Things To Do: Watch Alleyway’s Buffalo Quickies Series Every Sunday

City Guide, Culture & Arts


Written by Step Out Staff

Published on April 16, 2020

SCOTCH AND MADNESS by Tatiana Gelfand and Paul Jensen was given its world premiere by Alleyway Theatre, directed by Tatiana Gelfand with sets and costumes by Todd Warfield, and lights and sound by Neal Radice. It was the company’s 154th production and it played at Alleyway Theatre, Buffalo, NY, February 20-March 14, 2020 / Photo from Alleyway Theatre Facebook Page

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Unfortunately due to COVID-19, the on-stage version of QUICKIES was cancelled this year. But that isn’t stopping Alleyway from giving the people what they want.

Alleyway will present the plays in episode form live via YouTube over the coming weeks, starting Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 11 am. Tune in to every Sunday morning for a world premiere short play each week.


Five of the plays are world premieres by Buffalo playwrights, including Darleen Pickering Hummert, Justin Karcher, Mark C. Lloyd, Samantha Marchant, and j.Snodgrass. The final play is by 2019 Maxim Mazumdar Prize Winner Collin I. Hood.

Director Joyce Stilson brings together a cast featuring Smirna Mercedes, David C. Mitchell, Kate Olena, Matthew Rittler, and Michael Starzynski.

Watch and get the full lineup at

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Written by Step Out Staff

A group of Step Out Buffalo team members worked together to create this post from research and writing to editing and imagery. Thanks for reading!
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