Men on Boats, a play by Jaclyn Backhaus

UCR Department of Theatre, Film, and Digital Production

MEN ON BOATS 
by Jaclyn Backhaus

Directed by Hannah Wolf
Scenic Design by Kerry Jones
Costume Design by Landis Maren York
Lighting Design by Ben Tusher
Sound Design by Andrea Allmond

Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. Men on Boats is the true(ish) history of an 1869 expedition, when a one-armed captain and a crew of insane yet loyal volunteers set out to chart the course of the Colorado River.

This play contains cursin' and drinkin'

Men on Boats is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

February 10- 12 and 17-19, 2022
Thursday – Saturday, 8:00 pm
February 19, Saturday, 2:30 pm matinee
Studio Theatre, ARTS 113

Please join us for a talkback with the dramaturg and members of the cast and production team following the November 18th performance.

TICKETS ONSALE JANUARY 31, 2022

CAST:
JOHN WESLEY POWELL: Jayla Jacob
WILLIAM DUNN: Jade Duong
JOHN COLTON SUMNER: Rachel Millar
OLD SHADY: Capra Lockridge
BRADLEY: Stephanie Allison
O,G, HOWLAND: Brandi Robinson
SENECA HOWLAND: Jada Evelyn Ramsey
FRANK GOODMAN: Ryan Ong
HALL: Kiki Chavez
HAWKINS: Denia Dean

PRODUCTION STAFF:
Stage Manager: Jordyn McEvoy
Assistant Stage Managers: Genesis Cutuc, Marissa Vera
Assistant Director: Gerard Arrienda
Dramaturg: Philadelphia Elder

Information: tfdp@ucr.edu     theatre.ucr.edu
• View the 2021-2022 Season here.

Thursday, February 10 at 8:00pm to 9:30pm

More dates through February 19, 2022

Studio Theatre, ARTS 113

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