Brandon Victor Dixon News

Gender: Male
Brandon Victor Dixon Reflects on Mike Pence's Controversial Visit to HAMILTONBrandon Victor Dixon Reflects on Mike Pence's Controversial Visit to HAMILTON
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

In the interview, the two time Tony nominee, currently starring as Aaron Burr in the hit Broadway musical HAMILTON, reflects back at a controversial visit from Vice President-elect Mike Pence last November. (more...)

Photo Flash: HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon Visits Chess in the Schools MLK Day Chess TournamentPhoto Flash: HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon Visits Chess in the Schools MLK Day Chess Tournament
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Today, January 16, Brandon Victor Dixon, currently starring as Aaron Burr in Hamilton on Broadway, celebrated Martin Luther King Day with hundreds of NYC public school children at the Chess in the Schools  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Chess Tournament at PS 11 in Chelsea. Dixon, who played chess as a student himself, addressed the kids  at the tournament's awards presentation.  (more...)

Trump Supporter Who Interrupted HAMILTON Banned from Chicago TheatersTrump Supporter Who Interrupted HAMILTON Banned from Chicago Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

BroadwayWorld has learned that a Trump supporter interrupted the Saturday evening performance of Hamilton in Chicago. An audience member seated in the balcony allegedly shouted 'We won! You Lost! Get over it! F*ck you!' during the number 'Dear Theodosia.' (more...)

Photo Coverage: Baseball Legend Derek Jeter visits HAMILTONPhoto Coverage: Baseball Legend Derek Jeter visits HAMILTON
by Walter McBride - Dec 24, 2016

Baseball legend Derek Jeter visited Hamilton yesterday, and BroadwayWorld was there to capture photos of the athlete meeting Hamilton creator of both the musical and the title role, Lin-Manuel Miranda; original cast members Christopher Jackson and Thayne Jasperson; current Aaron Burr, Brandon Victor Dixon, and more! (more...)

BWW Review: Andrew Rannells, John Mulaney, Nick Kroll, and More Reject Donald Trump's Plea for Antiseptic Theater in A SAFE AND SPECIAL PLACE BenefitBWW Review: Andrew Rannells, John Mulaney, Nick Kroll, and More Reject Donald Trump's Plea for Antiseptic Theater in A SAFE AND SPECIAL PLACE Benefit
by Casey Mink - Dec 24, 2016

Early on the morning of November 19, Donald Trump took to Twitter (as he has a tendency to do) to make the assertion that "The Theater must always be a safe and special place." On December 19, one month to the day after Trump's Broadway-fueled Twitter deluge, Liz Meriwether and Shira Milikowsky put on A SAFE AND SPECIAL PLACE, an evening of works written and performed by some of the theater's best and most promising talents. The event, held within the atmospheric walls of the McKittrick Hotel and which benefited The Trevor Project and Kids in Need of Defense was, as you could guess, anything but what Trump would deem "safe and special." (more...)

Photo Coverage: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban, and Cate Blanchett Judge HAMILTON Door Decorating Competition 2016Photo Coverage: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Josh Groban, and Cate Blanchett Judge HAMILTON Door Decorating Competition 2016
by Walter McBride - Dec 24, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda dropped by Hamilton yesterday with pals Josh Groban and Cate Blanchett to judge the all-important holiday door-decorating contest, and BroadwayWorld was there to capture all the highlights.  (more...)

Non-Stop! Alysha Deslorieux, Taran Killam, Anthony Lee Medina and More Will Join Broadway's HAMILTON This WinterNon-Stop! Alysha Deslorieux, Taran Killam, Anthony Lee Medina and More Will Join Broadway's HAMILTON This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Alysha Deslorieux, J. Quinton Johnson, Bryan Terrell Clark, Taran Killam and Anthony Lee Medina will join the Broadway cast of Hamilton in principal roles, it has been announced by producer Jeffrey Seller. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 12/6/2016 - 12/13/2016Hottest Articles on BWW 12/6/2016 - 12/13/2016
by - Dec 13, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 12/6/2016 - 12/13/2016. (more...)

Photo Flash: Their Shot! First Look at Javier Munoz, Mandy Gonzalez, Brandon Victor Dixon and More in HAMILTON on BroadwayPhoto Flash: Their Shot! First Look at Javier Munoz, Mandy Gonzalez, Brandon Victor Dixon and More in HAMILTON on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2016

Finally! BroadwayWorld is excited to share a first look at HAMILTON's new stars making history onstage every night in New York City. Scroll down for the stunning shots! (more...)

Susan Egan Weighs in on HAMILTON Controversy in Response to Larry O'ConnorSusan Egan Weighs in on HAMILTON Controversy in Response to Larry O'Connor
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2016

Following the curtain speech made by the Broadway cast of Hamilton to Vice President-elect Mike Pence that took over the Internet, the resultant aftermath included an article from Hot Air writer Larry O'Connor (formally known by the alias 'Stage Right') titled 'And this is why I was a closeted conservative when I worked on Broadway' (sic). (more...)

Photo Coverage: Thomas Mizer and Curtis Moore Honored with Fred Ebb AwardPhoto Coverage: Thomas Mizer and Curtis Moore Honored with Fred Ebb Award
by Walter McBride - Nov 29, 2016

The Fred Ebb Foundation just presented the twelfth annual Fred Ebb Award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters to Thomas Mizer and Curtis Moore, last night in the Penthouse Lounge of The American Airlines Theater. (more...)

12th Annual Fred Ebb Award Presented Tonight to Thomas Mizer & Curtis Moore12th Annual Fred Ebb Award Presented Tonight to Thomas Mizer & Curtis Moore
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

The Fred Ebb Foundation (Mitchell S. Bernard, Trustee) in association with the Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) will present the twelfth annual Fred Ebb Award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters to Thomas Mizer and Curtis Moore, tonight from 6-8pm at a by-invitation-only ceremony in the Penthouse Lounge of The American Airlines Theater. The award, named in honor of the late award-winning lyricist Fred Ebb, will be presented by Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Randy Rainbow Weighs in on Pence at HAMILTON with a Message for Donald TrumpSTAGE TUBE: Randy Rainbow Weighs in on Pence at HAMILTON with a Message for Donald Trump
by Stage Tube - Nov 22, 2016

On Friday night Vice President-elect Pence, paid a visit to Broadway's revolutionary mega-hit, Hamilton and he received a less than enthusiastic reception. At the conclusion of the show, the production's current Aaron Burr, Brandon Victor Dixon, read a statement to the Vice President-elect on behalf of the company, available here. Now Randy Rainbow has weighed in on the controversy! (more...)

VIDEO: HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon Responds to Critics on 'The View'VIDEO: HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon Responds to Critics on 'The View'
by TV News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon discussed Vice President elect Mike Pence's recent controversial visit to the Broadway musical, and responded to critics who believe that the statements made by the cast following the show, may not have been the right and place to be made.  (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 11/15/2016 - 11/22/2016Hottest Articles on BWW 11/15/2016 - 11/22/2016
by - Nov 22, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 11/15/2016 - 11/22/2016. (more...)

Update: Trump Supporter Who Interrupted HAMILTON In Chicago Charged With Criminal TrespassingUpdate: Trump Supporter Who Interrupted HAMILTON In Chicago Charged With Criminal Trespassing
by Alan Henry - Nov 21, 2016

BroadwayWorld has learned that a Trump supporter interrupted the Saturday evening performance of Hamilton in Chicago. An audience member seated in the balcony allegedly shouted 'We won! You Lost! Get over it! F*ck you!' during the number 'Dear Theodosia.' (more...)

HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon Talks Mike Pence Visit on CBS THIS MORNINGHAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon Talks Mike Pence Visit on CBS THIS MORNING
by TV News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

HAMILTON's Brandon Victor Dixon stopped by CBS THIS MORNING to speak about Mike Pence's visit to the November 18th performance of the hit Broadway show. (more...)

Breaking News: Mike Pence Talks HAMILTON 'Great, Great Show' and Was He Offended?Breaking News: Mike Pence Talks HAMILTON 'Great, Great Show' and Was He Offended?
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2016

On Fox News Sunday, host Chris Wallace asked Vice President-elect Mike Pence about his experience seeing HAMILTON, and the post-show speech by the cast which has ignited an online controversy.  (more...)

Trump Hits HAMILTON Again on Twitter - 'highly overrated, should immediately apologize'Trump Hits HAMILTON Again on Twitter - 'highly overrated, should immediately apologize'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2016

Just when you thought it might be over, President-elect Donald Trump again sounded off about Broadway's HAMILTON on Twitter early Sunday morning. (more...)

Trump Supporter Shouts Profanities And Interrupts HAMILTON In ChicagoTrump Supporter Shouts Profanities And Interrupts HAMILTON In Chicago
by Alan Henry - Nov 20, 2016

BroadwayWorld has learned that a Trump supporter interrupted the Saturday evening performance of Hamilton in Chicago. An audience member seated in the balcony allegedly shouted 'We won! You Lost! Get over it! F*ck you!' during the number 'Dear Theodosia.' (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 29