TL: When I was first asked to be on Glee, I knew it was a big hit, but I had no idea the storyline I was part of was going
The controversial bill, passed by the Georgia state legislature last week, declares that no pastor can be forced to perform a same-sex wedding.
"I was silent on that one issue that was closest to me."
For Marc Acito, the new musical "Allegiance" represents a personal milestone.
This season's productions of 'Hamilton' and 'Spring Awakening' are arguably the two most diverse shows that Broadway has
First Nighter: 'Allegiance' Attempts to Musicalize World War II's Japanese-American Internment Camps
We all know about the importance of being earnest, but it's likely we all underestimate the importance of not being earnest. That importance struck me while watching Allegiance, the new musical about the Japanese-American internment camps during World War II.
I'm only 32, relatively young in the full scheme of my life, and while I've done some exciting things with it, I don't exactly have lawyers knocking on my door offering to buy my personal story or my family's life story.
Diversity on stage will give people of different backgrounds a reason to explore forms of entertainment new to them. Audiences want to relate to characters that look and sound like them.
... And we've got a first listen!
Of course, the season has already crowned one giant hit, Hamilton, that will inevitably define it. But there is still much to come.