Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Texas church issues apology for unauthorised ‘Christian’ Hamilton that rewrote bawdy raps
The production changed lyrics, added a ‘repentance’ scene and was followed by a sermon saying God would save people who ‘struggle with homosexuality’

Steph Harmon

24, Aug, 2022 @2:18 AM

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The cartoon where it happens: Lin-Manuel Miranda guest stars as horse in new Bluey episode
The Hamilton creator has said the series was his most-watched show of the pandemic, and now he has a surprise voice credit

Steph Harmon

14, Jun, 2022 @5:14 AM

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Queen’s platinum jubilee concert 2022: the Platinum Party at the Palace – as it happened
One of the showpiece events for the platinum jubilee is a concert with Queen, Diana Ross, Elton John and more

Stuart Heritage

04, Jun, 2022 @9:51 PM

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Diana Ross, Queen and Lin-Manuel Miranda to play Party at the Palace
Saturday evening’s three-hour event at Buckingham Palace will include musical theatre and pop stars

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

03, Jun, 2022 @3:12 PM

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‘It was shameful I didn’t know about it’: Hamilton’s Giles Terera on the Zong slave-ship massacre
The Olivier-winning actor is starring in his own play about a horrifying chapter of history and the fight to abolish slavery. He reflects on the resistance to making the story heard

Arifa Akbar

21, Mar, 2022 @10:37 AM

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Clapping fatigue, Covid smooches and sprayed canapés: inside the Oscar nominees luncheon
Will Smith spurns my advances, Kenneth Branagh makes new friends and Coppola chardonnay flows at this year’s socially distanced nominees lunch

Hadley Freeman

09, Mar, 2022 @3:58 PM

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‘She immediately saw herself’: how Encanto strikes a major chord in a diverse world
The runaway success of the Colombia-set animation, with its infectious Lin-Manuel Miranda songs, is in no small part thanks to its Latinx characters, cast and key film-makers

Cath Clarke

28, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Out of tune: why are audiences staying away from the movie musical?
West Side Story, Dear Evan Hansen and In the Heights have all been box office flops this year, which has led to a questioning of the genre’s place in Hollywood

Noah Gittell

17, Dec, 2021 @7:16 AM

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Bring It On: The Musical review – Lin-Manuel Miranda leads the cheer
Love Island’s Amber Davies tops a charismatic cast, including Olympic gymnast Louis Smith, in a spirited show co-created by the Hamilton man

Chris Wiegand

14, Dec, 2021 @11:59 PM

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Encanto review – Disney musical casts its spell with a little help from Lin-Manuel Miranda
Miranda’s slinky soundtrack and unexpected subtleties align as Disney’s new outsider heroine tries to save her family from ruin

Simran Hans

27, Nov, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Lin-Manuel Miranda: ‘Doing Hamilton every night saved me. It kept my head from getting off the swivel’
When his Broadway show became a global phenomenon, the rigours of daily performance kept the actor and songwriter grounded. Then Disney and Hollywood came calling. Now, the ‘musical theatre fanboy’ has returned to his first love

Emma Brockes

20, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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TV tonight: Tracey Emin and Martin Freeman pay tribute to artist Bridget Riley
Riley, considered a revolutionary painter, talks to Kirsty Wark. Plus: Children in Need. Here’s what to watch this evening

Hollie Richardson, Ali Catterall, Hannah Verdier, Phil Harrison and Simon Wardell

19, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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