Meeting Lin-Manuel Miranda?!

Bonjour, my theatre loving friends! I, Broadway Lil, have some of the excitingest of exciting news to share with you tonight. Firstly, can we all just breath a big sigh of relief that Lin-Manuel Miranda has returned to Twitter? Thank you. Phew, we almost didn’t make it through, but here we are. Secondly, guess where I’m going tonight?! A discussion of the writing of Hamilton … Continue reading Meeting Lin-Manuel Miranda?!

Losing The Tony Awards: A Theatre Geek Recounts

Dear Friends, I, Broadway Lil, love the Tony Awards. I’m sure you do too, theatre geek that you are! It is the night when all that I love is celebrated and lauded to the fullest, and it is also the time when people who might never see a Broadway show otherwise, are able to experience the fabulousness that is live theatre. If you are even … Continue reading Losing The Tony Awards: A Theatre Geek Recounts

Day Six: I Lost My Heart To New York

    I’m baaaack, mes chéris! Back to my blog and back from New York. It’s been quite a whirl, but before I get back into the swing of things, let me fill you in on The Proceedings aka: Day Six: My Last Day In New York. 😢 It was my last day and I awoke feeling tired (from gallivanting at The Great Comet the … Continue reading Day Six: I Lost My Heart To New York

New York, New York Day Four: The Quest For Caricatures

evIt started out a day like any other. Except it didn’t, not really. Something was hanging in the air around me as I woke up groggily, wishing I hadn’t watched so many episodes of The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt the night before. And then I remembered and jumped out of bed to recklessly throw turtlenecks and jackets and notebooks together as fast as I could, and … Continue reading New York, New York Day Four: The Quest For Caricatures

New York, New York Day Two: Drama and Peril In The Big Apple

  I stood there. My heart pumped loudly in my chest and I wasn’t sure if I was still alive. Sometimes one isn’t. People raced around, dodging the tall girl with the mildly disturbing glasses as she stood staring up at the huge faces of Sara Bareilles and Elphaba The Wicked Witch. I had arrived in Times Square. When one is very much extraordinarily excited … Continue reading New York, New York Day Two: Drama and Peril In The Big Apple

New York, New York Day One: A Theatre Geek Takes Off

This week while I’m in New York I’ll be posting about my adventures every day. Make sure you’re subscribed so you can keep up with all the drama ’cause, as you probably know, there will be a lot of it! 🎭 I cannot believe it. I really can’t. I’m in New York City right now. Right. Now. I MADE IT! Today was one of the craziest days … Continue reading New York, New York Day One: A Theatre Geek Takes Off

The Top 5 Reasons Hamilton Is Not Over: A Theatre Geeks Smashes The Haters

“The world will never be the same”. -Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton Cheerio, my darlings! I hope you’re doing absolutely smashingly today. This past weekend was one of my very best because of one absolutely marvelous thing: The LA Times Festival of Books happened. The LA Times Festival of Books, something that occurs every year in Southern California, is an event filled with wacky authors, boba, many variations … Continue reading The Top 5 Reasons Hamilton Is Not Over: A Theatre Geeks Smashes The Haters

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A Theatre Geek’s Guide to Class, Elegance, and Revenge

“Life is a cabaret, old chum, come to the cabaret!” -Cabaret Bonjour, mes chéris! I’m sure you’ve missed me while I’ve been gone. Well, I’ve missed you too and I’ve really been dying to tell you all something quite wonderful. Over the years I have striven for class and elegance. This you know. Sometimes I have been successful and sometimes I have not, but my faults … Continue reading A Theatre Geek’s Guide to Class, Elegance, and Revenge

It Might As Well Be Spring (‘Cause it is): Spring Greetings From Your Favorite Theatre Geek

    “All the woods are alive with the murmur and sound of spring” -Oscar Wilde Hello, my darling people of amazingness! In case you haven’t noticed, spring is most definitely in the air. I love springtime in California because it is not chilly outside anymore but the weather hasn’t reached that point where you collapse in the middle of the frozen section in Trader … Continue reading It Might As Well Be Spring (‘Cause it is): Spring Greetings From Your Favorite Theatre Geek

Another Day Of Sun: My Quest For La La Land

“And here’s to the fools who dream, crazy as they may seem.” –Mia, La La Land Hello, my friends! I have a question. Have you ever read something or watched something or even met someone and said to yourself, wow, those are my people, I’ve found my people, goshdarn, and then were you struck with a deep sense of glee and subesquently found the need … Continue reading Another Day Of Sun: My Quest For La La Land