HAMILTON Makes its Way to Milwaukee
The national tour of the Broadway musical Hamilton will play in Milwaukee as part of the 2019-2020 season, it was announced today by producer Jeffrey Seller and the Marcus Center as part of the Associated Bank Broadway at the Marcus Center and Broadway Across America-Milwaukee series.The best way to guarantee tickets to Hamilton is to purchase a season subscription for the 2018-2019 season. Subscribers who renew their subscription for the 2019-2020 season will be able to guarantee their seats for the premiere Milwaukee engagement of Hamilton before tickets become available to the general public. More information on the 2018-2019 will be available at a later date at MarcusCenter.org.Information regarding engagement dates and how to purchase groups and single tickets will be announced at a later time.With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical direction and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow's biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. HAMILTON is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation's first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, Hamilton is the story of America then, as told by America now.HAMILTON's creative team previously collaborated on the 2008 Tony Award ® Winning Best Musical IN THE HEIGHTS.HAMILTON features scenic design by David Korins, costume design by Paul Tazewell, lighting design by Howell Binkley, sound design by Nevin Steinberg, hair and wig design by Charles G. LaPointe, and casting by Telsey + Company, Bethany Knox, CSA.The musical is produced by Jeffrey Seller, Sander Jacobs, Jill Furman and The Public Theater.The Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Recording is available everywhere nationwide. The Hamilton recording received a 2016 Grammy for Best Musical Theatre Album.
Photo Credit: Joan Marcus