Poor Yorick's Players

Poor Yorick's Players

is creating free outdoor performances of the works of William Shakespeare

13

patrons

$109

per month
Poor Yorick’s Players challenges ourselves and our audience to grow intellectually and artistically through:
1. Fair and honest business practices including fiscal responsibility
2. Consideration of the entire canon of Shakespeare
3. Creation of challenging yet interactive and engaging performances that are guided by text
4. A supportive environment for artists to do their best work
5. A collaborative process that engenders respect and values hard work and volunteerism
6. Equal opportunities for all genders, races, and lifestyles
7. Accessible performances for those with financial and physical challenges
Tiers
Earl of Leicester
$1 or more per month
Shakespearean Shout Out!
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
Admiral's Men
$3 or more per month
Sonnets for you!
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
Chamberlain's Men
$5 or more per month
Lute-crate
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
King's Men
$10 or more per month
We happy few
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
The Rose
$25 or more per month
Mistress Quickly's Hospitality
  • Priority Seating for you and three of your friends including a cheese platter (or other snacks).
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
The Globe
$50 or more per month
Falstaff's Feast
  • A full picnic dinner to enjoy while sitting at your Priority Seating.  Also, a 3 minute skit performed for you at intermission about why you are awesome.
  • Priority Seating for you and three of your friends including a cheese platter (or other snacks).
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
The Bard
$150 or more per month
What a piece of work is man
  • Join us at a Board Meeting to help us plan our next season.
  • Feature as a guest star on a podcast or blog interview.
  • A full picnic dinner to enjoy while sitting at your Priority Seating.  Also, a 3 minute skit performed for you at intermission about why you are awesome.
  • Priority Seating for you and three of your friends including a cheese platter (or other snacks).
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
Goals
$109 of $250 per month
When we reach $250/month, we will foot the bill for an exclusive patrons-only event to mingle and party with the artists and staff of Poor Yorick's Players.
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Poor Yorick’s Players challenges ourselves and our audience to grow intellectually and artistically through:
1. Fair and honest business practices including fiscal responsibility
2. Consideration of the entire canon of Shakespeare
3. Creation of challenging yet interactive and engaging performances that are guided by text
4. A supportive environment for artists to do their best work
5. A collaborative process that engenders respect and values hard work and volunteerism
6. Equal opportunities for all genders, races, and lifestyles
7. Accessible performances for those with financial and physical challenges

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Tiers
Earl of Leicester
$1 or more per month
Shakespearean Shout Out!
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
Admiral's Men
$3 or more per month
Sonnets for you!
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
Chamberlain's Men
$5 or more per month
Lute-crate
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
King's Men
$10 or more per month
We happy few
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
The Rose
$25 or more per month
Mistress Quickly's Hospitality
  • Priority Seating for you and three of your friends including a cheese platter (or other snacks).
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
The Globe
$50 or more per month
Falstaff's Feast
  • A full picnic dinner to enjoy while sitting at your Priority Seating.  Also, a 3 minute skit performed for you at intermission about why you are awesome.
  • Priority Seating for you and three of your friends including a cheese platter (or other snacks).
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!
The Bard
$150 or more per month
What a piece of work is man
  • Join us at a Board Meeting to help us plan our next season.
  • Feature as a guest star on a podcast or blog interview.
  • A full picnic dinner to enjoy while sitting at your Priority Seating.  Also, a 3 minute skit performed for you at intermission about why you are awesome.
  • Priority Seating for you and three of your friends including a cheese platter (or other snacks).
  • Receive Poor Yorick's Players' custom-designed Tarot deck or set of playing cards.  Bonus for those who choose the Tarot-- a free reading of the cards at a time of your choosing.
  • For the true fan, a Poor Yorick's Players hoodie and t-shirt set, or stainless steel coffee mug.
  • We will write a special sonnet for you or a loved one, to be recorded and broadcast on our site, and then performed live at a performance of your choosing.
  • We will thank you on Facebook, Twitter, and our website.
  • An actor will give you a literal shout-out during intermission.
  • Bonus exclusive access to behind-the-scenes blogs, podcasts, and more!