Thursday, December 6, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Freestyle Love Supreme Adds Shows to Sold-Out Run by Olivia Clement

The improvisational hip-hop show (which predates Hamilton and In the Heights) will return to NYC in January 2019.

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Lands in Los Angeles by BroadwayWorld

Come From Away on tour has landed in Los Angeles The touring production of Come From Away stars Kevin Carolan Disney's Newsies, Harter Clingman Peter and The Starcatcher, Nick Duckart In the…

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

In the Heights to Kick Off Westport Country Playhouse 2019 Season by Olivia Clement

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning musical leads a 5-show season that also includes Lynn Nottage’s Mlima’s Tale and Dominique Morisseau’s Skeleton Crew

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Music Director: Jesse J. Sanchez by American Theatre Editors

He's worked on 'Hamilton' and 'In the Heights,' and is determined to bring out voices of color through music.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Tony Winner Andy Blankenbuehler to Choreograph Cats Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Andy Blankenbuehler, the three-time Tony winner who choreographed the 2016 Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats, has signed on to lend his talent to the upcoming film adaptatio…

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Thursday, November 22, 2018

“Crazy Rich Asians” Director Jon M. Chu to Receive Publicist Award by Blouin Artinfo

Jon M. Chu, director of “Crazy Rich Asians,” has been named as the Motion Picture Showman of the Year, reports Deadline.Chu will be honored at the 56th Annual International Cinematograph…

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Photo Flash: First Look At Corbin Bleu in ANYTHING GOES at Arena Stage by BroadwayWorld

Arena Stage presents Corbin Bleu Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical In the Heights Disney Channel's High School Musical as Billy Crocker and Soara-Joye Ross Les Miserables, The Gersh…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

How Corbin Bleu Found His Niche in Golden Age Musicals by Keith Loria

The former High School Musical and In The Heights star finds a sweet spot in nostalgia stories like Arena Stage’s Anything Goes and Broadway’s Kiss Me, Kate.

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Odds & Ends: Andréa Burns to Star as Judy Holliday in New Play Smart Blonde & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Andréa Burns to Star as Judy Holliday in New Play Smart Blonde Andréa Burns, standout original cast member …

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, November 6, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Reviews are in for “Bettlejuice” and they aren’t Pretty, “In the Heights” Film Casting Confusion, and June Squibb (?) is Joining “Waitress” …

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Monday, November 5, 2018

Rita Moreno to Join Anthony Ramos in Movie Musical Adaptation of In the Heights by Andy Lefkowitz

The In the Heights film may be some time away, but we can breathe knowing we have a perfectly cast Abuela Claudia. Stage-and-screen legend Rita Moreno has signed on to belt out Lin-Manuel Mi…

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Paciencia y F! Oscar Winner Rita Moreno Joins IN THE HEIGHTS Film by TV News Desk

Anthony Ramos has been tapped to star in the film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit 2005 Broadway musical, In the Heights, according to Variety.

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In the Heights Movie Taps Stage and Screen Legend Rita Moreno by Ryan McPhee

The EGOT winner joins Anthony Ramos for the film adaptation of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical.

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Rita Moreno Not Attached to In the Heights Film Despite Earlier Reports by Ryan McPhee

The EGOT winner was reportedly in talks to appear in the film adaptation of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical.

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Friday, November 2, 2018

Karen Olivo on Going from Moulin Rouge! to Fun Home: ‘Comfortable Shoes and One Costume Is Quite a Gift!' by Paul Wontorek

In just two months, Karen Olivo went from the high-glamour world of courtesan Satine in the smashing Boston run of the Broadway-bound Moulin Rouge! The Musical to the quieter life of cartoon…

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda & Thomas Kail to Present Off-Broadway Run of Freestyle Love Supreme by Andy Lefkowitz

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail, Jon Steingart and Jill Furman have announced a limited return engagement of Freestyle Love Supreme, the high-energy show that blends hip-hop, improvisational…

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda Brings Freestyle Love Supreme to Off-Broadway by Mark Peikert

Miranda and Hamilton director Thomas Kail are behind a 32-performance run from the improvisational hip-hop group (which predates Hamilton and In the Heights), beginning in January 2019.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Sets Freestyle Love Supreme For Off-Broadway Run by Dino-Ray Ramos

Hamilton maestro and overall modern-day renaissance man Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter earlier today and teased that he would be announcing some news. From the forthcoming Mary Poppins…

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

Theater community rallies behind the Drama Book Shop by Caitlin Huston

The theater community is reaching out to support the Drama Book Shop after a rent increase has priced the store out of its current location. Lin-Manuel Miranda stopped by the store Thursday …

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Exclusive Video: Watch Becky Gulsvig Perform 'Me And The Sky' and More Highlights from COME FROM AWAY on Tour by BroadwayWorld TV

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Come From Away on Tour Check out the video below The touring production of Come From Away stars Kevin Carolan Disney's Newsies, Harter Clingman P…

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Friday, October 12, 2018

BWW TV: Corbin Bleu Taps Into ANYTHING GOES at Arena Stage by BroadwayWorld TV

Arena StagepresentsCorbin BleuHoliday Inn, The NewIrving BerlinMusical In the Heights Disney Channel's High School Musical as Billy Crocker andSoara-Joye RossLes Miserables, The Gershwins' P…

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Today on Broadway: Friday, October 12, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “In the Heights” to Launch Online Casting Call; Larroquette, Swenson, Chanler-Berat to Lead LCT’s “Nantucket Sleigh Ride,” “The Preacher’s Wife” Getting…

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How to Audition for the In the Heights Movie by Ryan McPhee

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes are searching for fresh talent to appear in the upcoming film adaptation.

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Atenci?n! Wanna Be in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film? Lin-Manuel Miranda Launches Digital Casting Call by TV News Desk

Are you destined to be in the In the Heights movie. No Me Diga This could be your lucky day.Warner Bros. has just put out a casting callfor digital submissions for the upcoming film, which b…

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, October 11, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “In the Heights” Film Keeping the Usnavi Casting in the Family, Memorial Scheduled for Marin Mazzie, Rachel Tucker to Lead UK “Come from Away” “Today on…

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Anthony Ramos Tapped to Star in Movie Adaptation of In the Heights by Andy Lefkowitz

Alabanza! We've just learned that talented Hamilton alum Anthony Ramos is in discussions to lead the company of the upcoming movie musical version of Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara A…

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Lights Up! Anthony Ramos to Star in the IN THE HEIGHTS Film by TV News Desk

Anthony Ramos has been tapped to star in the film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit 2005 Broadway musical, In the Heights, according to Variety.

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Anthony Ramos in Talks to Star in the Movie Adaptation of In the Heights by Andy Lefkowitz

Alabanza! We've just learned that Hamilton alum Anthony Ramos is in discussions to lead the company of the upcoming movie musical version of Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegr&iacu…

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Anthony Ramos in Talks to Star in In the Heights Movie by Ryan McPhee

The Hamilton alum would play Usnavi, the role originated by composer Lin-Manuel Miranda.

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

“IN THE HEIGHTS” BECOMES BEST SELLING MUSICAL IN MILWAUKEE REP HISTORY by Michael J. Roberts

The sizzling Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has become the bestselling musical in Milwaukee [...] The post “IN THE HEIGHTS”…

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Ansel Elgort Will Play Tony in Steven Spielberg's West Side Story Film Remake by Broadway.com

Something’s coming, something good for film fave Ansel Elgort. The Hollywood star has been cast as Tony in Steven Spielberg’s new big screen adaptation of West Side Story, accord…

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