Tag Archives: Lin Manuel Miranda

History Slam Episode 145: Hamilton as Public History

By Sean Graham In August 2015, a new musical opened at the Richard Rogers Theater in New York. With music, lyrics, and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, who had previously won a Tony for In the Heights, the show was an adaptation of Ron Chernow’s 2004 biography of Alexander Hamilton.¬† Miranda had previewed some of the show, to laughter, at the… Read more »