~ 1776 ~
America's Award-Winning Musical
Winner of several Tony Awards
Music and Lyrics by Sherman Edwards
Book by Peter Stone
Based on a concept by Sherman Edwards
Original Production Directed by Peter Hunt
Originally Produced on the Broadway Stage by Stuart Ostrow
"1776" is presented through special arrangement through Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.
Performance Dates: June 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, 2016
7:30 PM (Thursday, Friday, Saturday evening performances)
and 2:30 PM (Sunday matinee performances)
All performances are at Athens First Presbyterian Church,
corner of Court and Washington Streets, Athens, Ohio
Be advised: this is a musical theater production, with a great deal of music, singing, and spoken dialogue.
The show is roughly 2 and a half hours long, plus a 15-minute intermission.
"1776" is suitable for families and children (roughly age 8 and up)
(Children and parents are warned of mild PG rated language/situations in a couple of scenes.)
We do not recommend bringing infants or very young toddlers.
Tickets are $10.00 for adults and students 13 and over
$5.00 for children 12 and under
Tickets will be sold at the door
(Cash or check only, sorry, we cannot take credit cards)
Sometime in June, advance tickets (for the same prices) can be purchased from the Presbyterian Church office at 9 North College, in the house next to the Police Station.
There will be no reserve seating; all seating will be first-come, first seated.
The Genesis Theater Project is a non-profit community outreach
sponsored in part by Athens First Presbyterian Church
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