This special DVD - available only to supporters of public televsion - features the copmplete songs from the broadcast (on WXXI 12/7 at 8pm, 12/10 at 5 and 12/11 at 7pm) all digitally remastered in stereo. These have not been seen since the original 1970s broadcasts.
Broadway and history combine in this look at the making of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning megahit Hamilton. Hamilton’s America,the documentary film that brings history to vivid life through the lens of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pop culture phenomenon Hamilton encores Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV.
Beginning with the 1965 assassination of Malcolm X, filmmaker and historian, Dr. Henry Louis Gates, takes viewers on a journey through the African American experience of the last 50 years. The series looks back at the most change-filled 50 years in American history. It features interviews with celebrities, leaders, and common people who lived through the times.
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