• Encanto Star Stephanie Beatriz On The Most Challenging Part Of Singing A Lin-Manuel Miranda Song

    7 days ago - By Slash Film

    Encanto Star Stephanie Beatriz On The Most Challenging Part Of Singing A Lin-Manuel Miranda Song Disney's latest animated musical is the sweet story of an extraordinary family called The Madrigals who live hidden in the Colombian mountains in a magical place called the Encanto. The magic of the area has given every child an unique gift, that is, everyone except Mirabel. All of that changes, however, when Mirabel discovers the magic of her home is in danger and the "ordinary" Mirabel may be the family and the land's last hope. Directed by Byron Howard , Jared Bush , and Charise Castro Smith...
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  • Review: Disney's animated musical 'Encanto' delivers an empathetic brand of charm

    Review: Disney's animated musical 'Encanto' delivers an empathetic brand of charm

    7 days ago - By Los Angeles Times

    'Encanto,' Disney's newest animated musical, spins a tale of a Colombian family with magical powers and features songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
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  • ‘Encanto' Review: In This House, We Make Magic

    7 days ago - By NY Times

    Disney's new film, about a gifted family in Colombia, has stunning animation, a beautifully composed story and spellbinding songs by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
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  • Encanto Lin-Manuel Miranda On Why Animation Is The Perfect Medium For Musicals

    Encanto Lin-Manuel Miranda On Why Animation Is The Perfect Medium For Musicals

    7 days ago - By Slash Film

    Lin-Manuel Miranda is just happy to have a seat at the table. What does it matter that he's won every major award except an Oscar, and has been heralded as one of the best musical talents of our time? It doesn't make it any less humbling for him to pen the songs for a Disney musical. Even if this is his second one. "I had a wonderful time working on 'Moana,'" Miranda told me in an interview with /Film ahead of the release of "Encanto," the Colombia-set fantasy musical film coming to theaters this Thankgsiving holiday. "It was a dream come true to write songs for Disney animated film." But...
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