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BoxFest is back!

That’s right, folks! We’re back and BoxFest Detroit 2015 is happening! We’re really excited to be hosted by Planet Ant Theatre, Fridays and Saturdays, August 21 – 29. This is Molly McMahon, Artistic Director, excitedly typing away the good news. Last year we regrouped and with more resources, we’re looking forward to our 2015 festival. We’ve gotten financial support from… Read more →

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“So wait… What’s going on with BoxFest this year?

This is Molly McMahon, Artistic Director, here writing you today and believe me, I’ve been getting that question a lot lately. “What’s going on with BoxFest this year?” Since we put out our SOS call back in June we were inundated with emails/texts/communiqués from people. Some were from people wanting to participate in September’s Workshop. Some were from folks offering… Read more →

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Changes Ahead for BoxFest Detroit 2014

Hello BoxFest Detroit Friends and Family, This is Molly writing to you today. There really is no easy way to say this… BoxFest Detroit is in trouble. After growing and evolving over the last 12 years of BFD’s existence and being a part of southeastern Michigan’s vibrant theatre community, BoxFest Detroit is fighting for survival. Kelly Rossi and I have… Read more →

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BFD’s 2013 Directors!

Well BoxFest fans, it’s the moment you’ve been waiting for… so far any ways. The calls have gone out and here are the fabulous directors who are participating in this year’s festival: Sherrine Azab, Emily Caffery, Anna Castelaz, Amanda Ewing, Ileah Mare, Lori M. Reece, Terie Spencer and Megan Wright. All the directors have begun rehearsals and excited to show their work at… Read more →

Matt Forbes and Julie Brock in Armchair Dating, directed by Andrea Scobie.

BFD has a new home!

Greetings BoxFest fans! BoxFest Detroit has taken place at the Furniture Factory in Detroit for the past five years.  Unfortunately, that space is no longer being used as a theatre space and we were forced to find a new home.  Well, we found one! Drumroll please… BoxFest Detroit 2013 will be performed at The Elizabeth Theater above Park Bar in… Read more →

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BoxFest seeks directors, actors, playwrights and designers for 2013 festival!

Let the submitting begin! It’s that time of year again and BFD 2013 is off and running.  We are looking for directors, actors, playwrights, designers and technicians to participate in this year’s festival.  Please visit the contact page for information about submitting and deadlines. WE WANT YOU! Once we send it out, we’ll post a copy of the press release… Read more →

Linda Rabin Hammell, Greg Prusiewicz, Kevin Barron and Bob Kelly in Flowers, directed by Kristen Wagner.

BoxFest Detroit’s 2012 Winners!

Well, the old adage “better late than never” could certainly apply to this web update.  BoxFest Detroit certainly deserves some finger wagging for this oversight and to all the patrons and fans out there waiting with bated breathed for the announcement of the winners, we truly apologize.  But, winners we have and… drum roll please… here they are: Winner of… Read more →

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The BoxFest Detroit 2012 Schedule is Here!

So this update is a little past due, we know.  But we’re excited that you’ve checked back to find out what’s happening with BoxFest Detroit 2012.  The festival is only a few days away! The producers of BoxFest Detroit are pleased to announce BoxFest Detroit 2012, an annual theatre festival that showcases and creates opportunities for women directors.  The festival will run… Read more →