Family Program: String City: Nashville’s Tradition of Music and Puppetry
Jul 13, 201910:00 AM - 12:45 PM
2 Sessions | 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM
Marionettes, rod puppetry, shadow animation, and an ever-changing set tell the story of country music as it relates to Nashville’s transformation into Music City. Experience this exciting true story through nearly one hundred puppets, ranging from the Staple Singers to Johnny Cash to Taylor Swift. After the show, families are invited to explore the museum galleries with a String City Search activity or create a puppet in the Taylor Swift Education Center. String City was created by Wishing Chair Productions, the resident puppet theater company at Nashville Public Library, in collaboration with the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Limited seating. Free.