In 2015, Hamilton made its off-Broadway debut in front of a sold-out audience. During that year, it was nominated for 14 Drama Desk Awards, including a win for Outstanding Musical. When the show moved to the Richard Rodgers Theatre, it broke records for advance ticket sales. At the 2016 Tony Awards, Hamilton received 16 nominations, and it walked away with a win in the Best Musical category. There were more accolades for the musical throughout the year, including winning the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the 2016 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album. All that excitement is coming to the Seattle area as the touring production makes its way throughout the United States. You don’t want to miss your chance to see Hamilton on tour when it comes to Seattle.
Hamilton: A History Lesson Through Music
Hamilton is based on the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, and it includes music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda. The show was inspired by the biography Alexander Hamilton written by Ron Chernow. Hamilton incorporates all genres of music, including traditional show tunes, hip hop, R&B, pop and soul. In addition to that, the show casts non-white actors in the roles of the Founding Fathers and other historical figures of the time. Throughout its Broadway run, the musical has achieved both box office success and critical acclaim.
Where can I buy Hamilton Seattle tickets?
If you are looking to see a performance of Hamilton in Seattle, you can find your seats at StubHub, the largest ticket marketplace in the world. Whether you need orchestra seats or private boxes, you can find a wide selection of tickets at StubHub.
Who is in the cast for Hamilton Seattle?
With the touring cast of Hamilton, you can expect to see Marcus Choi as George Washington, Neil Haskell as King George, Nik Walker as Aaron Burr and Joseph Morales as Alexander Hamilton.
Where is Hamilton Seattle performing?
Hamilton is making limited engagement runs in Chicago at the CIBI Theatre, San Francisco at the Orpheum Theatre and the original off-Broadway location at Richard Rodgers Theatre in New York City. In addition to those locations, you can see the US tour of the musical as it stops at major cities, including Seattle.
What can I expect at a Hamilton Seattle performance?
When Hamilton comes back to town, you can expect an exciting show at the Paramount Theatre. This venue has been the ideal spot for many stage shows as well as comedy and musical performances throughout the years. The auditorium can hold up to 2,807 patrons. The Paramount Theatre has been delighting guests since 1928, and it is one of the most historic theaters in the city.
How long is a Hamilton performance?
If you are thinking about attending a performance of Hamilton, you need to know about the approximate running time of the show. It runs for about 2 hours and 45 minutes. The musical features two acts with a 15-minute intermission between them.
What are some notable songs from Hamilton?
Hamilton is well-known for its exceptional soundtrack. When you attend a performance in Seattle, you can expect to hear many notable songs, including "Alexander Hamilton," "Ten Duel Commandments," "Yorktown (The World Turn Upside Down)" and "The World Was Wide Enough." The soundtrack for the musical has won several awards, including the 2016 Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album.
What other awards has Hamilton won?
In addition to the Pulitzer Prize, Grammy and Tony Awards, Hamilton has won a special Kennedy Center Honors award. In 2017, it also became the first musical to win a Billboard Music Award for Top Soundtrack/Cast Album.Back to Top