Monday, September 21, 2020

Watch Now: Anthony Ramos Talks Hamilton with James Corden by Broadway Direct

James Corden connects with Anthony Ramos, who is filming a movie in Budapest. James asks Anthony the process of auditioning for Hamilton. And James asks Anthony about his new song "Stop." Th…

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Jasmine & Ron Cephas Jones Make Emmy History; Additional Broadway Alums Win 2020 Emmy Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Jasmine Cephas Jones, who can be seen in the original cast of Hamilton on Disney+, earned her first Emmy Award for her performance on Quibi’s #FreeRayshawn. On Sept…

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Hamilton's Raymond Baynard Joins Motivation Monday With Built for the Stage September 21 by Playbill Staff

The weekly series streams live on Playbill's YouTube every Monday t 11:30 AM ET, hosted by Coach Joe Rosko.

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Robin De Jesús, Javier Muñoz & More Will Take Part in Today's Broadway for Biden Phone Bank

Broadway for Biden's weekly phone banking initiative continues today, Monday, September 21, 2020, from 7-9pm EST. The evening's theme is Spotlight on Latinx Voices and is set to feature Ashl…

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The next act: how the pandemic is shaping online theatre's future by Arifa Akbar

The explosion of digital productions of all sizes has shown great creativity and made hit shows more accessible – but is it all financially sustainable? In the past six months, theatre has…

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Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones Become First Father/Daughter Duo to Win Emmy Awards in the Same Year

This weekend, Hamilton alum Jasmine Cephas Jones and her father, stage and screen actor Ron Cephas Jones, became the first father-daughter duo in history to win Emmy Awards in the same year.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

Jasmine Cephas Jones, Laurence Fishburne & More Win Emmy Awards Ahead of Broadcast by Lindsey Sullivan

Though the 72nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will air on September 20, numerous awards have been already been announced this week. Broadway alums Jasmine Cephas Jo…

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Hamilton and Trauma – Why He Wrote Like He Was Running Out Of Time, Part II by Admin

One of the true and few joys of this quarantine time has been the early home release of the pro shot of Hamilton: An American Musical. We received what we have never had before: the opportun…

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Jasmine Cephas Jones, Laurence Fisburne, More Win Emmy Awards Ahead of Primetime Broadcast by Dan Meyer

The Hamilton alum and Tony winner earned trophies for their work on Quibi’s #FreeRayshawn.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Jasmine Cephas-Jones Wins Creative Arts Emmy for #FREERAYSHAWN on Quibi

This evening, Hamilton-alum Jasmine Cephas-Jones took home her first Emmy for Outstanding Actress In A Short Form Comedy Or Drama Series for her role on the Quibi series, #FreeRayshawn.

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Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda Among Presenters for 2020 Emmy Awards & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Starry Emmy Presenter Lineup Though the 2020 Emmy winners may not be heading up to the podium due …

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Stage Door Virtually! Meet Hamilton Alums September 17 by Dan Meyer

Playbill Social Selects teams up with Broadway Roulette's Elizabeth Durand Streisand for a virtual hangout.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Starbird & the Phoenix Join Broadway Buskers Concert Series

Starbird & the Phoenix (Courtney Bassett & Andrew Swackhamer; The Great Comet, Manifest) will join Broadway Buskers in the series' concert on Tuesday, September 29. The program will …

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Watch Anthony Ramos Deliver a Sunset Serenade & Dish On Watching Himself in Hamilton by Lindsey Sullivan

Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Anthony Ramos is making major moves. He will appear in new action film Honest Thief, which stars Liam Neeson and hits theaters on October 9. As prev…

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Cody Renard Richard Launches Scholarship Program for BIPOC Theatre Makers by Broadway Direct

Cody Renard Richard (Hamilton, Freestyle Love Supreme), veteran Broadway stage manager and one of Variety’s 2020 Broadway Players to Watch, announces The Cody Renard Richard Scholarship P…

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WATCH: Anthony Ramos Shares His Journey to The Room Where It Happened by Dan Meyer

The Hamilton alum and upcoming In the Heights film star talks about auditioning, working on a cruise ship, and more.

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VIDEO: Anthony Ramos Performs 'Stop', Talks HAMILTON and More on THE LATE LATE SHOW

Anthony Ramos appeared as a guest of last night's episode of The Late Late Show with James Corden!

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Odds & Ends: Younger Creator Says Seventh Season Will 'Unofficially' Be Its Last by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Younger's Seventh Season Will 'Unofficially' Be Its Last Season seven of the TV Land series Younger, starring two-time Tony…

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Cody Renard Richard and Broadway Advocacy Coalition Launch The Cody Renard Richard Scholarship Program

Veteran stage manager Cody Renard Richard (Hamilton, Freestyle Love Supreme), in partnership with the Advocacy Coalition, announced The Cody Renard Richard Scholarship Program to honor, up…

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Checking In With… Girl From the North Country and Hamilton Star Austin Scott by Andrew Gans

"We need the white theatre makers, who currently hold the vast majority of the power, to make long-term public commitments to implement real structural change from the top down."

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Monday, September 14, 2020

Hamilton Veterans Brandon Victor Dixon and Rory O'Malley Team Up for #MeBecomesWe Voter Registration Campaign by Ryan McPhee

The campaign includes a September 17 virtual town hall featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda, Adrienne Warren, Nikki M. James, and more.

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Sunday, September 13, 2020

X is for Xavier Rubiano, a Broadway casting director who likes Miscast by New York Theater

Casting director Xavier Rubiano loves attending “Miscast,” the annual concert produced by MCC Theater in which Broadway stars perform songs in roles for which they would never be cast. E…

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Saturday, September 12, 2020
Friday, September 11, 2020

In the News: Leslie Odom Jr., Sting Set for Virtual SummerStage Jubilee Concert, Steven Levenson's Seven Minutes in Heaven to Launch Colt Coeur Season by Andrew Gans

Plus: Watch Hamilton Tony nominee Christopher Jackson perform an inspiring 9/11 tribute at the U.S. Open.

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Stage Door Virtually! Meet Hamilton and Rent Alums in New Online Sessions by Dan Meyer

Playbill Social Selects teams up with Broadway Roulette's Elizabeth Durand Streisand for a virtual hangout.

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

In the News: Jamie Ballard, Keith Hamilton Cobb, Maria-Christina Oliveras, More Set for The Tempest Radio Play, TEDxBroadway Moves Online, More by Andrew Gans

Plus, Kristin Chenoweth will lead master classes as OCU partners with Academy of Live and Recorded Arts for Master’s Program in Los Angeles and London.

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Watch Luis & Lin-Manuel Miranda Join Forces in the Moving Trailer for Siempre, Luis by Lindsey Sullivan

The man is nonstop! The new documentary Siempre, Luis centers on the journey of Lin-Manuel Miranda's father, Luis Miranda. The film follows his path from Puerto Rico to the U.S. and eventual…

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Blindspotting Series Greenlit by Starz, Starring Hamilton’s Jasmine Cephas Jones by Dan Meyer

Tony winner Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal write and executive produce the series.

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Christopher Jackson Will Perform For the US Open's 9/11 Tribute

The US Open will present its annual 9/11 tribute on Friday, which will feature Hamilton star Christopher Jackson.

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