In 2010, WAM Theatre presented two Fundraising events:
Rantz & Raves
June 5, 2010- WAM Theatre co-Artistic Director Leigh Strimbeck and OOBR Award winning, NYC based actor Richard Hoehler presented ‘Rantz and Raves’, a WAM Theatre fundraiser at Flavours Cafe in Troy, NY. Richard read from his work ‘Poemz’; Leigh read from her work in progress ‘MMM: Motherhood, Marriage & Midlife’.
July 26, 2010- WAM Theatre and New Stage Performing Arts Center joined forces to invite The Capital Region’s Premiere Improv Comedy Troupe The Mop & Bucket Co. (MOPCO) and The Funniest Thing in The Berkshires, The Royal Berkshire Improv Troupe (RBIT) to face off in a friendly one night only Theatresports tournament to raise funds for WAM Theatre’s production of Sarah Ruhl’s ‘Melancholy Play’. The Tournament sold out and took place at New Stage Performing Arts Center in Pittsfield, MA