Director John Whitehead to Attend: ‘Don’t Get Trouble in Your Mind: The Carolina Chocolate Drops’ Story’ on screen at the Capri

Published in Insight News · October 24, 2018

The Film Society of Minneapolis St. Paul, in collaboration with the Capri Theater and the Minnesota Historical Society, presents “Don’t Get Trouble in Your Mind: The Carolina Chocolate Drops’ Story,” featuring the Grammy-winning bluegrass trio, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, and the untold story of how African and European Americans collaborated to create this earliest form of American popular music.

The screening takes place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at the Capri Theater, 2027 W. Broadway Ave., Minneapolis, with a discussion to follow. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased in advance at or at the door the night of the show.

Director John Whitehead, an award-winning documentarian with multiple regional Emmys, an HBO Films Producer Award, and a Corporation for Public Broadcasting award among others, will be on hand for the screening and discussion following the film.