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Friday, May 4 saw more than 2400 students, teachers and volunteers fill Eccles Theater for the unique and memorable opportunity to participate in EDUHAM. High-school students performed Hamilton-inspired musical or spoken numbers in front of their peers, and then took part in a question and answer period with the Hamilton cast. The day ended with a matinee performance of the Tony-Award winning musical.

Press coverage for the event was extensive, with radio, TV news and newspaper outlets all present to capture some of the excitement. Below is a summary of the various published news stories.

Radio West (radio clip) – LISTEN: Utah Students Take The ‘Hamilton’ Stage

Salt Lake Tribune (news article) – Utah students rap and sing their way onto the ‘Hamilton’ stage

Deseret News (news article) – ‘It’s like going to Disneyland’: Utah high school students react to seeing ‘Hamilton’

KUTV (news article) – EduHam, ‘Hamilton’ education program, shows Utah students exciting side of history

Utah Public Radio (radio clip and news article) – Utah High School Students To Enjoy Private Hamilton Performance

Ogden Standard Examiner (news article) – Northern Utah students join others at special ‘Hamilton’ show in Salt Lake City

Provo Daily Herald (news article) – Provo students learn U.S. history through ‘Hamilton’ curriculum

Seattle Times (news article) – Provo students have their eyes on history through ‘Hamilton’

AP News (news article) – Provo students have their eyes on history through ‘Hamilton’

US News & World Report (news article) – Utah Students Learn History Through ‘Hamilton’ Curriculum