Welcome Elmer Martinez!Collaborative Arts Coordinator, Moonbox Productions We at Moonbox are SUPER excited about the newest member of our staff, Elmer Martinez! Elmer is joining us as Collaborative Arts Coordinator, a brand new position created with the idea of establishing site-specific theater that is immersive and draws upon community collaborations and intersectional art. Elmer has...
Soul Stew: An Installation at the Nook – Now thru August 21st For Details and Ticketing Information: https://gofund.me/db499ae0 SOMERVILLE, MA – Somerville Artist, Elmer Martinez, has opened an art installation in his backyard called Soul Stew: An Installation at the Nook. The multidisciplinary art installation, curated in response to a year of creative repression brought...
“The 2012 Tony Award. The 2013 Obie. The 2014 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. These are among the many awards that Lighting Designer Jeffrey E. Salzberg has never won.”
So begins one of Jeff’s famous autobiographies, pulled straight from a Moonbox playbill.
Moonbox is thrilled to present the finalists of the first-ever Boston New Works Project. Over the course of the 2021-2022 season, these 11 original plays and musicals will be workshopped, polished, and set to debut at the Boston New Works Fringe Festival- a week-long celebration of Boston’s opportunity to #CreateCommunity, together.
When news of the COVID pandemic began to break last spring, Moonbox, like so many in our industry, began to scramble our schedules and personnel in an effort to let the show go on. Hopes that we were looking at just a few months of disruption dissolved as the virus spread, and we entered this long haul of social distancing, shut-downs and unspeakable losses of life and livelihoods.
This winter Moonbox lost close friend and beloved collaborator, Marian Bertone. Marian designed costumes for several Moonbox shows, beginning in 2014 with The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!), and later for The Wild Party, Barnum and finally Cabaret – the latter two earning her IRNE Awards for best Costume Design. Marian tackled every project...