KEVIN MORIARTY is honored to return to the Alley, having previously directed All the Way in 2016. Kevin is the Enloe/Rose Artistic Director of Dallas Theater Center, where he has directed A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Henry IV; The Tempest; King Lear; Electra; Medea; Oedipus el Rey; Colossal; It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superman; Hair; and The Who’s Tommy, among others. Since 2007 he has led DTC through many new initiatives, including the opening of the Wyly Theatre; the creation of the Brierley Resident Acting Company; the launch of Public Works Dallas; an extensive series of new play productions and commissions; community collaborations with North Texas Food Bank, Dallas Holocaust Museum, Dallas Museum of Art, and most of the region’s theaters; and educational partnerships with Booker T. Washington High School and SMU. Before joining DTC, Kevin served as artistic director of Hangar Theatre in Ithaca, NY. From 2002-2007 he was Head of Directing for the Brown University/Trinity Rep MFA Program, and an Associate Artist at Trinity Rep Company, where he won the Elliot Norton Award for Best Director for The Merry Wives of Windsor. Kevin made his operatic directing debut with The Lighthouse for The Dallas Opera in 2012 and The Marriage of Figaro in 2014. He has also directed plays Off-Broadway and at regional theaters nation-wide. Additionally, he is Chair of the Dallas Arts District; President of Theatre Communications Group; a past Vice-President of National Alliance for Musical Theatre; a recipient of a Drama League directing fellowship; and a graduate of the University of Wisconsin.