About Us

Professional Affiliations

The Alley Theatre is a member of the American Arts Alliance; Central Houston Inc; Greater Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau; Greater Houston Partnership; League of Resident Theatres; Texans for the Arts; The Texas Cultural Trust; Theater District Improvement Inc.; Theater District, Houston; and Theatre Forward. Seasonal operating expenses are partially supported by grants from the Texas Commission on the Arts and the City of Houston.



The Alley operates under an agreement between the League of Resident Theatres and Actors’ Equity Association, the union of professional actors and stage managers in the United States


The directors and choreographers employed by the Alley Theatre are members of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, a national theatrical labor union.

United Scenic Artists

The scenic, costume, lighting, and sound designers in LORT theaters are represented by United Scenic Artists, Local USA-829 of the IATSE.


The Alley Theatre is a constituent of Theatre Communications Group the national organization for the nonprofit professional theater.


The season is made possible by the generous support of United Airlines, the official airline of the Alley Theatre.

The Texas Cultural Trust, a 501(c)(3) organization, was established in 1995 to be the leading voice for the arts in education, advocacy, and economic impact in Texas, spotlighting the artistic excellence of our state. 

The Alley Theatre's seasonal production and marketing costs are supported in part by the City of Houston through Theater District Improvement Inc. and Houston Arts Alliance.

Sag Aftra

The Alley operates under an agreement with SAG-AFTRA, the union of media professionals in the United States.