Men on Boats
Written by Jaclyn Backhaus
Directed by Jake Lipman
Up a river, sometimes without a paddle, ten explorers chart the course of the Colorado River.
8 Performances: Wed-Sat for 2 weeks
October 30-November 9 @ 8 pm
Coming later this summer!
JAKE LIPMAN (Director and Producing Artistic Director)
Since founding TIC in 2006, Jake has produced 42 thought-provoking comedies, including the 2018 world premiere of her play Relentlessly Pleansant and her 2015 adaptation of The Inn at Lake Devine, and 15 iterations of TIC's Plus 1 Solo Show Festival. Two-time Puffin Foundation Ltd grant winner for the creation of new work, appears onstage in many TIC shows, and occasionally directs, including Recent Tragic Events, Two Worlds Colliding, Relentlessly Pleasant, Ruby (2018 Planet Connections Fest, Best Director and Outstanding Production nominee), the 2014 world premiere and 2017 revival of Buffalo Heights (Planet Connections Theatre Fest 2017, Outstanding Production of a Revival nominee), and well-known plays like Mauritius, Our Town, and How I Learned to Drive. MFA, Actors Studio Drama School; BA, Smith College. www.JakeLipman.com
OLIVIA RAGAN (Assistant Director)
Olivia is a New York-based director committed to sharing stories that challenge social constructs and expectations. She assistant directed TIC's world premiere of Relentlessly Pleasant, and spent 6 weeks last summer as a Core Company apprentice at the Orchard Project. Directing credits include: The Wise Women by Nelson Clark, assistant directing Company (Barrington Stage), Speech and Debate, and the Musical Theater Conservatory at Barrington Stage (summer 2017). BA, Theater Arts, Marymount Manhattan College.
PHILIP ROTHMAN (Sound Designer)
For TIC: Relentlessly Pleasant, The Inn at Lake Devine and Our Town. Orchestration credits: Our Kind of Traitor (StudioCanal), Ray Donovan (Showtime), Too Big to Fail, Taking Chance, Teddy in His Own Words, You Don’t Know Jack (HBO Films), Sin Nombre, Hollywoodland (Focus Features), The Nanny Diaries (Weinstein Company/MGM Films), Faces of America (PBS). New York Innovative Theatre Awards Nominee, Outstanding Sound Design for Proof (TIC). www.philiprothman.com