac Gomez, while keeping everyone safe!
Your financial support goes further when you look at an organization of our size. Your $20, $50, $100, $500, $1,000, $2,000 does more with us. If you are able to give, please give. No action is too small.