Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2, and 3)

By Suzan-Lori Parks

February 24th to March 12, 2016IMG_4473

Set during the Civil War, this explosively powerful new drama by Pulitzer Prize-winner Suzan-Lori Parks follows a slave, Hero, from West Texas to the Confederate battlefield. Inspired in part by the stories and scope of Greek tragedy, this trilogy examines the mess of war and the cost of freedom.

Don't miss the show everyone in Charlotte is talking about:


"Gripping Action" shines through in Lawrence Toppman of the Charlotte Observer's Review for FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS.

"Race issues transcend eras" in Mark Pizzato of Charlotte Viewpoint's Review!

 "Effectively married the Civil War era and the 21st century with the presence of modern day." "Rush to see it's relevance and understand how much further we must go to claim victory over our enemies." Read Artsy Charlotte's full Review HERE!
A "War story with plot that defies prediction." Read The Charlotte Post's full article with exclusive interviews from the cast here! Bonus: inside scoop from Director, Sidney Horton, can be found HERE!

For more information about programs for members of the Military and their families please visit Here.


Children under 10 are not permitted in the theatre for any ATC production.
The production will run ~ 2 hours and 45 minutes including two intermissions

Thursday, February 18 @ 7:30 PM- Pay What You Can
Friday, February 19 @ 7:00 PM- Preview SOLD OUT
Saturday, February 20 @ 8:00 PM- Preview

Wednesday, February 24 @ 7:30 PM- Opening Night
Thursday, February 25 @ 7:30 PM- Talkback
Friday, February 26 @ 8:00 PM- 50% Off Beer & Wine
Saturday, February 27 @ 8:00 PM
Sunday, February 28 @ 2:30 PM

Wednesday, March 2 @ 7:30 PM
Thursday, March 3 @ 7:30 PM- Talkback
Friday, March 4 @ 8:00 PM- 50% Off Beer & Wine
Saturday, March 5 @ 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 6 @ 2:30 PM

Wednesday, March 9 @ 7:30 PM
Thursday, March 10 @ 7:30 PM- Talkback
Friday, March 11 @ 8:00 PM- 50% Off Beer & Wine
Saturday, March 12 @ 8:00 PM