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Watch Hamilton's Schuyler Sisters Deliver A Powerful Message With Their America The Beautiful Performance For Super Bowl LI!

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YAS!!!

This is such a treat to have three original members of the Hamilton musical perform America the Beautiful!

Renée Elise Goldsberry, Jasmine Cephas Jones and Phillipa Soo, AKA the Schuyler Sisters, performed the stirring song at Super Bowl LI and they were simply AH-Mazing!

In fact, the talented trio added a little something extra to the lyrics near the end. SISTERHOOD! We loved it!

Let their dulcet tones take you away (above)!

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Perez Reviews: Amélie

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Like Audrey Tautou's hair in the film, the new Amélie musical playing Los Angeles's Ahmanson theater and heading to Broadway in the spring, is cute.

Charming goes a long way but without more it's not enough to ignite passion or excitement in theatergoers.

The show's music, written by Daniel Messé is serviceable but lacks grandness. A lot of that probably had to do with the rather pedestrian musical direction from Kimberly Grigbsy. Better orchestrations could have lifted the songs a lot!

More lift is definitely needed throughout the show - and not just sonically. The "big opening number" isn't very big. And if you're going for intimate, Broadway's not the best place for that!

Adam Chanler-Berat is a great actor and singer, but he did not fit the part of the male love interest. He's a Mark in a Rent - a role he's we've seen him do - and he was playing too much against type here, to the detriment of the show.

THANKFULLY, Amélie is worth seeing if for no other reason than Phillipa Soo. We first encountered her in 2013 when we saw her off-Broadway in The Great Comet. In this review, we called her "stunning". A little show called Hamilton happened since then and she is now a bonafide leading lady of the great white way.

Her skills are powerful and plentiful!

A big, brilliant voice and that indescribable "it factor". She radiates every moment she's on stage! And, our favorite parts of the show were when Soo was just by herself singing.

Amélie won't be the cultural sensation that Hamilton was, but fans of Phillipa will leave the theater very pleased with her performance.

P.S. The show feels too long to be performed without an intermission. Hopefully they fix that by the time they arrive in New York!

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Bringing Hamilton To Your TV Screens To Teach You A Drunk History Lesson!

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Four pours and seven beers ago.

If you would have told us that a story about one of our Founding Fathers getting shot to death would translate into the most popular Broadway musical in ages… we never would have believed you.

But luckily, Lin-Manuel Miranda trusted his instincts and blessed us with Hamilton: An American Musical – and now he's about to do it all again for the small screen!

That's right — Comedy Central announced on Friday that Lin will be helming an upcoming episode of Drunk History this season… and while no one else has been cast just yet, it'd be a national tragedy for them to not use Phillipa Soo, Renée Elise Goldsbery, and Leslie Odom, Jr. to some extent!

Video: Hamilton Cast Ditches Their Guns In Honor Of Orlando Shooting

Interestingly enough, DH's first-ever televised episode featured Michael Cera as Alexander Hamilton, Jake Johnson as Aaron Burr, and Ashley Johnson as Eliza Schuyler Hamilton, so Lin's going to have his work cut out for him in order to teach us something new.

Although… he's already won a Grammy, a Peabody, and 11 Tonys for his first retelling of the deadly duel — so if anyone's up for the challenge, it's him!

Will U be watching Lin-Manuel Miranda's Drunk History debut when Season Four premieres Tuesday, September 27 on Comedy Central??

[Image via Lin-Manuel Miranda/Instagram.]

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Tickets For Lin-Manuel Miranda's Final Hamilton Performance Are Selling For As Much As $20,000 Apiece… Seriously!

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You may have no choice but to throw away your shot after hearing this…

It's no secret that Hamilton is already a Broadway classic after winning 11 of its record-setting 16 Tony Award nominations, but the Alexander Hamilton hype train may have just officially gone off the rails.

That's because tickets for Lin-Manuel Miranda, Phillipa Soo, and Leslie Odom, Jr.'s final performance are selling for upwards of $20,000!!!

Video: Hamilton Cast Ditches Their Guns In Honor Of Orlando Shooting

Seriously — the trio are set to take their final bows this Saturday, and if you had any hope of seeing them in action one last time, you better be willing to fork over some serious cash on StubHub.

But even if you wanted to get the cheapest seat in the entire Richard Rodgers Theater, hopefully you have a spare $2,700 for the regularly priced $129 scraps being scalped on Craigslist!

While we don't blame anyone for wanting to take part in the historic musical… we can't imagine any 3-hour engagement being worth the price of an affordable mid-sized sedan.

How much would U pay to see LMM LIVE onstage??

[Image via Hamilton/Instagram.]

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