When Arkady graduates, he returns home to his father's crumbling country estate with Bazarov, a fierce young revolutionary, and there follows a summer of debate and division as loyalties, confounded by love and duty, disturb and disorientate the once clear paths of change.
Fathers and Sons is presented in TACT's own "Concert Performance" style. These fully rehearsed, minimally staged presentations feature original live music commissioned exclusively for the company's productions.
TACT/The Actors Company Theatre is a professional theatre company dedicated to presenting neglected or rarely produced plays of literary merit with a focus on creating theatre from its essence: the text and the actor's ability to bring it to life.
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"Think of it as a kind of intellectual 'ENCORES!'" - Back Stage
"Brilliantly staged and acted" - The New York Post
"A TACT presentation is richer than a full production in most Broadway houses" - West Side Spirit
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