Monday, March 25, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud Rides Wave to Hit Status, Surpassing Million-Dollar Mark by Broadway.com

It was a celebratory week for the new Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud. The cheered Broadway tuner hosted a star-studded opening-night celebration, performed on The Tonight Show and reach…

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Gaslight review at Perth Theatre – ‘cleverly cast, but lacking in chills’ by Thom Dibdin

Domestic drama spills over into terror in Patrick Hamilton’s 1938 play, set in fogbound Victorian London. Though Kai Fischer’s production has plenty

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Sunday, March 24, 2019

Hamilton’s young star says Britain must confront its colonial past by Vanessa Thorpe Arts and Media Correspondent

Jamael Westman explains how his role in the West End show has affected his politics as well as his careerThe swift rise to fame of Jamael Westman, leading man in the London cast of the hit m…

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Exclusive Podcast: Broadway's Backbone with HAMILTON's Lauren Boyd by Broadway's Backbone

From the Broadway Company and current 1st National tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,Madeline Doherty. Maddieadmits that fear and intimidation have been some of the best partners in …

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Hamilton: The Exhibition, Hartford Stage, Park Avenue Armory, Public Theater, More in this Week's BroadwayWorld Classifieds 3/21 by BroadwayWorld

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 3212019 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

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Seyi Omooba Dropped from THE COLOR PURPLE Following Homophobic Social Media Posts by BroadwayWorld

Last Friday, on Twitter, Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of a Facebook post by Oluwaseyi Seyi Omooba - who had just been announced as playing Celie in Leicester Curve an…

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Theatre Review ‘Into the Woods’ at Ford’s Theatre by Kelsey Casselbury

“Into the Woods” is a clever musical. In fact, until Hamilton came along a few years ago, some might argue that the Stephan Sondheim-James Lapine brainchild was the most clever of musica…

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Exclusive Photo Coverage: Lin-Manuel Miranda Makes a Surprise Visit at #EduHam by Walter McBride

NYC students got an extra special surprise at yesterday's EduHam- an appearance from Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda Checkout complete photo coverage from the special day below

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Bebe Neuwirth & Brandon Victor Dixon Will Announce 2019 Tony Award Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony-winning actress Bebe Neuwirth and two-time Tony-nominated actor Brandon Victor Dixon have been selected to host the 2019 Tony Award nominations announcement on April 30 at 8:30…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

FREEZE FRAME: Lin-Manuel Miranda Makes a Surprise Visit at #EduHam by Walter McBride

NYC students got an extra special surprise at today's EduHam- an appearance from Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Things you didn’t know about the Best New Musical nominees by Eleni Cashell

Winning the Mastercard Best New Musical award at the Oliviers is a big deal, and an achievement that every musical wants adorning the shelves of their production.Over the years it’s been w…

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Leslie Odom Jr. to Join Billy Magnussen & Corey Stoll in Sopranos Movie Prequel by Andy Lefkowitz

Leslie Odom Jr., the Tony-winning original star of Hamilton, has been cast in The Many Saints of Newark, the big-screen prequel to the Emmy-winning TV series The Sopranos, according to Dead…

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Hamilton Tony Winner Leslie Odom Jr. Lands Leading Role in Sopranos Prequel, The Many Saints of Newark by Andrew Gans

The movie, also featuring Tony nominee Billy Magnussen, is scheduled for release in September 2020.

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Leslie Odom Jr. to Perform With Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra by Adam Hetrick

The Hamilton Tony winner will appear in College Station, Texas, in April.

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‘I hope Hamilton will influence opera around the world’: Alison Buchanan on Pegasus Opera & their new production Shaw Goes Wilde by Featured Content

As Pegasus Opera prepares to stage it's latest production, Shaw Goes Wilde, at the Royal Academy of Music, Artistic Director Alison Buchanan tells us about playing a character with dominatri…

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Harnessing The Arts To Power The Ongoing Recovery In Puerto Rico (And ‘Hamilton’ Helps) by Artsjournal1

“While the government’s priorities shifted a bit in the immediate aftermath of [Hurricane Maria], as the island works to rebuild, tourism, particularly arts-fueled tourism, is playing a …

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When "The Best" Isn't Your "Favorite: The Producers vs The Full Monty by JK

It was the 2000-2001 Broadway season, and we didn't know it, but the world was in the brink of changing forever. The fall of 2000 brought me one of my all-time favorite musicals; the spring …

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Broadway Balances America Invites You to Let the 'Memory' Live Again with the Cast & Production Team of Cats by Broadway.com

Broadway Across America’s Telly Award-winning collaboration with The Balancing Act, the award-winning morning show on the Lifetime Channel, continues season five of the five-part series Br…

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Immersive Oklahoma! Begins Broadway Run; Watch Ali Stroker Sing 'I Cain't Say No' by Broadway.com

On the heels of an acclaimed production at Brooklyn's St. Ann's Warehouse, the innovative new staging of Oklahoma! from director Daniel Fish starts performances at Broadway's Circle in the S…

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Immersive Oklahoma! Begins Broadway Run at Circle in the Square Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

On the heels of an acclaimed production at Brooklyn's St. Ann's Warehouse, the innovative new staging of Oklahoma! from director Daniel Fish starts performances at Broadway's Circle in the S…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Broadway Grosses: What the Constitution Means to Me Packs Hayes Theater in First Week by Broadway.com

The timely play What the Constitution Means to Me achieved a strong kickstart in its abbreviated first week on Broadway. The acclaimed new work penned by and starring two-time Obie winner…

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Carousel and Hamilton Star Joshua Henry to Play San Francisco’s Fairmont Hotel by Adam Hetrick

The three-time Tony Award nominee will perform songs from Broadway as well as his own original material.

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Leicester Curve Addresses THE COLOR PURPLE Cast Member's Homophobic Comments by BroadwayWorld

Last Friday, on Twitter, Hamilton actor Aaron Lee Lambert shared a screenshot of a Facebook post by Oluwaseyi Seyi Omooba - who had just been announced as playing Celie in Leicester Curve an…

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Sunday, March 17, 2019

“Clifford” at The Royal Cinema, Toronto by Blouin Artinfo

On March 26, 2019, The Royal Cinema, Toronto, will celebrate Canadian icon Martin Short on his 69th birthday with a rare 35mm screening of “Clifford.” The Royal Cinema describes the film…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Paul Mayhew-Archer: ‘Parkinson’s shouldn’t be funny but it’s making me laugh’ by Harriet Gibsone

The Vicar of Dibley writer and I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Clue producer on the things that make him laugh the most I produced Andy Hamilton and Nick Revell’s Million Pound Radio Show. It in…

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21 ‘Hamilton’ Memes That Continue To Give Us Life by Kailey Hansen

Our incurable addiction to ‘Hamilton’ is still alive and well (*cue “Stay Alive” track*) and one chronic symptom is browsing tens of thousands of ‘Hamilton’ memes on the reg. If …

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Come From Away announces final Australian cast as West End production leads Olivier Awards Nominations by Arts Review

The critically acclaimed musical Come From Away has announced its final three cast members ahead of the Australian premiere at the newly refurbished Comedy Theatre, Melbourne in July, just a…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Odds & Ends: Daveed Diggs to Guest-Star on 5 Minutes from Home & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Daveed Diggs to Guest-Star on 5 Minutes from Home Daveed Diggs, Hamilton Tony winner and current star of White Noise, has been …

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Final three cast members announced for Come From Away by Matt Edwards

Producers announced today the final three to join the previously announced cast for the upcoming production of Come Fron Away! Sharriese Hamilton, Doug Hansell and Kolby Kindle join previou…

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Hamilton’s Daveed Diggs to Appear in Washington, D.C. by Adam Hetrick

The Tony winner will discuss his career at Sixth and I Sanctuary April 1.

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