There are and will be many storylines heading into the Texans' 2014 season, and there are many aspects of the team that need to line up "just so" if the team is going to have any hope of going 6-10 duplicating the massive turnarounds of previous 2-14-teams-selecting-first-overall. Yes, selecting a ... More >>
The Alley Theatre debuts a strong work from Rajiv Joseph.
No, not THIS AmadeusThe Alley Theatre is mounting some ambitious, big-name productions for the 2010-11 season, according to an announcement released today.Among the shows will be Amadeus, the popular Mozart play that hasn't been done here in a long while; the Pulitzer-Prize winning August: Osage ... More >>
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 >>
Photos courtesy of the Alley TheatreNikki Snelson plays the Mad HatterAlice is a children's book writer who's estranged from her husband and not doing well at all with her daughter. Worst of all, to Hair Balls's way of thinking, she has writer's block. So she goes to the strange and crazy pl ... More >>
Hellboy actress starring in Alley play.
Why isn't this Alley world premiere more moving?
Photo by Margaret DowningBrad Fleischer, Mark Bly and Rajiv JosephThe 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 >>
Photo by Margaret DowningSelma Blair playing Kayleen picks at the blood on on fellow actor Brad Fleischer's face -- an action designed to be both comic and in keeping with the title of the terrific new, two-actor play now on the Alley's Neuhaus Stage -- Gruesome Playground Injuries.It's alwa ... More >>
For part of last night's performance of Thornton Wilder's Our Town at the Alley Theatre, audience members were paying more attention to a row of center seats a few rows up from the stage. Actress Selma Blair (Hellboy, Hellboy 2, Legally Blonde and NBC's Kath & Kim) who is in town to sta ... More >>