The cast of "Hamilton" at Richard Rodgers Theatre on July 9, 2016 in New York City.

From 'Hamilton' to Jazz at Lincoln Center: 10 Music Projects You Have the NEA to Thank For

The greatest fears of many arts organizations appeared to come true this week when Pres. Trump unveiled a budget proposal that would eliminate the National Endowment for the Arts and scrap funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Billboard looks at the iconic projects that might not have happened if it wasn't for the NEA.
Gideon Glick, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Sas Goldberg and Lindsay Mendez in "Significant Other."

Broadway Play Goes Pop: Joshua Harmon on Getting Rihanna, Celine Dion & More Songs Into 'Significant Other'

“I didn’t start writing it until I knew it was going to end at a wedding, with somebody watching somebody else’s first dance,” says playwright Joshua Harmon of his alternately hilarious and heartbreaking show Significant Other. Now on Broadway, the play follows Jordan Berman (Gideon Glick), a post-collegiate gay man, and his three female best friends (Sas Goldberg, Rebecca Naomi Jones and Lindsay Mendez) as, one by one, they get engaged and married.
Kygo and Thomas Jack perform at SiriusXM Celebrates 10th Anniversary Of The SiriusXM Music Lounge At 1 Hotel South Beach Leading Up To Ultra Music Festival on March 16, 2016 in Miami.

SiriusXM Announces Music Lounge 2017 at 1 Hotel South Beach

“We have been committed to dance music – breaking new music, breaking new acts all across North America – and this is our time to shine and show this to both our music partners and our subscribers.”
The Beatles 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band'

Sgt. Pepper at 50: Liverpool Plans Festivities to Honor the Beatles Classic

It was 50 years ago today -- almost -- that Sgt. Pepper taught the band to play. The English city of Liverpool is getting set to celebrate the half-centenary of "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," one of the most influential albums by local heroes The Beatles.