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Tracy Morgan Cancels Mississippi Performance Over Anti-LGBT Law – Hollywood Reporter

Tracy Morgan Cancels Mississippi Performance Over Anti-LGBT Law – Hollywood Reporter

  Add Tracy Morgan’s name to the growing list of performers who refuse to perform in states passing anti-LGBT legislation. Source: Tracy Morgan Cancels Mississippi Performance Over Anti-LGBT Law – Hollywood Reporter

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Here Are The #TonysSoWhite Statistics | FORBES

Here Are The #TonysSoWhite Statistics | FORBES

While ‘Hamilton’ is taking the nation by storm, Broadway remains an overwhelmingly white industry. We delved into the archives of the Tony Awards for the first-ever analysis of their diversity. Source: The Tonys Are Just As White As The Oscars – Here Are The #TonysSoWhite Statistics – Forbes

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‘Wicked’ Composer on North Carolina Boycott: “Expect Consequences” for Anti-LGBT Laws – Hollywood Reporter

‘Wicked’ Composer on North Carolina Boycott: “Expect Consequences” for Anti-LGBT Laws – Hollywood Reporter

As composer and lyricist of Wicked — a musical inversion of The Wizard of Oz which last month became the fastest Broadway production in history to reach $1 billion in ticket sales — Stephen Schwartz has inspired a generation of theater fans to live by the “Defying Gravity” credo: “Everyone deserves the chance to fly.” Source:…

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‘Hamilton’ Diversity Casting: Guest Column by Actors’ Equity President | VARIETY

‘Hamilton’ Diversity Casting: Guest Column by Actors’ Equity President | VARIETY

On its face, it was a simple disagreement about the language in an employment ad. Source: ‘Hamilton’ Diversity Casting: Guest Column by Actors’ Equity President | Variety

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