The 'Hamilton' Effect: Can Hip-Hop Redefine Broadway?

Hip-hop and Broadway have had a rocky history. Think ‘‘Holler If Ya Hear Me." Yet, audiences have fallen in love with "Hamilton." What makes this hip-hop musical standout and will its success redefine what we've come to know as the American musical?
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