ALEX MALLORY: DIRECTOR

Alex is interested in the theater as an encounter with humanity. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Directing at Northwestern University.

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

The Telling Project
Piven Theatre Lab and the Naomi Ruth Cohen Institute for Mental Health
October 11-21, 2018
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Cressida On Top (Assistant Director)
by Paula Vogel
directed by Shana Cooper
Goodman Theatre New Stages Festival
October 6, 2018

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

Schiller's Mary Stuart
in a version by Peter Oswald with an all-female cast
Northwestern University
April 26-May 5, 2019


Recent Projects

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

Rube Goldberg Device for The Generation of Hope
by Jordan Hall
Climate Change Theatre Action
Northwestern University
October 2017

The Minutes (Assistant Director)
by Tracy Letts
directed by Anna D Shapiro
Steppenwolf Theater
Fall 2017