Three-day event to feature cast of “Hamilton,” talent from “Kinky Boots,” “Wicked,” “The Book of Mormon,” “Spring Awakening” and other hit Broadway shows
BroadwayCon™ is the first all-theater convention that will bring attendees through the stage door to see and experience what goes on both onstage and behind the scenes. Broadway fans can come together to celebrate the shows they love with the people who bring them to life. Attendees will get an opportunity to meet and listen to an incredible group of actors, musicians, dancers, choreographers, directors, producers, writers, designers and more, all of whom will bring their experience, talent, stories and love of theater to the event.
Jan. 22-24, 2016
The New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019
Among the dozens of special guests scheduled to appear are Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jonathan Groff, Billy Porter, Gavin Creel, Leslie Odom, Jr., Anthony Rapp, Skylar Astin, Kerry Butler, Lonny Price, Philippa Soo, Hunter Bell, Melissa Errico, James Monroe Iglehart, Courtney Reed, Rebecca Luker, Ted Chapin (president, Rogers & Hammerstein Organization) as well as producers, directors, writers and choreographers from shows including “Hamilton,” “Kinky Boots,” “Annie,” “The Elephant Man,” “If/Then,” “Hedwig And The Angry Inch,” “The Book of Mormon” and many others. The most current listing can be found at BroadwayCon.com/guests.
The event will feature three days of programming, including panels, concerts, keynotes, performances, workshops, autograph and photo opportunities, meet-and-greets, Q&As and more.
BroadwayCon is being produced in partnership with Playbill, with a portion of the proceeds from the event benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
A limited number of press passes are available for media and must be arranged in advance of event.
Passes can be purchased in advance at BroadwayCon.com/register for $250 for the full event or $125/day. Passes will also be sold at the door for $150/day.
More information is available at BroadwayCon.com or on social media @bwaycon.