For all its faults, the form (and its fans) can’t help but stand up and sing for the underdog, for the awakened conscience, for moments of joyful liberation.
The Tony-winning actor and singer talks about the impact he feels fortunate to have made as an artist.
From ‘Shuffle Along’ to ‘Hamilton,’ a look at how black music has shaped the sound of U.S. musical theatre.
Commercial and not-for-profit theatres can’t do without each other, but hooking up can be as profitable as it is problematic.
Audra McDonald journeys from Fresno to ‘Ragtime’ and gets crowned Broadway’s favorite ingenue in the process.