Friday, December 15, 2017

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Drops Unreleased HAMILTON Song 'Ben Franklin's Song' ft. The Decemberists by Stage Tube

Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Hamildrop track has been released. Check out 'Ben Franklin's Song' here

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‘Bittersweet’: THIRTY CHRISTMASES – New Diorama Theatre ★★★★ by Michael Davis

Directed by Alice Hamilton, Thirty Christmases brings the external peculiarities of the holiday season to the fore, plus the bittersweet nature of spending time with family at the close of t…

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Today on Broadway: Friday, December 15, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Summer” Reportedly Heading to Broadway this Spring, Busy Day in the “Hamilton” World, and Equity Condemns Tax Bill! “Today on Broadway” is a dail…

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Howard Sherman: How I helped bring Hamilton’s free shows to the world by Howard Sherman

As Hamilmania exerts its grasp on the UK in the run-up to next week’s official opening night, The Stage can take a

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Mandy Gonzalez's New Album FEARLESS Hits Stores Today by BroadwayWorld

Broadway and TV star Mandy Gonzalez - currently starring in Hamilton- releases Fearless, her remarkable debut solo recording bridging pop and RampB, on physical CD online and in stores today…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda and the Decemberists Release ‘Ben Franklin’s Song,’ Inspired by Cut Hamilton Lyrics by Ryan McPhee

The song marks the inaugural release of Miranda’s new monthly “#Hamildrop” series.

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Top Stage Shows to See in New York: LCD Soundsystem to Lucy Kirkwood by Mark Beech

New York is getting ready for a run of Christmas shows. But before we launch into full festive mood, here is a rundown of the top performing-arts events around the Big Apple for the next sev…

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Your Obedient Servants: Meet the New HAMILTON Tour Stars, Joseph Morales and Nik Walker by Alexa Criscitiello

Producer Jeffrey Seller has announced that JOSEPH MORALES and NIK WALKER will lead the second national tour of Hamilton as Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, respectively.

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Watch Home for the Holidays Stars Peter & Evynne Hollens Trade Christmas Songs for Broadway Favorites

Watch Home for the Holidays couple Peter & Evynne Hollens cover some Broadway favorites from Hamilton, Wicked, Evan Hansen and more!

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Eisa Davis & More to Lead Sarah Burgess' Kings, Directed by Thomas Kail, at the Public Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Obie winner Eisa Davis (Passing Strange) and off-Broadway alum Gillian Jacobs (The Little Flower of East Orange) will lead the cast of the world premiere play Kings, written by Sarah Burgess…

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Eisa Davis and Gillian Jacobs to Lead Cast of Kings Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from Sarah Burgess and Hamilton director Thomas Kail finds its cast at the Public Theater.

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Theater News: Joseph Morales, Nik Walker, Kyle Scatliffe, and More to Headline 2nd Hamilton Tour

Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical hits the road in February.

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In the Room Where It Happens! Joseph Morales & Nik Walker to Headline the Blockbuster Hamilton Tour by Ryan Gilbert

It's time for them to take their shot! Joseph Morales & Nik Walker will lead the touring production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Hamilton. The…

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Joseph Morales, Nik Walker, Shoba Narayan, Kyle Scatliffe, More Set for New Hamilton National Tour by Ryan McPhee

The second national tour will kick off February 6, 2018, in Seattle as the first tour continues to play California.

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First Look: Watch New Video of Hamilton’s Leslie Odom Jr. Singing ‘Christmas’ by Robert Viagas

The Hamilton Tony winner has a new album, a TV special on Fox December 14, and a NYC concert on December 19.

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Second National Tour of HAMILTON Finds Its 'Hamilton' and 'Burr' by BroadwayWorld

Producer Jeffrey Seller has announced that JOSEPH MORALES and NIK WALKER will lead the second national tour of Hamilton as Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, respectively.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Drops New HAMILTON Song and Will Release New Content Every Month by Stephanie Wild

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter today to announce that he will be dropping new Hamilton music every month until December 2018. Miranda explained that this is in place of a volume two of T…

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Phillipa Soo on Staying ‘Woke’ in The Parisian Woman, Which Hamilton Visitor Made Her Fangirl & More by

In the span of only a few theatrical seasons, Phillipa Soo has played a lovestruck Russian countess, a relentlessly optimistic French do-gooder and a historical power player. Now, the twenty…

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Luwoye to Return to Broadway in Hamilton Title Role by Mark A. Robinson

Michael Luwoye, who starred in the title role of the hit musical Hamilton on the National Tour when it commenced earlier this year in San Francisco and then transferred to the Panatages Thea…

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Theater News: Michael Luwoye Will Be the Next Hamilton on Broadway

Luwoye is currently playing the title role of the hit Lin-Manuel Miranda musical in Los Angeles.

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Michael Luwoye Sets Start Date in Hamilton on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Hamilton alum Michael Luwoye has set a start date for his return to the show's Broadway production! The musical's previously announced new star will step into the titl…

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Michael Luwoye to play Hamilton on Broadway starting in January by Caitlin Huston

Michael Luwoye will officially take over the role of Alexander Hamilton on Broadway on Jan. 16, 2018, producer Jeffrey Seller announced Wednesday.  Luwoye is currently playing the role in t…

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Michael Luwoye Sets Start Date as Hamilton’s New Title Player on Broadway by Andrew Gans

Luwoye will step into the role of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton at the Richard Rodgers Theatre in January 2018.

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Official: Michael Luwoye Will Return as 'Hamilton' on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Michael Luwoye - who has starred in the title role in the National Tour of Hamilton since it opened earlier this year in San Francisco, before transferring to the Pantages Theater in Los Ang…

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He Was a Snob About Musicals. Then He Tried Out to Play Hamilton. by Laura Collins-Hughes

Twenty-five-year-old Londoner Jamael Westman has definitely come around, now that he’s starring in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop smash.

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Theater News: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Help Spearhead Toys 4 Puerto Rico Drive

The Hamilton creator partners with Toys"R"Us, Telemundo, Hispanic Federation, and R.Evolución Latina.

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Blogs: What more is there for critics to say about Hamilton?

As the opening night of Hamilton approaches, Matt Trueman looks at the pitfalls of reviewing a global theatrical phenomenon

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This week’s best theatre shows: our critics’ picks (December 12) by The Stage

Natasha Tripney Don’t miss Hamilton – Victoria Palace, London First look: West End Hamilton releases production photography It’s finally here. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Broadway Grosses: 'Happy Days Are Here Again' for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical by

The long-running hit Beautiful: The Carole King Musical has had a dynamite holiday season at the box office, returning to a gross that surpasses the million-dollar mark. In the past week, Be…

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How Seth Rudetsky Calmed Hamilton’s Javier Muñoz at Gypsy of the Year by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares how he quieted Muñoz’s nerves, reveals photos from Broadway celebrity game night, and more.

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Hamilton’s Jordan Donica, Hello, Dolly!’s Linda Mugleston, and More Join My Fair Lady on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Bartlett Sher production at Lincoln Center finds three more principal players.

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