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.
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Saturday, January 23 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Why Didn't It Run?: Back to Before Edition

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Some of our favorite shows that have found success in Broadway revivals and theatres around the country were less successful in their initial Broadway runs. Our panel of experts will examine these shows and ask “why didn’t it run?” 

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Frank DiLella

Frank DiLella joined NY1 in 2004 and now produces and reports for "On Stage," the news channel's weekly half-hour theater program. In addition to filing reports on the Broadway and off-Broadway scenes, DiLella has traveled internationally to cover theater in Japan, Hong Kong, England... Read More →
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Peter Filichia

Peter Filichia is the theater critic emeritus for both the Newark Star-Ledger and its television station, News 12 New Jersey. He writes a weekly column for Music Theatre International. He has served four terms as president of the Drama Desk, the New York Association of Drama Critics... Read More →
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Susan L. Schulman

Susan L. Schulman handles publicity for Broadway and off-Broadway plays & musicals, national tours, arts institutions, cabaret, special events and individual personalities. Broadway productions include Applause, Scapino, Sly Fox, Bob Fosse’s Dancin’, A Streetcar Named Desire... Read More →
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Robert Viagas

Robert Viagas is an author, editor, journalist, librettist, and project manager with more than thirty years of experience working on Broadway, most of it with Playbill Inc. and the Tony Awards. Viagas was founding editor (1994) of Playbill.com. He has published 19 books on performing... Read More →

Saturday January 23, 2016 4:00pm - 4:50pm EST