Loading…
BroadwayCon has ended
Below is the archived schedule from BroadwayCon 2016. Please note that it may not accurately reflect everything that took place, as we made on-the-fly changes due to the blizzard.

****
For most programming, you do not need to sign up in advance! For the most part, admission is first-come, first-served. Exceptions to this include workshops and autograph/photobooth sessions - more information about these can be found on our website. Adding a panel to your schedule does not guarantee admission to the panel.
Saturday, January 23 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Broadway Time Machine: 1979

Log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Have you ever wanted to take a time machine to explore what it was like in a different year on Broadway? Now you can! This panel will transport you to 1979, when shows
like Sweeney Todd, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, The Elephant Man, Evita,
and so many others were on the boards. Hear what it was like to work on Broadway in 1979 from panelists who were there! Your tour guide in this time warp adventure will be theatre historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper. 

Moderators
avatar for Jennifer Ashley Tepper

Jennifer Ashley Tepper

Jennifer Ashley Tepper is the Director of Programming at Feinstein’s/54 Below and the author of The Untold Stories of Broadway book series. As the leader of Feinstein’s/54 Below’s creative team, Tepper is responsible for programming every show at the Broadway supper club and... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Cleve Asbury

Cleve Asbury

Cleve was recently seen as “Mr. Greenway” in Paper Mill’s production of Elf, and “Mr. Ovington” in the Broadway hit How To Succeed In Business WIthout Really Trying. He’s also been featured in ten other Broadway musicals. He was critically acclaimed as George M. Cohan... Read More →
avatar for Randy Graff

Randy Graff

Broadway : Fiddler On the Roof (Drama League nom.), A Class Act ( Tony, Drama Desk nominations), City Of Angels ( Tony , Drama Desk Awards), Moon Over Buffalo, Laughter On The 23rdFloor, High Society, Falsettos, Les Miserables(original Fantine, Helen Hayes nom.). Off-Broadway: Motherhood... Read More →
avatar for Debbie Gravitte

Debbie Gravitte

Debbie Gravitte has enjoyed a varied career that has taken her from the Broadway stage to the concert stage and beyond. She won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance in Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, along with a Drama Desk Award Nomination and New York... Read More →
avatar for Sarah Rice

Sarah Rice

Sarah Rice began her career as The Girl in the long-running Off-Broadway production of The Fantasticks. She originated the role of Johanna in Sweeney Todd on Broadway for which she won a Theatre World Award. She can be heard on its Grammy Award-winning original cast album. As a performer... Read More →


Saturday January 23, 2016 3:00pm - 3:50pm
Murray Hill