The Power of TV: Representing Disability in Storytelling

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April 24, 2019

About The Event

You're invited to a Public Program of the Television Academy Foundation:

The Power of TV: Representing Disability in Storytelling

Developed in partnership with Easterseals in celebration of its centennial anniversary, this panel conversation will address the onscreen representation of people with disabilities as well as pathways for increased access and opportunity.

  • RJ Mitte, Actor, Now Apocalypse
  • Jonathan Murray, Founder, Bunim/Murray
  • Shoshannah Stern, Creator, Writer & Star, This Close
  • Krista Vernoff, Executive Producer & Showrunner, Grey's Anatomy
  • ... and more


  • Holly Robinson Peete, Actress and Philanthropist

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This is a public event of the Television Academy Foundation. Television Academy Members and the public are invited to attend. Each individual may reserve up to two tickets.

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Seating is subject to availability; first come, first served. Admittance is not guaranteed.

Produced By

This event is presented by the
Television Academy Foundation
and Easterseals

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April 24, 2019
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7:30 pm to 9:00 pm PDT



Wolf Theatre
at Saban Media Center
Television Academy
5210 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
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Self parking is available for $7 after 6:00pm in the structure adjacent to the Saban Media Center.

Cars arriving before 6:00pm will be charged $15. Click here for other parking options.

You may also take the Metro to the North Hollywood Metro Red Line stop two blocks north of the Television Academy on Lankershim Blvd.

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