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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.

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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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Friday, January 22
 

2:00pm

Real Talk with Melissa Errico
Join Melissa Errico (Passion, My Fair Lady) for a down-to-earth conversation about building a lasting career in the theatre, and navigating the inevitable highs and lows. With her usual spontaneous storytelling flair, she will remind listeners that the root of it all is the word “play.” She will also touch on thoughts about being a woman in this industry, as well as how to nurture your body and soul while giving your job your all. 



PLEASE NOTE: While this workshop is free with any BroadwayCon ticket, space is limited and adding this to your schedule on Sched.org or the BroadwayCon app does not guarantee entry. To attend you must submit an application at www.broadwaycon.com/workshops.

Speakers
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Melissa Errico

Melissa Errico’s Broadway credits include My Fair Lady, Dracula, White Christmas, High Society, Anna Karenina, and Amour (Tony Award nomination). A noted interpreter of Stephen Sondheim’s work, she has appeared as Clara in Passion (Classic Stage Company) and Dot/Marie in Sunday... Read More →


Friday January 22, 2016 2:00pm - 3:20pm
Gramercy West
 
Saturday, January 23
 

4:00pm

The Keenan-Bolger Survival Guide
So you’re studying performance? Good for you! But if you move to New York to pursue a career, you may find that there are parts of pounding the pavement that no one prepared you for. Spend an hour with Andrew and Celia Keenan-Bolger as they share what they’ve learned about life as a performer in the big city. 

Speakers
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Andrew Keenan-Bolger

Andrew Keenan-Bolger is an actor, director, author and filmmaker. He is appearing as Jesse Tuck in Tuck Everlasting on Broadway beginning March 2016. He created the role of Crutchie in the original Broadway cast of Newsies (Outer Critics Circle nominee). Other Broadway: Mary Poppins... Read More →
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Celia Keenan-Bolger

Broadway: The Glass Menagerie (Tony Award Nomination, Drama Desk Award, Dorothy Loudon Award), Peter And The Starcatcher, (Tony Nom, Drama Desk Nom, Drama League Nom), Les Miserables (Drama Desk nom.), The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Tony Nom, Drama Desk Award for Best... Read More →


Saturday January 23, 2016 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Murray Hill

7:00pm

Razzle Dazzle! A Conversation with Michael Riedel
He’s one of Broadway’s most controversial figures. He’s also one of its biggest fans. Join Michael Riedel of the New York Post in conversation with Playbill’s Blake Ross about theatre history, the current state of Broadway, and his new book, “Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway.” 

Moderators
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Blake Ross

Editor in Chief, Playbill
Blake Ross is the Editor in Chief of Playbill, the premiere destination for all things theater and the internationally known symbol of the arts since 1884. She is content coordinator across all mediums for Playbill, online, print and mobile. At Playbill, she is responsible for the... Read More →

Speakers
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Michael Riedel

Michael Riedel has been a theatre columnist for the New York Post since 1998. He worked at the Daily News (New York) for five years before returning to the Post and has written for The Guardian, Harper’s Bazaar, Mirabella, Departures, and Commentary. Riedel is the cohost of “Theater... Read More →


Saturday January 23, 2016 7:00pm - 7:50pm
Sutton