Thursday, September 22, 2016
Pre Show Reception: 6pm
Ring in the election year with 1776, the classic Tony Award®-winning musical about how the founding fathers drafted the Declaration of Independence and gave birth to a new nation. A unique show that presents John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin in all their fractious, fascinating complexity, 1776 features beloved songs such as “Sit Down, John,” “Cool, Cool, Considerate Men,” and “He Plays the Violin.” This show will remind you of how far America has come – and how little we’ve changed.
Cost of ticket is $80.00 HHS members, $90 non-members.
Includes a pre-theater reception in a historic private home. (address will be provided after ticket purchase)
Pre-show reception 6:00pm, showtime is at 8pm.
A portion of the proceeds will go to the benefit of the Society and it’s mission to Preserve Huntington’s history for this and future generations.
Winner of three Tony Awards® in 1969, including Best Musical, 1776 features music by Sherman Edwards book by Tony Award®-winner Peter Stone (The Will Roger Follies, Titanic, and Curtains).