Dudley Outings

Learn about upcoming Outings events with Dudley House! We explore Boston and the rest of New England in all seasons with events like hiking trips, ski trips, sports games, cultural events, and city tours, to name a few. 

Outings fellows for 2014-2015 are Edlyn Levine, Alan She, and Cristi Proistosescu.

Contact: outings@dudley.harvard.edu

Upcoming Events & Important Dates

Apr 18

Battle of Lexington and Concord Outing

8:30am to 5:00pm

Take a walk through American revolutionary history on Saturday, April 18 by joining us on a hike along Battle Road Trail linking the historic towns of Lexington and Concord! This is a 8 mile trail that follows the path of the British Regulars and Militia during the opening battle of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775. The trail links Lexington to Concord and wanders through treed settings, wetlands and historic vistas of open fields and pastureland.

Battle of Lexington and Concord Outing

April 18, 2015

Take a walk through American revolutionary history on Saturday, April 18 by joining us on a hike along Battle Road Trail linking the historic towns of Lexington and Concord! This is a 8 mile trail that follows the path of the British Regulars and Militia during the opening battle of the American Revolution on April 19th, 1775. The trail links Lexington to Concord and wanders through treed settings, wetlands and historic vistas of open fields and pastureland.

Apr 18

The Undiscovered Country - A Shakespearean Tour of Mount Auburn Cemetery

1:00pm

Location: 

Mt Auburn Cemetery (meet at Dudley House at 12:20 to take the bus or the Cemetery at 1:00)

Many monuments at Mount Auburn are adorned with quotations from the great English poet and playwright, William Shakespeare, and several theatre actors are among our distinguished residents.  Join Volunteer Docent Susan Zawalich to honor the 451st birthday of The Bard of Avon (actual birthday is April 23) as we visit the gravesites of Edwin Booth, Charlotte Cushman and others, searching out some of the incised quotations, and reciting some of the memorable words of Shakespeare in our beautiful spring setting.  “The readiness is all.”

Mar 27

Outing to Broadway musical Big Fish

7:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Boston Center for the Performing Arts (529 Tremont St)

Come with Dudley House to see the hit Broadway musical Big Fish on Friday March 27th. It tells the story of a son, who all his life heard his father's tall tales, but only as a grown man comes to understand what they really mean.

Tickets ($21) are for Dudley House members plus up to one guest. Please bring cash or check to the house office (3rd floor). Longwood students may reserve tickets by phone (617-495-2255) but will need to arrange payment to be brought in person.

Broadway musical Big Fish -- tickets on sale!

Broadway musical Big Fish -- tickets on sale!

March 11, 2015

Come with Dudley House to see the hit Broadway musical Big Fish on Friday March 27th. It tells the story of a son, who all his life heard his father's tall tales, but only as a grown man comes to understand what they really mean.

Tickets ($21) are for Dudley House members plus up to one guest. Please bring cash or check to the house office (3rd floor). Longwood students may reserve tickets by phone (617-495-2255) but will need to arrange payment to be brought in person. 

Mar 02

Tickets on sale for Tristan & Yseult

(All day)

Location: 

Dudley House

Tickets are on sale ($21) for Dudley House's outing to Kneehigh Production's famous performance of Tristan & Yseult on Tuesday March 10th. This adaptation of the mythic love story earned the British theater troupe a worldwide reputation for its combination of song, dance, acrobatics and drama. Don't miss this opportunity to go for cheap with fellow grad students to see a musical-theatrical performance in one of Boston's major theaters, the Cutler-Majestic. Tickets are available on the 3rd floor of Dudley House for house members plus guests.

Mar 10

Outing to performance of Tristan & Yseult

7:30pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Majestic Cutler Theater

Come with Dudley House to see this sexy adaptation of Tristan & Yseult by Kneehigh productions, one of Britain's premier musical theater, dancing, acrobatics, and drama performance groups. Tickets are $21 for Dudley House members and their guests. 

Mar 04

Boston Celtics v. Utah Jazz @ TD Garden

7:30pm

Location: 

TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts

Watch professionals play ball!

Come see the Celtics defend its famous parquet court against the visitors from Utah. Don't miss this chance!

Tickets are subsidized and on sale for $25 beginning Feb. 19th, 3rd Floor Dudley House. Pay by cash or check only. Dudley members may bring one guest.

Contact Dudley Outings with questions: outings@dudley.harvard.edu

Feb 27

Outing to performance of Intimate Apparel at the Lyric Stage theater

8:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Lyric Stage Company of Boston

Dudley House is having an outing to see Intimate Apparel, a highly-regarded drama about a lingerie seamstress trying to make ends meet and find love in turn-of-the-century Manhattan. The play is Friday February 27th 8-10pm at the Lyric Stage Company of Boston. Tickets are $21, available to house members and guests. We'll gather on the steps of Dudley House at 7pm to go as a group to the theater, and those who wish to meet there are of course welcome to do so as well.

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