Native Voices at the Autry Presents the World Premiere of Fairly Traceable

Native Voices at the Autry Presents the World Premiere of Fairly Traceable

Autry Museum of the American West

Location Info:

Autry Museum of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA  90027
323-667-2000
In the Autry Wells Fargo Theater Space is Limited / Reservations Recommended Written by Mary Kathryn Nagle (Cherokee) Directed by Jon Lawrence Rivera Set during the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Fairly Traceable follows the journeys of a young Ponca man and a Chitimacha woman as they juggle personal and career ambitions with advocacy for the environment and the people they love. In this romantic dramedy, award-winning Cherokee playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle reveals the culpability of corporate polluters and climate change deniers in environmental disasters. Recommended for ages 13 and up. CONVERSATIONS Saturday, March 11 Following the 2:00 p.m. performance, W. Richard West, Jr. (Southern Cheyenne), the Autry's President and CEO, and playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle (Cherokee) will discuss issues raised in Fairly Traceable from their perspectives as Native American legal experts and thought leaders in the arts. Sunday, March 12 Following the 2:00 p.m. performance, playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle (Cherokee) will discuss the impetus behind Fairly Traceable and her process for writing new plays. Saturday, March 18 Following the 2:00 p.m. performance, journalist Mark Trahant (Shoshone-Bannock), artist Canupa Hanska Luger (Mandan/Hidatsa/Arikara/Lakota), and playwright Randy Reinholz (Choctaw) ask, "Who tells the stories?" They will be joined onstage with Native American documentarians and writers in a conversation considering the role of Native artists, journalists, and filmmakers in telling stories of importance for Native communities to audiences worldwide. MUSEUM ADMISSION Fairly Traceable tickets include admission to the Autry during the month of March. Present your Eventbrite ticket for complimentary admission. Offer valid March 1-31, 2017, for general museum admission (no special events) during regular museum hours. DINING The Autry's Crossroads West Cafe will offer a limited menu before and after matinee performances, and from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. prior to evening performances. Beer, wine, and light dinner fare will be available for purchase.

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