CHINATI PRESENTS RICHARD MAXWELL’S ODE TO THE MAN WHO KNEELS THIS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT

 

On Saturday, August 4 and Sunday, August 5, the Chinati Foundation will present two performances of current artist in residence Richard Maxwell’s musical theater work Ode to the Man Who Kneels at 8:30 PM on the main museum grounds. The piece has been directed by Richard Maxwell and features a cast of local actors and musicians as well as Jim Fletcher, who starred in the original New York production in 2007. Richard Maxwell, playwright and director of the New York City Players, is in residence at Chinati throughout the summer.

Admission on Saturday and Sunday begins at 8:00 PM at Chinati’s front gate, 1 Cavalry Row. The gate will close at 8:30 PM, after which no latecomers will be admitted.

Admission is free, but reservations are required. Please RSVP by emailing info@nycplayers.org


Chinati’s educational and public programming is supported with generous grants from the Texas Commission on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Brown Foundation, the Cowles Charitable Trust, the George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation, the Hearst Foundations, the Carl B. & Florence E. King Foundation, the Permian Basin Area Foundation, the Warren Skaaren Trust, the Susan Vaughan Foundation, and the City of Marfa.