Exhibit preview: “Pierce to the Soul” honors Columbus icon

From the April 10, 2014 edition

The Columbus-based A Portable Theatre is presenting this one-man play by Chiquita Mullins Lee about a Columbus icon — wood carver Elijah Pierce.

Actor Alan Bomar Jones plays the 20th century artist in “Pierce to the Soul,” recalling his life, work and struggle.

The two-week run includes a stop at Wild Goose Creative at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 19.