Mark Bly

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    January 27, 2011
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    May 17, 2010

    Mark Bly at the Alley Theatre Talks About Intelligence-Slave

    ​A man in a World War II concentration camp is kept alive only because he has invented an early version of the calculator -- a four-function, hand-held model. But the only thing keeping him from being killed is that as far as his Nazi captors know, he hasn't completely finished it. In Intelli ... More >>

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    March 10, 2010

    Mark Bly Goes Behind The 39 Steps

    Photo courtesy Alley Theatre/Photo by Jann Whaley​The Alley Theatre's senior dramaturg and director of new play development Mark Bly spoke with Hair Balls about the new production of Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps opening today. We asked him about the story's various incarnations, themes and how ... More >>

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    October 26, 2009

    It's Gruesome, But Terrific

    Photo by Margaret DowningBrad Fleischer, Mark Bly and Rajiv Joseph​The male lead blows out one of his eyes with a firecracker. The scene plays funny, for the most part.The female lead slices her stomach open to get rid of everything that's been troubling her. As sad and horrific as this is, people ... More >>