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Telly Leung Hosts Asian American Empathy Concert with David Henry Hwang, Eva Noblezada

Saratoga Springs, NYLearning NewsThe MASIE Center

Elliott Masie and Telly Leung are hosting the 29th Empathy Concert on Monday, March 1st, with perspectives on empathy and understanding in these challenging times. Featuring Broadway talent Eva Noblezada, David Henry Hwang, and Raymond J. Lee, this will be an uplifting hour of songs, stories, and conversations about empathy in these times.

Empathy Concert - Monday, March 1 at 4pm ET
Empathy Concert - Monday, March 1 at 4pm ET 

Empathy Concert Hosts Elliott Masie and Telly Leung invite you, your colleagues, and family to spend an hour with amazing Broadway talents and learning leaders as they provide an uplifting set of perspectives on the role of Empathy in our lives.

The Empathy Concert is presented by MASIE Productions and The Learning COLLABORATIVE. It will feature the performers listed below and engage you in a timely and open dialogue. This is our 29th Empathy Concert and we will feature artists from the Asian American community, performing and discussing how we can confront fear and racism with empathy and understanding.

As co-host Telly Leung explains, "Elliott Masie and I have co-hosted 28 of these EMPATHY concerts and conversations, and this upcoming event will be something that hits very close to home for me. We've invited some dear and accomplished members of the Asian Broadway community to shed light on the unsettling increase in hate crimes against Asians during the pandemic and explore ways we can use art and storytelling to create empathy. Empathy is our strongest weapon to combat ignorance, fear, and hate."

Reserve a space for this uplifting and moving session: 
Monday, March 1st from 4 pm to 5 pm EST

We hope you will join us Monday as we enjoy performances and dialogues from:

  • Eva Noblezada (Tony Award nominee for Best Actress in a Musical for Hadestown and Miss Saigon)
  • Raymond J. Lee (Aladdin, Groundhog Day, Soft Power, Anything Goes, Mamma Mia!, and more)
  • David Henry Hwang (Tony Award-winning playwright of M. Butterfly, Aida, Soft Power, Flower Drum Song, and many others)
  • Telly Leung (Aladdin, Glee, Rent, Allegiance) Co-Host of our Empathy Concerts
  • Elliott Masie (Host, The Learning COLLABORATIVE & Editor of e-Notes) 

Empathy is one of our most powerful approaches, tools, and connections. This is the 29th Empathy Event that is presented by MASIE Productions and The Learning COLLABORATIVE.Please take one hour and be part of a unique, high-energy program. We have a limit of 3,000 live spaces on this free video session.

Join us! Empathy Concert & Conversations – Monday, March 1st from 4 pm to 5 pm EST. Reserve a space at

To view our past Empathy Concerts and other events, please visit for archived video of all our sessions.