Entertainers and Artists

Larger-than-life entertainers of all kinds can be found in the Evergreens, from colorful Vaudeville stars to actors from the silent film era. One section of the cemetery is especially rich in actors, as it contains the burial plots of the New York Actors’ Guild. Not all the entertainers performed on stage or screen; some contributed to the arts in revolutionary ways. Here are two of the most ground-breaking entertainers that now reside at the Evergreens: