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The Sydney Opera House has launched a streaming service to compete with Netflix — and it wants to put live performances online

The Sydney Opera House is launching a streaming service that it wants to compete in Australian and international streaming markets. The service was developed in collaboration with New York-headquartered video software company Vimeo. Head of digital programming Stuart Buchanan told Business Insider Australia the Sydney Opera House is joining a […]
The Sydney Opera House has launched a streaming service to compete with Netflix — and it wants to put live performances online
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12 things you probably didn’t know about Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel’s 2005 musical “In The Heights” put him on the map and his 2015 follow-up “Hamilton” made him a global phenomenon. Miranda spent time as a seventh-grade English teacher before making it big on Broadway. Before he was Broadway famous he went viral for singing the song “To Life” at […]
12 things you probably didn’t know about Lin-Manuel Miranda
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Disney Plus got a huge boost in app downloads from the ‘Hamilton’ movie

The “Hamilton” movie debuted on Disney Plus on Friday. Disney Plus mobile app downloads were 74% higher in the US over the weekend than the average of the four previous June weekends, according to analytics company Apptopia. Another mobile analytics company, Sensor Tower, said that Disney Plus app downloads were […]
Disney Plus got a huge boost in app downloads from the ‘Hamilton’ movie
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The 7 best movies and shows coming to Disney Plus in July

On Disney Plus in July is the anticipated “Hamilton” movie. The service also has the new series “Muppets Now” launching at the end of the month. There’s also movies available like “The Mighty Ducks” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past.” Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. In July, get ready […]
The 7 best movies and shows coming to Disney Plus in July
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Lin-Manuel Miranda is selling $79 framed selfies on his website and is getting roasted for it: ‘like the prudest of OnlyFans’

Broadway star and ‘Hamilton’ creator Lin-Manuel Miranda runs a robust online store with endless Lin-Manuel merchandise, one Twitter user discovered. Fans needing a quarantine pick-me-up can purchase framed photos of Miranda for $US79. The site also advertises Lin-Manuel Miranda-themed water bottles, phone holders, magnets, and posters, among other items. The […]
Lin-Manuel Miranda is selling $79 framed selfies on his website and is getting roasted for it: ‘like the prudest of OnlyFans’
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Broadway shows are still on during the coronavirus outbreak, but some of the most popular musicals and plays are having steep price drops — including ‘Hamilton’

Broadway shows are continuing to play during the coronavirus outbreak, but extra precautions are being taken. While attendance at shows has remained stable, prices have been dropping, suggesting that the industry is taking a hit. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. With the number of coronavirus cases in New […]
Broadway shows are still on during the coronavirus outbreak, but some of the most popular musicals and plays are having steep price drops — including ‘Hamilton’
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We had Leslie Odom, Jr. fill out the Disney vs. Pixar bracket

March Madness got a Disney and Pixar twist thanks to Twitter. We asked Leslie Odom, Jr., the Tony-award winning actor from Hamilton, to fill out the bracket and choose his favourite Disney or Pixar film. In his recently released book “Failing Up,” Leslie Odom, Jr. breaks down how his willingness […]
We had Leslie Odom, Jr. fill out the Disney vs. Pixar bracket