David W. Connolly is a Canadian director and educator and the Associate Artistic Director of Drayton Entertainment, where he has helmed over 30 productions. He also happens to be a double below-knee amputee. As an advocate deeply committed to disability inclusion in the arts, David shares his thoughts about the true goal for disabled representation and what he believes needs to happen in order for positive change to occur. David and Denis also discuss the healing nature of musical theatre, why kindness is so important to him and why different generations need each other to move forward.
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BroadwayCon 2021 Panel -
"Ready, Willing, and Very Abled: Inclusion through as Disability Lens"
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