• Victors of Character at the Detroit Athletic Club

  • Mon, 10/21/2019 at 6:00 pm
  • Detroit Athletic Club
    241 Madison St
    48226 Detroit
Victors of Character at the Detroit Athletic Club - Detroit Athletic Club - Detroit

Victors of Character tells the story of a young Gerald Ford, his friend and teammate Willis Ward, and the 1934 football game that both tested and shaped their character.This play uncovers the details of the Michigan- Georgia Tech game in which star player, Willis Ward, was benched because of the Jim Crow laws of the South.The lessons of character taught to us by both President Ford and Judge Willis Ward are more relevant today than ever and we are excited to have it on our DAC stage.Join fellow members and Coach Jack Harbaugh for the 85th anniversary of the game with a tailgate inspired strolling dinner, Victors of Character Play followed by Dessert.6pm- Strolling Dinner7 pm- Program with Jack Harbaugh and Play8 pm- , - Dessert with the Actors & CoachesCost: $100 PersonAttire: Professional Business