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Turquoise Dragon
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#1 Old 1st Jun 2017 at 1:28 AM
Default Performing Arts Bimonthly Theme

Hello Fellow Simmers!

MTS is proud to announce that we are bringing back themes! As of June 1, 2017 we are starting a series of new themes, each lasting for 2 months.
There will be a special extended one that lasts over the holidays however, only to begin anew in January of next year.

After much heated debate (actually we took a poll) we decided on Performing Arts for the first one. Of course, the gigantic banner up above is probably a good clue which one won

Build a theater, create an instrument, make a costume, be creative in a multitude of ways! We look forward to seeing what the community comes up with
Be sure to put #themeperformingarts in your hash tags though, and mention that any uploads are part of the new theme so we don't miss any!

As usual, contributors will receive a shiny new Achievement Sticker for their collections
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#2 Old 1st Jun 2017 at 2:18 AM
*Wonders about maybe finishing up the theatre from my university campus and posting that to get in on this contest / get feedback from the larger community on the styles I'm using for that project...

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Field Researcher
#3 Old 1st Jun 2017 at 3:09 AM
This is wonderful news! I was just getting into creating and participating in these when they were pulled and was so bummed. Humongous thanks, mods and site staff, for bringing back themes! As a creator I enjoy how they inspire projects I might not otherwise have planned, and as a downloader I love the great goodies they bring! Cheers, and thanks again! (^_^)
Field Researcher
#4 Old 1st Jun 2017 at 3:12 AM
I'm sure I could think of something......
Lab Assistant
#5 Old 1st Jun 2017 at 8:14 AM Last edited by InLovewithRed : 1st Jun 2017 at 8:40 AM.
Awesome!! I cannot wait to get started!
Test Subject
#6 Old 2nd Jun 2017 at 2:16 AM
Sounds interesting.....looking forward to trying this out.
Field Researcher
#7 Old 3rd Jun 2017 at 3:28 AM
I'm glad to see the themes back. I haz ideas...

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The Great AntiJen
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#8 Old 5th Jun 2017 at 1:18 PM
ooooo - I'm sure I can think of something.

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#9 Old 5th Jun 2017 at 4:27 PM
Oh! Oh! Oooooh! YAY!!! I can't wait

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Turquoise Dragon
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#10 Old 11th Jun 2017 at 1:31 AM
@Delphy would you mind putting the banner in the first post of this thread across the site please?
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#11 Old 13th Jun 2017 at 4:24 PM
Does a TV studio qualify as a venue for the performing of an art?
Turquoise Dragon
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#12 Old 13th Jun 2017 at 5:56 PM
Yes it does @GrijzePilion
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#13 Old 13th Jun 2017 at 6:05 PM
Great, I'll get right on it.
#14 Old 13th Jun 2017 at 6:55 PM
As an aspiring singer/Broadway actress myself, this excites the hell out of me! Can't wait to get started!
#15 Old 14th Jun 2017 at 3:23 PM
Oooh. Someone please do a woodwind instrument! You'd win for sure, at least for me. Lol.

♫ Keeping this here until EA gives us a proper playable woodwind/brass instrument ♫
Test Subject
#16 Old 15th Jun 2017 at 7:05 PM
Yes, this is so cool! And a great opportunity for me to finally finish the Kabuki theater I started building AGES ago! :D
#17 Old 18th Jun 2017 at 5:28 PM
Wonderful idea ! I wouldn't have enought time to participate if it was one month long only. And the theme is great too. Thanks !

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Test Subject
#18 Old 21st Jun 2017 at 12:40 AM
I know I won't be able to contribute anything (because I'm not good at making things) but its good to see themes again.
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#19 Old 21st Jun 2017 at 1:55 PM
Originally Posted by badusername2000
I know I won't be able to contribute anything (because I'm not good at making things) but its good to see themes again.

Especially if there's a theme you like, and a content creator you like decides to make new CC based around it. Like that one time the monthly theme was Chuck Norris. Obviously I'll have to pitch in with ideas:

- the future (in a Into The Future sort of way)
- the past (in a 70s, 80s & 90s Stuff sort of way)
- Chuck Norris's colleagues (in an 80s action movie sort of way, and I'd pitch in the building from Die Hard)
Test Subject
#20 Old 25th Jun 2017 at 12:06 AM
These themes not only inspire creativity, but teamwork too! @gdayars and I (justJones) have started a mod team because of it :P
Lab Assistant
#21 Old 25th Jun 2017 at 10:20 PM
Oh a whole 2 months? Awesome, I'll actually have time to make something after getting a new laptop, yes!

Of course I'll have to figure out what to make, plus see how busy my social life is. :P

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Field Researcher
#22 Old 27th Jun 2017 at 8:05 PM
Ohh how come I didn't notice this earlier? I have an awesome idea!
Lab Assistant
#23 Old 6th Jul 2017 at 3:17 PM
I'm building a venue that includes space for performing, but where performing is not the focus of it all - a large park with a bandstand to be exact. Would that fall under the theme or not?
Turquoise Dragon
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#24 Old 6th Jul 2017 at 7:53 PM
Am not sure. It would depend on what percentage of the lot was theme based probably
Tartan McBadgerface
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#25 Old 13th Jul 2017 at 10:30 AM
Great I have some CC that I might be able to adapt to this!
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