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<i>Star of the Week</i>:  Leslie Odom Jr. is an inimitable and original talent

Star of the Week: Leslie Odom Jr. is an inimitable and original talent

  History has its eyes on Leslie Odom Jr. Although the newly-minted Tony winner is leaving Hamilton along with his castmates Lin-Manuel Miranda and Phillipa Soo on July 9, he has successfully made an indelible… Read more »

Lulu Fall on the ground-breaking operas <i>Hadestown</i> and <i>The Great Comet of 1812</i> and the need for diversity in theatre

Lulu Fall on the ground-breaking operas Hadestown and The Great Comet of 1812 and the need for diversity in theatre

Hell is the coolest place off-Broadway. Hadestown, the new folk-opera created by singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell and directed by OBIE winner Rachel Chavkin, who is best known for her direction of Natasha,… Read more »

<i>Drama Doodles</i>: Celebrating the 2016 Tony Award nominated performances

Drama Doodles: Celebrating the 2016 Tony Award nominated performances

The 70th Annual Tony Awards are shaping up to be perhaps the most highly-viewed in the entire history of the ceremony. All eyes were on Broadway earlier this year when Hamilton won the… Read more »

<i>Crazy Ex-Girlfriend</i> star Gabrielle Ruiz on transitioning from stage to screen, her <i>Hamilton</i> connection

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Gabrielle Ruiz on transitioning from stage to screen, her Hamilton connection

Gabrielle Ruiz welcomes the dislike bestowed by fans onto her Crazy Ex-Girlfriend character Valencia. Ruiz, who has spent the last year playing the self-interested and often brutally honest Valencia in… Read more »

<i>Don’t Rain On Her Parade</i>: Raise a Glass to the Schuyler Sisters

Don’t Rain On Her Parade: Raise a Glass to the Schuyler Sisters

Note: This article is part of a bigger project honoring strong females, fictional and real, in theatre as part of Women’s History Month. by Celeste Montaño First, there were the Fates of… Read more »