Brandon Weinbrenner is the Alley's Artistic Associate and has assistant directed over twenty-five shows at the Alley including The 39 Steps; A View from the Bridge; Dry Powder; A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Hand to God; Born Yesterday; The Nether; All the Way; One Man, Two Guvnors; All My Sons; Other Desert Cities; The Elephant Man; A Few Good Men; among others. Brandon made his Alley Theatre directing debut with David Ives’ Venus in Fur in 2013 and recently directed Roan @ The Gates by Christina Gorman in the 2017 Alley All New Festival. Around town, he directed Sam Shepard's Fool for Love at The Landing Theatre Co, Sarah Ruhl's Stage Kiss at Stark Naked Theatre Co, and Native Gardens at Main Street Theatre. Past theatrical credits include serving as the Bret C. Harte Directing Fellow at Berkeley Rep, producing the 2013 Out of the Loop Fringe Festival in his hometown of Dallas, Texas, and acting in productions at the Guthrie Theater, The Children’s Theatre Co., Illusion Theater, WaterTower Theatre, and Undermain Theatre. Brandon is a graduate of the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater BFA Acting Training Program.