Presenting Macbeth at The Chicken Box (1 week delayed...)While we load the set into 1 W North Ave the next few days, we'll be working around the last bits of city inspections (the same great Baltimore that is renting this space to Station North Arts and Entertainment). We're delaying the productino 1 week, so the show run is now May 23 to June 9. This reduced run will allow us to bring you our Macbeth with the full preparation the play and you deserve. Thank you for all the support and we can't wait to see you at The Chicken Box!
Thank you to the 467 people who came out to see Equus, all the reviewers, and the friends and family of our wonderful cast and crew. We love you all!
Come see Equus Downtown!We're not quite into our new digs yet, but will have some bright news about it on opening night! Speaking of which come to our opening of Equus by Peter Shaffer, directed by Mason Ross on February 7th at 405 W. Franklin St. running through February 17th Thursdays through Sundays and always at 8 pm.
Saying Happy New Year w/ Fried Chicken, Macbeth AuditionsHaha! We made it through another calender year with most of our sanity intact. To celebrate we're having auditions for our production of Macbeth this coming Monday the 7th and Wednesday the 9th both at 7 PM and both at the Whole Gallery (405 W. Franklin St.) Please prepare a classical monologue and a monologue of your choice, but this isn't about memorization, you can look at your materials during the audition.
Come see Ubik in Station North!We're presenting our stage adaptation of Philip K Dick's masterpiece starting December 6th @ D Center! 16 W North Ave 8pm Thurs-Sun through December 30th!
UBIK auditionsWe are holding auditions for the collaboratively devised adaptation of Phillip K Dick's novel UBIK this coming Tuesday, September 18 from 7-9 pm at the H&H, 405 W. Franklin St. 3rd Floor No prepared material necessary.
Twilight Zone Play Festival Script Read ThroughWe're doing a Twilight Zone Play Festival this October, and we're soliciting original scripts in that style. Whether you're interested in writing, acting, directing, teching or designing, come on out! Come by H&H 405 W. Franklin at 7 PM THIS Monday September 3rd.
Annex Theater back from tour!
Salome on Tour!Annex Theater is touring our original adaptation of the biblical tale of Salome.
All shows start at 8 unless they don't. Tickets at the door.
Buy a sweet show poster or click on the donate tab to support our adventurous troupe!
Aug. 17 Philly: Little Berlin 2430 Coral St. Philadelphia, PA
Aug. 19 Providence: Empire 95 Black Box 95 Empire St. Providence, RI
Aug. 20 Northampton: Dynamite Space 150 Main St. Northampton, MA
Aug. 21 Boston: White Haus 10 Seaverns Ave. Jamaica Plains, MA
Aug. 23 Pittsburgh: Optimus Technologies 4814 Penn Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
Aug. 24 Athens, OH: Madeline Ffitch's farm (contact us for details)
Aug. 25 Detroit, MI: The Jam Handy 2900 Grand Blvd Detroit, MI
Aug. 27 Chicago, IL: Roxaboxen 2130 W. 21st St. Chicago, IL
Aug. 29 Milwaukee: Riverwest Public House 815 E. Locust St. Milwaukee, WI
Aug. 30 Minneapolis: The Medusa 1154 Hennepin Ave. Minneapolis, MN
video and film double headerMarch 17th and 18th we will be hosting a video double header. First night, Everything is Terrible presents Doggiewoggiez/Poochiewoochiez (a version of Joderowski's "Holy Mountain" using found footage of dogs. Showbeast will open. Show starts at 10pm... $7. The next Night, the 18th, we will host Manual Cinema, a shadow puppet, overhead projector, video hybrid group. They will present their new piece "Fjords", Wine Glass and Dish Towel (Connor Kizer & Mason Ross), Bethany Dinsick (presenting a new video), and poetry by Zachary Schomburg will open the evening at 9pm... $5. Both events are at the Whole Gallery (405 W. Franklin St. Floor 3..... H&H)
An original script written by Annex Theater members from near and far and performed by the astoundingly talented Sophie Hinderberger, Justin Durel, Ellen Nielsen, and Evan Moritz. Salome is the biblical tale reconcieved on themes of timeless revolution, naked power, sexual obsession and eccentric delicacies. Featuring multimedia montage, puppetry and some of the most innovative performers in Baltimore. When a revolution meets love meets revenge, head will roll.
Rick G. - July 2012
Youtube Play FestivalFriday April 20th and Saturday April 21st at 8pm we will be hosting our second youtube play festival at the Whole Gallery (405 W. Franklin St.). It will include live performances of well know (or not so well known) you tube videos by your favorite local performers: Theresa Columbus, Rebecca Nagle, Evan Moritz, Sam Shea, Pilar Diaz, Madeline Tess Peters, Person Ablach, Gina Denton, Alex Gilwit, Jessie Unterhalter, Katey Truhn, Mason Ross, Freda Mohr, Trevor Wilhelms, Robbie Bassler, Tim Paggi and Josh Van Horne.
It is my pleasure to announce some news.Hello friends and neighbors and internet well-wishers. As you might have noticed the Annex Theater has a new website. It is similar to other websites on the information superhighway, so fret not and feel free to navigate this veritable encyclopedia of all the things Annex Theater.
We hope to keep you constantly informed of happenings and whatnots in the company's past, present and future. Upcoming shows shall be discussed at length and web promotions such as Free iPads and X-box 720s will be offered at steep discounts.
Beyond that. Read our extensive bio to figure out what makes us tick. Watch videos of us. Sift through a bevy of news articles, many of which are directly related to the theater. Heck, you can even donate to us. Whatever you do on this site, we hope you choose to do it while smiling.