Pod4Ham - a podcast about the musical Hamilton

Pod4Ham - a podcast about the musical Hamilton

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46: It’s Only a Matter of Time
Dec 28, 2016 • 28 min
“Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story” - What comes next? Host David J. Loehr with Elsa S. Henry, Deborah Stanish and Michael B. Johnson.
45: Now I’m the Villain in Your History
Dec 20, 2016 • 33 min
“The World Was Wide Enough” - Hamilton and Burr duel to the death. Host Monty Ashley with Andy Ihnatko and Casey Barber.
44: This Meeting’s at Dawn
Dec 13, 2016 • 17 min
“Best of Wives and Best of Women.” - Eliza asks Alexander to come back to bed, but he’s too busy writing a goodbye letter in the event he is killed in his duel with Aaron Burr. Host Jason Snell with Rachel Donner, Aleen Simms and David J. Loehr.
43: Weehawken, Dawn. Guns Drawn.
Dec 8, 2016 • 24 min
“Your Obedient Servant” - Hamilton refuses to apologize for not endorsing Burr. The two agree to meet for a duel. Host Lex Friedman with David J. Loehr, Shannon Sudderth and David Sparks.
42: Jefferson Has Beliefs, Burr Has None
Dec 1, 2016 • 34 min
“The Election of 1800” - It’s time for the election of 1800, in which Thomas Jefferson faces off against Aaron Burr—and Hamilton has to choose who to endorse. Host Chip Sudderth with Elsa S. Henry, Kathleen Schowalter, Scott Knaster and Alyssa Franke.
41: The Unimaginable
Nov 22, 2016 • 28 min
“It’s Quiet Uptown” - Alexander and Eliza cope with the death of their son. (Get out the tissues.) Host David J. Loehr with Travis Bedard, Shannon Sudderth and Paul Smith.
40: I Did Exactly As You Said
Nov 19, 2016 • 12 min
“Stay Alive (reprise)” - Philip Hamilton is grievously wounded and is near death. Host Monty Ashley with Elsa S. Henry and Emily Nahmanson.
39: See You on the Dueling Grounds
Nov 16, 2016 • 16 min
“Blow Us All Away” - Philip Hamilton challenges one of his father’s detractors to a duel, and Alexander gives him advice and support. Host Chip Sudderth with Rachel Donner, Monty Ashley and Casey Barber.
38: I’m Erasing Myself from the Narrative
Nov 8, 2016 • 35 min
“Burn.” - In the wake of the Reynolds Pamphlet, Eliza ponders Alexander’s betrayal and burns their letters. Host Andy Ihnatko with Elsa S. Henry, Shannon Sudderth and Aleen Simms.
37b: Consulting the Hamiltome
Nov 3, 2016 • 15 min
Outtakes from “The Reynolds Pamphlet” - A bonus discussion from the middle of the recording of our “Reynolds Pamphlet” episode. Host David J. Loehr with Alison Baker, Jaleh Fazelian, Deborah Stanish and Shannon Sudderth.
37: I Hope You’re Satisfied
Nov 2, 2016 • 24 min
“The Reynolds Pamphlet” - In an attempt to salvage his professional dignity, Hamilton publishes an admission of guilt that will ruin his personal reputation. Host David J. Loehr with Alison Baker, Deborah Stanish, Shannon Sudderth and Jaleh Fazelian.
36: I Wrote My Way Out
Oct 27, 2016 • 23 min
“Hurricane” - Hamilton, his professional and personal life on the precipice, recalls his childhood in the Carribean. Host Chip Sudderth with Casey Barber, Monty Ashley and Rachel Donner.
35: I Have Reasons for Shame
Oct 18, 2016 • 28 min
“We Know” - Madison, Jefferson, and Burr confront Hamilton over evidence of a career-ruining event that isn’t quite the one they were expecting to find. Host Andy Ihnatko with Chip Sudderth, Elsa S. Henry and Aleen Simms.
34: Say What?!
Oct 12, 2016 • 14 min
“The Adams Administration” - In which John Adams gets confined to one term. Host Monty Ashley with Elsa S. Henry and Emily Nahmanson.
33: Good Luck!
Oct 6, 2016 • 17 min
“I Know Him” - King George returns to discover that George Washington is leaving the scene and John Adams is replacing him. Host David J. Loehr with Shannon Sudderth, Deborah Stanish, Alison Baker and Jaleh Fazelian.
32: At Home in This Nation We’ve Made
Sep 27, 2016 • 27 min
“One Last Time” - George Washington refuses to run for a third term as President and asks Hamilton to craft his farewell address. Host Chip Sudderth with Travis Bedard, Rachel Donner and David J. Loehr.
31: Follow the Money and See Where it Goes
Sep 22, 2016 • 26 min
“Washington on Your Side” - Jefferson, Madison, and Burr resent Hamilton’s relationship with the president and vow to find a way to disgrace him. Host Shannon Sudderth with Christina Grace, Casey Barber and Elissa Goetschius.
30: I’m Super Dead
Sep 15, 2016 • 25 min
“Cabinet Battle #2” - It’s Jefferson versus Hamilton in another cabinet battle, this one over supporting France. Host Monty Ashley with David Sparks.
29: They Don’t Like You
Sep 7, 2016 • 25 min
“Schuyler Defeated” - Aaron Burr stops waiting and makes his move. Host David J. Loehr with Monty Ashley, Aleen Simms and David Sparks.
28: How the Sausage Gets Made
Aug 29, 2016 • 39 min
“The Room Where It Happens” - Hamilton, Madison, and Jefferson plot the future of the United States as Aaron Burr looks on from the outside. Host Serenity Caldwell with Kamille Washington, Alison Berry and Michael B. Johnson.
27: Nobody Needs to Know
Aug 20, 2016 • 24 min
“Say No To This” - Alexander Hamilton’s alone in New York. Maria Reynolds is there, too. And when they meet, Hamilton’s future begins to unravel. Host David J. Loehr with Sophie Brookover, Tara Anderson and Christina Grace.
26: There’s a Lake I Know
Aug 9, 2016 • 36 min
“Take a Break” - Philip Hamilton shows off for his dad. Angelica writes Alexander a letter. Eliza beseeches her husband to take a summer vacation. Host Jason Snell with Kathleen Schowalter, Orli Nativ and Aryeh Cohen-Wade.
25: A Civics Lesson from a Slaver
Aug 4, 2016 • 28 min
“Cabinet Battle #1” - George Washington convenes a cabinet meeting, which becomes a battle of ideas and egos between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton. Host Lex Friedman with Kamille Washington, Kathleen Schowalter and Christina Grace.
24: Thomas Jefferson’s Coming Home
Jul 26, 2016 • 36 min
“What’d I Miss” - Act Two begins with the return of Thomas Jefferson to the United States. Host Deborah Stanish with Michael B. Johnson and Casey Barber.
23b: Intermission
Jul 12, 2016 • 44 min
The experience of seeing “Hamilton” live - With Lin-Manuel Miranda and several other cast members having departed the Broadway run of “Hamilton,” and with us having reached our intermission break, we decided to take an episode to discuss the experience of…
23: Like You’re Running Out of Time
Jul 6, 2016 • 34 min
“Non-Stop” - Hamilton and Burr cope with life after the war, leading Hamilton to a decision to join the new American government as the show’s first act concludes. Host Serenity Caldwell with Brian Hamilton and Scott Knaster.
22: You’ll Blow Us All Away
Jun 30, 2016 • 25 min
“Dear Theodosia” - In the aftermath of war, Aaron Burr and Alexander Hamilton talk to their children. Host David J. Loehr with Rachel Donner, Tara Anderson and Travis Bedard.
21: Awesome, Wow!
Jun 23, 2016 • 29 min
“What Comes Next” - King George is back, and he is not happy with the results of the war in America. Host Chip Sudderth with Andy Ihnatko, Orli Nativ and Sophie Brookover.
20b: Tony Awards special
Jun 15, 2016 • 35 min
Tony Awards - We watched the Tonys and wanted to talk about it. So here’s a special bonus episode. Host David J. Loehr with Shannon Sudderth and Andy Ihnatko.
20: Immigrants, We Get the Job Done
Jun 12, 2016 • 18 min
“Yorktown (The World Turned Upside Down)” - Hamilton reconnects with Lafayette as they prepare for the Battle of Yorktown, the decisive battle of the Revolutionary War. (Posted early in honor of the Tony Awards.) Host Monty Ashley with Brian Hamilton,…
19: When I Was Young and Dreamed of Glory
Jun 9, 2016 • 19 min
“History Has Its Eyes On You” - Before battle, George Washington speaks to Hamilton. Host Moisés Chiullan with Andy Ihnatko and Kamille Washington.
18: America’s Favorite Fighting Frenchman
Jun 2, 2016 • 14 min
“Guns and Ships” - Lafayette brings aid from France to help defeat the British at Yorktown, and Hamilton is finally given a chance to lead in battle. Host Monty Ashley with Cecily Walker, Alison Berry and Christina Grace.
17: Let Me Be a Part of the Narrative
May 26, 2016 • 24 min
“That Would Be Enough” - Alexander returns home to Eliza, who is pregnant, and asks him not to go back to the war. Host Chip Sudderth with Andy Ihnatko, Orli Nativ and Sophie Brookover.
16: Call Me Son One More Time
May 19, 2016 • 28 min
“Meet Me Inside” - The duel is over, but George Washington’s arrival means that Hamilton’s trouble is just beginning. Host Jason Snell with Elsa S. Henry, Brian Hamilton and Kathleen Schowalter.
15: Pray That Hell or Heaven Lets You In
May 13, 2016 • 29 min
“Ten Duel Commandments” - This episode tries to set the record straight with an analysis of the codes of dueling. We hope this will provide you with the satisfaction you demand. Host Moisés Chiullan with Shannon Sudderth, Rachel Donner, David J. Loehr and…
14: I’m a General. Whee!!!!
May 5, 2016 • 33 min
“Stay Alive” - Things are getting tough in the Revolution, and General Charles Lee becomes a problem. Host Andy Ihnatko with Marko Savic, Ashlee Clark Thompson, Casey Barber and Scott Knaster.
13: I Am Inimitable
Apr 28, 2016 • 23 min
“Wait For It” - Aaron Burr takes center stage and narrates his own story, for a little while. Host Serenity Caldwell with David J. Loehr, Rachel Donner and Michael B. Johnson.
12: You Are the Worst, Burr
Apr 22, 2016 • 11 min
“The Story of Tonight (reprise)” - They’re just doing the same song again! Is that cheating, or what? Host Monty Ashley with Elsa S. Henry, Lex Friedman and Andy Ihnatko.
11: She’d Be Lying
Apr 14, 2016 • 26 min
“Satisfied” - Angelica rewinds to the first meeting of Alexander and Eliza and shows it from a very different perspective. (And be sure to listen past our own rewind for a discussion of parallels between “Hamilton” and “Jesus Christ Superstar.”) Host…
10: At a Revel with Some Rebels
Apr 7, 2016 • 20 min
“Helpless” - Eliza meets Alexander, and the sky’s the limit. Host Brian Hamilton with Rachel Donner, Elsa S. Henry and Michael B. Johnson.
9: Ladies!
Mar 30, 2016 • 34 min
“A Winter’s Ball” - 1780, a winter’s ball, and Burr and Hamilton are boasting about their reliability with the ladies. Host Andy Ihnatko with Casey Barber, Ashlee Clark Thompson, Scott Knaster and Marko Savic.
8: Outgunned, Outmanned, Outnumbered, Outplanned
Mar 24, 2016 • 30 min
“Right Hand Man” - Here comes the General! Hamilton meets George Washington, and a long relationship is formed. Host Chip Sudderth with Andy Ihnatko, Monty Ashley, Deborah Stanish and Lex Friedman.
7: Oceans Rise, Empires Fall
Mar 16, 2016 • 19 min
“You’ll Be Back” - A message from the King! George III makes an appearance to remind the colonies of what they risk if they go it alone. Host Jason Snell with Serenity Caldwell, Monty Ashley and David J. Loehr.
6: Is He In Jersey?
Mar 9, 2016 • 14 min
“Farmer Refuted” - A loyalist broadside is rigorously refuted by Alexander Hamilton, who would rather be divisive than indecisive. Host Monty Ashley with Andy Ihnatko, Elsa S. Henry and Lex Friedman.
5: The Greatest City in the World
Mar 2, 2016 • 31 min
“The Schuyler Sisters” - Introducing the Schuyler sisters: Angelica, Eliza… and Peggy. Aaron Burr isn’t going to get in their way. Host Shannon Sudderth with Moisés Chiullan, Cecily Walker and Orli Nativ.
4: Raise a Glass to Freedom
Feb 24, 2016 • 12 min
“The Story of Tonight” - A drinking song sung by comrades in a revolution, with a tip of the hat to “Les Misérables.” Host Serenity Caldwell and David J. Loehr with Michael B. Johnson and Rachel Donner.
3: Young, Scrappy, and Hungry
Feb 18, 2016 • 30 min
“My Shot” - In contrast to Aaron Burr’s talk-less-smile-more approach, Alexander Hamilton gets overexcited and shoots off at the mouth. Host Jason Snell with Serenity Caldwell, David J. Loehr and Monty Ashley.
2: Talk Less, Smile More
Feb 11, 2016 • 23 min
“Aaron Burr, Sir” - Alexander Hamilton arrives in New York and meets Aaron Burr, Lafayette, Hercules Mulligan, and John Laurens. Host Brian Hamilton with Rachel Donner, Michael B. Johnson and Elsa S. Henry.
1: Just You Wait
Feb 4, 2016 • 32 min
“Alexander Hamilton” - The start of it all. How does a bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman end up as the ten-dollar founding father? Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter, and subscribe on iTunes or via RSS. Host Chip Sudderth with Lex Friedman,…