The newly formed Small Theatre Alliance of Boston (S.T.A.B.) will present FeverFest 09: FRICTION as its inaugural production, August 6-16.

The festival will include works by Veronica Barron & Company, Bright Lights & Burning Nights Old Time Circus & Traveling Road Show, imaginary beasts, New Exhibition Room, Phoenix Theatre Artists, This and That Theatre Company, and Whistler in the Dark.

S.T.A.B. is a collaborative venture of local theatre artists and companies that aims to serve Boston's small theatre community by fostering cooperation, audience development, and growth.

For more information, visit www.SmallTheatreAllianceofBoston.org.