RAISE A GLASS TO FREEDOM!!! After 17 months and 523 days of being shutdown, Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s Award winning hottest ticket Hamilton relaunches its returning sit-down company in Los Angeles tonight!!! This engagement will be happening though a limited 6 month run at the iconic Hollywood Pantages Theatre through January 2nd, 2022.
This LA company of HAMILTON originally opened on March 12th, 2020 (following the success of the show’s ANGELICA 1ST National Tour company launching it there). It was slated to run till September 20th, 2020. However, it was abruptly shutdown after Opening Night due to the COVID-19 pandemic causing Live Theater everywhere to be shutdown.
Jamel Westman reprising his Olivier Award nominated performance from the London company as THE 10 DOLLAR FOUNDING FATHER himself “Alexander Hamilton”,
Joanna A. Jones (who previously played the “Peggy Schuyler” and “Maria Reynolds” in the Broadway company along with Off Broadway’s School Girls) this time taking on the role of “Eliza Schuyler”,
Simon Longnight on the dual roles of “Marquis de Lafayette” and “Thomas Jefferson”,
Carvens Lissaint reprising his performance from the Broadway company as “General George Washington”,
Ruben J Carbijal reprising his performances of “John Laurens” and “Phillip Hamilton” which he originated in the show’s ANGELICA 1st National Tour and the AND PEGGY 3rd National Tour which included the historical stop in Puerto Rico),
a full Ensemble.
With HAMILTON reopening in LA, it marks as the 3rd company being performed since the shutdown. Currently the show is being performed in Australia in Sydney (and soon to hit Melbourne next year). and currently in San Francisco with the AND PEGGY 3rd National Touring company. Both the ANGELICA 1st and PHILLIP 2nd touring companies are set to relaunch these next few days.
Other companies of HAMILTON set to reopen will include the show’s inaugural production on Broadway reopening at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on September 14th, 2021. Later on this week, the show’s London’s West End reopens at the Victoria Palace Theatre on August 19th, 2021.
HISTORY IS HAPPENING!
Break a leg to the full cast, crew, musicians, and creative team!
Have a wonderful, healthy, and safe 6 month run!!!
WELCOME BACK HAMILTON LA!!!
Who is excited?!!!