This week, several big announcements were revealed regarding some of the most highly anticipated off-Broadway productions for the fall season. As the fall kick off quickly approaches, many are excited to hear about the new plays that will be makingtheir off-Broadway debut. Several big stars from film and television are taking on brand new productions. Season after season the Public Theater makes headlines with its lineup of ambitious productions, and this year the company will be hosting athree part play that is set over the course of the Civil War. The show is called Father Comes Home from War (Parts 1, 2, 3). This exciting new play is directed by Jo Bonney and all three plays in the production will be shown in a single evening. Eachdrama focuses around Hero, a slave, who has to make the decision to fight on the Confederate side in exchange for hisfreedom. Previews for this production start on October 14th, tickets go on sale next month for these shows.