The Great Rope At Fort Ontario

Cast, crew and sponsors gather for a photo of the Great Rope.

The Great Rope
The Great Rope

Built by production manager Mary Kay Stone, it’ll be used in the telling of the 200-year-old historic event.

The Great Rope Play written by Rosemary Nesbitt is based on a true story and will be presented one performance only, August 2 at 6 p.m. on the Fort Ontario Parade Grounds.

Audiences are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets.

Rain date is August 3.

Tickets are available at river’s end bookstore, Man in the Moon Candies (both in Oswego), Arts in the Heart Gallery in Fulton, H. Lee White Marine Museum and Fort Ontario Historic Site (both in Oswego).

For more information, visit, or or call 592-3373.