Pride Events: Here’s How to Celebrate

‘THE VOICE OF THE VILLAGE’ AND ‘PRIDE’ EXHIBITIONS (opening June 6) A pair of complementary exhibitions at the Museum of the City of New York will focus on the work of the Village Voice photographer Fred McDarrah, including his images of Stonewall, the gay rights movement, and civil rights and anti-Vietnam War demonstrations. “The Voice of the Village” (through Dec. 1) features New York City moments of resistance frozen in time, depicting the counterculture and protests of the 1960s and ’70s, and “Pride: Photographs of Stonewall and Beyond” (through Dec. 31) captures the six days of conflicts surrounding the June 1969 Stonewall uprising, along with images from the enduring movement for gay rights; 1220 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan; 212-534-1672, JULIANNE McSHANE

‘Y’ALL BETTER QUIET DOWN’ (opening June 6 and June 14) This two-part group show takes its title from an impassioned speech by the transgender activist Sylvia Rivera at the Christopher Street Liberation Day rally in 1973, which followed an anti-transgender speech by the lesbian feminist Jean O’Leary. Addressing a jeering audience of primarily white, middle-class gay men and lesbians, Rivera recounted her experiences of imprisonment and abuse, then turned the occasion into an emotional call for unity across gender and class. Collective action, in its many forms, is the theme of this exhibition of nine artists and archival material from the LGBT Community Center National History Archive, WRRQ Collective and the Trans Oral History Project. Through July 21 at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, 26 Wooster Street, Manhattan; 212-431-2609,; and June 14-Sept. 15 at the Bureau of General Services — Queer Division at the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Center, 208 West 13th Street, Room 210, Manhattan; 646-457-0859, HOLLAND COTTER

ART HISTORY HAPPY HOUR: STONEWALL AT FIFTY (June 13) Jay Toole, a Stonewall veteran and activist, and the scholar Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz will lecture on the history of the Greenwich Village uprising — the subject of a special exhibition at the museum, “Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall” — before Elosi spins her signature blend of dance hall, baile funk and dembow, meant to “conjure the sounds of queer and trans night life.” From 7 to 10 p.m., Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway; 718-638-5000, JULIANNE McSHANE

GAY GREEN-WOOD TROLLEY TOUR (June 16) The 560,000 permanent residents of Green-Wood Cemetery include the composer Leonard Bernstein, the Bethesda Fountain sculptor Emma Stebbins, the artist Violet Oakley, and the singer and “It’s Raining Men” co-writer Paul Jabara. Andrew Dolkart and Ken Lustbader, co-directors of the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project, will take visitors on a tour of these graves and the resting places of other L.G.B.T.Q. figures. From 3:30-5:30 p.m., Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn; 718-210-3080, JULIANNE McSHANE

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