HAMILTON’s George Washington, Emmy and Grammy Award-winner Christopher Jackson, joins the cast of PBS’ A CAPITOL FOURTH broadcast live from the U.S. Capitol on Monday, July 4, 2016 from 8:00 to 9:30 p.m. ET.
The evening of unforgettable performances will be capped off by an incomparable fireworks extravaganza and broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on PBS, NPR and around the world on the American Forces Network. And, for the first time ever the broadcast will be live-streamed online on Facebook Live andwww.pbs.org/a-capitol-fourth and will also be available as Video on Demand for a limited time only, July 4 to July 18, 2016.
The program is a co-production of Jerry Colbert of Capital Concerts and WETA, Washington, D.C. Executive producers Jerry Colbert and Michael Colbert have assembled an award-winning production team that features the top Hollywood talent behind some of television’s most prestigious entertainment shows including theGRAMMY AWARDS, COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, TONY AWARDS, SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, and more.