Fellowship Place will host a public performance of RenMentality by Renaissance Men, on May 16, 2019 at 6:30pm on the Fellowship Place campus located at 441 Elm Street in New Haven. Renaissance Men will perform a cappella, compositions written by classical and modern artists who suffered with mental illness, ranging from Beethoven to Kurt Cobain.
The event celebrates “May is Mental Health Awareness Month”. At 6:30pm, just prior to the performance, guests may visit the art room for refreshments and an art exhibit displaying original artworks created by the artists of Fellowship Place’s Expressive Arts program. Following the performance, Dr. William Sherman, a member of the Fellowship Place Board of Directors will moderate an audience talk-back with Director Eric Christopher Perry, and members of the ensemble.
Tickets are $25 each, students pay $10 with student ID. Tickets may be purchased online by visiting https://fellowshipplace.org/renmentality-tickets/
Fellowship Place is a multi-purpose center where adults living with a serious mental illness may access a variety of support services in one location to improve their quality of life and general health. More than 800 adults are served annually, the majority of which suffers from schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, or major depression. The agency is open every day of the year and provides services that include supportive counseling, meals job training and job placement, art, music, physical recreation, and for some clients, housing. Our holistic services complement and enhance traditional psychiatric care provided in hospital and clinic settings.
Fellowship Place is committed to helping the mentally ill, their families, and the public realize that with proper treatment and support, people with a mental illness can be successful and contribute to the vibrancy of our community.
Contact: Melissa Holroyd, Development Director (203) 401-4227 x1211, firstname.lastname@example.org