Speakers

Celine Song

Playwright & Screenwriter - New York Theatre Workshop, ARS Nova, The Public Theater, ART

Danya Taymor

Director - Obie-Award Winning Director for Heroes of the Fourth Turning at Playwrights Horizons, Lincoln Center Theater, Steppenwolf

Shariffa Ali

Director & Theatremaker - The Public Theater, The New Group, Classic Stage, Faculty at Princeton University

Jeremy Tucker

Founder - Keith and June Brand Growth Agency

Maribeth Fox

Casting Director - Laura Rosenthal Casting

Aneesha Kudtarkar

Director - New York Theatre Workshop Next Door, MFA Yale School of Drama, NAATCO

Ryan Britton

Creative Arts Director - Dude Perfect

Mei Ann Teo

Artistic Director of the Musical Theatre Factory, Director - Theatre Above, Bushwick Starr

Chris Morrow

Executive Producer and Sr. Product Manager Technical - Amazon, Alexa Games, Starfinder

Molly Nusbaum

Television Writer, Script Coordinator, & Producer - FX's The Americans, Showtime's The Affair

Simon Letchford

CEO - Swagger Sales & Negotiation Expert

Allyson Johnson

Voice Over Artist & Audiobook Narrator - 200+ titles, National Commercials, Docuseries, Promos

Scott Miller

Acting Coach & Founder - Miller Voice Method, NYU Tisch Graduate Acting Associate Arts Professor

Lynnanne Zager

VO Artist & Coach - Avatar, The Simpsons, Transcendence, I-Robot

Sinai Tabak

Music Director, Pianist, & Arranger - The Band's Visit, Les Misérables, Mamma Mia

Michelle Figueroa

Recording Engineer & Director - Hachette Book Group, 3x Audie Award Winner

Jordan Rosenbloom

Director, Filmmaker, Editor - Spinning Man, Wiz Khalifa, Dave East, PRIICE Tag

Lauren Fortgang

Voice Over Artist, Audiobook Narrator - 300+ titles, 2018 Audie Award Winner

Giles Foreman

Acting Coach and Founder - Giles Foreman Centre for Acting

David Ketterer

1st AD & Director - John and the Hole, After Yang, Standing up, Falling Down

Erica Hart

Casting Professional - Hart Casting & Meredith Tucker Casting

Dominic Comperatore

Professional Actor and Founder - Empire Tax Prep

Adrian Alexander Alea

Director - The Public, Signature Theatre, Classic Stage, Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Alexander Chinnici

Cinematographer -  Night Hawks, A Shot Through the Wall, The Young

Bill Tanner

Business Manager, CPA and Co-Founder - Tanner, Mainstain, Glynn & Johnson

Shayok Misha Chowdhury

Director and Theatremaker - SOHO Rep, NYTW, The Public, Bushwick Starr

Jenna Worsham

Director and Founder - Homebound Project, Women's Project Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival, MCC

Rodrigo Muñoz Molina

Costume Designer - Teatro Nomada, WP Pipeline, NYU Tisch Graduate Acting

David Sharp

Dancer, Financial Literacy Educator, and Author of The Thriving Artist

Chris Gibney

Studio Manager & Audio Engineer- Big Yellow Duck Studios:  Netflix, PBS, Nickelodean, Disney Jr.

Daniel Spector

Dancer and Director of The Classical Studio, NYU Tisch

Katie Horwitch

Speaker, Mindset Coach, and the founder of WANT - Women Against Negative Talk

Derek Hersey

Casting Director - Christine Kromer Casting

Elizabeth Evans

Actor, VO Artist, National Commercials, 200 + Audibooks, and Event Coordinator for The Path Forward Summit

Justin White

Actor, Director of Programs & Business Development Harvardwood, and Event Coordinator for The Path Forward Summit

Gregory Connors

Actor, Creator of The GCC Podcast, and Founder and Host of The Path Forward Summit