Juilliard Drama presents Suzan-Lori Parks's 'Father Comes Home From the Wars'
LA Williams directs fourth-year actors
DateOct 12, 2017
Tickets $20; non-Juilliard students $10 available beginning 9/18.
VenueStephanie P. McClelland Drama Theater
AddressThe Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023
Suzan-Lori Parks’s Father Comes Home From the Wars
LA Williams, director
An Obie Award winning drama from Pulitzer Prize and Tony winner Suzan-Lori Parks about the mess of war, the cost of freedom, and the heartbreak of love, with all three parts seen in one night. Part 1 introduces us to Hero, a slave who must choose whether or not to join his master on the Confederate battlefield. In Part 2, a band of rebel soldiers test Hero's loyalty as the cannons approach. Part 3 finds Hero's loved ones anxiously awaiting his return.
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