Why Watch Hamilton
Witness as a scrappy, young immigrant, Alexander Hamilton, croons to contemporary tracks while changing the face of America on stage. From a mere bastard orphan to Washington’s most important right hand man, Hamilton is the story of a rebel, war hero and a loving husband that got caught up in the country’s first sex scandal. The political play shines with enchanting songs and a sound score that is bound to get your feet tapping throughout the time.
A rebellious war hero, Hamilton is a tale of the ruthlessly ambitious Alexander Hamilton who begins his journey as a bastard orphan. Determined to make his mark on the new nation, the power hungry Alexander finds himself going from Washington’s right-hand man to a loyal husband roped into country’s first sex scandal. The dark, political story goes hand in hand with a groovy, foot-tapping sound track that captivated the interests of several around the globe.
Musicals | Political drama
“A show about young rebels grabbing and shaping the future of an unformed country, “Hamilton” is making its own resonant history by changing the language of musicals..”
– The New York Times
“Hamilton” is undeniably a work of bonafide genius. The music and lyrics are genius; the easy swing between hip-hop and other musical genres throughout the narrative is genius.”
– The Huffington Post
Know Before You Go
Suitable for ages 10 and up. Children under 4 will not be admitted.
The theater has a seating capacity of 1368. For tips on how to choose the best seats, you can refer to our Richard Rodgers Theatre Seating Chart Guide.
Strictly prohibited. If you'd like to grab a meal before or after the show, check out our guide to the 30 Best Restaurants in the Theater District.
Smart and casual wear is recommended. Keep in mind, the theater is air conditioned throughout the year and can get a bit chilly.
This experience cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.
Your e-tickets can be exchanged for physical tickets with our uniformed Headout hosts outside the theater.