Posts Tagged ‘theater alliance’

Setting the Tone: Theater Alliance Premieres Hum This Weekend

White noise, as we know it, is any number of innocuous droning sounds, easily tuned out.
But what if it were a powerful force that dictated the nature of human interaction? In the alternative reality of Nicholas Wardigo's play Hum, a world premiere in previews at Theater Alliance this weekend, a white noise both dangerous and [...]

Fearful Passage: Theater Alliance Reads The Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo

The star-crossed lovers lay entwined and unrecoverable in Sniper Alley for days following their death. Mark H. Milstein took his photograph of the bodies of Admira Ismic, a Muslim Bosnian, and Bosko Brkic, a Catholic Serb, on May 19, 1993, after the two were killed while attempting to escape Sarajevo. Because of the dissemination of Milstein's photograph and a [...]

Don’t Be Bored: Stories, Smut, and Outer Space

These days there are oodles of opportunities to get your story on in D.C., and tonight may be one of the best: Story League is hosting its second all-out story showdown at the 14th Street Busboys & Poets. Contestants only get seven minutes to drop a scintillating chunk of prose on the topic of unsolved [...]

Colin Hovde Returns to Theater Alliance After Stint as Talent Agent

In today's Washington Post, Jane Horwitz reported that Theater Alliance, a small company in residence at the H Street Playhouse, has named Colin Hovde as its new artistic director.
Hovde, 31, previously worked for Theater Alliance as its associate artistic director, but more recently he's been working at the Capital Talent Agency with former Theater Alliance [...]