Monthly Archives: November 2018

Hamilton (musical) Coming to Pittsburgh

Hamilton(Musical): An American Musical is a sung- and rapped-through musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, with music, lyrics, and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow. Incorporating hip hop, R&B, pop, soul, traditional-style show tunes, and color-conscious casting of non-white actors as the Founding Fathers and other historical figures.

Hamilton (Musical)the musical achieved both critical acclaim and box office success.

Downtown Pittsburgh performances bring people, generate business

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has “managed one of the city’s most vivid transformations, turning a large part of downtown into a lively, safe and attractive district.” for the past 30 years.

Writer John Tierney has said, “Pittsburgh is not unique in looking to the arts as an economic catalyst. Cities across the country, small and large, realize that a vibrant arts scene can attract people downtown and spur the opening of restaurants and other supportive amenities.”