Face to Face


Face to Face is excited to begin 2022 on February 16 with an evening of conversation featuring the legendary Yo-Yo Ma.  Moderated by the PBS NewsHour’s Jeffrey Brown, Yo-Yo Ma will share his personal stories and vision for a better tomorrow, including musical interludes from the famed cellist.

Current Schedule of In-Person Events

  • February 16, 2022 –Yo-Yo Ma, multiple Grammy award-winning cellist, cultural ambassador and U.N. Messenger of Peace. Conversation moderated by the PBS NewsHour’s Jeffrey Brown.  
  • April 12, 2022–Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Neurosurgeon and multiple Emmy-award-winning chief medical correspondent for CNN.


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