Hamilton is one of the best musical in Broadway. It won the Grammy Award for the Best Musical Theater Album, Pulitzer Prize of Drama and it bate the record for the most nominated to the Tony Awards with 16 nominations, winning 11 of them, includes Best Musical.
It was created and written by Lin-Manuel Miranda and it’s about Alexander Hamilton, one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. And yes, he is the person of the banknotes of ten dollars. The musical talks about his life, how he did to meet his wife and what important things he did for USA, like fighting in the Independence War and becoming right hand man of George Washington, with hip-hop, R&B songs and raps.
It has 2 acts and begins with the song “Alexander Hamilton” and ends with “Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story”. The most known songs are: “My Shot”, “Yorktown” and “The room where it happens”.
The first play was in August 2015. Hamilton is in the Richard Rodgers Theatre (New York), The PrivateBank Theatre (Chicago) and it will be on London in October 2017. But in 2017/2018 they are going to do a tour in USA. It’s very difficult have one ticket to see it, so if you have the opportunity, you can’t lose it. “I AM NOT THROWING AWAY MY SHOT”.