Wow, what a night! We had so much fun! 109 Browncoats in the house
with 78 tix sold in advance.... A Big Thank you to all of you who came
and also to those who helped in various ways that made this a success
(posting on the web, helping out last night, donating items, making
- Adam Hughes coming and donating 4 signed prints for the prize
drawing, one of which was specially made for the screening! It created a
mad dash to the prize drawing table to buy more tickets! This accounted
for at least half of our prize drawing ticket sales!
- At least 6 people came who had never seen Serenity
- Lots of shiny prize drawing/door prizes!
- Souvenir tickets for everyone
- Plus hanging out with such a large group of very nice people
Some celebs in our 'verse were in attendance: Adam Hughes who did the cover art for graphic novel; and Rob Kuhlman who is one of the musicians for "Done the Impossible" movie!
What We Raised
We had a prize drawing, plus merchandise sales and raised some more that way. Here's our stats:
Tickets sold on site: 38 x $15 = $570
Online tix: $1171.07 (after PayPal charges)
Merchandise sales: $100
Prize Drawing Tickets: $141
- $600 (Theater Rental)
- $250 (Film print)
- $40 (shipping for film)
Grand total raised for Equality Now: $1092.07
If you have any to add, just sign on and go to Gallery and the CSTS
2007 category and you'll see a text link there for adding a photo! You
can also make comments on photos posted.
Space Monkey Sponsors
Big Damn Hero Sponsors
we want to thank the following people/businesses/organizations for
donating items for our door prize/prize drawing thing-a-ma-jigger:
Dark Horse Comics
Can't Stop the Serenity
Of course anyone who came and
helped spread the word helped make this a success! We also want to thank
those who helped with various things
- Beth Powell and William Alonso for manning the on-site ticket sales, will-call and general setup
- Myron for general setup (bringing tables, etc), logistics & planning, making signs and my co-helper
- Rob Kuhlman and Deborah McGrath for manning the prize drawing table and general setup.
- Rebecca Blevins for manning the merchandise table and general setup (and bring supplies)
- Geena Phillips for being our ticket-taker
Let us know what you think!
Sign on to our site and leave a comment on the "Can't Stop the Serenity 2007" thread under General Discussion!
- Angela Trigg