Broadway’s hit new musical Hamilton comes to London’s Victoria Palace Theatre.
Winner of 11 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Hamilton is a groundbreaking, one-for-the-ages tale of one of America’s founding fathers.
Based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Alexander Hamilton one of America’s founding father’s, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton is an amazing, thrillingly multi-layered new musical.
Hamilton is running until 19 December 2020 at the Victoria Palace Theatre.
What’s the Story?
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.
George Washington, Eliza Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson and Hamilton’s lifelong friend Aaron Burr all make their mark in this astonishing new musical exploration of a political mastermind.
HAMILTON’S score blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B and Broadway – the story of America then, as told by America now.
Who’s in it? Hamilton Cast
Karl Queensborough stars as Alexander Hamilton, previously appearing in Girl From the North Country at the Old Vic. Simon-Anthony Roden plays Aaron Burr, with Gavin Spokes as King George III.
The Schuyler Sisters are played by Allyson Ava-Brown as Angelica Schuyler, Sharon Rose as Eliza Hamilton and Emilie Louise Israel as Peggy Schuyler and Maria Reynolds.
Emile Ruddock plays Hercules Mulligan and James Madison, Jason Pennycooke stars as Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson, with Carl Spencer as John Laurens and Philip Hamilton and Trevor Dion Nicholas as George Washington.
The cast is completed by Jade Albertsen, Curtis Angus, Robson Broad, Ashley Daniels, Lisa Darnell, Kelly Downing, Lydia Fraser, Dujonna Gift-Simms, Manaia Glassey-Ohlson, Joe Griffiths-Brown, Gregory Haney, Peter Houston, Barney Hudson, DeAngelo Jones, Jake Halsey-Jones, Phoebe Liberty Jones, Travis Kerry, Natasha Leaver, Aaron Lee Lambert, Sinead Long, Louis Mackrodt, Jay Perry, Alexzandra Sarmiento and Lindsey Tierney.
Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow’s biography Alexander Hamilton. Directed by Thomas Kail, with book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, music direction and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, scenic design by David Korins, costume design by Paul Tazewell, lighting design by Howell Binkley and sound design by Nevin Steinberg.
Theatre InformationVictoria Palace Theatre
Address: Victoria Street, London, SW1E 5EA
Nearest Underground: Victoria (Victoria line, District line, Circle line)
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