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MAM After Dark: Midcentury Mixer

Friday, October 19, 2018, 7 PM–11 PM

Presented by Northwestern Mutual

Go back in time, Mad Men style. For October, we’re celebrating Serious Play: Design in Midcentury America and the Jewish Museum Milwaukee’s Blacklist: The Hollywood Red Scare with a romp through the 1950s and ‘60s! Put on your best suit and pomade your ‘do, or pop on a pencil skirt and neck scarf for this Mad-Men-inspired evening.


All-night fun:

  • The sweet soul sounds of Cameron Webb and crooner Jen Cintrón
  • Wild Card Tour: see “subversive” art in the galleries in a Blacklist-inspired tour of works in MAM’s Collection that were sponsored by the CIA
  • Express your inner Peggy or Don in in the Front Room photo booth.
  • Test your knowledge of midcentury America at Quizmasters’ Team Trivia in Cafe Calatrava
  • DIY throw-back propaganda button making
  • A prize wheel from Milwaukee Repertory Theater
  • Typewrite away with The Bindery; Or receive a personalized prosette from typist Anja Notanga Sieger
  • Onsite era outfit shopping with Modest May Vintage Boutique
  • Tastings from Ciderboys
  • Cocktail sampling with Lost Whale
  • A main bar sponsored by Ernst & Young with a signature Blue Hawaiian
  • Front Room Photography photo-ops with your friends: Tony, Marilyn and Audrey
Evening Sponsor: Ernst & Young
Supporting Sponsor: CiderBoys Hard Cider