Ben Sollee at the Lexington Opera House

On December 19, 2012, Institute 193 presented a concert by the cellist and vocalist Ben Sollee at the Lexington Opera House in Lexington, Kentucky.

The artists/musicians Anna + Elizabeth designed a shadow-puppet stage set with a team of Virginia-based artists, and also performed an opening act of traditional Appalachian ballads accompanied by unique kinetic scrolls.

The acclaimed Alabama artist and musician, Lonnie Holley, joined the performance as a special guest.

The concert was sponsored in part by West Sixth Brewing, Tadoo.com, Red Mile Racetrack, Blue One Communications and LexArts.

Special thanks to: Dust-to-Digital, Anna Roberts-Gevalt, Elizabeth LaPrelle, Chris Owen, Maya Renfro, Jeri Katherine Howell, Will Luckett, Tom Willis, Ian Cobb Orzine & Birdie James, Lynn Jeffries & Randy Ward, Nathan March Jones, Lonnie Holley, and Coleman Guyon.