sound design | composition | performance | pedagogy

Father Comes Home From the Wars

Written by Suzan-Lori Parks | Directed by Weyni Mengesha

CANADIAN PREMIERE
USA 2014

Winner of the 2015 Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama
Winner of the 2015 Obie Award for Playwriting

With her astounding Father Comes Home From the Wars Suzan-Lori Parks has created a new American Odyssey that examines America’s ongoing and turbulent relationship with race. Performed together as one evening, these three parts tell a poignant and musical tale of homecoming, family and heroism set against the US Civil War.

Sound design by Thomas Ryder Payne

Details at: http://www1.soulpepper.ca/performances/father-comes-home-from-the-wars-parts-i-ii-iii/642