How Daveed Diggs of ‘Hamilton’ Spends His Sundays | NY Times

Sunday Routine
By HILARY HOWARD

Daveed Diggs, 34, with his dog, Soccer, in their neighborhood of Washington Heights. Mr. Diggs was nominated for a Tony Award for his portrayal of the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in ‘Hamilton.’ (Photo: Nicole Craine | NY TImes)

Daveed Diggs, 34, with his dog, Soccer, in their neighborhood of Washington Heights. Mr. Diggs was nominated for a Tony Award for his portrayal of the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in ‘Hamilton.’ (Photo: Nicole Craine | NY TImes)

Daveed Diggs is still getting to know the city. When the 34-year-old rapper and actor, who grew up in Oakland, Calif., moved here about two and a half years ago for a little show called “Hamilton,” he probably figured there would be plenty of time for exploring. He was wrong. Over the past month, however, thanks to a temporary change in the musical’s schedule, he has finally been able to enjoy the city’s Sunday brunch scene. Mr. Diggs, a Tony Award nominee for his portrayal of the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson, lives in Washington Heights with his girlfriend, the actress Jalene Goodwin, and their dog, Soccer, “a Westie with some other thing mixed into it.”

MORNING AFTER I wake up 11-ish, hopefully before noon. It depends on the night before. I go out on Saturday nights, dinner, drinks, and if I’m feeling young, dancing. I make the energy to go out. You can’t let the Broadway schedule run you.

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