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our dear Dead Drug Lord

Mccarter theatre center. lab spotlight. new play festival.

January 25th, 2019. Reading. Princeton, NJ.

Laughs in Spanish

Boston Playwrights' Theatre. dir. Sara Katzoff.

February 2019. Workshop Production. Boston Playwrights' Theatre.

Recently + In Photos

  • Our Dear Dead Drug Lord is named semi-finalist for Relentless Award.

  • Our Dear Dead Drug Lord workshopped at Oregon Shakespeare Festival.

  • Our Dear Dead Drug Lord workshopped at Off the Grid, rocking Boston audiences.

  • Our Dear Dead Drug Lord is a hit at the LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work.

  • Alexis is named Rising Theatre Star by Improper Bostonian and is featured in the 2018 Boston's Best Issue.

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

  • 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.