Saturday, January 18, 2020

Theatre Review: ‘Buried Child’ by Theatrical Mining Company by Max Garner

Any time a new performing arts venue is introduced into the landscape, independent theatre companies eagerly take notice. One such spot opened early last year in the Hamilton-Lauraville neig…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

Hamilton: History and Facts Infographic by Broadway Direct

Hamilton is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and w…

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“Value what you bring to the table.” by Mo Brady

by Lance Weiner Jordan Fife Hunt (Photo by Marc J. Franklin…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

#TBT: Looking Back At HAMILTON's Off-Broadway Opening In Honor Of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Birthday

They'll tell the story of tonight becuase today, January 16, marks the birthday of legendary In the Heights and Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda. In honor of the ocassion, we're looking b…

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Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS

All The Natalie Portmans is a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined). The cast will feature Joshua Boone (Net…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

VIDEO: Ari Afsar Performs 'We Won't Sleep' From The Upcoming Musical JEANNETTE

Ari Afsar, who was the original Eliza Hamilton in Chicago's production of Hamilton, has released the first song from the upcoming musical Jeannette, which she created and is the composer a…

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VIDEO: Anthony Ramos and Leslie Odom Jr. Talk HAMILTON, Their Solo Albums, & More with TIDAL

Today, global music and entertainment streaming platform, TIDAL, exclusively released an interview between Hamilton alumni Anthony Ramos and Leslie Odom Jr. Grammy and Tony award-winni…

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Freeze Frame: Meet the Cast of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS

All The Natalie Portmans is a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined). The cast will feature Joshua Boone (Net…

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Is the musical theater podcast the new concept album? by Maureen Lee Lenker

5,6,7…podcast? Musical theater has always made superb use of aural formats, with original Broadway cast albums filling the gap for theater-goers who can’t shuffle off to the Great White …

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Deadline soon for tickets to arts council's annual banquet by Joe Holleman St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Lifetime achievement awards are going to Stages co-founders Jack Lane and Michael Hamilton, and to artist/teacher Solomon Thurman Jr.

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Broadway Grosses: Smash-Hit Freestyle Love Supreme Goes Out on a High Note by

The company of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Freestyle Love Supreme concluded its run in good spirits. The newly anointed Broadway hit packed the Booth Theatre to 101.60% capacity in its final week,…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Obituary: Producer Rich Affannato Dies

BroadwayWorld is sad to report that producer Rich Affannato died on January 11, 2019. According to his husband, Hamilton's Gregory Treco - 'The world lost a great light on Saturday the 11th …

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Broadway Horoscopes: The Songs of Lin-Manuel Miranda by Felicia Fitzpatrick

In honor of the Hamilton creator's birthday on January 16, we match your astrological sign with a Miranda song.

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Hamilton London auditions being held in March and April 2020 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Hamilton London have posted the latest set of audition information relating to the show in March and April for casting changes happening later this year as Hamilton continues…

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Sunday, January 12, 2020

FOSSE/VERDON, HAMILTON, and More Win at the 7th Annual MUAHS Awards; Full List!

The Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild announced winners of its 7th Annual MUAHS Awards in 23 categories of film, television, commercials and live theater, during a formal gala at the N…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Billy Porter, Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom Jr. & More Broadway Stars Earn NAACP Image Award Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented group of Broadway alums have been nominated for 2020 NAACP Image Awards. Winners will be revealed during a live TV broadcast on BET Networks on February 22 at 8:00pm. Among the …

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Princess Diana Musical Completes Casting for Broadway Premiere by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting is here for the upcoming Broadway bio-musical Diana. The previously announced tuner based on the life of Princess Diana will begin previews on March 2 and officially open on Mar…

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‘Diana’ announces complete Broadway cast by Caitlin Huston

“Diana” has announced complete casting for its Broadway run this spring. The complete cast for the musical includes Tessa Alves, Zach Adkins, Ashley Andrews, Austen Danielle Bohmer, Holl…

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

"These Moments Are The Ones That Take You By Surprise." by Angela Tricarico

by Gabriella Sorrentino Gabriella Sorrentino …

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Eric Anderson, Jeremy Davis & More Join FLY at La Jolla Playhouse

La Jolla Playhouse has announced the complete cast and creative team for its upcoming musical Fly, based on the J.M. Barrie novel Peter and Wendy, with book by Pulitzer Prize finalist Rajiv…

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“Hamilton” Denver tickets: On-sale date, buying limits and more details for 2020 by John Wenzel

If you had a hard time snagging "Hamilton" tickets when the show came through town in 2018, you may have more luck this year.

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Top-Searched Musicals in Africa by Alexander Nderitu

Methodology The most-searched-for musicals in Kenya, online, are High School Musical, The Lion King and Hamilton, respectively. This is according to a recent report by TicketSource. The rese…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Leslie Odom Jr. to Play Singer Sam Cooke in Film One Night in Miami Based on Stage Play by Andy Lefkowitz

Leslie Odom Jr. is headed back to the big screen. The Tony-winning original star of Hamilton most recently seen on-screen in Harriet will portray the late legendary singer Sam Cooke in the u…

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Where are the Ensembles of Broadway This Season? by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady The 2019-2020 Broadway season looks…

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Bay Area Theatre Cypher Builds a Community Where Hip Hop Meets Theatre

by Rotimi Agbabiaka Anyone concerned about the future of hip hop in theatre can look past the recent closing of Chicago?s Hamilton to the Bay Area, where Brecht is inspiring nascent rap sta…

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

LisaGay Hamilton Pop & Locked in Krush Groove, Now She's Playing Calpurnia in To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway by Michael Appler

LisaGay Hamilton and Nina Grollman in "To Kill a Mockingbird." (Photo: Julieta Cervantes) LisaGay Hamilton may be playing Calpurnia in the record-breaking To Kill a Mockingbird on Broad…

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Broadway’s Michael Jackson Musical Sets Additional Cast, Still Looking For 10-Year-Old Michael by Greg Evans

Broadway’s upcoming Michael Jackson musical MJ has announced additional casting, with Grammy nominee Quentin Earl Darrington, Hamilton‘s Raymond Baynard and The Bridges of Madison County…

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Leslie Odom Jr. to Star in Regina King’s One Night in Miami Movie by Ruthie Fierberg

The Hamilton Tony winner will play a ’60s icon in King’s feature directorial debut.

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LisaGay Hamilton stops by HQ to chat about To Kill a Mockingbird and more with Beth Stevens.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ Recoups Broadway Investment by Greg Evans

Broadway’s Freestyle Love Supreme, co-created by Hamilton team Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail and Anthony Veneziale, has recouped its investment after 14 weeks, making it one of the first…

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