MEET THE SPEAKERS - 2020

 

Jereme Kyle Lewis
Jereme Kyle Lewis

The Height of the Storm, Bernhardt/Hamlet, M. Butterfly, Present Laughter, Sylvia, The Trip to Bountiful

Bonnie Panson
Bonnie Panson

Six, Anastasia, Gigi, Bring It On!, Dance of the Vampires, Private Lives, Jesus Christ Superstar, & many more

Arturo Porazzi
Arturo Porazzi

Come From Away, The Illusionists, First Date, Memphis, Xanadu, and many more

Valerie Lau Kee Lai
Valerie Lau Kee Lai

Spider-Man, Mary Poppins, Wonderful Town, Aida, & many more

Michael Passaro
Michael Passaro

Moulin Rouge!, The Cher Show, Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, & many more

Jhanae Bonnick
Jhanae Bonnick

Slave Play, Hadestown, Gary, Six Degrees of Separation, The Cherry Orchard

Bonnie Becker
Bonnie Becker

Kiing Kong, School of Rock, On The Town, Teh Velocity of Autumn, Let It Be, & many more

Laurie Goldfeder
Laurie Goldfeder

Girl From North Country, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, Hello Dolly!, Skylight, Disgraced, & many more

Robert Kalfin
Robert Kalfin

aka Broadway Bob: In Berlin, More To Love, Street Corner Symphony, Victor/Victoria, Play On!, Dangerous Games

Narda E. Alcorn
Narda E. Alcorn

Choir Boy, The Iceman Cometh, A Raisin in the Sun, Fences, The Lion King, & many more

Heather Cousens
Heather Cousens

Spring Awakening, 'night Mother, Proof, Wrong Mountain, Titanic

Matthew DiCarlo
Matthew DiCarlo

Sing Street, Beetlejuice, The Play That Goes Wrong, The Color Purple, Honeymoon in Vegas, Rock of Ages

Sarah G. Harris
Sarah G. Harris

d, Skittles The Musical, Come From Away, Harry Potter

Sullivan Jones
Sullivan Jones

Slave Play, numerous off broadway, film & television credits.

Diane DiVita
Diane DiVita

Betrayal, Eclipsed, The Elephant Man, Lombardi, Hamlet, and many more

Mahlon Kruse
Mahlon Kruse

Chicago, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Spamalot, Barbara Cook's Broadway, Man of La Mancha, & many more

Lisa Porter
Lisa Porter

The Lion King, Les Miserables, International work, & much more

Cody Renard Richard
Cody Renard Richard

Freestyle Love Supreme, Dear Evan Hansen, Paramour, Hamilton, If/Then & more

Carolyn Kelson
Carolyn Kelson

Matilda, Million Dollar Quartet, Boeing-Boeing

Bob Bennett
Bob Bennett

M. Butterfly, The Trip to Bountiful, The Lyons, Desire Under the Elms, American Buffalo, The Coast of Utopia, & many more

Claire Warden
Claire Warden

Intimacy Director: Company, West Side Story, Jagged Little Pill, Frankie & Johnny..., The Slave Play, & more

David Lober
David Lober

The Lehman Trilogy, Groundhog Day, Matilda, Saturday Night Fever, & more

Charlotte Wilcox
Charlotte Wilcox

GM: Bandstand, Sunset Boulevard, Allegiance, On Your Feet!, Beautiful, Elf, Godspell and many, many more.

Peter Lawrence
Peter Lawrence

Sea Wall/A Life, Sunday in the Park with George, Long Day's Journey Into Night, Annie, Ragtime, & many more

Kelly Marindale
Kelly Marindale

Linda Vista, Gettin' The Band Back Together, Amelie, Doctor Zhivago, Matilda, and many more

Ken Davenport
Ken Davenport

Producer/GM: Frankie and Johnny, Gettin' the Band Back Together, Once on this Island, Groundhog Day, & many more

Hilary Austin
Hilary Austin

A Streetcar Named Desire, Fela!

Alex Volckhausen
Alex Volckhausen

Glen Gary Glenross, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo, The Scottsboro Boys, Promises Promises, & many more

Emily Hayes
Emily Hayes

Company, Beetlejuice, Angels in America, Groundhog Day, Curious Incident...

Charles Means
Charles Means

To Kill A Mockingbird, The Waverly Gallery, Junk, The Real Thing, Seminar, & many more

Jenn Rae Moore
Jenn Rae Moore

The Great Society, My Fair Lady, The King and I, You Can't Take It With You, Teh Bridges of Madison County, & many more

Matt Silver
Matt Silver

A Life In The Theatre, Race, Speed The Plow, The Caretaker, James Joyce's The Dead, & more

Lillian Gallina
Lillian Gallina

LCSW & Supervisor of the Entertainment Assistance Program at The Actors Fund

Thomas Kelly
Thomas Kelly

I'm Not Rappaport, Accomplice, The Crucible, Four Baboons Adoring the Sun, and more

Lisa Schwartz-Rothstein
Lisa Schwartz-Rothstein

Child Guardian: Flying Over Sunset, The Ferryman, A Bronx Tale, Matilda, Mothers and Sons, & more

Taryn Elizabeth Longo
Taryn Elizabeth Longo

Founder of The Mastery Studio and a somatic trauma therapist. Member of Behind the Scenes Steering Committee for Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

Brian Bogin
Brian Bogin

Frankie and Johnny, The Waverly Gallery, Straight White Men, Natasha, Piere & The Great Comet of 1812, & many more

Ava Briglia
Ava Briglia

School of Rock (Bway & Tour), Matilda, The Ferryman, TV, film, & voiceover work as well.

Carl Flanigan
Carl Flanigan

Managing Dir. & GM w/ Maxim Entertainment, Blue Man Group, Disney Theatrical

Cristina Ramos
Cristina Ramos

Stage violence & Intimacy designer, dramaturg, and more

Frank Lombardi
Frank Lombardi

Betrayl, Torch Song, Harry Potter..., The Cher Show, Tarzan, Spamalot, and many more

Shanna Allison
Shanna Allison

Child Guardian: Radio City Christmas Spectacular, School of Rock

***Speakers and topics subject to change, based on availability.