‘This Savage Song’ Author Victoria Schwab Discusses Creating Monsters and Magic

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Cat interviews YA Author Victoria Schwab

Victoria Schwab’s book deals with humans and monsters, and sometimes they’re interchangeable, depending on the character. The power of music was a good theme to approach, so I did. “I’ve always found people who play an instrument to be vaguely supernatural. Music is how August nourishes himself, but for Kate, it represents a fear of silence.”

‘In The Heights:’ Visionary Play Leaves Atlanta with Life Lessons

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As everyone is hopping onto the “Hamilton” bandwagon, people must not forget the magnificence of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s first notable work, “In the Heights,” which won four Tony Awards in 2008 and was actually the first hip-hop style musical introduced to the Broadway stage.