boatcanoetubfloaty was written by Ellen Steves and Steven Ackley, and first produced the show in Spring of 2012 as part of the boom! theater New Works Festival.

In August of the same year the cast did a 12 hour performance of the piece at the LoFi Arts Festival in Arlington, Washington.

boatcanoetubfloaty is the story of two parents who abandon their three sons, so they can drink beer on a desert island. The boys wander the earth, hoping to find their Mom and Dad... to exact their revenge.