HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tee-Rico Benefits Equality Cares in Florida
The proceeds from the company's "Love Is Love," t-shirt (see front logo on left) designed by Jessica Sporn, will benefit Equality Cares in Florida to support their efforts to secure equality and justice for Florida's LGBT community. Shirts are printed by Nightsweats & T-Cells, a company 100% staffed with HIV employees for over 20 years.
Miranda also recommends the GoFundMe account set up for Orlando victims, for those who are able to contribute.
Winner of eleven 2016 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, HAMILTON is now playing at Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre. With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical direction and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow's biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.
HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation's first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway,HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now.