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The Brass Tacks Ensemble

BRASS-TACKS-ENSEMBLESince 1999, with their inaugural production of King Lear, The Brass Tacks Ensemble has been dedicated to producing shows that strip away the excess and focus on the essentials of theater: Actor. Text. Audience. The Brass Tacks Ensemble is devoted to connecting to the audience through the essential  elements of theater to spark the imagination; presenting established and original works with a focus on clarity, universality, and entertainment; and providing actors, directors, designers, and writers the opportunity to develop as artists.

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, MI

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(734) 926-5376     

Box office phone:

(734) 926-5376     
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Brass Tacks Ensemble taking applications for 2018 theater classes

News December 26, 2017
ANN ARBOR—The Brass Tacks Ensemble is taking applications for its 2018 Theater Exploration Troupe, a series of classes to introduce people to the organized chaos... Continue Reading

Brass Tacks closes season in Ann Arbor with “Measure for Measure”

Preview October 11, 2017
ANN ARBOR—The Brass Tacks Ensemble (Artistic Director James Ingagiola and Executive Director Isaac Ellis) will present the third and final Shakespeare production of their 2017... Continue Reading

Brass Tacks offers four August performances of “The Merchant of Venice” at Kerrytown Concert House

Preview July 12, 2017
ANN ARBOR—The Brass Tacks Ensemble will present the second Shakespeare production of their 2017 season, a limited engagement of The Merchant of Venice, running August... Continue Reading

Brass Tacks presenting ‘Much Ado’ starting 4/21 in Ann Arbor

Season Announcement April 01, 2017
ANN ARBOR, Mich–The Brass Tacks Ensemble this month will present the first of the three Shakespeare plays it will produce this year–Much Ado About Nothing.... Continue Reading