The loudest buzz on Broadway this season is for Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical about the Founding Father whose face graces the $10 bill (at least for the time being). The show sold hundreds of thousands of tickets before it opened, bringing in about $30 million in advance sales. The Hamilton cast recording goes on sale … Continued
Adam Keiper is editor of The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology and Society and a fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.
The top-grossing movie in the United States this month has been Gravity, a fictional account of astronauts stranded hundreds of miles above the ground and trying to survive and find a way back home. A big part of the movie’s success can be chalked up to the presence of Sandra Bullock and George Clooney. The … Continued