The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn Tickets
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn based on Mark Twains novel of the same name brings into the limelight the pre Civil War era or the antebellum years. The musical centers on three main characters Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer who join hands to emancipate Jim, a fugitive in search of freedom. It is through their experiences that one comes across racism and slavery, two of the most common features that dominated the antebellum years. Hucks character also makes one realize that humanity is above all. When he is at cross roads he is made to choose between the moral values inflicted on him by the society and Jims friendship.
The satirical novel came out in 1885 in the United States amassing a positive response by renowned authors like Ernest Hemingway who referred to the novel as "the best book weve had". Whereas, Ron Powers, a Pulitzer Prize winning writer was of the opinion that "Huckleberry Finn endures as a consensus masterpiece". In 1975 an off Broadway musical hit the theaters by the name of Downriver with John Braden behind its music and lyrics. Other than that there have been innumerable film and television adaptations of the novel. Huck and Tom (1918), Huckleberry Finn (1920), The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938), Huckleberry Finn and His Friends a 1979 release and Tom and Huck a 1995 Disney film are just a handful among many. To watch some of the true events from the 1800s come to life purchase The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn tickets.