Alley Theater http://wfpl.org en Alley Theater Not Quite Ready for Main Street http://wfpl.org/post/alley-theater-not-quite-ready-main-street <p>When the Alley Theater<a href="http://wfpl.org/post/louisvilles-alley-theater-programs-beat-shows-short-bursts"> moved from its former Butchertown basement digs to a Museum Row storefront </a>earlier this year, the move seemed to signal an ambition on the part of the company to grow its profile in the community. Fri, 16 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 9358 at http://wfpl.org Alley Theater Not Quite Ready for Main Street Louisville's Alley Theater Programs Off-Beat Shows in Short Bursts http://wfpl.org/post/louisvilles-alley-theater-programs-beat-shows-short-bursts <p></p><p></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 21:45:37 +0000 Erin Keane 8376 at http://wfpl.org Louisville's Alley Theater Programs Off-Beat Shows in Short Bursts Louisville's Alley Theater Keeps Christmas Weird With Dr. Seuss/Doctor Who Mash-up http://wfpl.org/post/louisvilles-alley-theater-keeps-christmas-weird-dr-seussdoctor-who-mash <p><a href="http://www.thealleytheater.org/">The Alley Theater</a> doesn’t always do a holiday show – last year’s end-of-year offering was the zombie-Hamlet fantasy “Living Dead in Denmark” – but Todd Ziegler saw the opportunity in his first year as artistic director to combine the British science fiction show “Doctor Who,” which enjoys a robust cult following in the U.S., with a perennial holiday favorite – Dr. Seuss’ “How the Grinch Stole Christmas.”</p><p>A very special Grinch/Doctor cross-over episode? That’s an Alley Theatre no-brainer.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 21:20:42 +0000 Erin Keane 7777 at http://wfpl.org Louisville's Alley Theater Keeps Christmas Weird With Dr. Seuss/Doctor Who Mash-up Surreal Play Introduces Kids to Magritte http://wfpl.org/post/surreal-play-introduces-kids-magritte <p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 1.571em; color: rgb(17, 17, 17); line-height: 22px; ">Belgian surrealist painter René Magritte was known for his playful use of mystery&ndash;men in overcoats and bowler hats floating, an apple or a boulder suspended in mid-air. Sometimes silly, always evocative, he captured the imagination of art lovers of all ages.</p> Tue, 29 May 2012 21:39:38 +0000 Erin Keane 464 at http://wfpl.org Surreal Play Introduces Kids to Magritte