Get ready for a historical summer! The Broadway hit, “Hamilton,” is coming to Disney+ this July!
The filmed version of the show was originally supposed to be in theaters October, but will now be released on Disney+ on July 3, 2020, for your viewing pleasure at home.
The filming of the Broadway production happened in 2016 over three days with the original cast including Lin-Manuel Miranda, Daveed Diggs, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Leslie Odom, Jr., among others!
‘Hamilton’ received a record 16 nominations at the 2016 Tony awards. It won 11 awards, including best musical.
HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.
With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical direction and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, HAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow’s biography.
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