Inspired by Ron Chernow’s 2004 biography of United States founding father Alexander Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda's hip hop infused #Hamilton begins performances on Broadway at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, the former home of his Tony-winning In the Heights. The cast features Miranda, Leslie Odom, Jr., Jonathan Groff, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo, Christopher Jackson and more. Book, music and lyrics are by Miranda. Thomas Kail directs. Read the Playbill story.