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Our Dear Dead Drug Lord

Off the grid theatre company. dir. Rebecca Bradshaw.

August 17 - September 1, 2018. Workshop Production. Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. TICKETS.


Boston Playwrights' Theatre. dir. Sara Katzoff.

February 2019. Workshop Production. Boston Playwrights' Theatre.

Recently + In Photos

  • Chosen (née 10 Days) workshopped during Spring Break: Playwrights Week at Sanguine Theatre Company.
  • El Oso is a national semifinalist for the KCACTF John Cauble Short Play Away.
  • Played Ariel in the Huntington's Breaking Ground reading of Lila Rose Kaplan's We All Fall Down.
  • Our Dear Dead Drug Lord workshopped at Black Swan Lab at Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
  • Played multiple roles in the world premiere of The Weird by Kirsten Greenidge, Obehi Janice, Lila Rose Kaplan, and Johnny Kuntz at Off the Grid Theatre Company.
  • Blasted wins two Elliot Norton Awards!
  • Played Kira in the world premiere of Franklin by Samantha Noble at Boston Playwrights' Theatre.
  • 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: Omar Robinson.