Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Drama Book Shop, Now Owned by Hamilton Team, Will Reopen in 2020; David Korins to Design New Location by Andy Lefkowitz

The Drama Book Shop is returning to NYC. The iconic retailer of theater scripts and books, which was forced to close last year, will reopen in March 2020 at 266 West 39th Street, one bloc…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

We Interviewed the Wrong Lin-Manuel Miranda, But At Least We Got to Meet a Polyamorous Couple by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio If anyone has established themselves as a centerpiece of the last decade’s musical theatre zeitgeist, it’s beloved Hamilton wordsmith Lin-Manuel Miranda. When…

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Spotlight On...Roberto Araujo by Michael Block

Name: Roberto AraujoHometown: Mexico City, MexicoEducation: Theatre Major in Mexico CitySelect Credits: West Side Story at North Shore Music Theatre, In the Heights at GALA Theatre, Evita at…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Robin De Jesús, Vanessa Hudgens & Alexandra Shipp Will Join Andrew Garfield in Tick, Tick...Boom! Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Lin-Manuel Miranda has selected a strong company of co-stars for his screen adaptation of Jonathan Larson's off-Broadway musical Tick, Tick...Boom! The previously announced Netflix film, sta…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Tickets For MRS. DOUBTFIRE On Broadway Are Now On Sale

Tickets for the Broadway premiere of Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical, are now on sale at Telecharge.com. Produced by multi-Tony Award winner Kevin McCollum (Avenue Q, Rent, In The Heights, S…

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

Measure for Measure Delivers A Rousing ‘In the Heights’ by Bill Hirschman

Measure For Measure Theatre’s rousing production in Sunrise brings into focus that Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes’s musical is, at its heart, about the twin themes of dream…

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Anthony Ramos Talks IN THE HEIGHTS' Diversity and What it Means to the Latinx Community

Anthony Ramos plays Usnavi in the upcoming film adaptation of In The Heights. He recently spoke to ET about his experience working on the film, the importance of the show, diverse casting, a…

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Freestyle Love Supreme to Offer Wednesday Performances for Holiday Season

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME, the highly-acclaimed improv sensation created by Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Anthony Veneziale in 2004 before In The Heights and Hamilton, has added four 7:00…

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Dallas Theater Center Adjusts Understudies Policy Following Cancellation & Twitter Drama

It was just two hours to curtain of Dallas Theater Center's production of IN THE HEIGHTS when production finds out an actor is injured and the production will be unable to perform that even…

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Photo Flash: Go Inside the BKLYN Reunion Concert with Eden Espinosa & More!

Just last night, October 21, BKLYN came back with a 15th Anniversary reunion concert for one-night-only. The company was led by Eden Espinosa (RENT, Wicked) as Brooklyn, Karen Olivo (Mouli…

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Watch In The Heights’ Anthony Ramos’ High-Energy Performance of New Single ‘Mind Over Matter’ by Dan Meyer

The Hamilton alum sang from his new album The Good & The Bad on The Late Late Show With James Corden.

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Must List: a classic musical, a 'genius' TV show, and a plea to the universe by Lin-Manuel Miranda

For EW’s inaugural My Must List — in which an artist we love shares some of the things they love — we asked Lin-Manuel Miranda for some recommendations.  Cabaret It’s a master class…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Listen to & Juliet turn Britney Spears' 'Baby One More Time' into a haunting call to arms by Sydney Bucksbaum

The West End is getting a big dose of pop thanks to & Juliet. The new musical features the works of legendary pop songwriter Max Martin, and we’ve got a sneak peek at how the London sh…

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Daphne Rubin-Vega Talks Living In the Heights & Season 2 of The Horror of Dolores Roach Podcast by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega has had a busy summer. The second season of her podcast The Horror of Dolores Roach, which is based on her solo show Empanada Loca and is getting a TV series a…

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Javier Muñoz on Scrappy Tweets, Hamilton in the Rearview, His New Role and More on Show People by Broadway.com

Teagle F. Bougere & Javier Muñoz in The New Englanders (Photo: Joan Marcus) Javier Muñoz may not spit rhymes on stage as the 10-dollar Founding Father at the Richard Rodgers Theatre …

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Mrs. Doubtfire Broadway musical gets full cast, opening date by Maureen Lee Lenker

Broadway is about to be hit with a run-by fruiting. On Wednesday, producers announced the full cast and a spring Broadway opening date for Mrs. Doubtfire, a musical based on the 1993 film …

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

VIDEO: Watch Jasmine Cephas Jones Join Anthony Ramos in His Music Video for 'Mind Over Matter'

Original Hamilton cast member and In the Heights film star, Anthony Ramos, will soon drop his first album, The Good & The Bad. Republic Record will release the album on October 25.

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Listen to In the Heights Tony Nominee Olga Merediz Sing New Song From Disney Channel’s Elena of Avalor by Adam Hetrick

Taye Diggs will also be featured in the upcoming Dia de Los Muertos–themed episode.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

Photo Flash: Viva Broadway Wraps Up EL CONJUNTO Concert Series

Take a look inside the final Viva Broadway's 'El Conjunto' Concert Series which featured Khris Davis (Sweat, FX's “Atlanta”), Robin de Jesus (The Boys in the Band, In the Heights), Alexi…

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A Royal Return! Aladdin Will Welcome Courtney Reed Back on Broadway for a Limited Engagement by Lindsey Sullivan

Courtney Reed, the original leading lady of Aladdin on Broadway, will return to the role at the New Amsterdam Theatre from October 16 through October 27. Arielle Jacobs, who currently plays …

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Rising Together: A Conversation with Margo Hall and Dave J. Abrams

by Lauren Spencer In advance of the upcoming TBA Awards Celebration, I chatted with this year?s hosts, Margo Hall and Dave J. Abrams. Hall is a veteran Bay Area artist who wears many hats i…

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Will Swenson & Quentin Earl Darrington Join Eden Espinosa & More in BKLYN Reunion Concert

Today, producers Eden Espinosa, Bridget Elise Yingling, Scott Prisand, Doug Feurring and Jana Shea announced additional stars for the one-night-only 15th Anniversary reunion concert o…

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Freestyle Love Supreme by Barry Gordin

Five Reasons Why Freestyle Love Supreme is a Welcome Change for Broadway By: Iris Wiener             October 8, 2019: Before there was Hamilton and In the Heights there wa…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Game of Thrones' Brenock O'Connor to Lead Sing Street Musical at New York Theatre Workshop by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the world premiere production of Sing Street, a new musical based on John Carney's Golden Globe-nominated 2016 motion picture. The previously announced production wi…

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Bernadette Peters Will Return to the Small Screen in CW's Katy Keene by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning legend Bernadette Peters has landed a series-regular role on Katy Keene, the upcoming spinoff of the CW hit Riverdale, according to Deadline. Peters will play the "eccentricall…

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In the Heights and Hamilton Star Anthomy Ramos to Discuss Debut Album in Conversation With 92Y by Emily Selleck

Ramos will sit down at the Upper East Side venue to chat The Good & the Bad.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Freestyle Love Supreme Made In The Heights and Hamilton Happen by Ruthie Fierberg

Watch Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Christopher Jackson, Anthony Veneziale, and more spill secrets about the Broadway hip-hop improv show on opening night.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Freestyle Love Supreme hits Broadway with its infectious blend of wit and rhymes by Jessica Derschowitz

It’s either a relief, cause for concern, or maybe a little bit of both — but when you get to Freestyle Love Supreme, the unique and delightful show blending hip-hop and improv, you’ll …

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Friday, September 27, 2019

First Look: Freestyle Love Supreme by Broadway Direct

Before Hamilton, before In the Heights, there was freestyle love supreme. Now, more than 15 years after its inception, the original hip-hop musical phenomenon from Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel…

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BWW TV: J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker & More Get Ready to Cut Loose for Kennedy Center's FOOTLOOSE!

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon presents the Broadway Center Stage production of Footloose. The cast is led by J. Quinton Johnson (Choir Boy, Hamilton, Broadway …

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Photo Coverage: Meet the Star-Studded Cast of The Kennedy Center's FOOTLOOSE

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon presents the Broadway Center Stage production of Footloose. The cast is led by J. Quinton Johnson (Choir Boy, Hamilton, Broadway …

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