In order to raise the necessary funds to see the production through its development stages and to attract other producers, The Motion Group are selling 400 “pieces” of The Wicker Man off at £100 each to anyone who wants to invest, making it – for some – a unique opportunity to invest in something a bit different. But with West End statistics showing that on average out of every ten West End productions, only one can be expected to return any profit, is this asking a lot of people unaware of the risks involved?
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