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Laughs in Spanish

Boston Playwrights' Theatre. dir. Sara Katzoff.

February 2019. Workshop Production. Boston Playwrights' Theatre.

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  • Chosen (née 10 Days) workshopped during Spring Break: Playwrights Week at Sanguine Theatre Company.

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  • Offered up "Thoughts on Creating Your Own Work, But Also Life" on the Bravo! Alumni Blog.

Alexis Scheer is a multi hyphenate theatre artist based in Boston. She writes plays that are brazenly millennial and fiercely feminist, through a Latinx lens. The Improper Bostonian named her Rising Theater Star in the 2018 Boston's Best Issue. Alexis is earning her MFA in Playwriting at Boston University, holds a BFA in Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory, and is a proud 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.

*Yes. That was a shameless reference to Jesus Christ Superstar.                                                                                                                                                   Cover photo: Ally Schmaling.