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‘the devil wears prada’ musical is coming

“That’s all.”
Douglas Greenwood
9.18.19
News

a feminist britney spears musical about disney princesses is coming to broadway

It's just as wild as it sounds.
Nicole DeMarco
3.13.19
i-conic

jean paul gaultier is making a theatre show about his life

Because he’s Jean Paul Gaultier and he can do that, obviously.
Roisin Lanigan
11.9.17
News

amy winehouse’s family want to turn her life into a west end musical

“We want to do something that remembers Amy for what she was, there’s so much more to her than just the drugs and the alcohol.”
Roisin Lanigan
10.10.17
Music

russell simmons is making the next big hip-hop musical

'The Scenario,' which takes its name from a track by A Tribe Called Quest, will chart the rise of hip-hop over 30 years of tunes. Simmons is considering music by Kurtis Blow, Kendrick Lamar, and the Sugarhill Gang.
Hannah Ongley
2.6.17
Music

lin-manuel miranda talks 'the hamilton mixtape' track by track

The bard behind hip-hop musical 'Hamilton' gives us a track-by-track guide to his newly released mixtape, containing performances by Busta Rhymes, Chance the Rapper, Alicia Keys and more.
Matthew Whitehouse
Tish Weinstock
1.9.17
Culture

​a new musical about civil rights hero rosa parks is being made in london

After refusing to give up her seat on a bus for a white man in Alabama in 1955, Parks became an iconic figure in the American civil rights movement.
Charlotte Gush
8.9.16
Music

david byrne is making a musical about teen heroine joan of arc

The former Talking Heads frontman has recruited his favorite collaborators for an anthemic performance of a "completely relevant" story of teenage fortitude.
Hannah Ongley
5.20.16
News

cult 90s lesbian movie ‘but i’m a cheerleader’ might be heading to broadway

Director Jamie Babbit has voiced her desire to turn the poignant 1999 comedy into a "full-blown" Broadway production.
Hannah Ongley
4.7.16
News

tina fey is making a ‘mean girls’ musical happen

Too excited to function.
Alice Newell-Hanson
3.4.16
Music

​david bowie’s lazarus musical is coming to london

The producers of the New York off-Broadway show are planning to bring it to London in 2017.
Charlotte Gush
1.14.16
News

the devil wears prada is becoming a musical

The devil's back, and this time she's singing.
i-D Staff
5.19.15