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Hamilton Tickets In London

Hamilton tickets in London: After causing a sensation on Broadway, the musical theatre phenomenon Hamilton finds a London home at the Victoria Palace Theatre. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s unlikely hit features a mash-up of hip-hop, R&B, and soul songs to tell the story of the American founding father. Hamilton tickets in London are available now. Click here to book online 

As the title suggests, the musical centres on the life of Alexander Hamilton, who was orphaned and moved to New York in the hope of a better life. While there, the smart up-start impressed with his hunger for revolution and reform, to take the United States away from British forces. The story sees Hamilton become George Washington’s right-hand man, fall in love, and go on to become the first Secretary of the Treasury of the United States.

The seeds for the Hamilton musical were planted when composer Lin-Manuel Miranda was taking a well-earned break from starring in another of his hit musicals, In the Heights. At the airport, he purchased a copy of Ron Chernow’s biography, Alexander Hamilton. Within a few pages, Miranda started to envision the revolutionary’s life in musical form.

Lin-Manuel Miranda embarked on the project in 2009 by penning The Hamilton Mixtape — a number of songs that would later go on to form the show. During this time, he was invited to the White House to perform at an evening of Poetry, Music, and Spoken Word in front of President Barack Obama and the First Lady. He treated audiences to a snippet from the show he was working on, the song “Alexander Hamilton”, which was met with scattered laughter from the crowd.

After workshopping the mixtape, Hamilton finally received its Off-Broadway premiere at the Public Theater in 2015, before later transferring to Broadway at the Richard Rodgers Theatre (incidentally, where In The Heights had its Broadway premiere).

Hamilton musical won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, making it the first musical to win the award since 2010 and the 9th musical to win the accolade since 1930.

Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote the Hamilton musical. His Hamilton score features a fusion of emotive songs that combine hip-hop, R&B, soul, and classical musical theatre numbers, while the musical is entirely sung-through by its cast. Since its premiere, Hamilton shot into the public consciousness. It won 11 Tony Awards including Outstanding Musical and all four acting categories.

Hamilton Tickets In London 2023-2024

London welcomed the West End production of Hamilton in 2017 at the newly refurbished Victoria Palace Theatre. The musical won a record-equalling seven Olivier Awards, including Best Musical and Outstanding Achievement in MusicHamilton in London has well and truly found a second home.

Hamilton In London FAQs

Is Hamilton in London worth seeing?

I highly recommend watching Hamilton London. It’s a unique experience that lingers.

How long will Hamilton be playing at the Victoria Palace Theatre in London?

The hit musical Hamilton has been entertaining London audiences at the Victoria Palace Theatre since 2017. The show has recently announced its first-ever UK tour. Its new booking period sees it extended until March 2024, adding more opportunities for audiences to enjoy the multi-award-winning performance.

Why do people love Hamilton Musical so much?

Hamilton Musical’s story of revolution is inspiring and essential viewing for those interested in the American Revolution’s history and current global events. The show draws many parallels between the struggles of modern states and the American Revolution centuries ago.

What is the nearest tube station to Hamilton Victoria Palace?

Victoria Station

The nearest tube station to Victoria Palace Theatre is Victoria Station (Circle/District/ Victoria Lines). IF arriving by train, the nearest railway station is Victoria Station. The theatre is also well-serviced by bus routes 2, 11, 16, 24, 36, 38, 52, 73, 82, 148, 170, 211, and 507.

Hamilton tickets in London are available now. Book your Hamilton tickets today.


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