changemaker • creator • founder
The Salon: Innovation
Created by Broadway Unlocked under The Bridge Program, The Salon is an innovator's dinner re-imagined by converging the arts and commerce.
Surrounded by food, wine, intimate performances and extraordinary conversation, these dinners create the space to forge new pathways of innovation among partners and attendees with diverse backgrounds and common values.
Along with partners Wine Access and Optimist Consulting, our February dinner will convene the most exciting minds in Manhattan in a luxury location, to exchange ideas and discussion around what it means to be innovative.
MALA and Idealist Present: Does Storytelling Impact Careers?
On 2/2, Jessica joins the Muslim American Leadership Association and an esteemed group of panelists for
a dynamic discussion on how personal stories impact career trajectories.
This storytelling session will explore and share stories about skills, abilities, expertise, personal traits and characteristics, values, and accomplishments in the workplace.
The Broadway Unlocked #Giveback Concert
creator • showrunner
The #giveback concert re-defines what change looks like in the digital era by seamlessly blending live theatre, digital media and interactive technology that brings together a community inspired to action.
In New York City, Broadway, TV, Film and YouTube stars come together to weave stories of strength and hope and raise funds for the groundbreaking work of Crime Victims Treatment Center, where any survivor of violence can receive life-saving treatment - completely free of charge. Over 8 years, this concert has raised over a quarter of a million dollars for survivors of violence.
Take Me To Coffee Podcast
creator • co-host
Why have just one mentor when you can have the whole internet? Each week, co-hosts and theatre creators Jessica Ryan (Broadway Unlocked) and Andrew Call (Hamilton) have coffee with experts across every field imaginable, from the founder of CURVYcon and Instagram influencer CeCe Olisa, to star of NBC's Community, Danny Pudi, to sex worker and therapist Janis Luna. #TM2CPodcast is for anyone who looks outside of the box for inspiration and knows just how important a great mentor can be. New episodes Tuesdays!
past • present • future shindigs