Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Courtney Reed Reprises Broadway Turn as Princess Jasmine in London's Aladdin by Andy Lefkowitz

Courtney Reed, the celebrated original leading lady of Aladdin on Broadway, is now repeating her beloved turn as Princess Jasmine for London audiences. Reed joined the West End production at…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

“On Your Feet!” at London Coliseum by Blouin Artinfo

The Tony Award-nominated musical “On Your Feet!” will be on stage from June 14 through August 31, 2019, at the London Coliseum. Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell (Ki…

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for In the Heights, Curious Incident, Hamilton, Billy Elliot, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Meet the Principal Cast of the In the Heights Movie, So Far by Nathan Skethway

The film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's breakout 2008 Broadway musical, directed by Jon M. Chu, is set to hit theaters in 2020.

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

'Hamilton' timeline: From Miranda's 'joke' to Obama's White House to Broadway to Chicago by Doug George

Sept. 1789: Alexander Hamilton is first U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, serving until 1795. March 2008: "In the Heights" opens on Broadway, a musical written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, directed …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Review “Burn This,” Further Casting Announced for “West Wide Story” and “In the Heights” Films, and Why are They Turning “Oklahoma!” into a TV Show? [display_…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

The Horror of Dolores Roach, Based on Daphne Rubin-Vega-Led Empanada Loca, to Be Adapted for TV by Ryan McPhee

Rubin-Vega, recently announced to appear in the In the Heights movie, will serve as a consulting producer.

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In the Heights Film Adds Rent Original Daphne Rubin-Vega as Daniela by Andy Lefkowitz

The In the Heights film casting keeps rolling out. New to the lineup is two-time Tony nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega, who will take on the role of sassy hairstylist Daniela. Rubin-Vega is most k…

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Daphne Rubin-Vega, Dascha Polanco, Stephanie Beatriz Join the Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS by TV News Desk

Daphne Rubin-Vega,Dascha Polanco andStephanie Beatrizhave joined the cast of the highly-anticipated film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS.

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Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz and Dascha Polanco Join ‘In The Heights’ Film by Greg Evans

Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz and Dascha Polanco are the latest In The Heights castings announced via Twitter by Lin-Manuel Miranda. The trio join the Jon M. Chu-directed Warner Bros …

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Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz & Dascha Polanco Join In the Heights Movie by Olivia Clement

The film adaptation from Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes will begin filming in Washington Heights this summer.

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Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz, and Dascha Polanco Join In the Heights Movie by Olivia Clement

The film adaptation from Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes will begin filming in Washington Heights this summer.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV, and Jimmy Smits Join Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS Film Adaptation by TV News Desk

Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV, and Jimmy Smits havejoined the cast of the highly-anticipated film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS.

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See a Mini In the Heights Reunion Backstage at Off Broadway's Smart Blonde by Nathan Skethway

Lin-Manuel Miranda and director Thomas Kail visited star Andréa Burns, who played Judy Holliday in the recently-closed Smart Blonde.

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Olga Merediz to Reprise Tony-Nominated Turn as Abuela Claudia in In the Heights Movie by Andy Lefkowitz

The In the Heights film may be a year away, but we can breathe knowing that we have a perfect Abuela Claudia. Powerhouse Broadway veteran Olga Merediz, who originated the role on and off-Bro…

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Jimmy Smits Joins Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In The Heights’ Film; Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz Also Cast by Amanda N'duka

Jimmy Smits, Olga Merediz and Gregory Diaz have joined In The Heights, the Jon M. Chu-directed Warner Bros film adaptation of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical. Miranda tweeted the news (see th…

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Olga Merediz, Gregory Diaz IV, Jimmy Smits Join In the Heights Movie by Ryan McPhee

Merediz will reprise her performance as Abuela Claudia, having earned a Tony nomination for the role in 2008.

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

Today on Broadway: Monday, April 15, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Laurie Metcalf Will Be Back on Broadway in 2020, More Exciting “In the Heights” Casting, Betsy Wolfe, Michael Urie to Lead “High Button Shoes” [display_podcast] “Today on B…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

BREAKING: BROOKLYN 99's Stephanie Beatriz Joins The Movie Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS; Olga Merediz & Daphne Rubin-Vega 'In Talks' by BroadwayWorld

Vulture reports that Stephanie Bratriz will play Carla in the IN THE HEIGHTS movie. The film is set for a 2020 release and will film uptown this summer. She joins the recently announced Anth…

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Broadway Set Models for In the Heights, Spring Awakening, and Grease Part of Theatrical Design Exhibition in San Antonio by Adam Hetrick

Design elements and inspirations for the original productions of Fiddler on the Roof, Pippin, Mame, and Damn Yankees are part of the new exhibit America On Stage.

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Today on Broadway: Friday, April 12, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Tina” Confirms Broadway Plans, Major Tonys Rule Changes, “In the Heights” Film Announces Four Leads [display_podcast] “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Frid…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Meet the Cast of the IN THE HEIGHTS Movie with Performance Clips and More! by Linnae Medeiros

Lights up in Washington Heights As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the movie adaptation of the Tony-winning musical In the Heights has officially found its cast In honor of the occasion, …

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Jimmy Smits to Join Cast of IN THE HEIGHTS Film by TV News Desk

Emmy and Golden Globe winnerJimmy Smitsis in talks to join the film adaptation of In the Heights, according to Collider.

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BREAKING: Anthony Ramos, Melissa Barrera, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace Will Lead IN THE HEIGHTS FILM; Set For 2020 Release by BroadwayWorld

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter to announce the leads for the highly anticipated film adaptation ofIn The Heights Anthony Ramos will star as Usnavi, Melissa Barerra as Vanessa, Corey Hawk…

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Casting Update for In The Heights Film by Mark A. Robinson

Lin-Manuel Miranda is finally letting the cat out of the bag, bit by bit, with some details on the forthcoming In the Heights film. According to Miranda’s Twitter account, In the Heights w…

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Melissa Barrera & Leslie Grace Join In the Heights Film by Andy Lefkowitz

¡Alabanza! Strong-voiced young stars Melissa Barrera and Leslie Grace have been cast in the upcoming screen adaptation of the Tony-winning musical In the Heights. They will take on the role…

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Melissa Barrera and Leslie Grace Join In the Heights Movie by Ryan McPhee

Production on the screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes’ musical will begin this summer.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Why We Hate Slow Things? by Artsjournal

“Slow things drive us crazy because the fast pace of society has warped our sense of timing. Things that our great-great-grandparents would have found miraculously efficient now drive us a…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Wonder musical in the works based on Julia Roberts, Jacob Tremblay film by Nick Romano

No need to wonder anymore about what the next movie-to-Broadway-musical will be. It’s Wonder, that film with Julia Roberts and Jacob Tremblay that sought to make theater-goers weep their h…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares More About the In The Heights Film and What It Was Like Recording With President Obama by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth learns secrets about Gwen Verdon, the In The Heights movie, and more.

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