a musical drama conceived by Robert John Ford; creative team to be announced soon
ABOUT THE SHOW
This new full-length musical drama focuses on the inspiring life and tragic death of college football legend Jack Trice - one of the first Black Americans to play the sport - and the efforts by a group of students and alums determined to have him properly honored.
A reading of "Trice" will be presented in Des Moines, Iowa on October 8, 2023 - the 100th anniversary of Trice's death. The event will be free and open to the public. More information will be announced on this website in September 2023 - be sure to check back at that time.
This musical is currently in development.
Photos and videos coming soon.