BREAKING THE CODE
By Hugh Whitemore
Directed by Marlyn G. Robinson
WHERE: Performance Workshop Theatre, 5426 Harford Road, Baltimore
Marc Horwitz stars as the eccentric genius, Alan Turing, the father of modern computing, the man who cracked the Nazi’s unbreakable Enigma code enabling the Allies to win World War II but after the war was put on trial for breaking society’s code against homosexuality; a war hero who refused to live a closeted life. The powerful story about a man who broke too many codes.
This production is part of the worldwide Centenary Celebration of Alan Turing’s life and work. A Baltimore premiere.
“Powerful, riveting drama.” – New York Daily News
“Breathtaking” – The New York Times