Preview Screening of Ken Burns' "Country Music" Documentary

Join The 93.1 The Wolf and UNC-TV!

The Barn Dance
6341 Phillippi Rd.
Julian, NC 27283
United States

Event Description:

93.1 The Wolf, UNC-TV, and The Barn Dance invite you and a guest to join us for a preview screening of Country Music, a film by Ken Burns, at The Barn Dance on Friday, September 13, at 6:30 PM.

You will be treated to clips from Ken Burns’ upcoming 16-hour documentary series, Country Music, followed by a Q & A and discussion about the film, and a live performance by Tony Straughn & The Barnyard Bandits. The film, which chronicles the history of this uniquely American art form, features many North Carolina artists and their stories, including Fred Foster, Jimmie Rodgers, Betty Johnson and Rhiannon Giddens.

This is a FREE, ticketed event.  Space is limited and registration is required. RSVPs accepted on a first come, first served basis.  Tickets must be presented at the door for entry. Please register via Eventbrite or contact Karen Nowak at knowak@unctv.org or 919-549-7273.  

Country Music premieres on UNC-TV, Sunday-Wednesday, September 15-18, and Sunday-Wednesday, September 22-25, from 8-10 PM.