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<i>The Boy Who Danced on Air</i> breakout star Troy Iwata on the compelling musical and why he loves provocative new theatre

The Boy Who Danced on Air breakout star Troy Iwata on the compelling musical and why he loves provocative new theatre

During times full of sensitive social issues, theatre has always been a medium through which to confidently address the taboo. Theatre does not exist purely to entertain – sometimes, it’s important… Read more »

<i>Spring Awakening</i> alum Kathryn Gallagher talks about creating her sound, speaking her mind and celebrating authenticity in art

Spring Awakening alum Kathryn Gallagher talks about creating her sound, speaking her mind and celebrating authenticity in art

Kathryn Gallagher made her Broadway debut as Martha in the 2016 Tony-nominated Deaf West revival of Spring Awakening, and has since released several of her own EP’s. Blending folk, rock,… Read more »

<i>The View UpStairs</i> stars Jeremy Pope and Taylor Frey discuss telling the story of a forgotten piece of LGBT history

The View UpStairs stars Jeremy Pope and Taylor Frey discuss telling the story of a forgotten piece of LGBT history

In an emotionally charged social and political climate for the LGBTQ community, Max Vernon took pen to paper and created The View UpStairs, a powerful new musical which addresses one… Read more »

Margo Seibert discusses finding harmony in <i>In Transit</i>, her philanthropy organization RACKET

Margo Seibert discusses finding harmony in In Transit, her philanthropy organization RACKET

In Transit, the fresh, innovative a cappella musical set in the subways of New York found its Broadway home at The Circle in the Square this past December. 36 previews and… Read more »

<i>Hadestown</i> star Damon Daunno discusses ‘getting loose’ in off-Broadway musical <i>Beardo</i>

Hadestown star Damon Daunno discusses ‘getting loose’ in off-Broadway musical Beardo

Damon Daunno may sing about being an outsider on the inside but his star power has been steadily rising since his turn as Orpheus in Hadestown which concluded its successful run at… Read more »

Choreographer Spencer Liff discusses storytelling through movement in <i>Falsettos</i>, <i>Spring Awakening</i>

Choreographer Spencer Liff discusses storytelling through movement in Falsettos, Spring Awakening

“Love can tell a million stories” and so can Spencer Liff’s choreography. Liff has taken part in highly-acclaimed Broadway revivals such as Hedwig and the Angry Inch and Spring Awakening… Read more »