Tags » Broadway Musicals

Top 17 Musicals to Obsess Over Besides Hamilton

Yeah, I know, Hamilton is a phenomenon, and with excellent reason. It truly is like nothing ever before seen on Broadway, and EVERYONE is taking notice of it. 2,080 more words

Lists

How I was "brought up": a Stage Manager's musings

“That’s the way I was brought up.” This was a quote from a friend and fellow Stage Manager, Kenny McGee, referring to coming up as a young stage manager in the professional theatre. 790 more words

Hamilton // Act 2

Act Two
(Lyrics are in italics and added banter is in parenthesis.)

What’d I Miss:

Can we talk about how Daveed Diggs can not only do a French accent but can also do a fabulously snarky southern accent as well? 1,564 more words

Life.

Bright Star on Broadway

I have a new obsession. Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s Bright Star, which is currently running on Broadway. I’m a lifelong lover of bluegrass thanks to my dad, and I got to see Steve, Edie, and Steep Canyon Rangers in concert a few years ago in Indianapolis. 102 more words

Obsessions

My Date With The Phantom -- A First Timer Goes To Broadway

I’ve seen more than a dozen musicals — The Wiz, Hairspray, Dreamgirls, Grease, even the oldies like Carmen Jones and Cabin in the Sky. And yet, I continue to believe that I don’t particularly… 1,185 more words

Life

Opera Queens

I attended a wonderful production last night at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City of Donizetti’s, Roberto Devereux. We attended with an old friend of my partner’s who was in New York City for a get together of a group of Beverly Sills’ fans from across the country. 532 more words

Aging

Hamilton // Act One

So we recently discovered Hamilton: An American Musical and it is the best thing to ever come into our lives. The musical is about Alexander Hamilton’s life and Lin-Manuel Miranda who wrote the soundtrack (all forty-six songs), a book about it, and plays Alexander Hamilton is pretty much a genius. 1,489 more words

Life.