Hamilton, the electrifying tale of American politician Alexander Hamilton, is finally making its way to Kansas City's theaters. Experience these important events in American history like you've never seen before. Backed up by stellar choreography and one of the most eclectic and fantastic scores in theater history, Hamilton is one show any fan of the performing arts can't afford to miss.
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Hamilton is based on the biographical novel Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. It recounts the story of Alexander Hamilton all the way from his arrival in America, the entirety of his political career and his eventual death in a duel with Aaron Burr. Created by Lin-Manuel Miranda and originally starring him as the lead role, the show incorporates one of the most decorated musical scores in theater history to create one of the most informational and entertaining theater experiences in recent memory.
Where can I buy Hamilton Kansas City tickets?
You can purchase tickets to see Hamilton in Kansas City as well as many other exciting shows at StubHub. StubHub’s library of tickets covers things ranging from musicals to sporting events to live concerts and more complete with dates and times for performances plus tons of information on your favorite artists.
Who is in the cast for Hamilton Kansas City?
The cast for Hamilton in Kansas City is made up of actors on the US tour for the show. There are two casts for the tour performances with variance based on where in the country a show takes place. As an example, the role of Alexander Hamilton himself is played by either Edred Utomi or Joseph Morales in either the Angelica or Philip cast, respectively. This is the same for each member of the cast with the particular set of actors being announced as tour dates are finalized.
What songs will be part of the Hamilton Kansas City production?
All of the songs from the original Hamilton production in New York will be featured in the Kansas City showing. This includes tracks like "Alexander Hamilton," "My Shot," "Satisfied," "The World Was Wide Enough" and "Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story."
How long is a typical performance of Hamilton in Kansas City?
Like any live show, Hamilton can vary slightly from what is written on the poster or websites for any number of reasons. That said, a typical Kansas City showing of Hamilton will last around 2 hours and 55 minutes from beginning to end with a single intermission in between the two acts around the midpoint.
How many awards has Hamilton won?
Hamilton has won numerous awards over its short time in theaters. In 2015, it won all but two of the 12 categories it was nominated for at the Lucille Lortel Awards. It was awarded the title of Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards in the same year. At the 2018 Laurence Olivier Awards, it won seven awards including Best Actor in a Musical.
What are some similar musicals to Hamilton?
While one of the major draws of Hamilton is how unique it is, there are a few other shows one could look to if they'd like to experience a similar theatrical experience. Hamilton's creator and previous star, Lin-Manuel Miranda, also produced a 2007 play called In the Heights about his life growing up in the Washington Heights. Additionally, Jesus Christ Superstar is a similarly themed historical drama about the life and times of the Bible's Jesus Christ.Back to Top
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