Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Leslie Odom Jr. Builds on the Foundation Laid by Hamilton in One Night in Miami... by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner talks about writing a song for Regina King’s new film, the state of theatre, and how Smash changed his career trajectory.

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Today on Broadway: Tuesday, January 26, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

“RENT” Celebrates 25 Years, NT’s R&J to Air on PBS, “Hamilton” to Receive AFI Special Award “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top t…

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Monday, January 25, 2021

In the News: Hamilton and Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Win AFI Awards, More by Talaura Harms

Plus, watch Neil Patrick Harris and Callum Scott Howells in the trailer for It's a Sin.

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Hamilton & Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Among American Film Institute Award Winners by Lindsey Sullivan

Rise up! The filmed performance of Broadway's Hamilton is continuing to be the subject of a lot of buzz this awards season. As previously announced, the film will compete in this year's Gol…

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VIDEO: HAMILTON Begins Rehearsal for Australian Premiere!

The Australian production of Hamilton is on its way to the Sydney Lyric Theatre! The Australian premiere begins performances 17 March 2021 and rehearsals are now officially underway.

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HAMILTON Wins a Special AFI Award

The Disney Plus pro-shot edition of 'Hamilton' will be honored with a special award at the 202 AFI Awards! 

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LISTEN: Daveed Diggs Discusses SNOWPIERCER, Pixar's SOUL, HAMILTON, and More on 'Jemele Hill is Unbothered'

In the latest episode of Spotify's “Jemele Hill is Unbothered”, Actor, rapper and producer Daveed Diggs joins Jemele to discuss the new season of his hit television show, “Snowpiercer.…

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Friday, January 22, 2021

QUIZ: Can You Match the Hamilton Character to Their Casting Breakdown?

What does HAMILTON look for in its' auditions? Take our latest quiz matching the iconic Broadway characters to their descriptions!

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Congratulates Inaugural Poet Amanda Gorman: 'You Smashed It!" by Caitlin Moynihan

History has its eyes on Amanda Gorman. The 22-year-old poet, who made history as the country's first National Youth Poet Laureate in 2017, performed her poem "The Hill We Climb" during the i…

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Watch the Powerful Music Video for Leslie Odom Jr.'s 'Speak Now' from One Night in Miami by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony and Grammy winner Leslie Odom Jr. is drumming up movie buzz with his performance in the Regina King-directed One Night in Miami, which is now available to view on Amazon. In addition t…

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Surprise Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman With Sweet Video Message by Dan Meyer

The inauguration ceremony’s breakout star referenced Hamilton in her poem.

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#460 – Hamilton (feat. Antuan Raimone, Alexia Sky, Kim Taylor Cox, Rebecca Covington Webber) by Bpn Admin Cs

Over the years, The Ensemblist has had the sublime opportunity to speak with four performers from a variety of Hamilton companies, each with their own unique memories and takeaways from the …

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

In the News: Watch Nick Cordero's Final Public Performance, Amanda Gorman's Hamilton Reference(s) at the Inauguration, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Jazz and Broadway stars will come together to save Birdland Jazz Club in a virtual benefit concert.

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VIDEO: Amanda Gorman References HAMILTON in Inaugural Poem 'The Hill We Climb'

Today at President Joe Biden's inauguration, 22 year old Amanda Gorman took to the stage to deliver the inaugural poem, entitled 'The Hill We Climb'. The poem contained two references t…

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

In the News: Daniella De Jesús Wins New Play Award, 2nd Averno Universe Album Released, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Watch the video for "Here Comes the Change" from The Broadway Sinfonietta, featuring Hamilton and Wicked alum Shoba Narayan.

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Hamilton, What the Constitution Means to Me, More Up for 2021 Critics Choice Awards by Ryan McPhee

Among the stage favorites to earn nominations for their work on the small screen are Daveed Diggs, Cynthia Erivo, Ashley Park, and Alex Newell.

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VIDEO: The Broadway Sinfonietta and Shoba Narayan Honor Kamala Harris With 'Here Comes the Change'

The Broadway Sinfonietta and music director Macy Schmidt teamed up with Broadway’s Shoba Narayan (Hamilton, Wicked), director Sammi Cannold (Evita at City Center, Ragtime on Ellis Island)…

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Hamilton, What the Constitution Means to Me & More Receive 2021 Critics' Choice Award Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

The 2021 Critics' Choice Award nominations are in, and many theater stars have been recognized for their work in movies and television. The winners will be revealed live on March 7 on The C…

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Broadway Advocacy Coalition Announces Scholars for Cody Renard Richard Program by Broadway Direct

The Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC) and veteran Broadway stage manager Cody Renard Richard (Variety’s 2020 Broadway Players to Watch, Hamilton, Freestyle Love Supreme) announce the 15 re…

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Ep101 – SPOTLIGHT: Red Pilling America with Stuart K Robinson (Part 2) by Bpn Admin Cs

Part 2 - Stuart and I are the best of friends and colleagues, Yin and Yang helping you see how not to allow your present good to become the enemy of your better. A thought-provoking series,…

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#52 – Mandy Gonzalez, “Fearless” by Bpn Admin Cs

Star of Hamilton and breast cancer survivor, Mandy Gonzalez shares her journey through a diagnosis, the decision to go public with the news, and enduring chemotherapy during the height of th…

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Ep100 – SPOTLIGHT: Red Pilling America with Stuart K Robinson (Part 1) by Bpn Admin Cs

Stuart and I are the best of friends and colleagues, Yin and Yang helping you see how not to allow your present good to become the enemy of your better. A thought-provoking series, featuring…

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Monday, January 18, 2021

Throwback Video: Lin-Manuel Miranda Gathers Old Classmates For Performance of Martin Luther King Song

Hamilton is celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a throwback video!

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Wake Up With BWW 1/18: Kelli O'Hara's Seth Concert Re-Airs Today, and More!

Today's top stories: Kelli O'Hara's concert with Seth Rudetsky re-airs today, Hamilton original cast members reunite for a SAG Q&A, and more!

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Sunday, January 17, 2021

VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Members Reunite For the SAG Nominating Committee

Original cast members from Hamilton reunited on Zoom for a Screen Actors Guild Q&A this weekend. The Zoom call featured Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Renée Elise Goldsberry and Le…

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CDC Enlists “Hamilton” Cast to Track Down Thrown Away Vaccine Shots by Broadway Beat

by Justin Ayer. @justayer (Instagram). @justinayer (Twitter). ATLANTA - CDC officials have hired a slew of Hamilton cast members to track...

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Call Answered: Erin Cherry: Actress, After Forever The Series, Acting Coach, Producer by Adam Rothenberg

I was first introduced to Emmy Award Winning actress Erin Cherry when I saw her in the multi-Emmy Award Winning series After Forever (created by Kevin Spirtas and Michael Slade) on Amazon Pr…

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Friday, January 15, 2021

Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda Honored By Hollywood Critics Association & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Lin-Manuel Miranda Named Honoree of the Hollywood Critics Association Tony-winning Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda will…

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CMU alum Leslie Odom Jr. channels Sam Cooke in 'One Night in Miami' by Joshua Axelrod / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The “Hamilton” star is currently the GoldDerby favorite to be nominated for a best supporting actor Oscar.

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Christopher Jackson explains how his perspective on ‘Hamilton’ changed after 5 years [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW] by Christopher Rosen

Christopher Jackson last played George Washington in the Broadway production of “Hamilton” in November 2016. “I haven’t been able to fully appreciate a lot of the aspects of the show…

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Broadway Lullabies: 29 Show Tunes to Help You Unwind by Playbill Staff

Relax with these songs from Hamilton, Into the Woods, and more.

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