Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Hamilton Welcomes Austin Scott as New Broadway Star by Andy Lefkowitz

History has its eyes on him! Austin Scott takes over the title role in the Broadway production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit musical Hamilton beginning on February 19. Scott…

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Rebecca Naomi Jones, Damon Daunno, Ali Stroker Will Transfer with Reimagined Oklahoma! to Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Oh, what a beautiful mornin'! We're excited to announce casting for the upcoming Broadway transfer of Daniel Fish's innovative new take on Oklahoma! The previously anno…

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Standing at Zero: Hamilton's Ryan Vasquez by JK

So, why "Standing at Zero"? You know the numbers across the front of the stage? Zero is center, and we are putting one performer front and center. This month's honoree is a true utility play…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Talent and Tenacity by Aaron Hunt

Thespian alum takes center stage in Chicago Hamilton The post Talent and Tenacity appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Presidents on Stage: Washington, Lincoln et al on Broadway by New York Theater

Nearly every president has been depicted on the stage at one time or another. There are currently three on Broadway — in a single show, “Hamilton” which opened Off-Broadwa…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Today on Broadway: Monday, February 18, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Emergency Leads to Panic at “Hamilton” in San Francisco, Busy Week for Theatre, and Reviews for Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge in “Sea Wall/A Life” “…

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HAMILTON and SHN Release Statement on Chaos at San Francisco Performance; Further Details Revealed by Stephanie Wild

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, a recent performance of Hamilton in San Francisco ended in chaos and mass panic after a misinterpreted medical emergency.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

'Hamilton' panic over mistaken reports of gunfire injures three in San Francisco by Erin Nyren

Three people were injured after mistaken reports of an active shooter at a San Francisco production of "Hamilton" caused attendees to flee the theater. CNN reported that a woman experienced…

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Medical Emergency at HAMILTON in San Francisco Causes Mass Panic by Stephanie Wild

According to CBS News, at yesterday's performance of Hamilton is San Francisco, a misinterpreted medical emergency caused chaos and mass panic.

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Hamilton audience flees mid-performance after emergency causes 'fear of active shooter' by Jacob Stolworthy, Jacob Stolworthy

A medical incident caused mass panic in the San Francisco theatre

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Friday, February 15, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Takeaways from Sitting Near Kids at a Broadway Show by JK

During my most recent Broadway trip, I had the opportunity to sit next to and around kids of a fair age range. Normally, I don't even notice such things, except that just prior to that weeke…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

K-pop Girl Band BLACKPINK Debuts on U.S. Television by Blouin Artinfo

Sensational K-pop girl band BLACKPINK has debuted on U.S. television, performing live on CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert." The band's management agency announced the news on Tuesday…

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20 Famous Broadway Love Triangles by Ruthie Fierberg

From The Phantom of the Opera to Hamilton, audiences can count on a love triangle to kick off drama and inspire showtune staples.

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VIDEO: Celebrate Love with Bryan Terrell Clark and Michael McElroy's THE COLOR PURPLE Tribute at Broadway Backwards! by BroadwayWorld

In honor of Valentine's Day, Broadway CaresEquity Fights AIDS has released a new video from Broadway Backwards 2018 As part of the annual event that features gender-reversed versions of musi…

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Photo Coverage: Inside the Latest eduHAM at HAMILTON by Walter McBride

EduHam is a series of HAMILTON Wednesday matinees made available to New York City schools with a high concentration of students from low-income families for the ticket price of only 10. This…

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World Premiere of Hamilton: The Exhibition Moves Opening to April 27 by Michael J. Roberts

Photo Credit: Shane Marshall Brown The world-premiere of Hamilton: The Exhibition, scheduled to debut in Chicago on Northerly Island [...] The post World Premiere of Hamilton: The Exhib…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Delays mean Chicago 'Hamilton' exhibit opening 3 weeks late by The Associated Press

CHICAGO • The world premiere of an exhibit based on the Broadway hit "Hamilton" will be delayed three weeks in part due to recent subzero temperatures in Chicago.

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'Hamilton: the Exhibition' delays opening to April 27 on Northerly Island by Kt Hawbaker

The world premiere of "Hamilton: the Exhibition," scheduled to debut in Chicago on Northerly Island this spring, has announced a new opening, with its first public admissions now set for Apr…

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WATCH: #HamiltonHumpDay - Jimmy Fallon joins the Puerto Rico cast of Hamilton for "The Story of Tonight"

After what seemed like forever, the world finally got to see Lin-Manuel Miranda onstage as HAMILTON again! Lin joined the Puerto Rico cast for a short run and everyone was feeling the love! …

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Kinky Boots Star Andy Kelso’s 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

The actor recalls performances in Hamilton, Doubt, Ghost Quartet, and more.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Freestyle Love Supreme review – Lin Manuel Miranda's hip-hop improv by Alexis Soloski

Greenwich House Theater, New YorkThe Hamilton creator’s goofily entertaining show has been around since 2004 and in its new Manhattan home, it’s more fun than everLin-Manuel Miranda, the…

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Freestyle Love Supreme review at Greenwich House Theatre, New York – ‘an improvised rap show’ by Mark Shenton

Long before In the Heights and Hamilton brought him to international prominence, Lin-Manuel Miranda was a member of the improvisational comedy hip-hop

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Shows Off His Early Work, Bringing Back ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ by David Cote

Seeing Freestyle Love Supreme, the rap-improv troupe that Miranda founded in college, will give you a new understanding of the phenomenon known as 'Hamilton.'

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Nicolette Robinson, Leslie Odom Jr., & Cynthia Erivo Sign On to Produce Witness Uganda by Drew Shade

It’s official! Tony Award winners Cynthia Erivo (The Color Purple) and Leslie Odom, Jr. (Hamilton), along with his wife Nicolette Robinson (Waitress) have joined on as producers for …

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Lee Wilkof & More to Join Michael Stuhlbarg in Socrates at the Public by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Tim Blake Nelson's world premiere play Socrates at off-Broadway's Public Theater. The previously announced production, directed by Tony winner Doug …

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Hamilton team wins at inaugural casting directors awards by Giverny Masso

The casting directors behind Hamilton have won an inaugural award in celebration of their work. Paul Wooller, Felicity French and Trevor Jackson

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How A Teenager’s Lecture On The US Constitution Made It To Broadway by Artsjournal1

“Much as Hamilton gave America’s founding a progressive cool factor and became the quintessential Obama-era musical, [Heidi Schreck’s] What the Constitution Means to Me capture…

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Poll: Which ‘Hamilton’ Song Is The Best Jamilton? by Kailey Hansen

The post Poll: Which ‘Hamilton’ Song Is The Best Jamilton? appeared first on Theatre Nerds.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ahmad Simmons to Play Ben Vereen on Fosse/Verdon & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Ahmad Simmons to Play Ben Vereen on Fosse/Verdon Another standout star has been added to the cast of Fos…

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Lifetime's American Princess, With Tony Nominee Rory O’Malley, Sets Premiere Date by Andrew Gans

The series featuring The Book of Mormon and Hamilton star will debut this June; O’Malley has also recently become full-time podcast host for the Geffen.

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Broadway Grosses: Football Legend Tiki Barber Gives Kinky Boots a Box Office Boost by Broadway.com

Over the past couple weeks, audiences have been treated to a unique talent onstage at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where New York Giants legend Tiki Barber has taken over as Don in Kinky …

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