Durham Performing Arts Center | Durham, North Carolina
As you are greeted by the most dazzling set design you will soon understand that 1776, the musical isn’t just any simple show. It is a historical masterpiece that has won the Tony Award for Best Musical. Fans will be rushing to get their tickets and this is not an opportunity that you want to miss out on, so be sure to grab your tickets right now. The production will be live at Durham Performing Arts Center on Thursday 1st June 2023.
This musical, 1776 is about a dozen men figuring out a nation's future in a high stakes negotiation in what we now know as the Declaration of Independence. The musical unravels the difficulty that these devoted, determined individuals went through to put aside their political differences and reach an understanding which finally lead to the breakaway form Great Britain. The target audience for this Tony Award-winning musical is anyone over the age of thirteen. Along with this, it includes popular songs by the Lees of Old Virginia, "Overture," "Sit Down," "John," "Piddle," "Twiddle," and "Resolve."
This is what the critics have said about 1776, the musical: “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 theater play 1776, has grabbed onlookers as they stare 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 fantastic but you can reserve your spot by purchase them here.