10AM-4PM at The Triad Theater
158 West 72nd street, NYC, NY 10023
Tricia Brouk is the director and executive producer of the new series Sublets which just won the I Love New York award at the NYC Web-Fest and was nominated for best comedy at the Vancouver Web-Fest, 2017. She is currently producing and directing Fifty Shades of F****D UP Not Darker Not Freed, a feature film parody, starring Bryce Pinkham and Cady Huffman. She choreographed, Black Box for ABC, choreographed and appeared in The Affair for Showtime, Rescue Me on Fox, and Lasse Hallstrom’s The Hoax. She also choreographed John Turturro’s feature film Romance and Cigarettes, where she received a Golden Thumb award from Roger Ebert. She wrote, directed, choreographed and dances in Rolling in The Ring of Fire, a short film. Tricia has also contributed a chapter to the new book called A Life In Dance. She currently hosts a podcast series called The Big Talk where she talks about the art of speaking and interviews people who talk for a living. That can be heard on iTunes.
Tricia is currently collaborating with Darryl Tookes, Francesca Harper and Brian McKenna on Darryl's Symphony Of Love Ballet. She directed and staged a new musical about Johnny Carson. She directed/choreographed See You At The Funeral!, produced at La Mama. Tricia wrote/directed/choreographed Committed, which had a sold out run at The West End Theater in New York City and City Repertory Theater in Palm Coast, Florida, and 50 Shades of F****D Up, A Musical Parody, produced at The Red House Theater in Syracuse, Sophie’s on Broadway and Stage 72 in NYC. She also directed Bette Davis Ain’t For Sissies, The Guardians, The Taffetas, I Love You, You’re Perfect Now Change!, Bingo, The Winning Musical Broadway Varietease, Erotic Broadway;Vintage Variety and Frankie and Debbie Live at the Martini Lounge. She choreographed Zombies: A Musical at Playwrights Horizons and the Off Broadway Tokio Confidential at Atlantic Stage 2.
Jamie Broderick is a connector. She is the founder and owner of Network Now®, a virtual business support network for ambitious women entrepreneurs that focuses on building successful businesses through powerful connections, a private business consultant who helps her White Glove clients become market leaders, the creator of Above the Crowd™, an online credibility building program, and the organizer of Above the Crowd™ LIVE: Shoot for the Stars, a women's Business+Beach winter retreat in Florida. Jamie has over 20 years of corporate business finance experience and is a recovering CPA. She prides herself on the success of her network members and consulting clients.
Joe Ricci (Featured Guest Performer)
Joe is proud to be working with rock star Tricia Brouk on this amazing event. Since working with her over 10 years ago, he knew that she was a force to be reckoned with and the fact that she’s organized this event, just proves it. When not designing projections for Tricia’s Tedx events, Joe also directs and writes. Most recently, he directed Thao’s Library Off-Broadway at the Lion theatre to critical acclaim and has just finished his first sitcom pilot Ballyhoo.
Terri Trespicio (Featured Guest Performer)
Terri Trespicio is a New York–based content/branding expert, speaker, and stand-up comic. Her TEDx Talk Stop Searching for Your Passion, has earned almost 2 million views. She has appeared on the Today show, Dr. Oz, The Early Show, The Martha Stewart Show and The Anderson Cooper Show. Her work has appeared in Jezebel, XOJane, Marie Claire, Prevention, MindBodyGreen, and DailyWorth, among others. She speaks regularly at national conferences and events, and was rated the #1 speaker by attendees at How Design Live. A former magazine editor at Martha Stewart, she’s the co-creator of Lights Camera Expert a six-week online course for experts in the media. Terri performs comedy all over the city, and you can catch her at Caroline’s, Dangerfield’s, Gotham, and New York Comedy Club.
Nik Walker (Featured Guest Performer)
Nik Walker is a theater artist, Tarantino fanatic, Marvel/DC nerd and professional collector of insanely talented frienenmies. Currently appearing nightly in that Hamilton skit on Broadway, Nik's also been seen in Motown the Musical, Peter and the Starcatcher and on TV in Law and Order SVU. A playwright, his pieces Whiskeyland! and Uncle Jackie are in development with Richard H Blake and Michael Balderrama of Last Call Theatricals. Nik lives in Astoria with his savior-of-a-wife Sarah and their cat Ferris.
Petra Kolber (Host)
Petra Kolber is a happiness coach, inspirational speaker and movement motivator. She has 25 years experience presenting around the world and has led workshops in over 20 countries. Petra has spoken at TEDx and keynoted for major corporations. She has consulted for many companies including Reebok, Gatorade, California Walnuts and Health Magazine. Canadian Fitness Professionals recently named Petra as The 2016 International Presenter of the Year and she writes the health and happiness column for Spry Living Magazine, which reaches 9 million homes each month. As a two-time cancer survivor, she is passionate about waking people up to the precious gift of time. Her mission is to inspire people to move more and fear less so that they can stretch their dreams, strengthen their courage muscle and build an inspired life, full of joy and gratitude.
10AM-4PM at The Triad Theater, 158 West 72nd Street, NYC, NY 10023