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Hamilton - Chicago

$60-$180

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, told by America now.

Schedule

Running Time: Two hours and 45 minutes, with one intermission

PrivateBank Theatre

(Chicago, IL)
18 W. Monroe St.
Chicago, IL 60603


 

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by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2020
A video has been posted on the official Hamilton social media accounts, featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda speaking up in support of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2020
On May 23, 2020, the Hangar Theatre Company, in partnership with its Partner In The Arts, Ithaca College, successfully executed their first virtual Mainstage production, The Skin of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder.
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! On May 29, he chatted with Montego Glover!
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2020
Looking for something new to read with your kids while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 more theatre-themed children's books that are sure to fill the void.
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2020
Broadway in Pittsburgh has revamped its 2020-21 season, cutting three shows from the lineup, due to the health crisis.
by Stage Tube - May 29, 2020
THE WRONG MAN has gathered virtually to share a special-at-home performance. Watch Ross Golan, Joshua Henry, Ciara Renee, and Ryan Vasquez perform songs from the show and more!
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020
Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples' premier professional theater, is expanding its virtual offerings through a new series, as well as a continuation of their successful virtual Artful Distancing series.
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020
Eight genre- and format-spanning pieces are among the works being developed by a diverse array of theatremakers at the 2020 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab, reimagined and expressed digitally this year on Sundance Co//ab.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2020
During its unplanned hiatus from public performances, LA Opera has created an extensive array of online programming under the banner LAO at Home. Here's what's on tap for next week.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2020
During its unplanned hiatus from public performances, LA Opera has created an extensive array of online programming under the banner LAO at Home. Here's what's on tap for next week.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2020
Today's top stories: stream Donmar Warehouse's Coriolanus starring Tom Hiddleston, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including NaTasha Yvette Williams, Jelani Alladin, Josh Gad, Rob McClure, Nikki M. James, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2020
Author Tracy Sumner has announced the upcoming release of the second book in her League of Lords historical romance series, The Rake is Taken.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 5, 2020
The Invigorated Ingenue brought Joan Darragh back to the cabaret stage and community, where she belongs. Isolation has brought her talents as motivator and baker to the social media. Here, the Ingenue talks with Stephen Mosher about life before and after her return to the stage.
by Student Blogger: Emma Rose Dorsch - Jun 4, 2020
We all know dating is hard, but dating in as a Musical Theatre major? Insanely difficult.
by Student Blogger: Emma Rose Dorsch - Jun 4, 2020
We all know dating is hard, but dating in as a Musical Theatre major? Insanely difficult.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
Skylight Music Theatre announced the launch of free online musical theatre classes for high school students, college students, and professionals.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
'I Can't Breathe..' is the focus of a live, virtual, one-hour Empathy Concert event hosted by Elliott Masie on Friday, June 5th from 4 pm to 5 pm EDT.
by Marina Kennedy - Jun 4, 2020
While live theatre in New Jersey is being paused due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we continue our series of interviews with theatre professionals to learn more about how they are coping and their future plans. Andrew DePrisco, the Artistic Director of Axelrod Performing Arts Center told us about his background and his position.
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2020
Black Broadway performers have unveiled their artistry in a new music video, Dream Like New York.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
On this week's episode of Dusty & Dott, they read 'We're Different, We're the same' and interview Zoe Jensen (Hamilton, Dear Evan Hansen) about being a part of Douglas Lyon's (Beautiful, Book of Mormon, Five Points, Chicken and Biscuits, Beau) NEW MUSICAL, POLKADOTS: The Cool Kids Musical!
by TV News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has today announced the nominations for the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
Get to know the Next on Stage top 15 contestants! Meet college student Hosea Mundi!
by TV News Desk - Jun 4, 2020
Based out of Fontana, CA, The Faltering Line is a multi-genre metal band that blends the insane energy of Nu-metal, the aggressive riffs of Groove metal, and the crushing screams of Metalcore to name a few.
by Student Blogger: Blake Velick - Jun 3, 2020
I'm here. These words are championed by theatrical hero Celie from The Color Purple. These words inspire Celie to scream out to the world that she is beautiful and has the right to live a wonderful life. These words must echo across the nation in support of black lives. We all must be here for black lives. 
by Student Blogger: Blake Velick - Jun 3, 2020
I'm here. These words are championed by theatrical hero Celie from The Color Purple. These words inspire Celie to scream out to the world that she is beautiful and has the right to live a wonderful life. These words must echo across the nation in support of black lives. We all must be here for black lives. 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
On Monday, June 8, at 6:00 PM EDST, author Honor Moore will be featured in the American Stories, Inspiration Today virtual author series to discuss her new book Our Revolution: A Mother and Daughter at Midcentury.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
On Monday, June 8, at 6:00 PM EDST, author Honor Moore will be featured in the American Stories, Inspiration Today virtual author series to discuss her new book Our Revolution: A Mother and Daughter at Midcentury.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Ben Cameron's Broadway Sessions will present a digital Black Lives Matter fundraising concert on June 4th.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Ben Cameron's Broadway Sessions will present a digital Black Lives Matter fundraising concert on June 4th.
by TV News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Hulu has released the trailer for the upcoming original documentary We Are Freestyle Love Supreme, which features Lin-Manuel Miranda, Arthur Lewis, Anthony Veneziale, Christopher Jackson, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Chris Sullivan, Bill Sherman, James Monroe Iglehart, Andrew Bancroft and Thomas Kail.
by TV News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Hulu has released the trailer for the upcoming original documentary We Are Freestyle Love Supreme, which features Lin-Manuel Miranda, Arthur Lewis, Anthony Veneziale, Christopher Jackson, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Chris Sullivan, Bill Sherman, James Monroe Iglehart, Andrew Bancroft and Thomas Kail.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
When Green Hill Music first launched, it was as a small division of a gospel music record label founded by Bill Gaither. Now, 25 years later, Green Hill has grown into a global music phenomenon – with a diverse product catalogue that includes music legends as well as artists that are currently sweeping the music scene around the world, millions of daily streams, and songs appearing in top films, television shows, and international ad campaigns.  
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Check out Kylie Ferris from Waubonsie Valley High School performing 'Journey To The Past' from ANASTASIA, Anmarie D'Ortenzio from Lincoln-Way East High School performing 'Burn' from HAMILTON, and Ty Schirmer from Oak Park River Forest High School performing 'Runaway With Me' from THE MAD ONES for the Broadway in Chicago Around Broadway in 80 Days.
by Jenny Laroche - Jun 3, 2020
Read a piece from Broadway veteran Jenny Laroche, who last appeared on stage as the Dance Captain of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 the Fabulous Fox Theatre engagement of HAMILTON, originally scheduled for May 5-June 7, 2020 has been postponed until a future season.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 the Fabulous Fox Theatre engagement of HAMILTON, originally scheduled for May 5-June 7, 2020 has been postponed until a future season.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Amid cancellation of Broadway Sings for Pride's 10th Pride Charity Concert due to Covid, Broadway and Off-Broadway performers representing Broadway Sings for Pride will still take part in virtual LGBTQ+ Pride celebrations this June!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2020
West End Best Friend has announced an international musical theatre singing competition called 'The Unity Project'. For The Unity Project, one lucky winner will be picked to be the eighth soloist on a charity single being releasing in July called 'Unity' with seven of the biggest stars in the UK's musical theatre scene.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2020
Thank you to all those who have written us today.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center announced today the 2020 summer season which will be held entirely online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Broadway Education Alliance  presented the 10th annual Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance, a celebration of high school musical programs, in a special livestream event tonight.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2020
Today's top stories: last night's Drama Desk Awards were postponed, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2020
Catch up on this weekend's videos from your favorite stars, including Lea Salonga, Bonnie Milligan, the cast of Jagged Little Pill, Constantine Maroulis, Christina Bianco, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Barn Theatre has announced that Busted and Son of Dork co-founder James Bourne will join an all-star West End line up for their third virtual concert, The Barn Theatre Presents: The Music of Elliot Davis, which will celebrate the work of Loserville composer Elliot Davis.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
Theatre Support Fund+ has raised £125,000 for charities and counting.
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Jun 1, 2020
Apple TV+ acaba de estrenar su nueva serie animada musical, CENTRAL PARK, con un equipo creativo muy relacionado con Broadway.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
Broadway costumes are always something to marvel at, especially the gowns! Which iconic Broadway dress was our readers' favorite?
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Onassis Foundation presents Week 6 of ENTER, their series of new works commissioned from artists in various parts of the world, created in their homes in 120 hours or less and drawing on experiences through the COVID-19 pandemic and its many transformations of life as we know it. 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
As the national theatre community endures limitations on gatherings, Theatre Three continues its practice of offering intimate theatrical experiences in innovative ways. From June 15 - 28, Theatre Three will stream Mark Harelik's inspiring play, The Immigrant.
by TV Scoop - Jun 1, 2020
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of BURDEN OF TRUTH, airing on THE CW on Thursday, June 18, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
COVID-19 continues to have a significant impact on Broadway and the Touring Broadway industry. As a result, Performing Arts Fort Worth announced today a myriad of programming changes to the remainder of its 2019-2020 and upcoming 2020-2021 Broadway at the Bass seasons at Bass Performance Hall.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
INTAR has announced the sad news that John McCormack, longtime Executive Director of INTAR, died on Monday May 18th in his Queens NY home from natural causes related to COVID-19. McCormack was 61.
by TV News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
This past Saturday, May 30th, the organizers behind Brooklyn Comes Alive and Denver Comes Alive held a one-day virtual music marathon fittingly branded as Quarantine Comes Alive.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
The Roger Rees Awards is dedicated to honoring every voice, especially those who feel voiceless, allowing students to express themselves and celebrating that expression. We stand with the Black community. We stand with our Black students past, present, and future. We stand with our Black educators. We stand with their families. Black Lives Matter.
by BWW Prompts - Jun 1, 2020
We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.
by Student Blogger: Izzi Diaz - Jun 1, 2020
With Father's Day approaching, June is the month to recognize the dads of Broadway. More specifically, highlight their songs that tug at our heartstrings and might cause for an occasional silent wipe of a tear or extra call to dad after the show.
by Student Blogger: Izzi Diaz - Jun 1, 2020
With Father's Day approaching, June is the month to recognize the dads of Broadway. More specifically, highlight their songs that tug at our heartstrings and might cause for an occasional silent wipe of a tear or extra call to dad after the show.