After returning to NYC in late 2008, Annette Benda Fox rededicated herself to her first love, acting.

After taking a hiatus to raise a family and manage an art world career, she has devoted herself to an acting practice. Taking classes at HB Studio with renowned teachers such as Austin Pendleton, Annette has honed her acting skills. She continues to study and audition, seeking work with new playwrights and new interpretations of classic material that resonates. Currently, dramatic theater is her passion, with acting for television and film on her radar. Annette is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA.


Favorite Recent Roles:

  • Adele in Circling the Globe, The Greenhuouse Ensemble, Jersey City Theater Center, (Sept 2019)

  • Queen Anne of Austria in Man in the Iron Mask at Hudson Warehouse Theatre (July 2019)

  • Lorraine in NUMBERS, by Carolyn Borris-Krimsky at HB Playwrights Theatre (May 2018)

  • Interviewer in Shadowbox by Michael Cristofer at Gene Frankel Theatre (May 2018)

  • Susan in City Girls and Desperadoes with Austin Pendleton at the Secret Theater, LIC (January 2016)

  • Carla in Flying, by Carolyn Borris-Krimsky at HB Playwrights Theater, (June 2015)

  • Mrs. Frencham in Not Now Darling at the ACC (Amateur Comedy Club) (February 2015)

  • Mrs. Stabinsky in Rooftop (student graduate film RISD February 2014)

  • Deputy Mayor Rose Sinclair in South Brooklyn (TV Pilot 2013)