Ben Platt sings “Somewhere” for Mayor Pete

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  Who wouldn’t want to be caroused by Ben Platt?  Here is the Tony Award winning actor/singer from Dear Evan Hansen singing ‘Somewhere’ from West Side Story. at  a Fundraiser in LA  for  Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg.  .’Mayor Pete’ was most impressed  “We don’t get that at every fundraiser. That’s really special. You sound even … Continue reading

“They munch butts and celebrate Halloween : that’s what gays do!”

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Netflix has just launched the trailer of the latest TV project from Ryan Murphy the producer with the midas touch.  It stars out-gay actor Ben Platt who picked up a Tony Award for his performance  in Dear Evan Hansen. He plays Payton Hobart a highly ambitious wealthy college kid who one day wants to become … Continue reading

First look at Dear Evan Hansen heading for movie theaters (and Oscars?)

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Dear Evan Hansen may have a sad underlining theme about societal pressures on queer teenagers but this multi-Tony Award-winning musical is such a sheer joy to experience. It started out with its origins in an incident that took place during writer Benj Pasek’s high school years and it takes the notion of “teenage Evan Hansen … Continue reading

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