Alex Paul Young of Witch Hazel
Alex Paul Young makes queer plays and poems. Writing credits: Pink Milk (FringeNYC, Chicago Fringe Festival), lisafranquus (Salonathon, HTF), Queer Exquisite Corpse (HTF), and Venison (The State(s) of America Festival). Directing credits: The Dance Lesson (Living Room Playmakers), Geryon: a gay monster play, and Hedda Gabler (Northwestern University). Upcoming: Pink Milk (Oracle Theatre B*Sides), Untitled White Elephant Project (White Elephant). Alex is a founding member of the theatre collective White Elephant, the health collective For Youth Inquiry, and the mysterious Witch Hazel. He works with About Face Theatre and is currently writing two plays, Self Conscious Moon and Pumpkin.
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