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Melinda O’Brien at 914.473.5527,



LYNDHURST AFTER DARK – Victorian Mourning Traditions and the Darker Side of the Gilded Age


OCTOBER 19th – 30th


Come and experience the history of Lyndhurst Mansion and explore Victorian mourning traditions, and learn about the darker side of the Gilded Age in the glow of an October evening; Lyndhurst After Dark! Timed entry into the Mansion allows visitors to experience the house as it is decorated in the spirit of the season, with special collections and items on display relating to the superstitions of the age.


NEW FOR 2023: Lyndhurst After Dark will now venture down into the mansion kitchen, please note that guests will have to traverse narrow stairwells. This is not handicapped accessible. Not suitable for children under 10 years of age. All children attending are required to have a ticket. Children aged 2 and under will not be admitted.


Tickets ($$45-$50 +service fees)  at


Refreshments will be available for purchase on-site from Geordanes of Irvington.


Lyndhurst After Dark features the acting talents of Kathy Colonna, Philip Garfinkel, Kate Gleeson, Donna James, Elizabeth Mialaret, Kathleen Muldoon, Anne Rodgers Pearl, Jim Petrillo, Laura Petrillo, Emmy Schwartz, Richard Troiano, Howard Weintraub and Nan Weiss.


Lyndhurst, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, is a Gothic Revival masterpiece on the banks of the Hudson River in Tarrytown, NY at 635 South Broadway (Route 9).       


About M&M Performing Arts Company, Inc.

Professional Theater in the Hudson Valley M&M is the resident theater company of Lyndhurst, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Lyndhurst is a Gothic Revival masterpiece on the banks of the Hudson River in Tarrytown, NY. M&M also performs with Red Monkey Theater Group there and at the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum in Pelham Bay Park as well as the continuing Library Theater Series. In June 2021, Red Monkey Theater Group, M&M Performing Arts and Theatre 5 Productions will bring another site-specific Sherlock Holmes Adventure to Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum at 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Sherlock Holmes: A Scandal in Bohemia. M&M Performing Arts Company, Inc. has been producing extraordinary theater in the Hudson Valley since 2000. Recently, the Hudson Independent said that M&M was adept at “…stretching the imagination of an audience and then capturing it.”