Photo by Jeffrey Vizcaino

Photo by Jeffrey Vizcaino

Alex Tobey is a Brooklyn-based stage director obsessed with music, magic, and mystery.  

Past directing credits include Good Girl Gone Bad (HERE), The Greeks (Burning Coal Theatre Company), Caveman Play (Art House Productions), The Orange Terror Cycle (The Tank), Everyday Afroplay (JACK), Watch Me Burn (The Wild Project), Transverse: An Autopsy of Gender (The Brick), Elected Remains (Exquisite Corpse Company), Expedition (Fourth Street Theatre), CO-OPERA (Pittsburgh Opera), It’s a Wonderful Life (Bricolage Production Company), and No Exit (bubble:PGH).  Additional work developed and presented with The Drama League, Abrons Arts Center, The Tank, TinyRhino, SERIALS at the Flea, Powerhouse Theater, Dixon Place, Bad Theater Fest, Playwrights at the Grand, and Exquisite Corpse Company.

Alex is the Resident Director of INKubator, a year-long program for professional writers at Art House Productions in Jersey City.  He is the former co-director of bubble:PGH, a traveling inflatable performance space in Pittsburgh, that hosted plays, concerts, virtual reality demonstrations, and immersive experiences.  He is also an associate artist with Third Space, an associate member of SDC, a 2017-2018 SDC Foundation Observer, and a 2017 Drama League Artist in Residence.

Upcoming: producing the inaugural INKubator New Play Festival at Art House Productions, directing Kev Berry’s Rough Trade and A Sissy’s Physiology at The Tank, and assistant directing Saheem Ali on The Rolling Stone at Lincoln Center Theater.

Alex holds a BFA in Directing from Carnegie Mellon University.

Click here for Alex's full resume.