Movies and Musicals Saturday 1 March 2014
The musical 'Hamilton' is the hottest ticket on Broadway at the moment. It’s a musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda who also plays the title role. Hamilton has revolutionized the Broadway musical with its bracing fusion of hip hop and the musical form winning a Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album, a Pulitzer Prize for Drama and It was nominated for a record-setting 16 Tony Awards,winning eleven. What’s all the fuss about? Aedín checks out the Broadway cast recording this afternoon.