Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Broadway Actors Set for Geva Theatre Center’s In the Heights by Andrew Gans

The Lin-Manuel Miranda musical will begin performances at the Rochester venue September 5.

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘In the Heights’ at Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre by Jeanie Casison

It isn’t hard to imagine being on the streets of New York when you step inside the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre (ASGT) this season. “In the Heights,” the lively Tony and Grammy…

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Friday, August 11, 2017

In The Heights

Wed, September 6 thru Sun, October 8 @ Olney Theatre Center, presented by Olney Theatre Center -- Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Broadway musical, In The Heights, heralded the a…

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Ticket Giveaway: Bandstand by New York Theater

Win two tickets to see Bandstand for free.  I liked this show, about a 1940’s swing band made up of World War II veterans, for its thrilling choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, who w…

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Breaking: Last Gig! BANDSTAND Will Play Final Broadway Performance This September by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Award winning production of the new American musical Bandstand, directed and choreographed by three time Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler Hamilton, In The Heights and featuring…

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Robin De Jesús Will Lead Olney Theatre's In The Heights as Usnavi by Ruthie Fierberg

Broadway’s original Sonny will take on a new role in the Maryland theatre’s fall production.

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Theater News: Olney Theatre Center Announces Full Cast for In the Heights

Linedy Genao, Mili Diaz, and More Join Robin De Jesús in a coproduction with Round House Theatre of Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical.

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Sunday, July 30, 2017

From banking to Broadway: Linedy Genao discusses 'On Your Feet!' journey by (lauren McMillen )

Linedy Genao knows how to make it happen both on and off the stage. In 2015, Linedy made her Broadway debut in On Your Feet!, the hit musical based on the life and career of Gloria and …

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Friday, July 28, 2017

Dear Evan Hansen & Hamilton Tony Winner Alex Lacamoire Joins The Greatest Showman as Executive Music Producer by Andy Lefkowitz

Alex Lacamoire, the mastermind orchestrator behind Tony-winning musicals Dear Evan Hansen and Hamilton, has been named executive music producer of the highly anticipated movie musical T…

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From In the Heights to On Your Feet! : Look Back at Andréa Burns on the Stage as She Prepares to Sail on Playbill Travel’s Rhine River Cruise by Hannah Vine

The Drama Desk winner will perform aboard the cruise from Switzerland to the Netherlands beginning August 13.

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Monday, July 24, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Cast Recordings Perfect for a Summer Road Trip by Lindsey Sullivan

Monday is here, and we're already making plans for next weekend. How about that summer road trip we keep putting off? Whether you're visiting friends or catching as many out-of-town …

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Hamilton's Stephanie Klemons talks In the Heights, [the art project], and more by (lauren McMillen )

I recently sat down with Stephanie Klemons, who is finishing up her run as Vanessa in Pittsburgh CLO's production of In the Heights. In the interview above, Stephanie talks about being back …

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Will Stew & Heidi Rodewald's 2008 Musical Passing Strange Return to Broadway? by Andy Lefkowitz

Passing Strange, the musical collaboration which won singer-songwriter Stew a 2008 Tony Award for Best Book, could be headed back to the Great White Way. According to The New York Post, Broa…

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Watch the Jimmy Awards Finalists Take On Into the Woods, Beauty and the Beast, In the Heights, and More by Olivia Clement

See highlights, including the winners’ performances, from the ceremony at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre last month.

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Back to the barrio: 'In the Heights' comes to Pittsburgh CLO by (lauren McMillen )

The lights are back up on Washington Heights as Lin-Manuel Miranda's first Broadway musical hit, In the Heights, takes the stage at the Benedum Center in Pittsburgh. If you never had the cha…

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

PBS Releases Dates for Broadway’s Best on Great Performances by Broadwaydirect

As part of their series Great Performances, PBS has released the air dates for the Broadway productions of She Loves Me, Present Laughter, Prince of Broadway, and Holiday Inn. The season wi…

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Saturday, July 8, 2017

Stage review: Pittsburgh CLO's 'In the Heights' admirably brings the barrio to Pittsburgh by Joshua Axelrod / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Watching Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pre-”Hamilton” work is now a fascinating exercise in experiencing an auteur cutting his teeth before the project that would blow them all away.

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Thursday, July 6, 2017

CMU grad Joshua Grosso changes his tune to rap for 'In the Heights' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Before “Hamilton” made “Immigrants, we get the job done” a viral catchphrase, there was “In the Heights” to set Lin-Manuel Miranda down the path to Broadway and hip-hop history b…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

On Your Feet! National Tour Will Star Christie Prades & Mauricio Martinez by Andy Lefkowitz

Christie Prades will star as Gloria Estefan and Mauricio Martinez will play Emilio Estefan in the first national tour of On Your Feet!. Martinez will also perform the role of Emilio on Broad…

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On Your Feet! National Tour Finds Its Gloria & Emilio Estefan by Andy Lefkowitz

Christie Prades will star as Gloria Estefan and Mauricio Martinez will play Emilio Estefan in the first national tour of On Your Feet! As previously announced, the 80-week tour will launch o…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Aladdin's Courtney Reed to Make Solo Cabaret Debut at Feinstein's/54 Below This Sunday by BroadwayWorld

Courtney Reed, current and original star of Disney's Aladdin on Broadway and veteran of In The Heights and Mamma Mia, is set to make her solo cabaret debut this Sunday evening at Feinstein's…

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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More! by BroadwayWorld

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we featur…

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

Tony Talk: Best Choreography, BANDSTAND's Andy Blankenbuehler by BroadwayWorld TV

Andy Blankenbuehlerhas won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Choreography forBandstand. Mr. Blankenbuehler won a 2008 Tony Award for his choreography in the Tony Award winning Best Musical In The…

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Tony Talk: Best Orchestrations, DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Alex Lacamoire! by BroadwayWorld TV

Alex Lacamoire has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Orchestrations forDear Evan Hansen. This marks his third Tony nomination and third win. Lacamoire won the 2016 Tony Award for Best Orchest…

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Cappies Review: ‘In The Heights’ at Clarksburg High School by Guest Author

Review submitted by Lina Snyder-Romero of South Lakes High School. When a Dominican shop owner living in New York has a chance to leave his hood and go back to his island, he hesitates to …

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Photo Flash: First Look at the European Premiere of WORKING by BroadwayWorld

Directed by Luke Sheppard In The Heights the cast ofWORKINGincludes Gillian Bevan Teachers,Holby City, Dean Chisnall Shrek, Blood Brothers, Krysten Cummings Rent, Siubhan Harrison Guys and D…

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Spotlight On...Sarah Suzuki by Michael Block

Name: Sarah SuzukiHometown: Littleton, COEducation: BA in Theater from Barnard CollegeSelect Credits: Liminal Space (Rhapsody Collective), Chokher Bali (Hypokrit Theater Company), Macbeth (K…

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Broadway Folk Set for Pittsburgh CLO’s Million Dollar Quartet, Newsies, In the Heights by Andrew Gans

James Snyder, Eric Kunze, Jennifer Allen, and Stephanie Klemons will be featured in the summer season.

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Pittsburgh CLO casts include Broadway veterans and newcomers for the summer of 2017 by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh CLO has announced casting for much of its 2017 season, including Pittsburgh CLO alumni, Broadway artists and first-timers such as Joshua Grosso, making his debut as Usnavi in &quo…

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

A Look at the U.S. Premiere of In the Heights in Spanish by Hannah Vine

The production runs April 20–May 28 at GALA Theatre in Washington, D.C.

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