3rd Annual Detroit New Works Festival

is scheduled for June 22-23, 2019 at the Outvisible Theatre in Allen Park

Submissions are no longer being accepted for this year's festival

The Detroit New Works Festival aims to showcase playwrights, promote new plays and musicals which focus on the subjects of equality and diversity, mental health, and/or social issues, and encourage community in the theatrical process.


Through the DNWF, Outvisible Theatre Company produces five staged readings of new plays, holds post-show discussions for play development, and one show will be given the opportunity be produced as a World Premiere the following season.


Saturday, June 22

2:00pm - For the People by Carol Mullen

4:30pm - Weep by Amanda Zeitler

6:45pm - panel discussion: Theatre Coverage in the Media

8:00pm - Surrounded By the Water by Michael Finke

Sunday, June 23

1:00pm - In Common by Quinn D. Eli

3:30pm - Brilliant Works of Art by Donna Hoke

6:00pm - winner announced

There will be a post-show discussion following every reading

The Detroit New Works Festival is produced by Outvisible Theatre Company


Festival venue and office: 

Outvisible Theatre Company

14709 Champaign Road

Allen Park, MI 48101