On Friday, TACT/The Actors Company Theatre announced that Simon Jones, co-artistic director since 1999, is stepping down from his position. He will remain an involved company member. Associate producer and company member Jenn Thompson has been named Co-Artistic Director. Founding Co-Artistic Directors Scott Alan Evans and Cynthia Harris said in a written statement: “We have been blessed to collaborate with Simon as an artistic trio for the past twelve years...We feel equally blessed to welcome Jenn in this new position, having worked with her as a Company Member since 2002 and as TACT’s Associate Producer since 2007."
Pictured: Simon Jones (Photo: Getty Images)