Calendar of events

May 19 — 25, 2019

Found 9 events

Saturday, May 25

VISIONS OF THE AFTERLIFE; A NEW EXHIBITION CURATED BY MORBID ANATOMY AT GREEN-WOOD

12:00 PM
Morbid Anatomy and The Green-Wood Cemetery are partnering, once again, to present a new exhibition, Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory: Visions of the Afterlife in the Catholic Tradition. The exhibition explores Catholic visions of the afterlife that have …

Discover Green-Wood

1:00 PM
Green-Wood will host an exciting variety of weekly trolley tours highlighting the Cemetery’s notable “permanent residents,” its magnificent landscape, and its world-renowned collection of sculpture and architecture. These tours will take place …

GREEN-WOOD’S SECRETS IN STONE

1:00 PM
There is a secret language at Green-Wood that’s etched in centuries-old monuments. On this eye-opening walking tour, visitors will learn the meaning of the eternal, through fascinating and sometimes cryptic, symbols including inverted torches, …

Hidden Gems of Green-Wood

1:00 PM
Green-Wood will host an exciting variety of weekly trolley tours highlighting the Cemetery’s notable “permanent residents,” its magnificent landscape, and its world-renowned collection of sculpture and architecture. These tours will take place …

Weekly Trolley Tours: The Far Side of Green-Wood

1:00 PM
Green-Wood will host an exciting variety of weekly trolley tours highlighting the Cemetery’s notable “permanent residents,” its magnificent landscape, and its world-renowned collection of sculpture and architecture. These tours will take place …

EXPLORE THE HISTORY OF WHISKEY IN BROOKLYN AT GREEN-WOOD AND KINGS COUNTY DISTILLERY

2:00 PM
The Green-Wood Cemetery and Kings County Distillery team up once again to bring you the lurid and storied past of distilling whiskey in Brooklyn. The ever-popular (and always sold out) trolley tour will return the second Saturday of every month …

KICK OFF SUMMER WITH BURGERS, BOURBON, & BEETHOVEN AT GREEN-WOOD

7:00 PM
The Angel’s Share, Green-Wood Cemetery’s acclaimed opera and chamber music series, will kick off its second season with the first-ever Burgers, Bourbon, & Beethoven Festival. Presented by Death of Classical and The Green-Wood Historic Fund on …

Michael Mao Dance

8:00 PM
Michael Mao Dance begins its 26th year with a program of major Mao dances, including his celebrated 1994-DSCH, a stunning work to Shostakovich's String Quartet #8. Dedicated to victims of fascism and war by the composer, the quartet has achieved its …

Shared program of Christopher Caines Dance and guests

8:00 PM
Christopher Caines Dance will premiere Caines' "listen out loud / move to keep things whole," a new one-act ballet set to music by Pauline Oliveros, Paul Kerekes, and Alison Taylor Cheeseman, which will be played live at all performances. Guest …

May 19 — 25, 2019