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Leslie Butler


Celebrate the arrival of Hamilton, one of Broadway’s most successful musicals, in London with an exclusive event for Dartmouth alumni, family, and friends. At this special event, Leslie Butler, associate professor of history, will offer thought-provoking insights on America’s love/hate relationship with this “young, scrappy, and hungry” founder and on historians’ ambivalent embrace of this musical phenomenon.

After the discussion, two lucky guests will each win a pair of tickets to a 7:30 p.m. performance of Hamilton on Monday, January 8 at the Victoria Palace Theatre. Inspired by the 2004 biography Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow, the musical tells the story of Hamilton and the founding fathers through hip-hop and R&B.

Program
2 p.m.               Welcome and registration with wine reception
2:30 p.m.         Presentation by Professor Leslie Butler
3:30 p.m.          Raffle for tickets to Hamilton and reception with appetizers and open bar
5 p.m.               Event concludes

Pricing
General                       £50.00
Young Alumni            £40.00 (Classes of 2007-2017)

Location
Victorian Bath House
7-8 Bishopsgate Churchyard
London, UK EC2M 3TJ

This event is hosted by Dartmouth Alumni Relations in partnership with the Dartmouth Club of the United Kingdom. To learn more about Dartmouth on Location programs, please contact us at 603-646-9159 or ar.ace@dartmouth.edu.