Fostering a reverence for language, imagination, and nature through a series of arts and ecology salons in Hawai‘i.
The 2019-20 Green Room Memorial Series
A total of eight presentations on two islands,
held in honor of W.S. and Paula Merwin and their legacy.
Presented by Aqua Aston Hospitality.
Edward Hirsch, Jane Hirshfield, Naomi Shihab Nye, and Kevin Young in The Green Room
For an evening that concludes the Memorial Series of The Green Room and celebrates W.S. Merwin’s indelible mark on writers worldwide, four leading poets of our time gather together to share the impact Merwin has had on their own lives, careers as poets, and as advocates for the power of language, nature, and imagination.
Wed., March 18, 2020, 7PM
Honolulu Museum of Art
Doris Duke Theatre
Fri., March 20, 2020, 7PM
Maui Arts & Cultural Center
McCoy Studio Theater
The Memorial Series of The Green Room is generously presented by
With support from O‘ahu venue partners Honolulu Museum of Art, and with additional support from Atherton Family Foundation, Halekulani, and Casa de Flores.
The Green Room is a zero waste event series thanks to our partnership with
Maui Huliau Foundation.
Previous presentations of The Green Room have featured: