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Lou Harry Reviews Hamilton

Hamilton isn’t just a musical, it’s a phenomenon that is even more miraculous because of its improbability.”

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The Hoosier Connections To Hamilton

Singing Our Praises

barbecuing illustration by Shane Harrison
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The Hoosierist: Winter Barbecuing

“Though firing up an outdoor grill is the signature move of barbecue establishments, any type of restaurant is free to break out the Weber.”

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Video: Mike Pence Attends ‘Hamilton,’ Gets Lectured

“We, sir—we—are the diverse America who are alarmed and anxious that your new administration will not protect us, our planet, our children, our parents, or defend us and uphold our inalienable rights,” said actor Brandon Victor Dixon.

The Ticket 2015
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Q&A: Ethan Holder

This Indy native is already performing on Broadway in The King and I at 12 years old.

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Quick Q&A with Alan Cumming

“I met him (Jay Z) at a party, and his friends were saying how much they loved me. Then a few weeks later, I get a call from Jay Z. I know. Showbiz.”

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Best of Indy: 10 Holiday Pick-Me-Ups

The film selection sometimes strays a long way from the genre at Roving Cinema’s annual party. Even so, it’s one of our 10 Best of Indy holiday picks.

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Video: ISO Yuletide Singers 'Let It Go' at Circle of Lights

Broadway vet Ben Crawford and his merry band of mercenaries tackled that monstrous song from Frozen at the 52nd-annual event.

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Video: Josh Kaufman Rehearses for Broadway's Pippin

“There’s a lot to it as far as obviously your typicals, the songs and the lines, but also the acrobatics,” he says. “There’s a lot to get in my head, but it’s getting there.”

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Reasons to See Cheyenne Jackson at The Cabaret

Previous incarnations of his ‘Cocktail Hour’ show featured arrangements of songs by Joni Mitchell, Tom Jones, Shirley Bassey, and Amy Winehouse.

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Laura Benanti Shows Classic and Comic Chops at Cabaret

One of the best moments of the evening came early on as she started into the brilliant mash-up of two pop-music nuggets, Ellie Goulding’s “Starry-Eyed” and Lana Del Rey’s “Video Games.” That’s when the night’s brief drama played out.

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Five Reasons to See Laura Benanti at The Cabaret

Benanti has shared the stage with numerous Broadway stars, co-owns Kristen Chenoweth’s TV curse, and kills it on Twitter. Here she comes, Indy.

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Broadway's 'Memphis' Heats Up Clowes Hall

The surefire standout of the night was Jasmin Richardson as Felicia, just as impressive in her quiet moments on stage as when she let that glorious voice soar.

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Wicked Soars at Indy's Murat Theatre

The Act II dramatics add up to a relentless rush as the plot—sorcery and love triangles and scapegoats, oh my!—corkscrews through one twist after another.

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Q&A: Emily Behny, Indiana's Own Wicked Star

The native Hoosier and Ball State grad plays a character now who’s a far cry from the previous role she revealed to local audiences. See her thoughts on obsessed Wicked fans, life on the road, and more.