Broadway stars will share their expertise in a series of free workshops that will take place during the second annual BroadwayCon, which returns January 27-29, 2017, with an expanded slate of theatrical programming at the Javits Center.
Here’s a look at upcoming workshops: Rebecca Luker (Voice); Jenn Colella (Song Interpretation); Kevin DeJesus-Jones (Beginner Tap and Acro Dance); Carla J. Hargrove (Dramatic Monologues); Julia Murney (Career Q&A); and Todd Buonopane (Character Actor Q&A).
Workshops are free with any BroadwayCon ticket, but space is limited. To attend a workshop, you must submit an application. Applications will be available on BroadwayCon.com beginning in mid-November. All attendees selected to observe or participate in workshops will be notified in January.
More than 15,000 fans will be able to attend this year’s event that will also include Daisy Eagan, Josh Young, Adam Kantor, Joe DiPietro, George Takei, Carolee Carmello, Okieriete Onaodowan, Reed Birney, Julia Murney, Tina Landau, Ryann Redmond, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Kelli O’Hara, Cynthia Nixon, Christopher Jackson, Christine Ebersole, Santino Fontana, Norm Lewis, Ana Gasteyer, LaChanze, Des McAnuff, Seth Rudetsky, Jonathan Groff, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lena Hall, Lisa Howard, Lorin Latarro, Laura Osnes, Lesli Margherita, Alex Brightman, Jenn Colella, Christopher Gattelli, Marc Kudisch, Geneva Carr, Beowulf Boritt, Kathleen Marshall, Max von Essen, Jeremy Jordan, Tony Yazbeck, Rob McClure, Ann Harada, John Cameron Mitchell, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, Javier Muñoz, Fredi Walker-Browne and Rebecca Luker. Talent availability is subject to change.
David Alpert is the director of Headline Programming for BroadwayCon.
Both full-weekend passes and day passes are available.
Here’s a look at available ticket packages:
A $250 full-weekend general pass will provide access to all BroadwayCon programming (panels, performances, keynotes, discussions and more), as well as guaranteed seating at MainStage events and special guest autograph and photo opportunities. This pass also includes the official program book (printed by Playbill), a registration swag bag and access to the BroadwayCon Marketplace.
The $95 Day Pass provides day-only access to BroadwayCon programming (panels, performances, keynotes, discussions). This pass also includes the official program book and access to the BroadwayCon Marketplace.
The New York Marriot Marquis, located in the heart of Times Square, is the official hotel partner for BroadwayCon, and special guest rates are currently available for BroadwayCon attendees.
Guest-rate perks also include early convention check-in at the Marriott on Thursday night, saving you valuable time for programming on Friday morning. Morning and evening transportation will also be available to the Javits Center from the Marriott Marquis.
Don’t miss out on your chance to be in the room where it happens at BroadwayCon, while staying in the heart of Broadway.