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Tristan Halstead

Tristan Halstead

Tristan traded in his hometown ATL for his city of birth NYC to earn a BFA in Dramatic Writing at NYU. When he isn’t tackling a new script, he’s collecting Playbills, ushering on Broadway, or making a background appearance in some random television show.

“George Washington’s going home…” and judging by the electrifying audience reaction during this past Friday’s performance, he’ll sorely be missed. This weekend, Hamilton said goodbye to one of its remaining original cast members, …

The anticipation is over, as we now have our full principal company of NBC’s upcoming “Hairspray Live!” broadcast. Based on the 2002 Broadway musical and John Water’s 1988 film, the show follows Tracy …

Everybody say “Yeah!” as YouTube and MTV star Todrick Hall laces up the sparkly red knee-high boots to join the cast of the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots. The 31-year-old performer takes on …

Jimi Hendrix is alive and well — and his soul lives in the pint-sized body of 12-year-old guitarist, Brandon Niederauer, star of the Broadway musical School of Rock. This past Wednesday, Niederauer took …

The more footage and promotional material released, the more I get excited about FOX’s “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” reboot premiering October 20th. The two-hour special stars Laverne Cox in the iconic role …