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It's all about theater... Because, shouldn't it be?

I left off my last post with my exciting theater weekend, but let’s face it: that’s like every weekend I’ve been here… And isn’t that obvious? 549 more words

Manhattan

Review/Rave: Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton

Last Friday, I saw a preview of Hamilton, the new Broadway show starring Lin-Manuel Miranda. The musical focuses on the life of founding father Alexander Hamilton. 1,580 more words

Alexander Hamilton

F.I.L.M. of the Week (July 16, 2015)

Had I not known “C.O.G.” was based on a David Sedaris story prior to viewing the film, my reaction would probably have been less enthused.  I would have chided it for being slight and meandering, simply jumping around a bunch of mini-stories without ever settling. 298 more words

Movie Reviews

The Rise and Fall of a Theater Geek by Seth Rudetsky

I was lucky enough to attend a Barnes and Noble event in celebration of Seth Rudetsky’s second young adult novel, The Rise and Fall of a Theater Geek… 774 more words

Danielle-villano

Jonathan Groff Is Thrilled 'That B*tch Madonna' Was Banned From His Broadway Show For Texting

Former Glee and Looking star Jonathan Groff, who stars as King George in the Broadway production of Hamilton, possesses no stars in his eyes for… 278 more words

TV

Patti LuPone defends taking phone from audience member

TORONTO — Theatre veteran Patti LuPone lashed out this week at “rude, self-absorbed and inconsiderate audience members” who use their mobile devices during performances.

The 66-year-old made the remarks in a statement issued a day after she took a phone away from a woman who was texting during the second act of Wednesday night’s performance of… 316 more words

Entertainment

Ana Gasteyer, Jonathan Groff star in 'A New Brain' on stage at City Center as part of Encores! series

Imagine doing a show and only have a week to rehearse. Kind of scary right?

Well, that’s what several performers are doing at New York City Center this summer. 99 more words

Backstage On Broadway