ALEX MALLORY is a third-year MFA candidate in Directing at Northwestern University investigating theatrical collisions of violence and identity.

She has directed and developed new works with Lincoln Center, BEDLAM, Culture Project's Women Center Stage, The Working Theatre, Classical Theater of Harlem, The Telling Project, the Veteran Artist Program, and as Co-Artistic Director of Poetic Theater Productions from 2011-2015.

Alex holds a BA in Drama from Stanford University, where she was received the Louis Sudler Prize in Creative Arts and the Sherifa Omade Edoga Prize for work involving social issues. Associate Member, SDC.

Current and Upcoming Projects

Our Man in Havana is a Girl
by Gera-Lind Kolarik and Georgie Anne Geyer
Medill School of Journalism
Fall 2019

Indecent (FAIR Assistant Director)
by Paula Vogel
directed by Shana Cooper
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
July 4-Oct 26 2019

Recent Projects

Schiller's Mary Stuart
in a version by Peter Oswald
Northwestern University
April 26-May 5, 2019
Watch the promo video

Come Here To Me
by Dianne Nora
Reservoir Reading Series
Dandelion Theatre @ Theatre Wit
February 2019

The Steadfast Tin Soldier (Assistant Director)
conceived and directed by Mary Zimmerman
Lookingglass Theatre
Fall 2018

The Telling Project
Piven Theatre Lab and the Naomi Ruth Cohen Institute for Mental Health
October 2018
Watch the video here!

VRTU-L (Dramaturg)
by T.D. Mitchell
Bay Area Playwrights Festival
July 2018

Spring Awakening
an original translation by Alex Mallory
from Frühlings Erwachen by Frank Wedekind
Northwestern University MFA Lab Series
May 2018