“These are the people who almost single-handedly put the drama back in the staged reading…See a TACT show and fall in love with theater all over again.”

Our Town

“Although a small company, they always present first class productions.”

Aubrey’s Corner

2016-2017 Season

TACT’s 2016-2017 Season celebrated the company’s mission to reveal and reclaim great plays while also taking a contemporary glance at a new work. In the fall, the company presented Oliver Goldsmith’s She Stoops to Conquer, a classic 18th century comedy. The spring brought the world premiere of Jeff Talbott’s The Gravedigger’s Lullaby.


The Gravedigger’s Lullaby Press

  • All Photos by Marielle Solan

“A core of honest emotion. Its heart is always in the right place.”

The New York Times

“A haunting sense of timelessness looms over Jeff Talbott’s moving play.”

TDF Stages

“A highly original treasure.”

DC Metro  Theater Arts

Specific, charming, fearsome, intimate and haunting.”

Theater Pizzazz

“A thoughtful and articulate depiction.”

She Stoops to Conquer Press

  • Production Photo by Marielle Solan

Enchanting. Stripped down, yet keeping in the era the actors rely on their craft, energy, and their camaraderie.”

Times Square Chronicle

“Scott Allan Evans, TACT’s artistic and executive director, does a seamless job directing the mayhem, creatively blending wit and choreography, enabling each character to shine.”

The Huffington Post

Roistering quality.”


“Evans lets the ridiculous but guileful text speak for itself.”

Epoch Times

“Three words to describe this production would be witwhismy, and wherewithal.”

Off-the-wall performances.”


Rousinglivelyengaging, and amusing.”

EDGE Media Network

“It delights today just as it did over two hundred years ago.”