Playing in Chicago: Hamilton
This month, take a step back in time and visit Chicago to witness the incredible, award-winning production of Hamilton. With its modern music and timely themes, Hamilton is a must-see musical masterpiece.
Hamilton in Chicago
After a year of Broadway productions, in October 2016, Hamilton officially arrived at the CIBC Theatre in Chicago. Since then, the theatre has held performances of Hamilton nearly every day and will continue to do so until early September of this year. For the month of February and March, visitors can attend the musical Tuesdays through Sundays, at a variety of show times. For the complete schedule of performances, visit the Hamilton website.
About the Show
The critically acclaimed, Tony award-winning musical, Hamilton has been regarded as one of the best Broadway musicals of all time with its diverse music and incredible cast. The musical tells the life of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton through rap, pop, soul and traditional show music. Since its Broadway debut in August 2015, Hamilton has received a record-breaking 16 Tony nominations, winning 11, including Best Musical. The show has also won a Grammy Award and Pulitzer Prize. Visit the Hamilton website for more information on the cast and musical itself.
Ticket prices vary depending on the date of the show and seat selection. Prices for shows in the month of February and March are significantly higher than prices in July, as people have already begun reserving their seats for upcoming shows. For March shows, tickets begin around $150, whereas tickets in July begin around $70. As a courtesy to other show attendees, it is a Hamilton policy to not admit children under the age of five, so if you have younger children, make sure to find a babysitter! To purchase your tickets for Hamilton, visit this Ticketmaster page.
As you see one of the best musicals on Broadway in the most iconic Chicago theater, it is only fitting that you stay in one of the nicest boutique hotels in the area, The Majestic Hotel. Located close to the theater, this beautiful hotel with its classic charm and superb service is the perfect complement to your Hamilton experience.
Where: CIBC Theatre | 18 W. Monroe St. Chicago, IL 60603
When: Now through September 2
WHERE TO STAY
This hotel has lots of charm with its comfortable, delightful atmosphere of an upscale English manor, amidst the energetic city life of the bustling Lakeview neighborhood. 528 West Brompton, Chicago, IL 60657. 773.404.3499