Life With Father: Classic Family Comedy from American Century Theater
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The last date listed for Life With Father was Saturday January 24, 2009 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Gunston Arts Center
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When a Commedia dell'Arte theater troupe in 17th-century France is bedeviled by a royal decree… More
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Featured review from Maureen Mezzo
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Liked it, though some of the characterizations were better than others. I thought the father was too broadly played - not very sympathetic, and you couldn't understand what Vinnie saw in him.
Set very evocative, costumes mostly good (Nora's wig was awful!), effective lighting, liked the way the director used the space.
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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
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.