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EN PLEIN AIR—IMPRESSIONS OF PAINTING IN GIVERNY & OLD LYME is a theatrical companion for American Impressionism created for the Florence Griswold Museum located in historic Old Lyme, CT. Written, designed and performed by Christopher Eaves, performances of EN PLEIN AIR coincide with the museum's exhibition Impressionist Giverny—American Painters in France, 1885–1915. Selections from the Terra Foundation for American Art.

Filled with movement, text, light and sound, EN PLEIN AIR is an immersive theatrical experience with animated video projection of Impressionist paintings transporting audiences through the picturesque landscapes of Giverny, France and Old Lyme, Connecticut. The exhibition opens MAY 3. EN PLEIN AIR premieres JUN 25.

Performances will take place in the Florence Griswold Museum's Marshfield Theater. The setting is intimate and seating is limited. Please make your reservations in advance.

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE [$20]
WED–SAT, JUN 25–28 at 2PM and 7PM daily.

DINNER & PERFORMANCE [$40]
THU & FRI, JUN 26 & 27 at 5:30PM
Enjoy a boardinghouse-style summer supper overlooking the Lieutenant River prior to a twilight performance of EN PLEIN AIR.

LOCATION [map]
Florence Griswold Museum
96 Lyme Street
Old Lyme, CT 06371

RESERVATIONS
Call 860.434.5542 [x111] or email frontdesk@flogris.org

 
EN PLEIN AIR    
THE FINISHING HOUSE    
THE LEDGE    
SELF AT HAND    
TRUEMYTH    
SURRENDER    
WE ASK OUR BELOVED    
CROSSWALK    
BURNING CHILD    
SLIP    
THE CONSERVATOR    
THE WELL HUNG MAN & THE HUNG UP LADY    
BIRTHMARKS    
THREE