Events for 06/17/2022

12:00pm

Theater 2022

Exploring Chinese Art Song with Noah Fang

Yale-China Fellow

FREE. Noah Fang is an ethnomusicologist who studies traditional Chinese musical forms and is a musician himself. A 2022 Yale-China Arts Fellow at the Festival, Fang with mezzo soprano Ying Li will present a lecture-recital that illustrates the rich cultural history of Chinese Art Song.

1:30pm

Tours 2022

From Canal to Railroad to Greenway: Celebrating 200 Years of History on the Farmington Canal

FREE. Celebrate 200 years of history at the Farmington Canal, which dates back to the early 19th century.

2:30pm

Tours 2022

Canoe West River

In partnership with New Haven Department of Youth and Recreation

This expedition will follow the 14-mile West River, a freshwater stream that flows through Bethany, Woodbridge, New Haven, and West Haven before ending at Haven Harbor.

5:30pm

Ideas 2022

Shawn Taylor: The Power of Fandom for Radical Change

FREE. American troubadour Shawn Taylor draws from his expertise in mythology, theater, and pop culture to discuss fandom that radicalizes for change.

7:00pm

Music 2022

¡Cuba Vive! Nachito Herrera & His Havana Jazz Club

FREE. Nachito Herrera is “explosive, crowd-pleasing. rhythmically intense. Romantic. Dynamic. Jaw-droppingly good.” (Minneapolis Star-Tribune).