Theatre as a Safe Space

It’s 2016 and news is traveling incredibly fast. In the wake of the presidential election, it’s hard to keep track of every political issue or scandal being buzzed about by the media. But, there’s one news story that has definitely kept my attention. A few weeks ago, Vice President-Elect Mike Pence attended a performance of…

Believe the “Hamilton” Hype

  Even if you’ve never had an interest or taste for musical theater and have found long-running, popular musicals such as Les Miserables or the Phantom of the Opera to be dreadful, there is still a high chance you might enjoy Hamilton. The musical, which is quickly making its composer and star, Lin-Manuel Miranda, a…

The Countdown to “Hamilton” in Boston

By: Sarah Hope If you haven’t listened to “Hamilton” yet, you are way behind. It’s an amazing historical hip-hop musical about Alexander Hamilton and those surrounding him, written by a genius: Lin-Manuel Miranda. Even those who are not involved in musical theatre and the performing arts are finding themselves intrigued by the musical representation of…