Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda’s SNL Hits 12-Year High & More

first_img Lin-Manuel Miranda Star Files Lin-Manuel Miranda Here’s a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s SNL Ratings Hit 12-Year HighRatings for the Lin-Manuel Miranda-hosted Saturday Night Live on October 8 are in and the episode reached a 12-year high for a second week telecast. With musical guest Twenty One Pilots and a little help from Donald Trump Alec Baldwin, the show averaged 7.14 million viewers. Deadline reports that it had a 2.11/10 share of the all–important 18-49 demographic, the most since Miley Cyrus headlined in October 2013. Remind yourself of how the Hamilton mastermind didn’t throw away his shot here.Lazarus Script Will Be PublishedMissed Lazarus off-Broadway and unable to get to the London production this fall? Well, the script for the David Bowie tuner is heading to book stores everywhere, courtesy of Nick Hern Books! Lazarus: The Complete Book and Lyrics is slated for release on November 10 and will feature an introduction by script-writer Enda Walsh, along with photos of Bowie with the New York cast. Directed by 2016 Tony winner Ivo van Hove and headlined once again by Michael C. Hall, Lazarus will begin previews at the Kings Cross Theatre on October 25.$30,000 Playwrights Award AnnouncedPenelope Skinner and Robert O’Hara are the U.K. and U.S. recipients, respectively, of this year’s Berwin Lee Playwrights Award. Created to foster and promote the craft of playwriting on both sides of the pond and to encourage the writing and production of plays, they will each receive a $30,000 cash prize.Frances Ruffelle’s On Her Own in New YorkBefore she headlines The Wild Party in London, Frances Ruffelle will bring her acclaimed solo show I Say Yeh-Yeh to New York for the first time. Featuring a brand new version of “On My Own,” the show offers a comic insight to the Les Miz Tony winner’s own true life story from heartbreak to empowerment. The concert is scheduled to play at Joe’s Pub on November 7.P.S. Watch below the Broadway cast of Cats bid farewell to Leona Lewis (with a little help from Rihanna). Mamie Parris will assume the role of Grizabella on October 17. View Commentslast_img read more

Infant found unharmed at scene of murder-suicide in Delray Beach

first_imgOn Tuesday, two people were found dead in a murder-suicide at an apartment complex in Delray Beach, and a baby was found unharmed inside the apartment.The shooting happened just after 8 a.m. at the Village at Delray apartments along Auburn Avenue.The victims have not been identified.As a result of the police activity, the district put Village Academy on a code red lockdown. Operations are back to normal.This story is developing.last_img