All stories by Elahe Izadi on BroadwayStars

Monday, April 16, 2018

'It can happen to anybody': Jennifer Hudson on gun violence and her personal tragedy by Elahe Izadi

The March of Our Lives deeply affected Hudson, whose mother, brother and nephew were killed in 2008.

Linked From Washington Post at 09:12AM
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda wants “to send a bold message” by returning to “Hamilton” in Puerto Rico by Elahe Izadi

Last summer, Lin-Manuel Miranda took his final Broadway bow as the title character in "Hamilton." But it turns out it wasn't his last performance. Miranda will reprise the role - in Puerto R…

Linked From Denver Post at 08:06PM
Thursday, August 24, 2017

How Dick Gregory, the Jackie Robinson of comedy, changed stand-up forever by Elahe Izadi

Dick Gregory's big break almost didn't happen.

Linked From Denver Post at 12:04AM
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Oscar nomination puts Lin-Manuel Miranda on the brink of an EGOT by Elahe Izadi

If you feel like Lin-Manuel Miranda is all over the place, well, it's because he is. And he has the awards to prove it. On Tuesday, the playwright, writer, rapper, actor and composer receive…

Linked From Chicago Tribune Subscription at 12:07PM

All that Chat