Alex Webb is a writer/actor/director. Amelia is his first play. After the world premiere of Amelia at the Washington Stage Guild, Alex was commissioned to write the book for a new Broadway musical about the Battle of Gettsyburg, which is in development. Amelia was subsequently invited to the National Portrait Gallery and became the first fictional piece to ever be performed there accompanied by Matthew Brady photographs. His other plays 99 Names, and Black and Blue are in development. His first short film, Hove (The Wind), starred Olympia Dukakis won a number of awards. His new feature-length thriller, To The Flame, is set to premiere in 2017. As an actor he has had the pleasure of working with Oscar-winners Meryl Streep, Ben Affleck, Kevin Spacey, Melissa Leo and Eli Wallach.