Driveway Theatre brings 30 minute, professional shows RIGHT TO YOU! We perform in driveways, parking lots, back yards, etc. Prices start at only $150. Great for block parties, church picnics, community groups, all kinds of celebrations (birthday, anniversary, graduation, retirement…).
Off Book Improv is available for booking weekends June – August, and Driveway Dating (our scripted show) will be available weekends July 7 – August 27 . If you have an event you want driveway theatre at this summer, fill out our INTEREST FORM, or call the box office at 734 288-7753.
Scroll down to learn about the shows, prices, and how Driveway Theatre works!
OUR 2023 SHOWS
Dana is dating… in her driveway! It’s not easy to find a match these days, but Dana is trying. She invites each potential date to her own driveway café, and by now even her neighbors are invested in her finding the perfect match. Mike seems like a very promising candidate according to all the research Dana has done. Will she make a love connection? Driveway Dating by Jennifer Ward is a fun and fast paced 30 minute show appropriate for all ages… and your nosy neighbors!
by Jennifer Ward. Directed by Shelby Seeley.
This show uses input from the audience… and even gives willing volunteers a chance to get up on stage… as the performers make up everything right on the spot. Extra fun for celebrations with guests of honor like birthdays, anniversaries, etc, Improv is sure to be fun for any gathering!
DOWNRIVER DRIVEWAY PRICES
$150 flat fee* for having us come and perform within the Downriver area, and additionally we will put out a bucket and ask for donations.
$500 fee for a “no bucket” performance. Pay this fee and we won’t put out a bucket or ask for additional donations.
*PERFORMANCES OUTSIDE THE DOWNRIVER AREA require additional fees (generally $25-100, depending on how far you are from Open Book.) If you’re outside of Downriver, and interested in having us come to you, let us know and we’ll get back to you with a price!
Fill out THIS FORM to express interest, and someone will get back to you to schedule a performance! Or… call our box office at 734 288-7753.
THINGS TO KNOW
*Driveway Theatre can be performed in driveways, backyards, parking lots, park pavilions… any clear, flat, outdoor area. Required performance space 16 feet deep, 20 feet wide. Audience or host provides seating… chairs, blankets, whatever you’d like.
* Our performers will not have microphones. They are professional performers who know how to project, but be aware that if your crowd is too big or is in a noisy area those in the back will have a harder time hearing. Please plan accordingly.
* Rain Policy. We don’t melt in rain! Shows will not be cancelled or rescheduled for light rain. Heavy rain or lighting storms may result in a rescheduled show. We can’t control the weather. If you can, make sure it’s beautiful on the day of your performance!
*We require at least two free parking spaces. Let us know if there are any specifics about where to park.
*Staff and performers will show up appx 15 minutes before performance time to set up.