ANGELS and ACCORDIONS
Presented by the Green-Wood Historic Fund and Dance Theatre Etcetera
Part of the 4th annual openhousenewyork
Saturday, October 7, 2006
2 tours: 12 noon & 3:30 pm
Admission is free. Call 718 788-7850 for reservations. Rain date Sunday, October 8th.
A site-specific performance through historic Green-Wood Cemetery?s picturesque 478 acres of rolling green hills and its unparalleled collection of sculpture and monuments. This unique event, directed and choreographed by Martha Bowers with Robert Martin, features original music composed by Guy Klucevsek and Bob Goldberg (played live by a band of accordionists) and a visual installation designed by photographer Alex Heilner inside the Catacombs. Several tombs at the cemetery, including that of the Steinway family (Green-Wood?s largest tomb) and the Catacombs, will be open to the public.
A featured event of the 4th annual openhousenewyork offering two tours, at 12 noon and 3:30 p.m. Walking Tours last approximately 2 hours. Meet at the cemetery?s main gate, 25th Street & Fifth Avenue.
For more information about this event, visit www.greenwoodcemetery.org or www.dancetheatreetcetera.org . For information about openhousenewyork, visit www.ohny.org.