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A Hamilton Hanukkah: The Maccabeats

The story of Hanukkah set to the Broadway smash hit, Hamilton.

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Visitor Comments: 9

(7) MESA, December 21, 2016 3:15 PM

Different Jews respond to different musical styles. The Maccabeats have their detractors, but I can't imagine how many Jews are getting a more positive take on Judaism because of them. My favorite Maccabeats song is "The Latke Recipe," but this Hamilton take is wonderful and so are their other pieces. And the guys themselves are mentschen (I met a couple of them once). May their Kiddush Hashem continue for a long time.

(6) Ariel Platschek, December 20, 2016 10:05 PM

good song

its a very good song its the best thank you the maccabeats for sharing it online

(5) FRAN, December 20, 2016 5:44 PM

Hamilton cast shines again!!!

This is great and certainly adds to a wonderful Hanukkah.

Hey Canuck-this senior of 85 years agrees with you

(4) Marilyn Kay, December 20, 2016 4:00 PM

Loved it!

You guys are great and I always love your creativity and professionalism! Keep it up.

(3) Canuck, December 19, 2016 3:46 PM

Perhaps not all that original, but there's definitely something there.

If the Maccabeats would transfer all that talent & energy to something similar--but something original--it would be sensational.

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