Education & Community Engagement

 

Alley Re-Sourced

Interact with the lessons and history of Alley Theatre productions

Alley Re-Sourced is a premier educational-dramaturgy platform. Launched in 2015, this first-of-its-kind website is dedicated to helping audience members further explore Alley Theatre mainstage productions, student matinees and school tours. Interact with the lessons and history of our shows at AlleyResourced.com.

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oskar and the last straw

elementary schools, families and general audiences

Click here to learn more about Alley Character Education Series!

 

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syncing ink

high schools and general audiences

  • The history of hip-hop
  • The legacy of spoken word and its West African roots
  • The importance of learning to work with language and using your voice

 

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a midsummer night's dream

high schools, families and general audiences

Click here to learn more about DREAM-HOUSTON!

 

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a christmas carol: a ghost story of christmas

Annual Holiday Production, Hubbard Theatre

General Audiences, Schools and Families

  • More information on the Alley’s production
  • Christmas Carol basics for the classroom
  • Charles Dickens
  • Victorian England and the Industrial Revolution
  • Ghosts and redemption
  • Holiday traditions
  • Contemporizing A Christmas Carol
  • Backstage Look videos featuring artists from the show

Click HERE to view A Christmas Carol on AlleyReSourced.com!

all the way

JANUARY 29 - FEBRUARY 21, 2016 Hubbard Theatre

General Audiences

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • The Great Society
  • Vietnam War

Click HERE to view All the Way on AlleyReSourced.com!

around the world in 80 days

MARCH 4 - APRIL 3, 2016 Hubbard Theatre

General Audiences and Families

  • The British Empire and Victorian transportation
  • Jules Verne and inventing the future
  • Writing an adventure
  • Backstage Look videos featuring artists from the show

Click HERE to view Around the World in 80 Days on AlleyReSourced.com!

Oskar and the Big Bully Battle!

Elementary Schools and Families

  • Sequencing map of the play
  • Teaching students about bullying and empathy
  • Worksheets for K-5
  • Roles of a bullying situation
  • Pre- and post-show questions
  • Bullying and empathy key terms for children
  • Understanding and breaking down stereotypes
  • Stage Craft videos featuring artists from the show

Click HERE to view Oskar and the Big Bully Battle!on AlleyReSourced.com!

Oskar and the Big Bully Battle: part 2!

Elementary Schools and Families

  • Sequencing map of the play
  • Activities and worksheets for K-5
  • The difference between bullying and acting out
  • The chain reaction of bullying
  • What it means to be a bully-victim
  • Teaching grit and growth mindset
  • Pre- and post-show questions
  • Bullying and grit key terms for children
  • Stage Craft videos featuring artists from the show

Click HERE to view Oskar and the Big Bully Battle: PART 2! on AlleyReSourced.com.

Oskar and the Curiously Colorful Clash!

Elementary Schools and families

  • Sequencing map of the play
  • Teaching diversity and inclusion
  • Worksheets for K-5
  • Color theory as a metaphor for diversity
  • Teaching diversity through food
  • Pre- and post-show questions
  • Diversity and inclusion key terms for children
  • Stage Craft videos featuring artists from the show

Click HERE to view Oskar and the Curiously Colorful Clash! on AlleyReSourced.com!

syncing ink

2015-2016 Alley All New Festival Workshop Production

FEBRUARY 3 - MARCH 5, 2017 Neuhaus Theatre

General Audiences and High Schools

  • The history of hip-hop
  • The legacy of spoken word and its West African roots
  • The importance of learning to work with language and using your voice

 Click HERE to view Syncing Ink on AlleyReSourced.com!