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Bio:
Broadway Debut! International Tours: Grease (Sonny), FAME (D.C). National Tours: In the Heights (Graffiti Pete), Joseph..., Pajama Game (Steam Heat). Film: Waiting in the Wings (Co-Choreographer). Thanks to God, my amazing family, friends and all my teachers. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway Debut! International Tours: Grease (Sonny), FAME (D.C). National Tours: In the Heights (Graffiti Pete), Joseph..., Pajama Game (Steam Heat). Film: Waiting in the Wings (Co-Choreographer). Thanks to God, my amazing family, friends and all my teachers. (read complete bio)
Video Flashback: HAMILTON Performs 'America' at Gypsy of the Year 2016 Photo Video Flashback: HAMILTON Performs 'America' at Gypsy of the Year 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2020

The company of Hamilton took top honors for best onstage presentation. In a?oeAmerica,a?? the cast mashed up the music and lyrics of Bob Marley and Lin-Manuel Miranda and the poetry of Langston Hughes into a call for peace and equality in our country.

PCPA Plays On! Making a Virtual Connection with the Community Photo PCPA Plays On! Making a Virtual Connection with the Community
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

While PCPA's stages are dark for the summer, due to the continuing health threat of COVID-19 and restrictions on public gatherings, PCPA Plays On!

'Free Streams On STAGE' Continues With THURSDAY IN THE PARK Broadway Softball League  Photo 'Free Streams On STAGE' Continues With THURSDAY IN THE PARK Broadway Softball League Reality Show
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

Theatre streaming service STAGE continues to unlock popular titles from its catalog during the COVID-19 pandemic and make them available free of charge as part of its a?oeFree Streams on STAGEa?? initiative.

R.Evolución Latina's BEYOND BROADWAY WORKSHOP SERIES Featuring Sergio Trujillo & Mor Photo R.Evolución Latina's BEYOND BROADWAY WORKSHOP SERIES Featuring Sergio Trujillo & More Has Moved Online
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020

R.Evolución Latina's annual Beyond Workshop Series scheduled to begin on April 17th has moved to an online program. In light of the global response to Covid-19, RL rallied its teaching artists and creatives to take action.

Leg Up On Life Presents NIGHT OF LIFE Benefiting The Trevor Project Photo Leg Up On Life Presents NIGHT OF LIFE Benefiting The Trevor Project
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2020

Previously announced, Leg Up On Life's NIGHT OF LIFE benefiting The Trevor Project will return to Sony Hall Monday, February 24th, 2020. The explosive arts performance party is back with a stacked line up containing some of the most enticing Choreographers, Musicians, and Drag Queens to be found in New York all coming together to raise money for The Trevor Project.

MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefits the Actors' Fund Tonight; Additional Casting Ann Photo MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefits the Actors' Fund Tonight; Additional Casting Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Additional casting has been announced for the one-night only concert presentation of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol on Monday, December 16 at 7:30 pm at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College (524 W. 59th St.). The evening will be directed by Carl Andress with choreography by Nathan Peck, based on original choreography by Marcos Santana. Grammy Award and Emmy Award-winner John McDaniel has written new orchestrations for the score and will serve at the evening's music director, conducting a 28 piece on stage orchestra.

HAMILTON Will Hold A Fan Performance on October 31 With All Tickets Available For $10 Photo HAMILTON Will Hold A Fan Performance on October 31 With All Tickets Available For $10 Via Lottery
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2019

For the second year in a row, Hamilton will host a special fan performance on Thursday, October 31 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway, with all tickets for the 7:00pm performance being sold for $10.

VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Celebrates Opening Night of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME Photo VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Celebrates Opening Night of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2019

Alright, alright! To celebrate the Broadway opening of Freestyle Love Supreme, cast members from the Broadway production of Hamilton came together for a special performance on the stage of the Richard Rodgers Theatre. Check out the video to see Andrew Chappelle, Thayne Jasperson, Giuseppe Bausilio, Roddy Kennedy, and Raven Thomas get in on all of the freestyle fun!

Photo Flash: Broadway Supports Stephanie Klemons' Non-Profit, Katie's Art Project Photo Photo Flash: Broadway Supports Stephanie Klemons' Non-Profit, Katie's Art Project
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2019

On Sunday, members of the Broadway community gathered to support Stephanie Klemons and her not-for-profit organization, Katie's Art Project, for the 3rd Annual installation of [the art project] - A one-day-only gallery event that works to raise funds to connect children facing life-threatening illnesses with emerging and established artists through collaborative programs to create a lasting legacy through art.

Meet the Current Cast of HAMILTON on Broadway! Photo Meet the Current Cast of HAMILTON on Broadway!
by Paul Smith - Jul 20, 2019

Hamilton is ready to blow us all away as they enter their fourth year of their monumental Broadway run! Take a look at the current cast that is burning up the Richard Rodgers stage.

Exclusive Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Cast Jingles All the Way to Christmas for Carols F Photo Exclusive Photo Coverage: HAMILTON Cast Jingles All the Way to Christmas for Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 22, 2018

Below, check out exclusive photos of the cast of Hamilton as they record their track, 'On This Christmas Night.'

R.Evolución Latina's 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Raised Over $75,000 Photo R.Evolución Latina's 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Raised Over $75,000
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2018

Broadway veterans, R.Evolucion Latina's students from adult and children's program and volunteers joined hands to support the organization and its yearly programming at Harlem School of the Arts. The Dance-A-Thon is not only a fundraiser but also an annual reflection of the organization's mission.

Broadway At R.Evolución Latina Announces 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon Photo Broadway At R.Evolución Latina Announces 6th Annual Dance-A-Thon
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

For the past 6 years, R.Evolucion Latina (RL) has come together as a community to raise funds by daring to go beyond by dancing for 5 hours at their annual Dance-A-Thon. This grassroots event, has raised more than $200,000 since its inception.

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Spices Things Up for Hispanic Heritage Month! Photo BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Spices Things Up for Hispanic Heritage Month!
by Ben Cameron - Oct 30, 2018

Broadway Sessions celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15- October 15). We invited some of our favorite Latinx Broadway performers to share songs and stories reflecting their early hispanic influences on Broadway and beyond. Rodney Ingram (Phantom of the Opera), Yurel Echerezatta (Head Over Heels), Roddy Kennedy (Hamilton), Jennifer Sanchez (Pretty Woman), Julius Anthony Rubio (Frozen), Kathryn Allison (Aladdin) alongside "Rising Stars" AJ Alvarez and Hector Lionel enchanted the audience with heartfelt performances in both English and Spanish. Enjoy these highlights.

HAMILTON Offers $10 Performance Oct. 31st, Denee Benton and Carvens Lissaint Join Cas Photo HAMILTON Offers $10 Performance Oct. 31st, Denee Benton and Carvens Lissaint Join Cast
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

On Wednesday, October 31 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway, all available tickets for the 8:00pm performance of HAMILTON will be sold for $10.

Broadway Sessions Celebrates Hispanic Heritage This Week, Today Photo Broadway Sessions Celebrates Hispanic Heritage This Week, Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida, Footloose, Dance Captain Dance Attack web series) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano.  This Today night, 10/11  Broadway Sessions celebrates Hispanic Heritage on Broadway with an all star lineup. The evening will shine a light on the rich heritage of Hispanic themes, influence, culture and artists from Broadway and beyond.

Broadway Sessions Celebrates Hispanic Heritage This Week, 10/11 Photo Broadway Sessions Celebrates Hispanic Heritage This Week, 10/11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2018

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida, Footloose, Dance Captain Dance Attack web series) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano.  This Thursday night, 10/11  Broadway Sessions celebrates Hispanic Heritage on Broadway with an all star lineup. The evening will shine a light on the rich heritage of Hispanic themes, influence, culture and artists from Broadway and beyond.

R.Evolucion Latina achieves new milestone with 11th Annual Performing Arts Camp Photo R.Evolucion Latina achieves new milestone with 11th Annual Performing Arts Camp
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Aug 28, 2018

Broadway and NYC performing artists donated their time and talents, once again as teaching artists at the 11th Annual Dare to Go Beyond (D2GB) Children's Performing Arts Camp.

Leg Up On Life Presents NIGHT OF LIFE Benefiting The Trevor Project Photo Leg Up On Life Presents NIGHT OF LIFE Benefiting The Trevor Project
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2018

Leg Up On Life is holding it's largest event yet NIGHT OF LIFE to benefit The Trevor Project at The Hudson Terrace, August 27th. Doors opening at 7PM. Hosted by Daniel Gold.

R.Evolucion Latin Holds its 11th Annual Children's Performing Arts Camp At Signature  Photo R.Evolucion Latin Holds its 11th Annual Children's Performing Arts Camp At Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Broadway and NYC performing artists once again will donate their time and talents as teaching artists at the 11th Annual Dare to Go Beyond (D2GB) Children's Performing Arts Camp hosted by R.Evolucion Latina (RL).

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