Mandy Gonzalez

Join Broadway star Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, Wicked and In the Heights) and Caroline Kohles, JCC Senior Director of Health and Wellness, for a special 5-week virtual series to celebrate life and foster learning. Meet Mandy's friends and fellow Broadway performers from the comfort of your own home and watch them perform. Hear from top health and wellness experts about resilience, the power of movement and music to heal, sexuality and creativity, and the impact of nutrition and healthy lifestyle on cancer recovery. Dr. Alison Estabrook, a founding breast cancer specialist for BreastLink New York, will be available to offer up to date medical information. Beneficial for everyone, but geared specifically to those living with or recovered from breast cancer, this special program is sponsored by Breastlink NY, a comprehensive breast cancer care practice in Manhattan. It is endorsed by JCC community partners Sharsheret, The Nia Technique and the American Cancer Society.

June 29 – The Healing Power of Touch 

Join your hosts Broadway star Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, Wicked and In the Heights) and Caroline Kohles, JCC Senior Director of Health and Wellness, to learn how touch can move us towards pleasure and relaxation and away from pain. Learn helpful tips on how to touch either yourself or a loved one to reduce anxiety and fear and deal with treatment symptoms. Special guests are Javier Muñoz, star of Broadway’s In the Heights and Hamilton; Brian Stokes Mitchell, Tony Award-winner dubbed "the last leading man" by The New York Times; Allyson Tucker, Broadway performer; and Ericka Clinton, licensed massage therapist and a dean at the Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences. Dr. Alison Estabrook, a founding breast cancer specialist for BreastLink New York, will be available to offer up-to-date medical information and answer questions.

June 29, 2020
6:00 PM
JCC, Breastlink NY
Save to Calendar 2020-06-29 18:00:00 2020-06-29 18:00:00 America/New_York Broadway's Best For Breast Cancer Join Broadway star Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, Wicked and In the Heights) and Caroline Kohles, JCC Senior Director of Health and Wellness, for a special 5-week virtual series to celebrate life and foster learning. Meet Mandy's friends and fellow Broadway performers from the comfort of your own home and watch them perform. Hear from top health and wellness experts about resilience, the power of movement and music to heal, sexuality and creativity, and the impact of nutrition and healthy lifestyle on cancer recovery. Dr. Alison Estabrook, a founding breast cancer specialist for BreastLink New York, will be available to offer up to date medical information. Beneficial for everyone, but geared specifically to those living with or recovered from breast cancer, this special program is sponsored by Breastlink NY, a comprehensive breast cancer care practice in Manhattan. It is endorsed by JCC community partners Sharsheret, The Nia Technique and the American Cancer Society. June 29 – The Healing Power of Touch  Join your hosts Broadway star Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, Wicked and In the Heights) and Caroline Kohles, JCC Senior Director of Health and Wellness, to learn how touch can move us towards pleasure and relaxation and away from pain. Learn helpful tips on how to touch either yourself or a loved one to reduce anxiety and fear and deal with treatment symptoms. Special guests are Javier Muñoz, star of Broadway’s /In the Heights/ and /Hamilton;/ Brian Stokes Mitchell, Tony Award-winner dubbed "the last leading man" by The New York Times; Allyson Tucker, Broadway performer; and Ericka Clinton, licensed massage therapist and a dean at the Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences. Dr. Alison Estabrook, a founding breast cancer specialist for BreastLink New York, will be available to offer up-to-date medical information and answer questions. New York JCC, Breastlink NY
Type
Talks & Lectures
Free
Broadway
Virtual