1st Stage, Tysons’ award-winning professional theater, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Levy as its Artistic/Managing Director effective September 1, 2014.
“I am thrilled to join the 1st Stage team. I know 1st Stage is entering an exciting time and that there is a very bright future ahead. It’s a remarkable theater with a vibrant vision. 1st Stage’s high quality theater is helping to create a dynamic cultural hub in the new Tysons city,” said Levy. “I know firsthand the challenges and opportunities that growing companies like 1st Stage face. I am honored to help lead this vital arts organization as it begins its newest chapter.”
Alex Levy’s work has been seen throughout the United States and around the world. He currently serves as the Artistic Director of Ballybeg Theatre in New York City and the Managing Director of The Watts Village Theater Company in Los Angeles. He also serves as a Resident Director at The Road Theatre in Los Angeles and as an Artistic Associate of The Savage Players in Los Angeles. Prior to moving to the West Coast, Mr. Levy spent 7 years as Artistic Director of Pegasus Players in Chicago.