Henry Ford's Model E

April 19–May 7, 2017
Studio Two, Riffe Center

World Premiere
Henry Ford was a complex genius. He tried to mold his son, Edsel, in his own image. The result was a family rivalry that was both cruel and tragic.

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"A deeply moving work that understands the ambiguous nature of history and the human heart." -ColumbusUnderground.com

"A historical drama that carries meaning for audience members of all ages."

Check out this article that informed some of Brown's thinking as he worked through the development of the script for Henry Ford's Model E. And read through Herb Brown's notes on the play itself!


Wednesdays = $20.00
Thursdays = $30.00
Sundays = $35.00
Fridays and Saturdays = $40.00

Student Tickets: Students can purchase $15 tickets by calling the CAPA Ticket Center at (614) 469-0939 or at the theatre box office. Bring a valid student ID to claim your tickets the night of the show. Availability cannot be guaranteed.



Presenting Sponsors:

-Charlotte R. Haller, Frank and Blanche A. Longabaugh Funds of The Columbus Foundation
-Linda & Frank Kass
-Jill & Duke Thomas
-Scott & Marta Whitlock

Supporting Sponsors:

-Huntington National Bank
-PNC Foundation
-Mary & Tom Katzenmeyer

Producing Sponsors:

-Jameson Crane
-Kathy & Chuck Freiburger
-Joyce & Russ Gertmenian
-The Horner Family
-Larry Lehring
-Donna & Larry James
-Ron & Ann Pizzuti
-Richard Zimmerman

Season Sponsor:
Season Partner:
Limited Brands   Columbus Metropolitan Library


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Production team

Henry Ford
Steven Black
Steven C. Anderson

Charles Sorensen
Todd Covert
Stage Manager
Kristen Upchurch

Edsel Ford
Christopher Storer
Scenic Designer
Dan Gray

Costume Designer
Ruth Boyd

Lighting Designer
Cindy Stillings

Props Master
Ben Sostrom

Technical Director
Joe Wolfle


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