September 20–October 11
The Seven Year Itch
George Axelrod

January 9–31
Crime and Punishment in America
Cops by Terry Curtis Fox and
Hello Out There by William Saroyan

March 19-22
American Century's
Broadway Hit Parade

compiled by Jack Marshall,
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July 17–August 8
Twelve Angry Men
Reginald Rose

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Now playing: Crime and Punishment in America
The season continues with two intense one-act dramas: Copsby Terry Curtis Fox and Hello Out There by William Saroyan.
Watch the
In Gunston Theatre Two January 9-31, 2015.

Crime and Punishment podcast now available
Artistic Director Jack Marshall goes behind the scenes with Cops Director Stephen Jarrett and Hello Out There Director Ellen Dempsey.

Cops talkback to focus on role of police
Montgomery County Chief of Police J. Thomas Manger will once again join Artistic Director Jack Marshall and the cast of Cops for a talkback following the performance on Sunday afternoon, January 18 to discuss the drama's evocation of some of the controversial police practices that have stoked protests and racial controversy in recent months. Get your tickets now!

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Artistic Director Jack Marshall reflects on TACT's 20-year history
interview appears in the local blog Small Friendly Planet

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