Friday, May 20, 2022

Chris Jackson to Join James Monroe Iglehart & More for FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Philadelphia Performances

In addition to the previously announced Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart,  Tony Nominee Chris Jackson will also be appearing in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME during its engagement at the K…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:30PM

The “Look” Behind Freestyle Love Supreme: Talking with Costume Designer Lisa Zinni by Debra Danese

Costume designer Lisa Zinni is heading back to the area as part of Freestyle Love Supreme (FLS). The Philly native found her passion for design… The post The “Look” Behind Freestyle L…

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Monday, May 16, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart to Join FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Tour for Philadelphia Performances

Tony Award winner James Monroe Iglehart will be appearing in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME during its engagement at the Kimmel Cultural Campus in Philadelphia. James will be in the show June 7-11 …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:13PM

James Monroe Iglehart Will Join Freestyle Love Supreme National Tour in Philadelphia by Raven Brunner

The Tony winner will perform at select performances in June.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ at Kennedy Center by Kelsey Casselbury

Co-created by the inimitable Lin Manuel Miranda, alongside Anthony Veneziale and Thomas Kail, the content of hip-hop improv comedy show “Freestyle Love Supreme” might be brand-new every …

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ brings the magic to Kennedy Center by Hilary Sutton

The talent on stage cannot be overstated: rapping, singing, comedy, storytelling, rhyming, and all on the fly.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:27PM

‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ is back in D.C. with new rhymes, familiar face by Thomas Floyd

"Hamilton" alumnus Christopher Jackson joins the improvised hip-hop show for performances at the Kennedy Center.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 02:12AM
Thursday, April 21, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart by Barry Gordin

James Monroe Iglehart Shares His New Cabaret Show Ahead of a Performance at NJPAC By: Iris Wiener April 21,2022: Due to his remarkable, distinct talent, James Monroe Iglehart steals every…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:46AM
Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Chris Jackson Will Join Freestyle Love Supreme National Tour in D.C. by Raven Brunner

The Tony nominee will perform at select performances in May.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM
Wednesday, March 23, 2022

‘Trading Places’ Stage Musical To Star ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’s Aneesa Folds In Eddie Murphy Role by Greg Evans

A world premiere musical stage adaptation that reimagines the hit 1983 Eddie Murphy-Dan Aykroyd comedy Trading Places has cast Freestyle Love Supreme‘s Aneesa Folds in the role that made M…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:40PM
Monday, March 7, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart on Bringing His Flair to Chicago & The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel by Lindsey Sullivan

All he cares about is love! James Monroe Iglehart has wowed Broadway audiences in shows like Memphis, Hamilton, Freestyle Love Supreme and as Genie in his Tony-winning turn in Aladdin. Emmy-…

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Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Review: ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ at Seattle Rep provides much-needed catharsis by Jerald Pierce

"Freestyle Love Supreme," infused with a unique blend of freestyle rap, hip-hop and improvisation, invites audiences to reconnect with the joy of live theater.

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Saturday, February 19, 2022

Gayle King: a powerful name for a powerful woman -

FILE – In this Oct. 2, 2019 file photo, Gayle King attends “Freestyle Love Supreme” Broadway opening night in New York. Anchors at “CBS… Read More

SOURCE: Google at 07:07PM
Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Photos/Video: First Look at FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME in Seattle

Before Hamilton, before In the Heights, there was Freestyle Love Supreme. Now — direct from Broadway — the original hip-hop musical phenomenon from Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:15AM
Friday, February 11, 2022

Gavin Creel, Tony Yazbeck, and More Talk 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: Broadway stars align at John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts this weekend as they come together for two performances onl…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:06PM
Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Review Roundup: FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Hits the Road; What Are the Critics Saying?

Following a successful limited Broadway engagement this fall that included a 2020 Special Tony Award, improv sensation FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, conceived by Anthony Veneziale and created by…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:17AM
Thursday, February 3, 2022

S2 Ep20: James Monroe Iglehart by Automatic Episode Import

From his Tony Award-winning role as everybody’s favorite genie in ALADDIN to rapping as J-Soul in FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, Broadway has never had a friend like James Monroe Iglehart. He’s…

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Thursday, January 27, 2022

Review: ACT’s ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ says you are worth a comic aria by Lily Janiak

Blasphemously talented singers, beatboxers and rappers cook up, on the fly, a miniature hip-hop opera about your day.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 01:37PM
Wednesday, January 26, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart Feels Like James Bond in His Billy Flynn CHICAGO Costume by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: Broadway is back and BroadwayWorld is bringing you all of the interviews you crave with your favorite Broadway stars!…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:24PM

Freestyle Love Supreme News by Sandi Durell

Award-winning actor/producer/improviser Wayne Brady will join applied improvisation training companies Freestyle Love Supreme Academy, LLC and Speechless Inc. as Chief Creative Officer…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 12:27PM

Wayne Brady Partners With Freestyle Love Supreme Academy for Improv Training Platform by Cynthia Littleton

Veteran actor-host Wayne Brady has joined forces with Freestyle Love Supreme Academy and Speechless Inc. to launch a virtual business and educational training platform built around improv ac…

SOURCE: Variety at 10:26AM
Thursday, January 20, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s unscripted ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ delivers rhymes and joyful catharsis by Jessica Zack

The interactive freestyle-rap production just finished its second Broadway run and begins its national tour in San Francisco.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM
Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Tony Winner James Monroe Iglehart to Play Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart will play Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway beginning January 17. Chicago resumed performances at the Ambassador Theatre on September 14 and recently …

SOURCE: at 10:54AM

Wake Up With BWW 1/4: COME FROM AWAY Will Return January 7, and More!

Today's top stories include the return of Emojiland to the stage in 2022! Come From Away is set to resume performances on Broadway on January 7, after its latest round of performance suspen…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:09AM
Monday, January 3, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares His Freestyle Love Supreme Pre-Show Playlists by Talaura Harms

With tracks from Beyoncé, The Mountain Goats, Wu-Tang Clan, and more, check out the wild mixes that welcomed audiences into the Booth Theatre and got the FLS company amped to perform.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

LISTEN: Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Pre-Show Playlists

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter to share eight playlists he curated of pre-show music for the Broadway run of Freestyle Love Supreme.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:47AM
Sunday, January 2, 2022

Freestyle Love Supreme Wraps Up Limited Broadway Run January 2 by Talaura Harms

The hip-hop improv show has an 11-city U.S. tour planned for 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:41AM
Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Andrew Bancroft AKA Jelly Donut by Automatic Episode Import

This week’s guest is Andrew Bancroft AKA Jelly Donut with Freestyle Love Supreme Preme Preme!  Broadway is Back and so is Tony Award-winning FLS! Catch them at The Booth Theatre with thei…

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Friday, December 24, 2021

Broadway Games: Merry Christmas! by JK

We here at JKTS wish you and yours the happiest of holidays! To celebrate, we have a (simple) game: match the picture to the show and the holiday song that goes with it. Good luck! Broadwa…

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Friday, December 17, 2021

Broadway Games: Broadway in the News by JK

Lots happened on Broadway this past week. Have you been paying attention? BROADWAY GAMES: Broadway in the News 1. An original musical, Flying Over Sunset, opened on Broadway this week. I…

SOURCE: at 08:33AM
Thursday, December 16, 2021

Broadway in COVID-19 crisis as shows shut down over staff cases by Ben Kesslen

Hamilton, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Ain't Too Proud, Mrs. Doubtfire, Tina, and Freestyle Love Supreme all had to close their curtains this week.

SOURCE: The New York Post at 11:39AM