Mandy “In the Heights,” Gonzalez On AOL Build (Video)

Drama Desk and OBIE Award-winning actress, Mandy Gonzalez possesses one of the most powerful and versatile contemporary voices of our time. Continue Reading →

A Free Harlem’s Hamilton Performance Is Coming To NYC

free-hamilton-in-harlem2Guest Of A Guest reports that as if you needed another reason to love Hamilton after the cast’s moving speech to VP-elect Mike Pence, the Broadway sensation is going off the grid for one night only and giving fans a chance to skip the expensive tickets and experience the live performance for FREE. Continue Reading →

Diddy Is Compared To Harlem Founding Father And Rings NYSE Bell

diddy on wall streetHarlem man Sean “Diddy” Combs is in the midst of a momentous week. First he presented the Best Hip-Hop Video Award at the VMAs, then he opened a school in Harlem, and today (August 30) he rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Continue Reading →

Free NYC Dance Week Classes And Hip-Hop Bootcamp At Ailey Extension

Capoeira Class at the Ailey Extension1As you may know, NYC Dance Week kicks off with Ailey Extension this Thursday, June 16, and continues through Saturday, June 25 at The Joan Weill Center for Dance in NYC.  Continue Reading →

‘Hamilton,’ Original Broadway Cast Recording, 2016

Hamilton (Original Broadway Cast Recording)Hamilton” – which transferred to Broadway following a sold-out run at The Public Theater in NYC – is the acclaimed new musical about the scrappy young immigrant Alexander Hamilton, the $10 Founding Father who forever changed America with his revolutionary ideas and actions. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s ‘Hamilton’ Breaks Tony Award Nominations 2016

hamiltonThe 2016 Tony Award nominations are in and, as expected, Alexander “Hamilton” who lived in Harlem is poised to win big. Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr. and company all scored nods. Continue Reading →

Renee Elise Goldsberry Welcomes Hillary To Harlem

Renee Elise Goldsberry Welcomes Hillary Clinton to Harlem With The National AnthemHola, Ola, Salam əleyküm, Guten Tag, Bonjour! Hamilton star and Grammy Winner Renée Elise Goldsberry welcomed Hillary Clinton to Harlem earlier this week with an incredible rendition of The National Anthem. Check out the video below! Continue Reading →

Fariña Announces Free ‘Hamilton’ Ticks For NYC Students

7.207207Hamilton producer Jeffrey Seller and Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña, The Rockefeller Foundation president Judith Rodin, and Gilder Lehrman executive director Lesley Herrmann today announced an educational partnership to provide 20,000 NYC public school students from Harlem to Hollis with the opportunity to see Hamilton on Broadway and integrate the show into classroom studies. Continue Reading →