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Juilliard Drama presents Suzan-Lori Parks's 'Father Comes Home From the Wars'

LA Williams directs fourth-year actors

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  • Day

    Friday
  • Date

    Oct 13, 2017
  • Start Time

    7:30PM
  • Admission

    Tickets $20; non-Juilliard students $10 available beginning 9/18.

  • Venue

    Stephanie P. McClelland Drama Theater
  • Address

    The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023

Program information:

Suzan-Lori Parks’s Father Comes Home From the Wars

LA Williams, director
4th-year actors

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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  • 2017-10-13 19:30:00 2018-02-25 18:32:22 America/New_York Juilliard Drama presents Suzan-Lori Parks's 'Father Comes Home From the Wars'

    LA Williams directs fourth-year actors

    The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023 The Juilliard School performances@juilliard.edu