Theater Pantages Theatre , Hollywood Friday August 11 2017 - Friday December 29 2017
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Phillipa Soo and Lin-Manuel Miranda in the original Broadway cast of Hamilton

L.A. finally gets its shot at Broadway’s hottest ticket, Hamilton. The hip-hop historical hootenanny by Lin-Manuel Miranda (everything winner for In the Heights) uses several musical genres to craft a totally new and unexpected look at the Founding Fathers and the creation of America… though Miranda has said, “We take it as a given that hip hop is the music of the Revolution.” There’s British pop (for King George), soul, modern girl-group groove and a full-on rap smackdown about the role of the federal government between the first secretary of the treasury (Alexander Hamilton) and Thomas Jefferson himself. The cast album won the Grammy and the off-Broadway production won eight Drama Desks (along with six other nominations), including Outstanding Musical, Music, Lyrics and Book (Miranda collecting each of the last three). 

By: Michael OrdoƱa


Venue name: Pantages Theatre
Address: 6233 Hollywood Boulevard
between Argyle Avenue & Vine Street
Los Angeles

Opening hours: Mon 10am-6pm; Tue-Sat 10am-8:30pm; Sun 10am-7pm
Price: TBA
Event website: http://hollywoodpantages.com/
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