Producers of the Broadway musical megahit Hamilton made a special announcement: $10 tickets will be available for the October 31, 2018 evening performance of the Tony-winning musical currently playing at Broadway’s Richard Rodgers Theatre. Tickets for the #HAM4HAM exclusive performance will available by lottery via the Hamilton app.
“The #Ham4Ham lottery has been providing patrons the opportunity to purchase tickets to Hamilton for $10 since the musical began performances over three years ago on Broadway, and continues with all productions of Hamilton, including the forthcoming engagement in San Juan, Puerto Rico. We announce with great pleasure today that tickets to Hamilton on Broadway will be sold for $10 as a Halloween treat to our fans,” says Jeffery Seller, one of Hamilton’s producers.
All tickets will be sold via the Hamilton Digital Lottery.
Details and information:
- Patrons can enter the lottery from October 17 through October 24 via the official Hamilton app. To download the Hamilton app visit HamiltonMusical.com/app.
- Beginning October 26, winners will receive a single-use code from Ticketmaster by email which they must use to purchase one or two tickets.
- Ticket(s) may be picked up at will call beginning at 5:30 PM on October 31 with a valid photo ID.
- Only one entry per person. Repeat entries and disposable email addresses will be discarded.
- For more details please visit HamiltonMusical.com/lotto.
Additionally, Hamilton has added some new members to the Broadway company. Wallace Smith has joined the Broadway company as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison and Denée Benton and Carvens Lissaint will join the cast on October 30 as Eliza Hamilton and George Washington, respectively. They will join Michael Luwoye as Alexander Hamilton, Daniel Breaker as Aaron Burr; Bryan Terrell Clark as George Washington; Alysha Deslorieux as Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds; Mandy Gonzalez as Angelica Schuyler; James Monroe Iglehart as Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson; Lexi Lawson as Eliza Hamilton; Anthony Lee Medina as John Laurens/Philip Hamilton; Euan Morton as King George III; and Wallace Smith as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison. Bryan Terrell Clark and Lexi Lawson will play their final performance on October 28.
The Broadway company includes Lauren Boyd, Andrew Chappelle, Hope Endrenyi, Karla Puno, Garcia Lexi, Garcia Christina, Glur, Sean Green, Jr., David Guzman, Jennie Harney-Fleming, Neil Haskell, Sasha Hollinger, Thayne Jasperson, Elizabeth Judd, Roddy Kennedy, Eddy Lee, Jevon McFerrin, Antuan Magic Raimone, Willie Smith III, Gabriella Sorrentino, Terrance Spencer, Kim Taylor, Raven Thomas, Ryan Vasquez, Tanairi Sade Vazquez, Robert Walters, Kyle Weiler, and Zelig Williams.
Hamilton, which tells the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton, features a Tony-winning score and book by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Thomas Kail directs the piece which also includes choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler. The musical draws its inspiration from Ron Chernow’s biography of the same name. Hamilton, which blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, is the story of America then, as told by America now.
Mark Robinson is the author of the two-volume encyclopedia The World of Musicals, The Disney Song Encyclopedia, and The Encyclopedia of Television Theme Songs. He maintains a theater and entertainment blog at markrobinsonwrites.com.