Venue Details

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Gunston Arts Center
Adjacent to Gunston Middle School 2700 S. Lang Street Arlington, VA 22206
703-228-1850
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It's an hour and a half without a break. Hit the restroom before you go in.
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The theatre is through the lobby, to the hallway at the back.
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29 reviews
20 stars
attended Jan 24 2009

Great show. Has stood the test of time. Great acting--"mother" was terrific!

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attended Jan 23 2009

The 6 of us (ages 11, 14, 19, 20, and adult) all had a great time. We were thoroughly entertained -- and impressed with the professionalism of this production. The lines were crisply and clearly (and audibly) spoken -- and "Father" did a...continued

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Website

http://www.americancentury.org/show_father.php

Description

The longest-running play in Broadway history and a classic family comedy, Life With Father has been called the one play every American has to see, like Niagara Falls and the Washington Monument.  Hailed by critics as “the perfect show for the whole family” and “a delightful evening of great theater”, TACT’s production gives modern audiences the chance to discover why Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse’s best-known work had unequaled fame and success on Broadway for more than a decade.

About the Ticket Supplier: American Century Theater

The American Century Theaters mission is to promote 20th century theater as a vital part of our cultural dialogue. Their mission is based on the firm conviction that this theatrical repertoire -- influential and critically acclaimed dramas, comedies, and teleplays first produced during what Henry Luce called the American Century -- portrays a uniquely American vision that is vital to our shared cultural heritage.