Hamilton's America

A behind-the-scenes look at Lin-Manuel Miranda's Broadway musical Hamilton, coming to Great Performances as part of the 2016 PBS Arts Fall Festival.

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Hamilton's America: Official Extended Trailer

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The documentary film that shows how Lin-Manuel Miranda brought Hamilton to life.



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Hamilton in :60: The Politician

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In this segment of Hamilton in :60, learn about Alexander Hamilton's political career.

Hamilton in :60: His Legacy

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Hamilton was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr in 1804. His legacy lives on in many forms.

Hamilton in :60: The Military Officer

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In this Hamilton in :60 video, learn about Alexander Hamilton, the military officer.

Hamilton in :60: The Immigrant

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In this Hamilton in :60 video, learn about Alexander Hamilton, the immigrant.

Oskar Eustis Compares Lin-Manuel Miranda to Shakespeare

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Oskar Eustis, head of the Public Theater compares Lin-Manuel Miranda to Shakespeare.

Lin-Manuel Miranda on Writing in Aaron Burr's Bedroom

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Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote part of his smash hit from Aaron Burr's bedroom.