Angels in America by Tony Kushner
Collection Development, Featured Tony Kushner’s iconic play ANGELS IN AMERICA to be published as an audiobook starring Andrew Garfield and Nathan Lane

Theater-loving patrons rejoice! Whether or not they were able to get tickets to witness the National Theatre’s 2018 Tony Award®‒winning Broadway revival of ANGELS IN AMERICA, audiobook listeners everywhere can soon experience the unforgettable performances in a new way. Playwright Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize‒winning Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes will be available as an audiobook for the first time, narrated by the full cast of the National Theatre’s 2018 Tony Award®‒winning Broadway revival. Read more

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Awards & Recognition, Featured Titles Hamilton’s Lin-Manuel Miranda Reads a Beloved, Pulitzer Prize Winner on Audio

Hamilton fans at your library will want to get their hands—and headphones—on the hottest audio release in town! Beloved Broadway star Lin-Manuel Miranda comes to BOT reading one of his favorite author’s award-winning works in a never-before-available CD recording. Read more

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Collection Development, Featured, Featured Titles, Video The Book that Inspired the Hottest Ticket in Town: HAMILTON Celebrates the Power of Hearing History

“The whole thing started cuz I picked up a book and fell in love…so I’m just going to read you the first five paragraphs of this book.” On opening night of Hamilton on Broadway, the show’s composer, author, and star, Lin-Manuel Miranda, read aloud from the book that sparked an idea, that is now a bona fide Broadway sensation. Read more

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Guest Post Enchanted Encounter: Author Brenda Bowen on how she met Broadway actress (and ENCHANTED AUGUST narrator!) Sierra Boggess

There’s not a lot that’s great about New York City in the summer. What people say is true: It’s hot, it’s smelly, it’s sticky, and everyone other than you (it seems) has a house in the country.

But on a Friday evening in June, 2014, I wasn’t thinking about other people’s country houses. I wanted to celebrate. Read more

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