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Institute of Sacred Music: Practicing Empathy > Music, Poetry, Dance + Discussion

  • Off Broadway Theater 41 Broadway New Haven, CT, 06511 United States (map)

Join little ray (ISM Artist-in-Residence Kenyon Adams) for a new collaborative work, originally developed at Grace Farms Foundation, exploring modes of empathy through artistic collaboration. Enjoy poetry by members of Adams’ student collective Primary Sources, experience performances by dancers Talli Jackson and Jenna Riegel (courtesy of Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Co.) with musicians led by drummer Jake Goldbas, woodwind artist Pawan Benjamin, vocalist Julia Easterlin, and pianist Fabian Almazan. 

The culmination of two days of art-making and conversation, this collaborative ensemble will seek to discover and promote the practices of empathy required for the work of advancing justice in our world. 

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Talli Jackson and Jenna Riegel (dancers from Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Co.) 
Julia Easterlin, songwriter and vocals
Fabian Almazan, piano
Pawan Benjamin, bansuri and sax
Jake Goldbas, drums
Yale students