- MFA, Acting, The University of Alabama
- BA, Theatre, University of Southern California
Stacy Alley is the Director of the Musical Theatre program and Associate Professor of Musical Theatre/Dance at the University of Alabama (UA). She is also a professional director and choreographer whose recent credits include work in Norway, Scotland, Chile, and at Forestburgh Playhouse in NY and SummerTide Theatre in Gulf Shores. Recent UA directing/choreography credits include A Chorus Line, Young Frankenstein, 42nd Street, Urinetown, and Chicago as well as pieces in Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre concerts. Stacy has been performing professionally for over thirty years, including five years as a featured dancer in Radio City Music Hall’s Christmas Spectacular. She is a member of the Southeastern Theatre Conference, the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, the Alabama Conference of Theatre, and is Vice President of the Musical Theatre Educators Alliance International. She holds an MFA in Acting from the University of Alabama, a BA in Theatre from the University of Southern California, and is a Certified Movement Analyst through The Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies in NYC.