Jade Sylvan, host; author of Kissing Oscar Wilde, poet, performer
Sophia Cacciola and Michael J. Epstein, filmmakers
Wes Hazard, comedian, storyteller
Obehi Janice, writer, actress
Al Miner, assistant curator, Contemporary Art
Courtnee Nagim-Chase, MFA Teen Arts Council member, storyteller
Tony Woodcock, president, New England Conservatory
Love is in the air at the MFA this February. We gave Boston-area storytellers and curators this prompt: Tell a five-minute story that starts with “For the love of…” Hosted by poet, performer, and author Jade Sylvan, hear storytellers fill in the rest of the sentence, expounding upon visual arts, music, relationships, and love for one’s country in this fast-paced event. Experience the beauty, anguish, frustration, and humor that love can bring through the evocative art of storytelling.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Above: Raphael Kirchner, Women with hearts on fire, from the series To Love, 1899. 2012.6084.7. Color lithograph on card stock. Gift of Leonard A. Lauder.