Event Date: Friday, June 23, 2017, 7:30 pm
Blood on the Snow
On Point news analyst Jack Beatty will interview director Courtney O’Connor, following the performance of “Blood on the Snow,” a historical play which renacts one of the pivotal events of the American Revolution.
About “Blood on the Snow”
Following last year’s sold-out run, Blood on the Snow returns to Boston’s Old State House, the site where, 250 years ago, Boston’s leaders placed Massachusetts on the road to revolution.
Experience a dramatic face-to-face encounter with one of the formative events of the American Revolution in the very room where it happened. In the aftermath of the Boston Massacre, the town’s leaders desperately struggle to prevent more bloodshed. Their decision could save a city, or tear apart an empire.
Four unarmed protesters are dead and eight more lie wounded by occupying British troops. Angry citizens crowd the streets and rumor has it that 10,000 men are about to enter Boston to remove the soldiers by force. Acting Governor Thomas Hutchinson must find a way to stem the tide of violence, or face open rebellion.
Due to the intimate nature of this production, there will be no late seating. Only 50 seats will be available per performance.
Old State House
206 Washington St.