Music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, Book by Peter Stone, Based on a Concept by Peter Stone
Directed by Mary Lynn Dobson
June 10-26, 2016
The seminal event in American history blazes to vivid life in this most unconventional of Broadway hits. 1776 puts a human face on the pages of history as we see the men behind the national icons: proud, frightened, uncertain, irritable, charming, often petty and ultimately noble figures determined to do the right thing for a fledgling nation.