Tag Archives: Hamilton

SINGING HAMILTON IN CARS

Celebrities, Politicos, Soccer-Moms and Babies gettin’ their Alexander on! Exploring the intermittently sublime sub-sub-sub genre of singing along to Hamilton while riding in a car!   Above is the famous Late Late Show Carpool Karaoke starring James Corden and Lin-Manuel … Continue reading

Posted in Live! On Stage, Melodies Linger On, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Best Hamilton Anecdote Ever (well, surely one of the best)

The actor Rob McClure (currently performing in Something Rotten) just posted the following anecdote about Hamilton on his Facebook page.  It’s going viral, as they say nowadays.  Read it to see why:   “Hamilton deserved every Tony. Here’s one of … Continue reading

Posted in Live! On Stage, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ANTOINETTE LOVES ALEXANDER – 11 Tonys for Hamilton

To no one’s surprise, the musical Hamilton dominated the Tony awards show tonight, winning a near record 11 Tonys (after racking up a record breaking 16 nominations). But beyond the electric charge and grace not only exhibited by Hamilton, but … Continue reading

Posted in Live! On Stage, Melodies Linger On, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ANTHONY TOMMASINI RATTLES ME – On the Importance of Music in a Musical

Today the New York Times published an excellent dialog between its classical music critic and avowed musical theater enthusiast Anthony Tommasini and its pop music critic Joe Caramanica about the musical Hamilton. The exchange included this from Tommasini, which has … Continue reading

Posted in Live! On Stage, Notes in the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

H A M I L T ON – Friday, August 21, 8pm, Rear Mezzanine, A 109

I cried twice during the second act Tears steaming down my face, shoulders quaking   First, when tragedy strikes Alexander and Eliza Hamilton Their marriage already strained by scandal, estranged And now the death by duel of their eldest son … Continue reading

Posted in Live! On Stage, Melodies Linger On | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment