‘Hamilton’ Chicago extended through Jan. 20, 2019; new block of tickets on sale

SHARE ‘Hamilton’ Chicago extended through Jan. 20, 2019; new block of tickets on sale
miguel_cervantes_ari_asfar_hamilton_c_joan_marcus_2016.jpg

Miguel Cervantes and Ari Asfar star in the Chicago production of “Hamilton.” | Photo copyright Joan Marcus

Fans of the juggernaut that is “Hamilton” the stage musical take note: A new 20-week block of tickets for the stage musical — for performances through Jan. 20, 2019 — will go on sale at 10 a.m. May 8. The musical, which bowed in Chicago in 2016, is currently playing at the CIBC Theatre, 18 W. Monroe.

Tickets ($75-$205) will be available for purchase at broadwayinchicago.com and the theater box office or by phone at (800) 775-2000. There’s a limit of 12 tickets per household for shows Sept. 4, 2018-Jan. 20, 2019.

Directed by Thomas Kail, “Hamilton” features a book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and music supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire.


The Latest
Retiring incumbent Jesse White is widely regarded as having used his position to help libraries, readers, writers and lifelong learners.
The results of a long Fourth of July weekend and summer weather leads this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report.
Paul Crimo said he had no inkling his nephew, Bobby Crimo, was planning a mass shooting — as police allege.
The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, among other things, enhances background checks for gun buyers age 18 to 21. and encourages states to enact “red flag” laws that can allow firearms to be temporarily confiscated from people deemed dangerous.