Happenings, Stage, Words

Major John Andre

When: Sat., July 15, 9:30-10:15 & 11-11:45 a.m. 2017

John Andre recalls his adventures as the head of the British Secret Intelligence during the American Revolutionary War. Andre corresponded with, then met, American General Benedict Arnold, and was instrumental in persuading Arnold to serve the British army. Captured as a spy, Andre was hanged in October 1780. Presenter: Charles Wissinger. Charles is a well-known local actor. In addition to performing in Liberty or Death at St. John’s Church, Charles has made many appearances during the summer series of The Parsons’ Cause Foundation, portraying Lafayette, Edgar Allan Poe, James Madison, and Benjamin Stringfellow.

Price: free


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