Thursday, July 22, 2021

Tragedy of Macbeth , Starring Denzel Washington & Frances McDormand, to Open New York Film Festival by Lindsey Sullivan

After being on hiatus due to COVID-19, the starry new screen adaptation of Macbeth will have its world premiere this fall. Variety reports that Joel Coen's film based on Shakespeare's play…

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Odds & Ends: Christy Altomare, Derek Klena & More to Reunite for Songs for a New World Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Songs for a New World Concert to Take Place Under the Stars An outdoor concert production of Jason Robert Brown's Songs for…

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Wednesday, July 21, 2021

IN THE HEIGHTS Star Leslie Grace Will Play BATGIRL in New Movie

Gordon is the daughter of Commissioner Gordon from the original Batman comics. She is one of several characters who have taken on the Batgirl mantle — Gordon was originally introduced as B…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:40PM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

A live talk on his new book ‘In the Heights: Finding Home’ with Lin-Manuel Miranda by Deb Miller

As part of the series Live Talks Los Angeles, Stellar is streaming An Evening with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Quiara Alegría Hudes & Jeremy McCarter on Wednesday, July 21, beginning at 9 pm ES…

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VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda and Karen Olivo Join IN THE HEIGHTS 'Blackout' Trend!

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Karen Olivo have joined in on the new In the Heights trend sweeping through TikTok! The pair, who originated the roles of Usnavi and Vanessa in the original Broadway p…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:34PM
Monday, July 19, 2021

John Kander and Lin-Manuel Miranda in virtual conversation to support the Vineyard Theatre by Deb Miller

Off-Broadway’s acclaimed Vineyard Theatre concludes its 2021 Gala Series on  Thursday, July 22, beginning at 7 pm, with a live watch party featuring a conversation between two of Broadway…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:45PM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

In the News: Audra McDonald and Chita Rivera Headline Disneyland's Gay Days, The Drama Book Shop Hosts In the Heights: Finding Home Signing by Talaura Harms

Plus, Jeremy Kushnier and Britney Coleman will lead a concert production of Camelot at Sag Harbor's Bay Street Theater.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Quiara Alegría Hudes, and Jeremy McCarter to Appear at Drama Book Shop Signing by Matthew Wexler

The signing of "In The Heights: Finding Home" marks The Drama Book Shop's first booksigning event in its new home. The post Lin-Manuel Miranda, Quiara Alegría Hudes, and Jeremy McCarter to …

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Quiara Alegría Hudes and Jeremy McCarter Will Have an In-Person Signing For IN THE HEIGHTS: FINDING HOME at the Drama Book Shop

A limited number of tickets will be available for purchase beginning Friday, July 16 at 10:00am online. Learn more about the event and how to attend here!

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Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Corbin Bleu Discusses Why He's Excited to Honor Theater Students as the Host of the 2021 Jimmy Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

A breakout star from Disney's original High School Musical, Corbin Bleu has gone on to show off his triple-threat skills on Broadway in In the Heights, Godspell, Holiday Inn and the 2019 re…

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Unpacking In The Heights’ choreographic film references, from Busby Berkeley to West Side Story

The post Unpacking In The Heights’ choreographic film references, from Busby Berkeley to West Side Story appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Friday, July 9, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda Hopes to Begin Work on a New Stage Musical in 2022

On the latest episode of the New York Times web series, Offstage, Lin-Manuel Miranda chatted with theatre reporter Michael Paulson about his purchase of the Drama Book Shop, the creation of …

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Vineyard Theatre’s 2021 Gala Series culminates in an intimate conversation between legendary musical theatre composers John Kander (Cabaret, Chicago, The Vineyard’s The Scottsboro Bo…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 01:34PM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

IN THE HEIGHTS Wins Best Picture at HCA Midseason Awards

See the full list of award winners here. In The Heights took home top honors, including best picture, best actor for Anthony Ramos, and best director for Jon M. Chu.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:20AM
Thursday, July 1, 2021

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"Lights up on Washington Heights, up at the break of day" Grab your Piragua and hairspray because th

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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Theater Quiz for June 2021 by New York Theater

How well were you paying attention to the theatrical doings in June? Answer the dozen quiz questions below to find out. (Clockwise from top left: Scenes from “In The Heights,” “Hot Win…

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In The Heights stars hope the new movie will encourage audiences to celebrate life by Sean McLoughlin

International Grammy nominee Leslie Grace and Mexico City theatre star Melissa Barrera are hot-stepping their way to superstardom thanks to

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Brendon Henderson and Gabriela Day discuss the 2021 film In The Heights directed by Jon M. Chu. Gabi

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Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Odds & Ends: Tony Winner John Lithgow to Return to Dexter & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. John Lithgow Set for Dexter Reboot Two-time Tony winner John Lithgow will reprise one of his Emmy-winning roles: Arthur Mit…

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Fiddler On The Heights by Admin

The film adaptation of In the Heights, based on the 2005 Broadway musical, is an unapologetically Latine story, set in the neighborhood of Washington Heights in uptown Manhattan. This movie …

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Monday, June 28, 2021

BROADWAY LIVE CINEMA FESTIVAL Postponed Due to 'Unforeseen Circumstances'

Broadway Live Cinema Festival, the new film and live performance event honoring Broadway and movie musicals, was set to kick off next month at AMC Empire 25 Theater in Times Square, featurin…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:36PM

Broadway Profiles: Tommy Kail on the History of the Drama Book Shop & What's in the Works by

HAMILTON, IN THE HEIGHTS and FOSSE/VERDON director Tommy Kail sits down at the new Drama Book Shop to discuss his career and what's next.

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Tommy Kail Discusses His History with the New Drama Book Shop & What He Has in the Works by Lindsey Sullivan

With hits under his belt like In the Heights, Freestyle Love Supreme, Hamilton and Fosse/Verdon, Tommy Kail is a visionary director. The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an inter…

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NYC's Broadway Live Cinema Festival Postponed by Logan Culwell-Block

The series was set to include live performances during movie theatre screenings of In the Heights, Chicago, West Side Story, and more.

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Sunday, June 27, 2021

This Week on Broadway for June 27, 2021: And… We’re Back? by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Bruce Springsteen reopening Broadway last night, review of the movie of In The Heights, Peter’s trips to Music Theatre Wich…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, June 25, 2021

Jennifer Nettles Talks About Working with Brandi Carlile and Alex Lacamoire on ALWAYS LIKE NEW by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview HERE: Want more Backstage Live episodes? Visit Richard Ridge chats with Broadway veteran Jenni…

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Anthony Ramos Had to Get a License for 'Transformers' by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James Corden connects with "In The Heights" star Anthony Ramos, a film that also features his sister and mother. After James asks Anthony about just recently getting his driver's license, Ca…

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Thursday, June 24, 2021

Odds & Ends: Stage & Screen Fave Krysta Rodriguez to Headline Live Concert & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Krysta Rodriguez Returns to the Stage Homebound binge-watchers have likely loved seeing Broadway alum Krysta Rodriguez play…

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I Interview Playwrights Part 1100: Brittany Fisher by Adam Szymkowicz

Brittany FisherHometown: Richmond, VACurrent Town: New York City, NYQ:  What are you working on now? A:  So I’m currently about to start the production process for my first short film, e…

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

News: Primal Forces Reborn; In The Heights @ Arsht; Dramaworks’ Wilson & Wendy; Audio Plays @ Theatre Lab by Bill Hirschman

Lots of News: Primal Forces reorganizes as Boca Stage, Dramaworks series on August Wilson and Wendy Wasserstein, Local production of In The Heights set for Arsht, Theatre Lab reads new audio…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 10:36PM

Jimmy Smits and Broadway star Olga Merediz send a shout-out to Australian audiences by Sean McLoughlin

With the adaptation of In The Heights now in cinemas, stars of the film Olga Merediz and Jimmy Smits have

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 04:00PM

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