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Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Specialty Cocktail: Jane Eyre

If you enjoyed the specialty cocktail for Jane Eyre, here is your chance to make it yourself at home. Gin Eyre INGREDIENTS 2oz Plymouth Gin ¾ oz Dry Curacao or Cointreau/Grand Marnier ¼ oz Orgeat ¼ oz Fresh Lemon Juice 2 dashes of Fee Brothers West Indian Orange Bitters 3 drops of saline solution (4:1 ratio) …

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Sneak Peek: Jane Eyre

Get a sneak peek of Jane Eyre in our latest video.

Monday, April 15, 2024

Finding Herself: Why Jane Eyre is More Than Just a Love Story

by Bradley Michalakis, Head of Dramaturgy Jane Eyre is widely recognized as one of the greatest romance novels ever written. Since the time of its publication it has entered mainstream media, quickly becoming one of the most frequently adapted novels of all time. In the vast majority of adaptations, the emphasis is placed on the fraught …

Thursday, April 11, 2024

A CELEBRATION OF ADAPTATION: A RETROSPECTIVE OF LITERARY CLASSICS ON STAGE

Alley Theatre is no stranger to breathing new life into classic literature. From the heartwarming A Christmas Carol to the chilling whodunit of Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express, the Alley has a rich history of transforming beloved stories from the page to the stage. Our latest production, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, exemplifies this love. But why revisit …

Monday, March 25, 2024

Stepping Through Time: Exploring the World of Memory Plays

Theatre offers a window into another world, allowing the audience to act as witnesses to otherwise inaccessible stories. But some plays welcome us not just as passive viewers, but as participants in the subjective experience of a particular character. This unique genre of theatre is known as the memory play. The term is attributed to the …

Friday, March 22, 2024

Charlotte Brontë: The Woman Behind Jane Eyre

In the enchanting world of literature, few works are as profound as Charlotte Brontë's classic, Jane Eyre. While the novel's narrative brilliance and compelling characters have captivated readers for generations, a closer look at Brontë's personal life will reveal how her own experiences impacted Jane's story. Born in 1816, Charlotte Brontë was the third of six …

Thursday, March 14, 2024

JANE EYRE Director’s Reflections

A heroine for today, the character Jane Eyre is one of the most compelling in the history of the English novel.