Playmakers brings its 64th season to a close with the Broadway hit 1776, June 21 to July 7, 2019.
The winner of three Tony Awards, this musical tells the story of the founding of our nation. Amidst the conflict of differing views, Franklin, Adams, and other founding fathers direct Thomas Jefferson to write a Declaration of our Independence from British rule. Music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards and book by Peter Stone.
Performances are 8pm Fridays and Saturdays and 2pm Sundays. Tickets are $30 for adults, $20 for students.
Located approximately 4 miles north of Covington at 19106 Playmakers Rd., off Hwy. 437/ N. Lee Rd. At Playmakers Rd., turn left and follow through the San Souci Forest to the end of the road. You will be directed where to park.
Playmakers, Inc. is a 501(C)3 organization founded in 1955. It is supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council, and as administered by St. Tammany Parish. Funding has also been provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, Art Works.