I’ve never posted here about a stage show before, for the plain and good reason that I don’t see stage shows. They are expensive and I live in America’s backwash. 3,621 more words
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So for this episode of Music You Need in Your Life, I have to tell you about my obsession of the past few months, the original cast recording of the new Broadway musical 531 more words
It has been an extremely difficult and physically and mentally demanding couple of weeks, involving much travel and more emotional trauma. I cancelled pretty much everything and changed all plans to spend as much time in Canada as possible, so I had about 12 very sickly hours in New York. 958 more words
I’m dazed. Literally.
I first saw the off-Broadway production back in February, at the Public, as a birthday present to myself. It was a staggering achievement then, but even more so now. 144 more words
Pictured: Lin-Manuel Miranda and the cast of “Hamilton” (credit: Variety)
In the highly-anticipated recording of one of the most lauded musicals in years, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Hamilton” is more than a show where hip-hop meets history. 526 more words