Durham Performing Arts Center | Durham, North Carolina
As you are greeted by the most dazzling set design you will soon realize that 1776, the musical isn’t just any boring musical. It is a historical masterpiece that has won the Tony Award for Best Musical. Audiences will be rushing to get their tickets and this is not an opportunity that you want to miss out on, so be sure to buy your tickets right now. The production will be live at Durham Performing Arts Center on Wednesday 31st May 2023.
Twelve men contemplate the destiny of a country in the high-stakes negotiation that led to the Declaration of Independence, which is the subject of the musical 1776. The musical recounts the challenges these loyal, tenacious people faced in putting aside their political problems and coming to an agreement that ultimately resulted in the breakaway from Great Britain. This Tony Award-winning musical is intended for everyone over the age of thirteen. Along with this, it has the well-known songs Overture, Sit Down, John, Piddle, Twiddle, and Resolve by the Lees of Old Virginia.
This is what the critics have to say about 1776, the show: “1776 is indestructible, with a smart, funny, and deceptively simple score (Edwards), and an ironclad script (Stone) that manages to do the impossible” – The Art Mania and “1776 gets a lively gender-swapped revival on Broadway” – ew.com
The musical 1776, has enthralled onlookers as they awe at the amazing visual effects and the top-notch actors wearing the most extravagant costumes.
Tickets will not be available for long, especially for anything this spectacular but you can reserve your spot by ordering them here.