New Play Festival: Our Dear Dead Drug Lord

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25 at 7:00pm

Venue Berlind Rehearsal Room

Four high school girls. An elite club. A treehouse. Pablo Escobar. This wild thriller tests the limits of imagination and what happens when teenagers’ harmless fun turns into something much more threatening.

This reading is part of our 2019 LAB Spotlight New Play Festival.
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Alexis Scheer was named Rising Theater Star by the Improper Bostonian in the 2018 Boston's Best Issue. Her play Our Dear Dead Drug Lord was featured in the LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work and was a Bay Area Playwrights' Festival Finalist. Alexis is earning her MFA in Playwriting at Boston University, holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory, and is a proud Miami native and graduate of New World School of the Arts. This season she joins the Huntington Theatre Company as the Producing/Casting Apprentice. Alexis also moonlights as the Producing Artistic Director of the award-winning fringe company, Off the Grid Theatre. www.alexisscheer.com

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JANUARY 28, 2019

Untitled Aging Play

By Jiehae Park
Directed by Knud Adams

In this delicate, moving McCarter commission, a couple contemplates and explores the effects of aging on their bodies, their minds, and their relationships.