Lin-Manuel Miranda, the composer, lyricist, and star of “Hamilton,” says that Alexander Hamilton reminds him of Tupac Shakur. http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/02/09/hamiltons

A Hip-Hop Interpretation of the Founding Fathers

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the composer, lyricist, and star of “Hamilton,” says that Alexander Hamilton reminds him of Tupac Shakur. http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/02/09/hamiltons

Hamilton fits 20,000 words into a 2 and a half hour show that most other shows only fit 6,000. This show is amazing.

Hamilton fits 20,000 words into a 2 and a half hour show that most other shows only fit 6,000. This show is amazing.

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Write Songs for Sony Animation's 2020 Film, 'Vivo' http://www.rotoscopers.com/2016/12/18/lin-manuel-miranda-to-write-songs-for-sony-animations-2020-film-vivo/

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Write Songs for Sony Animation's 2020 Film, 'Vivo' http://www.rotoscopers.com/2016/12/18/lin-manuel-miranda-to-write-songs-for-sony-animations-2020-film-vivo/

It all moves so fast it’s hard for the audience to catch its breath. There’s a beat, a long quiet beat, at the end of the first act in which the audience gathers itself, then erupts in applause. Then they inch up the aisles to the lobby saying, “They should teach it like this in the schools.”  On Alexander Hamilton / Lin-Manuel Miranda

Meet Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Genius Behind "Hamilton," Broadway's Newest Hit

It all moves so fast it’s hard for the audience to catch its breath. There’s a beat, a long quiet beat, at the end of the first act in which the audience gathers itself, then erupts in applause. Then they inch up the aisles to the lobby saying, “They should teach it like this in the schools.” On Alexander Hamilton / Lin-Manuel Miranda

Six years ago, Lin-Manuel Miranda was invited to perform during an evening of song and poetry at the White House. The writer, composer and performer was fresh off of a Tony Award win for In the Heights, his debut hip-hop- and salsa-inflected coming-of-age musical about life in the working-class Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights. But instead of doing something from that show, he debuted a rap about Alexander Hamilton, inspired by Ron Chernow’s landmark biography.

Six years ago, Lin-Manuel Miranda was invited to perform during an evening of song and poetry at the White House. The writer, composer and performer was fresh off of a Tony Award win for In the Heights, his debut hip-hop- and salsa-inflected coming-of-age musical about life in the working-class Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights. But instead of doing something from that show, he debuted a rap about Alexander Hamilton, inspired by Ron Chernow’s landmark biography.

When "Hamilton" enthusiast and Atlanta resident Cressie Teague Lewis found out about Hamilton’s America, the documentary about the making of the Broadway mega-hit, she couldn’t resist throwing a premiere party to celebrate the film’s broadcast. Teague Lewis has yet to see the musical, but fell in love with it after a few theater friends told her about it and she listened to the soundtrack. She went on to read the Ron Chernow biography that writer/producer Lin-Manuel Miranda loo...

When "Hamilton" enthusiast and Atlanta resident Cressie Teague Lewis found out about Hamilton’s America, the documentary about the making of the Broadway mega-hit, she couldn’t resist throwing a premiere party to celebrate the film’s broadcast. Teague Lewis has yet to see the musical, but fell in love with it after a few theater friends told her about it and she listened to the soundtrack. She went on to read the Ron Chernow biography that writer/producer Lin-Manuel Miranda loo...

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