Summary: Broadway hit musical from Tony Award-winning composrer-lyricist-star Lin-Manuel Miranda. "Hamilton" is the acclaimed new hip-hop musical about the scrappy young immigrant Alexander Hamilton, the $10 Founding Father who forever changed America with his revolutionary ideas and actions. During his life cut too short, he served as George Washington's chief aide, was the first Treasury Secretary of...
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SHOW MUSIC HAM
Summary: "The water-breathing descendants of African slave women tossed overboard have built their own underwater society -- and must reclaim the memories of their past to shape their future in this brilliantly imaginative novella inspired by the [...] song "The Deep" from Daveed Diggs's rap group clipping. Yetu holds the memories for her people -- water-dwelling descendants of pregnant African slave...
Publisher / Publication Date: Saga Press 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Consider This, Call number: FIC SOL
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SOL
Summary: Based on the New York best seller, this tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Lions Gate Entertainment 2018
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Wonder 2018
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD WON
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WON PG
Summary: Collin must make it through his final three days of probation for a chance at a new beginning. He and his trouble-making childhood best friend, Miles, work as movers, and when Collin witnesses a police shooting, the two men₂s friendship is tested as they grapple with identity and their changed realities in the rapidly-gentrifying neighborhood they grew up in.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Summit Pictures 2018