Programs & Events
- ‼️ PLEASE NOTE ‼️🎫 MUSEUM admission 🎫 is available with 24-hour advance online ticketing only. ‼️ New WINTER HOURS Tuesday - Saturday, 10am to 4pm and Sunday 1 to 4pm.
March 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
ART FILM AT THE KATE: Easter in Art – “The Greatest Story Ever Painted”
$15 (members $13); go online at katharinehepburntheater.org
or contact The Kate for tickets at (860) 510-0453 (Box Office fees apply)
Museum members should contact the Front Desk for member discount code
The story of Christ’s death and resurrection has dominated western culture for the past 2000 years. It is perhaps the most significant historical event of all time, as recounted by the gospels but, equally, as depicted by the greatest artists in history. From the triumphant to the savage, the ethereal to the tactile, some of western civilization’s greatest artworks focus on this pivotal moment.
This beautifully crafted film explores the Easter story as depicted in art, from the time of the early Christians to the present day. Shot on location in Jerusalem, United States and throughout Europe, the film explores the different ways artists have depicted the Easter story through the ages and thus depicts the history of us all.
The greatest story ever painted.