Breaking the Code
By Hugh Whitemore
August 29-31, Sept 5-7 at 9:00 pm
Sept. 1 at 4:00 pm
The play tells the story of Alan Turing, a brilliant mathematician, who devised the means of cracking the German Enigma code which helped win World War II. Meanwhile, he also “broke the code” by refusing to live a closeted life. Turing’s expansive spirit embraced seeming contradictions: gay man and war hero, marathon runner and Disney film fan. He envisioned a universal machine and set the stage for modern computer technology.
$10 Thursdays; $15 Friday-Sunday