Men on Boats

Theatre
Name: Peter Jay Sharp Theater (at Playwrights Horizons)
Address: 416 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036
Production Details
First performance date: July 19, 2016
Opening date: August 1, 2016
Closing date: August 21, 2016
Links: Official Website
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Production Description
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 thrilling and widely acclaimed new play by Jaclyn Backhaus returns this summer for a limited engagement at Playwrights Horizons.
Awards
Nominated

2017 Lucille Lortel Awards Nominations
1. Outstanding Director, Will Davis
2017 Drama Desk Awards Nomination
1. Outstanding Sound Design in a Play, Jane Shaw
Won

Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Playwrights Horizons Producer
Clubbed Thumb Co-Producer
Maria Striar Producing Artistic Director
Tim Sanford Artistic Director
Leslie Marcus Managing Director
Sarah McLellan Managing Director
Michael Bulger Associate Artistic Director
Adam Greenfield Associate Artistic Director
  
Jaclyn Backhaus Playwright
  
Will Davis Director
Danielle Santos Assistant Director
  
Arnulfo Maldonado Set Designer
Ásta Bennie Hostetter Costume Designer
Solomon Weisbard Lighting Designer
Jane Shaw Sound Designer
Anshuman Bhatia Assistant Set Designer
Alana Roecker Assistant Costume Designer
Bob Franklin Assistant Lighting Designer
Emily Auciello Assistant Sound Designer
  
Carol Fishman General Manager
Matt Ross Public Relations Press Representative
  
Erin Gioia Albrecht Production Stage Manager
Joseph Fernandez, Jr. Assistant Stage Manager
  
Raphael Mishler Prop Master
Anne E Hoeg Wardrobe
  
Lisa Donadio Casting

Cast
Actor Role
Jocelyn Bioh Hawkins
Hannah Cabell OG
Danielle Davenport Hall
Danaya Esperanza Seneca
Donnetta Lavinia Grays Sumner
Birgit Huppuch Goodman
Elizabeth Kenny Old Shady
Layla Khoshnoudi Bradley
Kelly McAndrew Powell
Kristen Sieh Dunn