Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Brandon Victor Dixon, Daphne Rubin-Vega, More Join Rebel Verses Youth Arts Festival by Ruthie Fierberg

In partnership with the Vineyard Theatre and Developing Artists, the Hamilton and Rent stars will perform during the August festival.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Release Book of His Famed ‘Gmorning’ and ‘Gnight’ Tweets by Ruthie Fierberg

The book of “little pep talks” from the Hamilton and In The Heights creator will be published by Random House.

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‘Hamilton’ director Thomas Kail on sparking interest in American history by Joe Heim

“That’s my hope, that this is just an ignition for something much larger. ”

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Monday, July 16, 2018

“Hamilton: The Exhibition” to Open April 6, 2019 In Chicago by Michael J. Roberts

HAMILTON: THE EXHIBITION – a 360-degree, immersive ​exhibit ​that will travel to select U.S. cities [...]

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HAMILTON: The Exhibition Announces New 2019 Opening Date by BroadwayWorld

HAMILTON THE EXHIBITION - a 360-degree, immersive exhibit that will travel to select U.S. cities - has set a new opening date of April 6, 2019 in Chicago, it has been announced by Jeffrey Se…

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'Hamilton: The Exhibition' postpones opening on Northerly Island to April by Chris Jones

“Hamilton: The Exhibition,” the ambitious, tented attraction that aims to immerse fans of the hit Broadway musical in the life and nonfictional times of its central character, is postpon…

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Hamilton Exhibit Delays Chicago Launch by Ryan McPhee

The immersive installation will now open its doors in 2019 before going on the road.

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Broadway Grosses: Audiences Flock to Hello, Dolly! Before Bernadette Peters Says Farewell by Broadway.com

Theatergoers had one task in mind this past week, and that was to catch Broadway icon Bernadette Peters one final time in the title role of Hello, Dolly! Numbers released today by …

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Sunday, July 15, 2018

Episode 548: Alexander Hamilton and Jon Peterson by MusicalTalk

Episode 548: Alexander Hamilton and Jon Peterson: Meet me inside the room where it happens as you join Nick, Mike Shapiro and Tonia as they discuss Hamilton opening in London. That would be …

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Episode 560:  The Hamilton Hype Balderdash (A Culled Collation of Conversation with Dick, Nick, Thos and Annie!) by MusicalTalk

Episode 560:  The Hamilton Hype Balderdash (A Culled Collation of Conversation with Dick, Nick, Thos and Annie!) Nick and Thos discuss last year's Dick Whittington (for the last time!) and …

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Episode 550: You are '17 going on '18... by MusicalTalk

Episode 550: You are '17, Going on '18... Join Nick and Tonia as they discuss the big shows of 2017 including 42nd Street, Hamilton, An American in Paris, Follies, Pinocchio, On the Town, Th…

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Episode 564: A Brief Encounter with Alex Lacamoire by MusicalTalk

Episode 564:  A Brief Encounter with Alex Lacamoire:   Nick and Dom discuss Brief Encounter now playing at the Empire Cinema in the West End, and Nick chats to Hamilton’s orchestrator, a…

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Episode 554: Hamilton: The Greatest Show, man! by MusicalTalk

Episode 554: Hamilton: The Greatest Show, man! In this week's episode we discuss two musucals that use modern music to tell the story of historical figures. First Nick and David talk The Gre…

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The week in theatre: Me and My Girl; Dusty review – daft, delicious and irresistible by Susannah Clapp

Festival theatre, Chichester; Theatre Royal, Bath Timeworn tropes work their magic as Chichester does the Lambeth Walk, while a knockout Katherine Kingsley overcomes a galumphing script in D…

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Foo Fighters to Tracy Letts by Mark Beech

Topping New York performing arts this week, the award-winning writer Tracy Letts is back with an experimental play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” off Broadway.The Foo Fighters, Billy Joel and Bec…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: Bruno Mars; Paul Simon; Ian McKellen’s Lear by Mark Beech

Many stars lead London performing arts this week. Van Morrison, Bruno Mars, Paul Simon and James Taylor play in Hyde Park. Sir Bryn Terfel sings at the Royal Opera. Two theater veterans are …

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Hamilton to hold fundraising performance for Prince Harry’s charity by Robin Johnson

Hamilton will hold a fundraising performance for Sentebale, the charity founded by The Duke of Sussex and Prince Seeiso of Lesotho. The post Hamilton to hold fundraising performance for Prin…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

‘We are a powder keg about to explode’: Why is Hamilton so popular and so relevant to Britain today? by Debbie Gilpin

So if this period of American history doesn’t potentially have a wide appeal, in the first instance, and the context is a major British loss… Why is Hamilton so popular and so relevant t…

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The Duke Of Sussex's Charity Sentebale Partners With HAMILTON by BroadwayWorld

Sentebale, the charity founded by The Duke of Sussex and Prince Seeiso, is collaborating with the record breaking musical HAMILTON, to raise vital funds and awareness towards their work with…

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

First Look at World Premiere of Stephen Trask and Peter Yanowitz Musical This Ain’t No Disco by Hannah Vine

Hamilton's Samantha Marie Ware, Beautiful's Chilina Kennedy, and American Psycho's Theo Stockman star in the Atlantic Theater Company production.

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VIDEO: Luis Miranda, Jr. Speaks Out Against Trump's Immigration Policies by Stage Tube

People all over the country have been raising their voices against the family separation crisis, andLuis Miranda, Jr., father of Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel, is one of them. On Trump's immig…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Guest Stars on Children's Series Nina's World by Gabriel Agosto

(An animated version of) the Hamilton creator stops by the Universal Kids cartoon July 13.

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#HamiltonHumpDay: WATCH @Lin_Manuel does the "Wheel of Freestyle" on @FallonTonight

It's #HamiltonHumpDay so it's time for your weekly slice of HAMILTON joy to get you through to the weekend. This week, we're going back to a legendary moment when composer (and original Hami…

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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Who Were the Schuyler Sisters? Fact and Fiction in ‘Hamilton’ by L.m. Elliott

One of the myriad things Lin-Manuel Miranda does so beautifully in Hamilton: An American Musical is his portrayal of the profound symbiosis among the Schuyler Sisters: Angelica, Eliza, AND P…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Still Non-Stop as Holiday Box Offices Boom by Lindsey Sullivan

The Fourth of July holiday was one for fireworks, burgers and, apparently, theatergoing. Productions including Aladdin, Frozen, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Waitress, The…

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VIDEO: On This Day, July 9- Lin-Manuel Miranda, Phillipa Soo, Ariana DeBose, and Leslie Odom, Jr. Say Goodbye to HAMILTON by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2016, original Hamilton cast members, Leslie Odom Jr.,Phillipa Soo, and Ariana DeBose along with themusical's star and composer, Lin-Manuel Miranda, took their final bows in t…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Calls Out Condescending Theatre-Goer by BroadwayWorld

Lin-Manuel Miranda might have written the greatest musical of hisgeneration, but that doesn't mean he doesn't appreciate theclassics. The Hamilton creator recently had a nasty encounter with…

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Antaeus Theatre Company Announces 2018-19 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will contain four modern classics, including works by Lillian Hellman, Martin McDonagh, Cicely Hamilton, and Brecht.

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Summer Show Tunes by Caitlin Moynihan

A new week has started and the summer heat doesn't look like it's going away anytime soon. One of the best ways to distract yourself from the heatwave is by blasting your favorite sh…

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Industry Editor Exclusive: New York Stage and Film- Broadway's Upstate Playground by Cara Joy David

What do HAMILTON, THE HUMANS, DOUBT, SIDE MAN, THE WOLVES and AMERICAN IDIOT all have in common They all started with New York Stage and Film NYSAF. Since 1985, the non-profit's summer progr…

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