The Less Than Revolutionary Side of Hamilton

Lin-Manuel Miranda as Alexander Hamilton
Lin-Manuel Miranda as Alexander Hamilton

The screen adaptation of Hamilton, the 2015 multi-award-winning musical is making its debut on Disney+ this weekend and by all means you should watch it. It’s a terrific piece of theater that features some of the most inventive music and lyrics of the last decade as penned by creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, and performed by actors of color at a time when American theater remains a decidedly white, if not outwardly