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Disney To Host First Women’s Day On Broadway

Ahead of its official Broadway opening, Frozen and Disney Theatrical Productions are hosting the first Women’s Day on Broadway.

Lisa Kron & Jeanine Tesori

Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori accept the award for Best Original Score in 2015. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions)

The event, which will take place on March 12 in partnership with The Actors Fund, will feature panel discussions with women on Broadway and in entertainment. The goal is to promote mentorship and investment in women on Broadway, in the hopes of fostering gender equality in the community.

“By gathering together for this unique event, we hope to be able to provide a platform for women to share their experiences and find a collective opportunity for growth,” said Anne Quart, senior vice president of Disney Theatrical Productions, in the press release.

Click here for the full article published on Broadway.News by Caitlin Huston on January 18, 2018.