The platinum-selling rock band We The Kings releases The Story Of Tonight – Remix EP (S-CURVE RECORDS/BMG), a five song digital EP featuring remixes of “The Story Of Tonight” from the Tony-award winning musical Hamilton. The song, which toasts young rebels’ dreams of glory, was originally covered by We The Kings in 2016 as a tribute to Lin-Manuel Miranda’s brilliant work. Their version is transformed on the EP with remixes by Delbert Bowers, Dave Aude, Mike D, Jason Nevins and C-Rod. Read more
Multi-award winning director TINA LANDAU discusses her latest project, THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL which will have its pre-Broadway premiere at Broadway In Chicago’s Oriental Theatre beginning June 7, 2016. For more information visit BroadwayInChicago.com Read more
Performer/Actor JOHN ANGELES discusses his decade long involvement with STOMP and talks about what makes the show a international success. STOMP is currently playing the Broadway Playhouse through January 1, 2017. For more information visit BroadwayInChicago.com
Mr. Angeles is from Fort Worth, TX, where he began his music training studying percussion. He went on to study percussion and music performance at TCU where he got his bachelor’s degree in music education. He was a proud member of the 2001 DCI world champions, the Cavaliers, where he marched snare drum. Throughout college and thereafter, John has performed with various percussion groups and bands, and has toured the world doing performances and clinics. John would like to thank his parents, family, and his friends for helping make his dreams come true, and dedicates his performances to them all. Read more
Film director KYLE OLSON discusses the making of THE LAST SIGNAL, which documents the reunion of two World War II veterans reuniting for the first time in 70 years.
In June 2015, a 92 year old man became an overnight internet sensation. His name is Raymond “DeVere” Johnson, and he was believed to be the last surviving World War II veteran of the LST-218. Adamant to prove he was not alone, his daughter created a post on Facebook asking help finding him a fellow shipmate. In just days, the post went viral, garnering over one million hits and attention from media outlets from all over the world. Weeks later, 91 year old veteran John Heimsoth was discovered. In effort to make up lost time, these veterans scheduled their first and final reunion.
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The Book of Mormon’s DAXTON BLOOMQUIST stops by the show and and discusses playing the repressed, yet fabulous Elder McKinley the mega hit musical. For tickets and more information visit BroadwayInChicago.com Read more
Actress JENNIFER BLOOD discussing her role of Miss Honey is the National Touring Company of MATILDA and also details her exploration of the most unique coffee shops in America. For more information, including tour dates, cities and tickets, please visit BroadwayInChicago.com or matildathemusical.com/tour , @MatildaBroadway or facebook.com/MatildaOnBroadway. Read more