the Sebastians NYC Series: Once Upon a Time…
November 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT$20 – $50
This concert celebrates the 400th birthday of Jean de La Fontaine, the French poet best known for his fables, and all art that evokes a story—music and spoken text that tells a story, or even just reminds us of the magic of storytelling.
Featuring poetry and stories intermixed with music by Telemann, Couperin, Rebel, and others.
Guest Artist: Sagan Chen
Sagan Chen is an award-winning actor, filmmaker, and theatre artist, and thrilled to be joining the Sebastians for this concert! As a queer nonbinary chinese-american, they strive for their artistry to reflect an awareness of social responsibility and intersectionality of representation. Onstage: Two Mile Hollow(Yale), Six Years Old, Stone, and delicacy of a puffin heart (Corkscrew Theater Festival), Something for the Fish (CPR), Exposed Bone(The PIT). Onscreen: High Maintenance, Here We Wait and Sideways Smile. Directing: Dartmouth College, festivals: Samuel French OOB, Frigid, Corkscrew, Women in Theatre. Narrator of Ana On The Edge. Team at Gersh and Mosaic. Education: Dartmouth College, LAMDA, BLCU. diane-chen.com IG: @sagan.chen
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