In about fourteen hours from the moment I type this the Living Theater will have raised 24,000 dollars and be able to to pay its rent, bring in a consultant to develop a 5-year strategic plan, and turn itself into a financially sustainable arts organization.
Or it won't and they'll close the doors at 21 Clinton Street.
They're a little less than six grand away.
Here's the link.
And think, today, that if we don't honor our own history and give to our own living institutions, we cannot be surprised or upset when others don't.
Six grand, folks. This can be done.