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From Film to Theater – Found Fringe Style!

Found Theater Company often uses salvaged, reclaimed, and reused materials to make the sets and props of their productions, photo shoots, and video trailers. Not only is the reuse of material more economical for a smaller company, but it’s also way better for the environment than buying new. In fact, they’ve been using materials from The Resource Exchange for so many years, that we featured the ensemble of theatre makers as our reCreate Artists of August 2015! You can see how they used materials in productions from 2013-now on their Featured Artist Page on our website. And now Found is … Continue reading

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Found Theater’s Spacey Reclaimed Fundraiser

Hey, that’s me!  I’m Alison, part of The Resource Exchange staff as well as  a member Found Theater Company.  On Friday August 2nd, Found Theater Co. held  “Found Sounds in SPACE,”  a fundraiser promoting our company’s upcoming show “This is the Twilight Kingdom” that opens September 5th as part of the Philly FringeArts Festival. One-time events can be really wasteful. So, when organizing this fundraiser it was important to us to find the balance between decorating and creating as little waste as possible. To help solve that problem, we got a lot of the materials from the Resource Exchange instead of buying them … Continue reading

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