No One Deserves To Disappear: Dear Evan Hansen Reflection

Hamilton was supposed to be the “best show” during this season at Tampa Bay’s Straz Center. However, this past week I saw Dear Evan Hansen and I enjoyed it more than Hamilton. While Hamilton is very much worth seeing, I was more emotionally connected to Dear Evan Hansen.  The musical tells the story of a high school senior, Evan, and his struggles with anxiety. For the entire first act, … Continue reading No One Deserves To Disappear: Dear Evan Hansen Reflection

Mean Girls on Broadway: The Most Fetch Broadway Musical

I know, I’m almost “too gay to function” but Mean Girls is a pretty fetch musical! My first experience with the film Mean Girls was when I was eight years old and snuck into the movie while it was in theaters. Since then, it has become one of my favorite films ever made and played a huge role in my high school and coming out experience. Last year … Continue reading Mean Girls on Broadway: The Most Fetch Broadway Musical

Intimate Portrait: Bailee McQueen, Future Broadway Queen

Bailee McQueen is a junior Musical Theatre major at the University of Tampa. Bailee and I met doing a production of Les Miserables while we were in high school. However, there was so much about Bailee that I did not know.  In between getting rehearsing and performing in Webb’s City: The Musical this past weekend, I wanted to find out more about Bailee and her … Continue reading Intimate Portrait: Bailee McQueen, Future Broadway Queen

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things: My Top 5 Broadway Soundtracks of All Time

“The Sun Will Come Out, Tomorrow!” I think I knew the words to Tomorrow from Annie before I even knew my ABCs. Since I was a child, Broadway musicals have played a huge role in my life. However, since I did not live in NYC or always had the funds to attend a Broadway show, my escape was listening to the soundtracks. These soundtracks help take … Continue reading These Are a Few of My Favorite Things: My Top 5 Broadway Soundtracks of All Time