NYTW AT 40: Celebrating 40 Years of New York Theatre Workshop

What:
Panel
When:
Saturday Jan 12   12:30 PM to 01:30 PM (1 hour)
Where:
Ziegfeld Ballroom - Ziegfeld Ballroom
New York Theatre Workshop is celebrating 40 years of bringing the work of visionary artists to adventurous audiences at its home in New York's East Village. Since its founding, NYTW has produced over 100 new, fully staged works, including Jonathan Larson's Rent; Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová and Enda Walsh’s Once; Rick Elice’s Peter and the Starcatcher; David Bowie and Enda Walsh’s Lazarus; and Anaïs Mitchell’s Hadestown. NYTW’s productions have received a Pulitzer Prize, seventeen Tony Awards and assorted Obie, Drama Desk and Lucille Lortel Awards.


Join original Rent cast members Anthony Rapp and Daphne Rubin-Vega as well as 
NTYW "Usual Suspects" Pulitzer Prize winner Doug Wright, Obie Award winner Lileana Blain-Cruz, and acclaimed playwright Jeremy O. Harris in conversation with NYTW Artistic Director Jim Nicola as they discuss the history of New York Theatre Workshop and what it means to be a part of the NYTW family and legacy.

Moderator
Rent
BroadwayCon Co-Creator, Actor
Participant
Actor
Participant
The Death of the Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World AKA The Negro Book of the Dead
Director
Participant
Slave Play
Playwright
Participant
Playwright
Participant
New York Theatre Workshop
Artistic Director