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Zach Theatre's In the Heights
This production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical brings us the life and pride of an immigrant neighborhood at an important time
"...Heights will be a theatrical footnote compared with writer Lin-Manuel Miranda's other work (Hamilton, anybody?). But right now, it's..."

June 16, 2017 Arts Review by Elizabeth Cobbe

Sarah Vowell's Lafayette in the Somewhat United States
Everyone give it up for America's favorite fighting Frenchman
"...hip-hop musical by Tony/Emmy/Grammy-winner and recent MacArthur Genius grantee Lin-Manuel Miranda. On Aug. 6 of this year, after months..."

Oct. 30, 2015 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Into The Adventure Zone With Griffin McElroy
Local podcaster tells how his brother, his brother, and he turned a game of Dungeons & Dragons into storytelling magic
"...on VRV); and a longstanding friendship with Broadway beloved Lin-Manuel Miranda. [inset-1-right]..."

Oct. 13, 2017 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Quinton, Meet Hamilton
UT alum J. Quinton Johnson joins Hamilton cast tonight
"...– and not just in any show but in Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning phenomenon...."

Jan. 6, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Author, Poet, and Podcast Host Carrie Fountain Isn’t Trying to Trick You
The 2019 Texas Poet Laureate talks shop as she receives two Texas honors
"...by Flatiron Press last year. The protagonist, high schooler Miranda Black, like Fountain, is a half-Latina growing up in..."

April 5, 2019 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Mary Poppins Returns
The perfect nanny returns, the same as last time
"...Directed by: Rob Marshall. Starring: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh,..."

Dec. 21, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

FX Miniseries Fosse/Verdon Puts On a Hell of a Show
Williams & Rockwell dramatize the partnership of director & dancer
"...team behind Fosse/Verdon (a stacked deck including executive producer Lin-Manuel Miranda, stars Williams and Sam Rockwell, and The Americans..."

April 8, 2019 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Tickets for Hamilton’s Austin Dates on Sale Now
Here’s how to increase your chances of getting seats to the big show
"...first time the hit production – the brainchild of Lin-Manuel Miranda – touches down in Austin. Tickets are available..."

April 8, 2019 Arts Post by Kimberley Jones

Hamilton Comes to Bass Concert Hall in 2019
Season tickets now on sale for Broadway in Austin series
"...Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning hip-hop musical will anchor the just-announced Texas..."

Feb. 20, 2018 Arts Post by Kimberley Jones

Orphans! The Improvised Orphan Musical at the Hideout
This tribute to musicals starring spunky singing street kids makes you believe the sun’ll come out tomorrow
"...and dialogue, and while the results won't exactly have Lin-Manuel Miranda or Susan Stroman looking over their shoulders, the..."

Jan. 19, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Jolt Aims to Energize the Latino Vote
Local activist nonprofit engages a growing demographic
"...choreographed dance to a "mash-up" version of Hamilton playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda's "Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)" and "Somos..."

Sept. 1, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Summer Stock Austin's A Shoe Story
Allen Robertson and Damon Brown's new musical reinvents "The Elves and the Shoemaker" as a timely tale of refugees but in a clever, playful way
"...spirit of 21st century musical theatre – Word up, Lin-Manuel Miranda! – a quality that's heard throughout the score,..."

Aug. 4, 2017 Arts Review by Robert Faires

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