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SWEAT Now on Stage at the Alley Theatre Photo SWEAT Now on Stage at the Alley Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 2, 2021

Sweat, by Lynn Nottage and directed by Rob Melrose, is now on stage at the Alley Theatre, running through October 24, 2021. 

Alley Theatre's Virtual Stage Presents a Collection of Contemporary Plays for the Spr Photo Alley Theatre's Virtual Stage Presents a Collection of Contemporary Plays for the Spring
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021

¬†The Alley Theatre will present a variety of¬†contemporary plays¬†as a part of the Alley‚Äôs Spring 2021 Digital Season.¬†Written by¬†Alley All New¬†alumni and¬†a¬†Houston-based¬†author,¬†the¬†plays¬†include¬†El¬†Chuco¬†Town Forever¬†by¬†Isaac G√≥mez¬†(April 2 ‚Äď May 2, 2021),¬†Man. Kind.¬†by¬†Don X. Nguyen¬†(April 9 ‚Äď May 9, 2021),¬†and more.

Alley Theatre's A HALF SHEET OF PAPER Now Available to View Photo Alley Theatre's A HALF SHEET OF PAPER Now Available to View
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2021

The Alley Theatre's free digital production of A Half Sheet of Paper is now available to view. There are two different versions. Written by August Strindberg and translated and directed by Rob Melrose, A Half Sheet of Paper will be available to view for free from January 22 - February 14, 2021.

Artistic Director Rob Melrose Translates And Directs Three Classics To Launch The All Photo Artistic Director Rob Melrose Translates And Directs Three Classics To Launch The Alley Theatre's 2021 Digital Season
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2021

The Alley Theatre's Artistic Director Rob Melrose has translated three classic short plays and adapted them for the Alley@Home 2021 Digital Season.

Alley Theatre Pivots to Produce a Free Digital Season and Cancels Live 2020-21 Season Photo Alley Theatre Pivots to Produce a Free Digital Season and Cancels Live 2020-21 Season Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2020

The Alley Theatre has¬†announced the cancellation of all in-person performances of the 2020-21 season. The following shows are affected¬†by the cancellation:¬†Born¬†with¬†Teeth¬†by Liz Duffy Adams (January 22 ‚Äď February 14, 2021),¬†Waiting for Godot¬†by Samuel Beckett (March¬†5 ‚Äď 28, 2021),¬†and more.

Rec Room Arts Announces The Writers Group Sound Scripts Project Photo Rec Room Arts Announces The Writers Group Sound Scripts Project
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2020

Rec Room Arts announced today the Sound Scripts Project, a 9-part series of audio-plays written by the inaugural class of the Rec Room Writers Group. In an innovative approach to embracing the challenges presented to live theatre, Rec Room continues to provide work for artists while nurturing new plays.

Rec Room Arts Announces SOUND SCRIPTS PROJECT Photo Rec Room Arts Announces SOUND SCRIPTS PROJECT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 20, 2020

Rec Room Arts announced the Sound Scripts Project, a 9-part series of audio-plays written by the inaugural class of the Rec Room Writers Group. In an innovative approach to embracing the challenges presented to live theatre, Rec Room continues to provide work for artists while nurturing new plays.

Patrons Can Now Watch The Alley Theatre's Streaming Production Of 1984 Photo Patrons Can Now Watch The Alley Theatre's Streaming Production Of 1984
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2020

The Tony Award-winning Alley Theatre is delighted to share the filmed production of 1984 with its patrons and supporters.

Sarah Ruhl's Offbeat Comedy DEAD MAN'S CELL PHONE is Coming to the Alley Theatre This Photo Sarah Ruhl's Offbeat Comedy DEAD MAN'S CELL PHONE is Coming to the Alley Theatre This Spring
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 2, 2020

The Alley Theatre and Artistic Director Rob Melrose will present Sarah Ruhl's offbeat comedy, Dead Man's Cell Phone. The play will be directed by the Alley's Associate Producer & Casting Director, Brandon Weinbrenner and runs April 17 - May 10, 2020 in the Hubbard Theatre. Tickets are available at alleytheatre.org or by calling the Box Office at 713.220.5700.

Casting Announced for The Alley Theatre's Alley All New Festival Photo Casting Announced for The Alley Theatre's Alley All New Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 18, 2019

The Alley Theatre's Alley All New Festival, January 16 - 26, 2020, features new plays from some of the most exciting voices in contemporary theatre. The Festival programming includes workshop performances, readings, and an Early Draft Preview.

Casting Announced For 2020 Alley All New Festival Photo Casting Announced For 2020 Alley All New Festival
by Stephi Wild - Dec 18, 2019

The Alley Theatre's Alley All New Festival, January 16 a?" 26, 2020, features new plays from some of the most exciting voices in contemporary theatre. The Festival programming includes workshop performances, readings, and an Early Draft Preview.

Photo Flash: First Look At A CHRISTMAS CAROL At Alley Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look At A CHRISTMAS CAROL At Alley Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2019

The Alley Theatre and Rob Melrose, Artistic Director of the Tony Award¬ģ-winning Alley Theatre present¬†Alley's holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story of Christmas. Under the direction of James Black, Resident Acting Company Member

BWW TV: Alley Theatre Rings In The Holidays With A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo BWW TV: Alley Theatre Rings In The Holidays With A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 18, 2019

The Alley Theatre and Rob Melrose, Artistic Director of the Tony Award¬ģ-winning Alley Theatre, announce the cast and creative team of Alley's holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story of Christmas.

BWW Review: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS Satisfies at Alley Theatre Photo BWW Review: MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS Satisfies at Alley Theatre
by Brett Cullum - Jul 25, 2019

This one has everything you could want - broadly drawn characters, exotic settings, and a spectacular murder with no shortage of suspects. It's a great thriller to chill you off this summer. 

BWW Review: Alley Theatre Designs Elegant Universe For CONSTELLATIONS Photo BWW Review: Alley Theatre Designs Elegant Universe For CONSTELLATIONS
by Katricia Lang - May 20, 2019

Despite the labyrinthine theories at the heart of CONSTELLATIONS, Nick Payne has written an engaging play. It is not, as we say, 'challenging,' a word often used as a euphemism for 'hard to watch.' It's funny and sweet and sad and intense. You can't look away.

New Artistic Director Rob Melrose Helms First Alley Production MURDER ON THE ORIENT E Photo New Artistic Director Rob Melrose Helms First Alley Production MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2019

The Alley Theatre and Rob Melrose, new Artistic Director of the Tony Award -winning Alley Theatre, announce the cast and crew of the ExxonMobil Summer Chills production, Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express, Adapted by Ken Ludwig, offering a cool escape from the sizzling summer heat. Murder on the Orient Express will be Rob Melrose's directorial debut on the Alley stage. The crime thriller runs July 19-August 25, 2019, on the Hubbard Theatre stage. Tickets are available now at alleytheatre.org or by calling the Box Office at 713.220.5700.

Texas Native Jennifer Haley Returns To Alley Theatre With SUSTAINABLE LIVING Photo Texas Native Jennifer Haley Returns To Alley Theatre With SUSTAINABLE LIVING
by Julie Musbach - Mar 7, 2019

The Alley Theatre continues its Alley All New Reading Series with Sustainable Living by Jennifer Haley.

BWW Review: The Duck, Having Quacked, Moves on at the Alley Theatre Photo BWW Review: The Duck, Having Quacked, Moves on at the Alley Theatre
by Gary Laird - Feb 25, 2019

QUACK playwright Eliza Clark is very good at sharp, rapid-fire dialogue, and she gives the actors plenty.

Photo Flash: TWELFTH NIGHT Comes to Alley Theatre Photo Photo Flash: TWELFTH NIGHT Comes to Alley Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2018

The Alley Theatre and Interim Artistic Director James Black announce the cast and crew of the 2018-19 Hubbard Season opener, Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, directed by Jonathan Moscone. The Alley presents an inventive, nontraditional, yet faithful production of Twelfth Night set in the 1930s that showcases not only the resident acting company, but also a diverse group of performers making their Alley debut. The play runs October 5-28, 2018 in the Hubbard Theatre. Tickets are available at alleytheatre.org or by calling the Box Office at 713.220.5700.

Shakespeare's Comedy Classic TWELFTH NIGHT Comes to Alley Theatre Photo Shakespeare's Comedy Classic TWELFTH NIGHT Comes to Alley Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Aug 27, 2018

The Alley Theatre and Interim Artistic Director James Black announce the cast and crew of the 2018-19 Hubbard Season opener, Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, directed by Jonathan Moscone.

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