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Alex Torra

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Theater Credits
Much Ado About Nothing   William Shakespeare     Shakespeare in Clark Park     2011
A Very Merry X-Mas Carol Holiday Adventure Show   The Berserker Residents     Theatre Horizon     2010
Punchkapow   Ensemble-created     Team Sunshine Performance Corporation     2010
The Lincoln Project (workshop)   Ensemble-created     Pig Iron Theatre Company     2010
Dublin by Lamplight   Michael West     McCarter Theater Education Department     2010
Comedy of Errors   William Shakespeare     Shakespeare in Clark Park     2009
Come to My Awesome Fiesta, it's Going to be Awesome, Okay?   Ensemble-created     Pig Iron Theatre Company     2008
Spoken Insects   Krista Knight     Dixon Place     2007
As I Pronounced It to You   William Shakespeare     The Playwrights Tavern     2007
Blessing of the Animals   Jonathan Ceniceroz     Abingdon Theater (prod. Drama League)     2006
Power of Sail [premiere]   Paul Grellong     Brown Playwrights Festival     2006
Giants Have Us in their Books   Jose Rivera     Brown University/Trinity Rep Consortium      2006
Romeo and Juliet   William Shakespeare     Brown University/Trinity Rep Consortium       2006
Anaerobic Respiration[premiere]   Krista Knight     NY International Fringe (The Shifting Co.)      2005
Gingerbreadhouse[premiere]    Jennifer Haley     Brown University’s New Play Festival     2005
Richard III   William Shakespeare      Brown University/Trinity Rep Consortium      2005
Cloud Tectonics   Jose Rivera     Brown University/Trinity Rep Consortium      2004
Glengarry Glen Ross   David Mamet     Brown University/Trinity Rep Consortium      2004
Blind Woman of Veracruz [premiere]   Jonathan Ceniceroz      Brown University’s New Play Festival       2004
Boiling Frog   Steven Young     The Side Project (Chicago)      2003
Freak   John Leguizamo     Theatre Arts/UPENN     2001
The Secret Garden   Simon/Norman     Penn Singers (Philadelphia)     2000
The Serpent: A Ceremony   Jean-Claude Van Itallie     Intuitons Experimental (Philadelphia)     1999
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ASSISTANT DIRECTOR             
PAY UP   Dan Rothenberg     Pig Iron Theatre Company     2008
The Poor Itch (workshop)   Lisa Peterson     The Public Theater     2008
Chekhov Lizardbrain   Dan Rothenberg     Pig Iron Theatre Company     2008
365 Day/365 Plays Collaboration with Cynthia Hopkins   Dan Rothenberg     Pig Iron Theatre Company     2007
The Home Place   Joe Dowling     Guthrie Theater     2007
The Cherry Orchard   Libby Appel     Oregon Shakespeare Festival     2007
As You Like It   Jim Sullivan     Oregon Shakespeare Festival     2007
Wrecks    Neil LaBute     Public Theater     2006
Henry V   Oskar Eustis     Trinity Rep     2004
West Side Story   Amanda Dehnert     Trinity Rep     2004
 
Awards and Recognition
Associate Artistic Director, Pig Iron Theatre Co.
2010-2011 Philadelphia Live Arts Brewery Fellow
2007 Princess Grace Award (Grace Le Vine Theater Award)
2007 Oregon Shakespeare Festival F.A.I.R. Fellowship
2006 Fall Drama League Directing Fellowship
2004 Assistant Festival Director, Goodman Theater – Latino Theater Festival
Founding Member, The Shifting Company