Hamilton

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Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with West End mega-producer Cameron Mackintosh to bring his multi-award winning, smash-hit Broadway musical Hamilton to London. Playing at the Victoria Palace Theatre, the production begins performances in November 2017.

Based on Ron Chernow’s novel Alexander HamiltonHamilton is the acclaimed new musical that follows a man who is determined to make his revolutionary mark on America. An ambitious young immigrant, Alexander Hamilton serves as George Washington’s chief aide, quickly becoming his trusted right hand man. A husband, father, rebel and war hero, Hamilton is loved and hated in equal measures, particularly by his lifelong friend and foe, Aaron Burr.

Hamilton received a record-breaking 16 Tony Award nominations, winning a total of 11, including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score and Best Choreography. In 2016, Miranda received the Pulitzer Prize, as well as a Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.

Recent RADA graduate Jamael Westman makes his professional debut as Alexander Hamilton, originally played by Lin-Manuel Miranda himself. Casting for the London production features Giles Terera (The Book of Mormon, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom) as Aaron Burr, Michael Jibson (Our House) as King George, Rachelle Ann Go (Miss Saigon, Les Miserables) as Eliza Schuyler Hamilton and Rachel John (The Bodyguard) as Angelica Schuyler.

Additional casting includes Jason Pennycooke (Memphis) as Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson, Obioma Ugoala (Motown the Musical) as George Washington, Cleve September (In the Heights) as John Laurens/Philip Hamilton, Christine Allado (In the Heights) as Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds and Tarin Callender, who makes his professional debut as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison.

Ensemble and cover members include Courtney-Mae Briggs, Jack Butterworth, Marsha Songcome, Jon-Scott Clark, Miriam-Teak Lee, Alexzandra Sarmiento, alongside Jade Albertsen, Curtis Angus, Jonathan Bishop, Kelly Downing, Leslie Garcia Bowman, Lia Given, Gregory Haney, Leah Hill, Barney Hudson, Waylon Jacobs, Phoebe Liberty, Christopher Tendai and Lindsey Tierney.

Directed by Thomas Kail and featuring a book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel MirandaHamilton includes choreography by Andy Blankenbeuhler, musical direction and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, design by David Korins, costume by Paul Tazewell, lighting design by Howell Binkley and sound design by Nevin Steinberg.

After a multi-million pound refurbishment, the Victoria Palace Theatre London reopens in November 2017, with Hamilton beginning previews from November 21st and officially opening December 7th 2017.

Child Friendly?

Hamilton is recommended for those aged 10 and up, due to explicit language.

Seating Tips

Click here for the Victoria Palace Theatre seating chart and seat price guide.