Department of Performing Arts presents '1776: The Musical' – Feb. 14-16

Performances are scheduled for 7:30 Friday, 2 & 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday

SCHEDULING NOTE: Due to ongoing winter weather, the performance of “1776” originally scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 13, has been moved to Saturday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. All patrons who purchased tickets for the Thursday show may exchange those tickets for any of the other weekend performances. The revised show schedule is reflected below.

Department of Performing Arts presents 1776: The Musical

Music & Lyrics by Sherman Edwards, Book by Peter Stone, Based on a Concept by Sherman Edwards, Direction and Choreography by Linda Sabo, Musical Direction by Rick Church
McCrary Theatre, Center for the Arts, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m.

1776 is based on the events surrounding the signing of the Declaration of Independence, focusing on John Adams’s efforts to persuade his colleagues to vote for American independence and to endorse the document. Admission: $13 or Elon ID. Tickets available January 23.