Storied Women of the Civil War Era

National Portrait Gallery 8th St NW & F St NW, DC

A photographs exhibition about women who rose to national prominence during the Civil War era, from First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln to the actress and Union spy Pauline Cushman. Click here for more info. Back to Calendar (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

The Salem Witch Trials 1692 Exhibit

Peabody Essex Museum 161 Essex St, Salem

From the event organizer: The Salem witch trials threatened the very core of the early Massachusetts Bay Colony. The extraordinary hysteria involved more than 400 people and led to the deaths of 25 innocents — men, women, and children — between June 1692 and March 1693. Explore rarely-exhibited original witch trial documents from PEM's Phillips Read more...

Medusa With The Head of Perseus Statue on View in Collect Pond Park, NYC

From the event organizer: Medusa With The Head of Perseus by Argentine-Italian artist Luciano Garbati will stand in Collect Pond Park, on Centre St, Lower Manhattan, NYC as part of NYC Parks’ Art in the Parks program. The seven-foot bronze sculpture inverts the narrative of Medusa, portraying her in a moment of somberly empowered self-defense. Read more...

About Time: Fashion and Duration Exhibition

The Met 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York

From the event organizer: The Costume Institute's 2020 exhibition will trace a century and a half of fashion—from 1870 to the present—along a disruptive timeline, on the occasion of The Met's 150th anniversary. Employing Henri Bergson's concept of la durée (duration), it will explore how clothes generate temporal associations that conflate past, present, and future. Read more...

Made It: The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion

Peabody Essex Museum 161 Essex St, Salem

From the event organizer: Made It: The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion showcases more than 100 works, spanning 250 years, recognizing women's often-overlooked contributions to the fashion and design industry. From Mary Todd Lincoln’s seamstress to Elsa Schiaparelli and Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel, to experimental labels like Chromat, women designers have transcended genres and revolutionized ideas of Read more...

Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in Succession: Online Performance

From the event organizer: Succession channels fluid movements of a fetus in the amniotic sac, aging, an installation of hundreds of flowers, a spiritual burial, and symbolic rebirth. Ms. Green has thread together segments from her body of solo works creating a life cycle journey.   Click here for tickets and more info.   Back Read more...

A Celebration of Maya Angelou’s Poetry – Virtual Theatrical Viewing

From the event organizer: Bring a little bit of poetic inspiration home with this virtual viewing of An Evening With the Bard, a celebration of Dr. Maya Angelou that weaves together more than a dozen of her most iconic poems through acting, singing, and dance. Fulfillment Theatre Company’s cast seamlessly unites these works in a Read more...

Emma: A New Jane Austen Streaming Musical

From the event organizer: Emma’s ready to go virtual! More than 200 years after Jane Austen published her beloved rom-com, Tony-nominated composer Paul Gordon turns the iconic heroine’s matchmaking follies into a charming, mid-century modern musical that’ll sweep you off your feet.   Click here for tickets and more info.   Back to Calendar   Read more...

Zora Neale Hurston Festival 2021

aFrom the event organizer: A month-long festival kicking off in Zora Neale Hurston's 130th birthday celebration. The festival this year will include virtual as well as in-person events around Historic Eatonville. Check out the full schedule on the website.   Click here for tickets and more info.   Back to Calendar        (adsbygoogle Read more...

Live Salon: Hotel Zena by A Tour Of Her Own

From the event organizer: A salon is an intimate community event with a theme that celebrates women’s leadership. They are inspiring opportunities to expand our perspective and network. Meet our guest Paige Muller, founder of Curious Caravan, followed by an engaging group conversation about the salon theme: mindful curiosity. Paige Muller is the founder of Read more...