The actor’s role in the onscreen adaptation hearkens back to his introduction to musical theater and time spent in New York City.
After a delayed release, the vibrant film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical couldn’t be more welcome.
Intersectionality meets the workplace comedy in this Teatro Vista-Victory Gardens coproduction.
Controversies over abuse, alleged druggings, and “whitewashing” roiled even as Shakespeare 400 Chicago soared.
In an extraordinarily ugly election season, the rousing Hamilton shows us the light.
There was much ado about the casting of Porchlight Theatre’s In the Heights, but Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pre-Hamilton musical shines through.
Chicago’s fall theater season shows a new emphasis on social consciousness.
The theater community gathered to work on a solution.
The Chicago theater community debates casting for Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes’s In the Heights.
The Hemosa-based musical theater company could have told a powerful story of Latinxs in America. Instead they cast a white actor as the storyteller.
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