The Ridiculousness of the Hamilton Casting Controversy in 5 Images

Chris Peterson

OnStage Editor-in-Chief





The casting notice with its call for “non-white” performers looks problematic to civil rights attorney Randolph McLaughlin.

“What if they put an ad out that said, ‘Whites only need apply?’” said McLaughlin, of the Newman Ferrara Law Firm. “Why, African-Americans, Latinos, Asians would be outraged.”


3. Audition Notice for Bright Star...


4. The Amount of Outrage African-Americans, Latinos, Asians Had Over This Casting Call


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