Rothko Chapel

Neighborhood Community Day with ars lyrica

Saturday, Apr. 1, 2023 – Saturday, Apr. 1, 2023

01:00 PM

Enjoy an afternoon of free art, music, poetry, and family activities to celebrate our vibrant neighborhood. Participating organizations include: DACAMERA, Houston Center for Photography, Inprint, The Menil Collection, Pride Chorus Houston, Rothko Chapel, Writers in the Schools (WITS), and Watercolor Art Society.

Ars Lyrica will present an interactive, family-friendly musical story time featuring Maria’s Magical Music Adventure focused on mindfulness, with narrators reading the book in English and Spanish with live string quartet accompaniment. The performance includes excerpts from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and is followed by a book signing by author Emma Kent Wine and translator Verónica Roméro at the Suzanne Deal Booth Welcome House between performances. Presenters for this event include Emma Kent Wine, author and English narrator; Verónica Roméro, translator and Spanish narrator; Joanna Becker, violin; Maria Lin, violin; Matthew Weathers, viola; and Fran Koiner, cello.

About the Programs & Activities

Presented in partnership with the Menil Collection, featuring Ars Lyrica
Pay What You Can $5-20 | In-person event with bench seating

Register for the 1 pm and 3 pm events here.


  • Tuesday-Sunday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Admission: Free

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Visitors can use the Menil Collection parking lot located at Mulberry and West Alabama. There is also street parking available on Yupon and Sul Ross. Wheelchair access is located on Sul Ross at the north end of the Chapel.

Events at Rothko Chapel

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