WEIRD RODEO, founded by Producer Chris Hejl and Director Jerry Fugit, creates drama that seeks to understand and provide perspective on modern American life. We do this by staging classic American plays reimagined to connect with a contemporary audience’s perspective. Our hope is to recreate the power and relevance these stories enjoyed at their premiers. We are committed to bringing this experience to audiences that do not regularly attend theater—notably through acute audience targeting,
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.