TEDxBroadway Releases 2015 Talks Online

Today the organizers of TEDxBroadway released online videos of the 20 talks and performances from this year’s sold-out event held February 23 at New World Stages. The fourth annual conference featured speakers from a wide variety of industries — all dedicated to addressing the overall theme of the day, “What’s the Best Broadway Can Be?” Speakers included: Pulitzer Prize winner and Disgraced playwright Ayad Akhtar, Vans Warped Tour producer Kevin Lyman, Tony-nominated composers of A Christmas Story and Dogfight Benj …

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TEDxBroadway 2015: Be Open, Inclusive and True

TEDxBroadway 2015 took place this past Monday — and it was a big success. The biggest takeaways, according to Mark Kennedy at Associated Press, were “be open, inclusive but, above all, be true.” In his article, “TEDxBroadway urges theater professionals to be bold,” Kennedy shares the messages that rang out loud and clear from presenters like Benjamin Scheuer, who wrote and stars in his autobiographical solo show The Lion (“Tell the truth in art about bad things. You’ll be doing …

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