Tue 27 Sep 2016
Sun 19 Mar 2017
Hamilton the musical makes its Chicago debut
Hamilton the musical makes its Chicago debutHamilton tells the story of Alexander Hamilton, one of the United States' founding fathers. Hamilton was an immigrant who eventually became one of George Washington's closest confidants during the Revolutionary War. Hamilton was also the first individual to become the Treasury Secretary for America. The music numbers of the performance combine influences of jazz, rap, and hip-hop. The musical Hamilton takes a story caught in history and transforms it into a modern American tale.