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MEN ON BOATS

September 22nd - October 2nd, 2022

Wildcard Wednesday (VU Community Only): Sept. 21

Opening Night: Sept. 22 | Speaker's Night: Sept. 25

Written by Jaclyn Backhaus

Directed by Kristy Dodson

Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. This is the true(ish) history of an 1869 expedition, when a one-armed captain and a motley crew of loyal volunteers set out to chart the course of the Colorado River. Inspired by actual travel logs, Backhaus’s nimble and ingenious script is provocative, laugh-out-loud theatre, performed by a diverse cast of non-male actors who infuse America’s historic myths of male conquest with a sly blast of satire.

 

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