Father Comes Home From the Wars
Written by Suzan-Lori Parks | Directed by Weyni Mengesha
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