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"The Greatest Show on Earth", one paper declared the other day. C'mon! But seriously folks, there's going to be more where that came from, because - lock up your doubters: I have to report that it really is as good as we've been told

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Why See Hamilton?

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It's the musical experience that bowled over Broadway, an all-out smash-hit epic that traverses the life of one Alexander Hamilton, one of America's Founding Fathers who took on the might of the British and won!

Created by Tony, Grammy, and Emmy winner wunderkind Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights) this razor-sharp musical mixes classic theatre, spoken word, fresh hip-hop and whip-smart writing to build a picture of the incredible visionary and the tumultuous times in which he lived. In recognition of its landmark status, it was awarded the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and scooped 11 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score and many, many more.

SO, Who is Hamilton?

Credited with being one of America's Founding Fathers and promoters of the U.S Constitution, the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton saw the man rise humble beginnings as an orphan in the West Indies to one of the most powerful men in George Washington's cabinet. But on the way, he had to contend with many obstacles, a career fraught with drama and intrigue, sex scandals, warring loyalists and much more until finally meeting his end in a duel with one of his closest allies...

DID YOU KNOW?

Among his many achievements, Hamilton founded the New York Post, which would become the oldest newspaper in America to have been published continuously as a daily.

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Dates

Opening night: 19 December 2021

Cast and Creative

Cast

Alex Sawyer as Alexander Hamilton
Georgina Onuorah as Angelica Schuyler
Simbi Akande as Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds
Thomas Vernal as George Washington
Lemuel Knights as Marquis De Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson
Jay Perry as Aaron Burr
Nathania Ong as Eliza Hamilton
Jordan Castle as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison
Jordan Benjamin as John Laurens/Philip Hamilton 
Joel Montague as King George 
Adam J Bernard as Alexander Hamilton as certain performances

Ensemble

Gabriela Acosta, Elizabeth Armstrong, Alishia-Marie Blake, Matthew Elliot-Campbell, Jordan Frazier, Manaia Glassey-Ohlson, Amie Hibbert, Sam Holden, Barney Hudson, Nicolais-Andre Kerry, Christian Knight, Ella Kora, Aaron Lee Lambert, Nathan Louis-Fernand, Stacey McGuire, Lewis Newton, Kerri Norville, Hannah Qureshi, Samuel Sarpong-Broni, Hassun Sharif, Lindsey Tierney, Alex Tranter, Maddison Tyson and Brandon Williams. Richard Appiah-Sarpong, Turrell Barrett-Wallace, Roxanne Couch, Nicola Espallardo, Remi Ferdinand, Jack Harrison-Cooper, Jairus McClanahan, Jamai Robinson and Paulo Teixeira.

Creative

Book, Music & Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Inspired by the book 'Alexander Hamilton' by Ron Chernow
Directed by Thomas Kail
Choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler
Scenic Design by David Korins
Sound Design by Nevin Steinberg
Costume Design by Paul Tazewell
Lighting Design by Howell Binkley

Awards

What's On Stage Awards, 2019

Best Actor In A Musical - Jamael Westman
Best Supporting Actor In A Musical - Jason Pennycooke
Best Choreography
Best Costume Design
Best Lighting Design

Olivier Awards 2018 - Wins

Best Actor in Supporting Role - Michael Jibson
Outstanding Achievement in Music 
Award for Best Lighting Design - Howell Binkley
Best Sound Design - Nevin Steinberg
Best New Musical - Hamilton 
Best Actor in a Musical - Giles Terera
Best Theatre Choreographer - Andy Blanken Buehler

Olivier Awards 2018, Nominations

Best Actor in Supporting Role in a Musical - Michael Jibson, Jason Pennycooke and Cleve Setember
Best Actress in Supporting Role in a Musical - Rachel John
Outstanding Achievement in Music - Lin-Mnauel Miranda
Best Theatre Choreographer - Andy Blankenbuehler
Best Actor in a Musical - Giles Terera, Jamael Westman
Best Lighting Design - Howell Binkley
Best Sound Design - Nevin Steinberg
Best Costume Desgin - Paul Tazewell
Best Director - Thomas Kail

Critics Circle Theatre Awards 2018

Best Musical

2018 What's On Stage Award Nominations

Best Original Cast Recording
Best Poster

2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama


2016 Tony Awards

Best Musical
Best Book of A Musical - Lin Manuel Miranda
Best Original Score - Lin Manuel Miranda
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical - Leslie Odom Jr.
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical - Daveed Diggs
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical - Renee Elise Goldsberry
Best Costume Design of a Musical - Paul Tazewellbest
Best Lighting Design of a Musical - Howell Binkley
Best Direction of a Musical - Thomas Kail
Best Choreography - Andy Blackenbuehler
Best Orchestrations - Alex Lacamoire

What we thought

Bold BROADWAY brilliance!

Hamilton is so good, it's transcended the realms of musical theatre to become a pop culture phenomenon in its own right.

Hamilton is so good, it's transcended the realms of musical theatre to become a pop culture phenomenon in its own right. From concept to execution, the Lin-Manuel Miranda penned production is an air-tight Broadway juggernaut turned international smash yo

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