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A Handy Guide to Hamilton's Tony Nominees – and Their Incredible Journeys

UpdatePosted 06/12/2016 01:25PM

A Handy Guide to Hamilton's Tony Nominees – and Their Incredible Journeys

Originally posted 05/27/2016 10:40AM

The Hamilton cast is making the most of their shot.

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Homeless to Hamilton: Inside Daveed Diggs' Amazing Journey from Sleeping on the Subway to Success

UpdatePosted 06/10/2016 02:00PM

Homeless to Hamilton: Inside Daveed Diggs' Amazing Journey from Sleeping on the Subway to Success

Originally posted 05/25/2016 01:00PM

Hamilton star Daveed Diggs has come a long way from his days as a struggling artist, when he first arrived in New York almost 12 years ago.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Leave Hamilton in July to Pursue Other Projects

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Leave Hamilton in July to Pursue Other Projects

Originally posted 06/02/2016 12:00PM

As if scoring Hamilton tickets wasn't impossible already, the Broadway hit's creator and star will soon be taking his final bow.

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Which Tony Nominated Hamilton Cast Member Thought The Musical Was a 'Terrible Idea' at First?

Which Tony Nominated Hamilton Cast Member Thought The Musical Was a 'Terrible Idea' at First?

Originally posted 05/20/2016 09:00PM

One of Hamilton's breakout stars thought the musical was a bad idea when he first about it.

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WATCH: Drop That Beat! Hamilton Creator and Star Lin-Manuel Miranda Freestyles for PEOPLE

Originally posted 05/10/2016 04:30PM

Freestyling is nothing new for Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of the smash Broadway hit Hamilton, a musical about the birth of America written almost entirely in rap and hip-hop compositions.

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Daniel Dae Kim on His Broadway 'Victory' Headlining The King and I: 'I Didn't Know When This Train Was Going to Come Around Again'

Daniel Dae Kim on His Broadway 'Victory' Headlining The King and I: 'I Didn't Know When This Train Was Going to Come Around Again'

Originally posted 05/03/2016 03:50PM

For Daniel Dae Kim, it's good to be King.

The Lost alum and current Hawaii Five-0 star is achieving a personal and professional dream on Tuesday as he steps into the shoes of The King of Siam in Broadway's The King and I.

Kim, 47, takes over for Ken Wantanabe (who received a 2015 Tony nomination for his performance in the revival) and has been dreaming of a role like this since he attended New York University's Graduate Acting Program.

"When you're a young acting student thinking about what success will look like, a big part of that would be being able to do a lead role at Lincoln Center and being on Broadway," tells PEOPLE. "I'm really fortunate that I can say, 'Here I am.' "

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Hamilton Scores Record-Breaking 16 Nominations for 2016 Tony Awards

Originally posted 05/03/2016 08:55AM

The contenders for this year's Tony Awards have been announced – and to no surprise, Hamilton stole the show, while making history.

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See Jesse Tyler Ferguson Playing 40 Different Characters in New Broadway Show Fully Committed

See Jesse Tyler Ferguson Playing 40 Different Characters in New Broadway Show Fully Committed

Originally posted 04/28/2016 12:00PM

Jesse Tyler Ferguson has a lot on his plate!

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Why Tina Fey is Thanking Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt's Ellie Kemper for Getting Pregnant (Hint: It Has to Do With Mean Girls!)

Originally posted 04/19/2016 11:25PM

Tina Fey and her husband Jeff Richmond have a lot of time to work on the Mean Girls musical – and it's all because of Ellie Kemper.

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