Marionettes and Martinis: String City: Nashville’s Tradition of Music and Puppetry for Ages 21+
Jul 05, 2019
7 PM – 8:15 PM
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 Country Music Hall of Fame member Johnny Cash to Taylor Swift. 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. Ages twenty-one and up. Adult beverages and snacks will be available for purchase. Limited seating. Free.
Broaden your Museum experience by exploring the galleries and/or making an Outlaws-themed bandana in the Mike Curb Conservatory before the show. Museum hours extended to 8 p.m. on show night.
Bar opens: 6:00 p.m.
Theater doors: 6:45 p.m.