Michigan State University
Michigan State University
Department of Theatre
Men On Boats


 Men on Boats Show Poster

Men On Boats

By Jaclyn Backhaus

Directed by Ann Folino White

An intrepid collection of daring explorers traverses the Grand Canyon in 1869… with a twist. This comedy slyly recasts historical heroes for a rollicking take on gender politics.


Friday, November 9, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 8:00pm
*Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 2:00pm
**Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 7:30pm
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 7:30pm
Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 7:30pm
Friday, November 16, 2018 at 8:00pm
Saturday, November 17, 2018
at 2:00pm
Saturday, November 17, 2018
at 8:00pm
Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 2:00pm

* Director Pre-Show Discussion on Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 1:15pm
** Post-Show Discussion on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. (Following the performance)

Talkback on November 13th will feature panelists:
Briona S. Jones, Doctoral Student and University Fellow, Department of English
Dr. Mindy Morgan, Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology and
     Affiliated Faculty, American Indian and Indigenous Studies


Tickets are available from the Wharton Center Box Office, 1.800.WHARTON, whartoncenter.com

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