Against the Grain: The Life & Times of Levi Fisher Ames

Performances

Two performances times:
Friday, November 9, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. or
Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

This interdisciplinary work imagines artist Levi Fisher Ames (1843–1923) on his final day. Against the Grain: The Life & Times of Levi Fisher Ames explores his memories, family, showmanship, and relationship with the creatures he created through a mix of dialogue, dance, and film sequences.  Presented by Danceworks Performance Company with Theatre MXT.

All ages

$20 ($15 member)

 

Photo: Against the Grain: The Life & Times of Levi Fisher Ames by Danceworks Inc. Performance Company in collaboration with Theatre MXT. Artwork courtesy of Danceworks Inc. Performance Company.

This performance is supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts. Funding was also provided by the Kohler Trust for the Arts and Education, Kohler Foundation, Inc., and the Frederic Cornell Kohler Charitable Trust. The Arts Center thanks its many members for their support of exhibitions and programs through the year.