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Broadway's 'Hamilton' Receives Kennedy Prize for Historical American Drama

Is ‘Hamilton’ Non-Whites Casting Call Racist? >>

Recently, 'Hamilton' announced that they were seeking for the upcoming tour. However, the casting notice they put out is not sitting well with some. The ad, seeking non-white performance, may be in violation of New York City Human Rights Law. Could Hamilton’s casting call be seen as racist?

Broadway's 'Hamilton' Receives Kennedy Prize for Historical American Drama

‘Hamilton’ Lin-Manuel Miranda Get's Shot to "Step in Time" with 'Mary Poppins' >>

It’s a jolly holiday with Lin-Manuel Miranda. That is right. The mastermind behind Hamilton and In the Heights may be joining Emily Blunt in the upcoming Mary Poppins sequel. Miranda is reportedly being looked at the role of Jack, a lamplighter who is said to be quite similar to our favorite Chimney Sweep, Bert played by Dick Van-Dyke in the original 1964 film. The film will be directed by Rob Marshall who also directed film versions of 'Chicago', 'Nine' and 'Into the Woods.'

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