Here's how to get your hands on tickets for the West End musical.
More tickets for the highly anticipated musical Hamilton will go on sale on Friday 3 November 2017 at 12:00.
With the reseating process necessitated by the rescheduling of preview performances due to reconstruction of the theatre now complete, fans can once again get their hands on more tickets for the Pulitzer and Tony Award winning production.
The new release of tickets at London’s Victoria Palace Theatre includes newly created boxes, the remaining reseat tickets and some production seats.
Hamilton will re-open the theatre, with previews beginning on the 6 December 2017. The official opening night is scheduled for the 21 December 2017, with shows booking to the 30 June 2018.
A new booking period will be announced by the end of 2017.
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 helped shape the very foundations of the America we know today. The score blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B and Broadway – the story of America then, as told by America now.
The smash hit musical has book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, is directed by Thomas Kail, with choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestration by Alex Lacamoire. The musical is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Alexander Hamilton.
Find out more about the West End cast here.
The Broadway production has won 11 Tony Awards including Best Musical, as well as the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the 2016 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.
It is currently running at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway, as well as at the PrivateBank Theatre in Chicago. A third production opened at the Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco in March, before transferring to Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles.
Check out the official music video for Immigrants (We Get The Job Done) by K’naan featuring Residente, Riz MC & Snow Tha Product below.
With more tickets available from 12:00 tomorrow, here’s some information on ticket prices and how Hamilton Paperless Ticketing works:
Preview performances (6 December – 20 December 2017) will be priced between £20 and £79.50 per ticket. Additional £190 Premium Tickets are available from Friday 15 December to Wednesday 20 December.
From 21 December 2017 to 30 June 2018 tickets are priced between £20 and £89.50. Premium Tickets are priced between £137.50 and £200.
A limited number of Premium tickets will be released online at 12 noon every Monday for all of the following week’s performances. The first Late Release, for performances week commencing 4 December, will take place online at 12 noon Monday 27 November.
Daily Lottery Tickets will be available from the week commencing the 27 November 2017, limited to 2 per person.
Grand Circle Standing Tickets are subject to licence and not yet available. Further details to be announced.
Hamilton Paperless Ticketing made simple
As Hamilton Paperless Ticketing suggests, there isn’t a physical ticket. The only way to get into Hamilton is by showing the credit or debit card you use when booking your seats.
As soon as you’ve booked your seat, you’ll be sent an e-mail as proof of purchase. Keep hold of this. On the day of the show, you’ll need to bring this receipt as well as your original credit or debit card, and an official-issued photo ID such as a driving license or passport.
The box office at the theatre will then swipe the card, confirm you are the person who bought the ticket, and give you a seat location slip. Show that as you enter the auditorium and be guided to your seat. All that’s left to do after that is enjoy the show.
Absolutely. In short, just remember:
– Book your seat on Ticketmaster.co.uk
– Keep hold of your proof of purchase e-mail
– Take the e-mail, photo ID and the original credit or debit card to the theatre on the day and time of the performance
– The box office will swipe your card and issue a seat location slip
– Enter the auditorium and be guided to your seat
– Enjoy the show
We will need your up-to-date card details
Your credit or debit card is your way in. Try and use a card that doesn’t expire before the date of your show.
If that’s not possible, we should be in touch to get your new card details. As contact details can sometimes be out of date, if you haven’t heard anything you need to get in touch with Ticketmaster.
And remember to contact us if your card is lost or stolen.
The person booking the seats needs to be there on the day
As Hamilton Paperless Ticketing is designed to stop touts and unauthorised resale, the person booking the seats needs to be there on the day. If, for any reason, that’s not possible, tickets will need to be refunded.
As they are non-transferrable, they cannot be sold to a friend or given as a gift. Everybody on one booking needs to be at the theatre together too.
If your situation changes before or on the day, you can get in touch with Ticketmaster.co.uk.
Further Hamilton tickets will be available from 12:00 on Friday 3 November 2017 through Ticketmaster.co.uk.