Calendar of Events

Feb
9
Fri
Member Preview: Gorey’s Worlds
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Museum members are invited to an exclusive first glimpse of the special exhibition Gorey’s Worlds, delving into the artistic inspiration of famed American author and illustrator Edward Gorey.

Hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. RSVP by February 5 to (860) 838-4147 or membership@wadsworthatheneum.org.

This event is open to museum members only. Not a member? Join or renew today!

 

Feb
11
Sun
Jazz Brunch: Sez Zion Jazz Band
Feb 11 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch buffet in the Untitled Café set to the sounds of Sez Zion Jazz Band. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Mar
2
Fri
Member Morning: Gorey’s Worlds
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Members enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the Untitled Café, followed by a tour of Gorey’s Worlds with curator Erin Monroe. Plus, members take 20% off in the Museum Shop during Member Mornings! Reservations required, call (860) 838-4171.

This event is open to Wadsworth Atheneum members only. Not a member? Join or renew today!

 

Mar
18
Sun
St. Patrick’s Day Brunch
Mar 18 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Enjoy a delicious St. Patrick’s day brunch buffet in the Untitled Café set to the sounds of The Executive Session. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Apr
1
Sun
Easter Jazz Brunch: Sally Terrell and The Green Jazz Band
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Easter Jazz Brunch: Sally Terrell and The Green Jazz Band

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the Untitled Café set to the sounds of Sally Terrell and The Green Jazz Band. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

Apr
5
Thu
Art After Dark: Gorey’s Worlds
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Art After Dark: Gorey's Worlds

Enjoy live music, snacks, a cash bar, and tours of the special exhibition Gorey’s Worlds.

Participate in an art activity, have your fortune told, and stay for an 8pm screening of Dracula (1979).

Tickets $10/$5 members; purchase at the door.

Supported by the Costume & Textile Society of the Wadsworth Atheneum.

 

May
6
Sun
Drag Brunch
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Drag Brunch

Join us for a Drag Brunch in the Untitled Bistro with Judy and Barbara Over Easy, starring Tony Di Pietro and Summer Orlando. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

 

 

 

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

 

May
11
Fri
Member Morning: Herbert Ferber
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Members enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the Untitled Bistro, followed by a tour of Herbert Ferber: Space in Tension with curator Patricia Hickson. Plus, members take 20% off in the Museum Shop during Member Mornings!

Reservations required, please call (860) 838-4070.

This event is open to Wadsworth Atheneum members only. Not a member? Join or renew today!

 

May
13
Sun
SOLD OUT: Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Mother’s Day brunch is sold out. Get your tickets to our Father’s Day brunch now!

Treat mom to a delicious brunch in the Untitled Bistro set to the sounds of Sinan Bakir featuring Theresa Wright. After, explore the galleries on your own or take a tour with a docent. Tickets include museum admission, jazz, brunch, and one complimentary bloody mary or mimosa.

There are two seatings, one at 10:30 am and one at 12:30 pm; tickets are $38/$28 members.

Menu:
Seasonal Frittata
Challah French Toast
Bagels, Hummus and Cream Cheese
Breakfast Potatoes
Assorted Pastries
Bacon & Sausage
Fresh Fruit Platter

Please note that tickets must be purchased online and are not available by phone. Tickets do not include gratuity for brunch service.

 

May
18
Fri
Italian Film Weekend: Made in Italy
May 18 @ 6:00 pm
Italian Film Weekend: Made in Italy

5pm | Opening Reception, with complimentary snacks and cash bar
6pm | Film

MADE IN ITALY
This Italian hit tells the story of middle-aged and middle-class Riko, whose professional dreams never seemed to materialize and whose life begins to unravel stitch by stitch. Salvation comes in the form of inspiration from his son.

2018. Italy. 104 min. Not Rated. Subtitles. Directed by Luciano Ligabue. Starring Stefano Accorsi and Kasia Smutniakg.

Tickets
General Admision: $9
Seniors & Students: $8
Members: $7
Tickets are available for purchase at the door.

 

The Wadsworth Atheneum Film Program is presented by Data-Mail, Inc. and the Mandell Family.

The 7th Annual Italian Film Weekend is supported by UNICO.