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Join the Wisconsin Historical Museum for a screening of “Cheeseheads: The Documentary” followed by a Q&A with the film’s director, John Mitchell.
“Cheeseheads: The Documentary” is the story of a man’s journey to rediscover his Wisconsin roots after twenty years away. This film is an intimate and humorous exploration of what it really means to be a Cheesehead. As he traveled to every corner of the state, Mitchell met with hundreds of Wisconsinites and discovered how some Cheeseheads have changed the face of America forever – from “The Wizard of Waukesha” Les Paul to architect Frank Lloyd Wright. What started out as a journey to discover the essence of the Cheesehead spirit turned out to be the journey of a lifetime.
Tickets are available now, and a limited number will be available at the door the night of the event. Cost to attend is $5/person. Call 608-264-6555 to register.
Run time: 1 hour 52 minutes
Pre-Show Meet & Greet - 5:30 pm
Have a question about Wisconsin life that you'd like to ask John Mitchell one-on-one? Want to get your copy of the documentary signed? Get a chance to meet the director before the screening at 5:30 pm. Free with purchase of film screening ticket.
Wisconsin Historical Museum
Wisconsin Historical Museum, 30 N Carroll St
Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits and the museum store ― located on Madison's Capitol Square
The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.