Hamilton’s America

Hamilton in :60 His Legacy

Alexander Hamilton was shot and killed in a duel with Aaron Burr in 1804. From monuments and historic sites, to our currency and banking system, Hamilton’s legacy lives on many forms. Thanks to Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hit musical, Hamilton, this founding father has once again taken center stage. Read the transcript The morning of July 11, […]

Hamilton’s America

Phillipa Soo on Eliza Schuyler

Phillipa Soo, who plays Eliza Schuyler in Hamilton, discusses how Eliza met Alexander Hamilton. Major corporate funding provided by BNY Mellon.

Hamilton’s America: Extended Trailer

Hamilton’s America comprehensive documentary three years in the making comes to THIRTEEN’s Great Performances Friday, October 21 at 9 p.m. as season kickoff to PBS Arts Fall Festival. Broadway and history combine in a timely look at the making of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning megahit “Hamilton.”

GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends™

Full Episode

Live performances by Ry Cooder, Lila Downs, Earth, Wind & Fire, Andy Garcia and The CineSon All Stars, Herbie Hancock, Jefferson Airplane, Kris Kristofferson, Lucrecia, Martina McBride, Magnolia Sisters, JD Souther, and more.

Hamilton’s America

Hamilton in :60 The Politician

In 1783, Alexander Hamilton retired from the military and began his life as a politician. Hamilton contributed 51 of the 85 Federalist Papers, essays that are still used to interpret the U.S Constitution.