1776 by Peter Stone and Sherman Edwards
1776, a musical which won the 1969 Tony Award for Best Musical, follows John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Richard Henry Lee, and Thomas Jefferson as they fight those who oppose independence from England. The musical will follow these men as they draft and sign the Declaration of Independence and free America from the tyranny of England.
Tickets for the performances are $17.00 for adults, $12 for students and seniors, and $14 for Illinois State faculty and staff. Tickets can be purchased at the College of Fine Arts Box Office, located in the Center for the Performing Arts, from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, or by calling (309) 438-2535. Tickets are also available through ticketmaster.com. Free parking is available in the School Street Parking deck for all performances.