HAMILTON A Cultural Phenomenon: An Epic Saga of a Founding Father Returns to South Florida
February 8, 2024
The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, in collaboration with Broadway Across America, proudly announces the return of the theatrical sensation, HAMILTON, to South Florida. From March 13 to March 24, 2024, audiences will once again have the opportunity to experience the groundbreaking production that has captured hearts and minds worldwide.
HAMILTON, an epic saga chronicling the rise of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, resonates with themes of honor, love, and the pursuit of a lasting legacy.
With its book, music, and lyrics penned by the ingenious Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, and choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, the show promises an unforgettable journey through history. Notably, musical supervision and orchestrations are the work of Alex Lacamoire, a Cuban-American composer and Miami native, adding a special connection to the city's cultural tapestry.
Tickets for HAMILTON are now available for purchase, ranging from $39 to $229, offering a spectrum of experiences to suit diverse audiences. Whether purchased online at: https://www.arshtcenter.org/ or through the Adrienne Arsht Center box office, theater enthusiasts can secure their seats to witness this extraordinary performance by calling: (305) 949-6722.
The 2023-2024 Broadway in Miami Season, presented by Florida Theatrical Association in partnership with the Adrienne Arsht Center, receives generous support from presenting sponsor Bank of America and additional backing from Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, affirming the community's commitment to the arts and cultural enrichment.
Inspired by Ron Chernow’s lauded biography, HAMILTON transcends traditional genres, blending elements of Hip-Hop, Jazz, R&B, and Broadway melodies. Its innovative score has not only earned critical acclaim but has also left an indelible mark on culture, politics, and education. With a staggering 11 Tony Awards to its name, along with Grammy, Olivier Awards, and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, HAMILTON stands as a testament to the transformative power of theater.
The US tour of HAMILTON features a cast and creative team with deep connections to Miami and the broader Florida community. Among them is Q. Robinson, a drummer and Miami native who graduated from the University of Miami, along with Emmanuel Schvartzman, the music director, born in Argentina and raised in Miami. The Florida-born cast members include Blaine Alden Krauss, hailing from Tampa Bay and portraying Alexander Hamilton, as well as Eddie Ortega and Tristan Hill from Orlando, and Devin Tyler Hatch from St. Petersburg, each contributing their unique talents to the ensemble.
The visual and technical elements of HAMILTON are crafted to perfection, with scenic design by David Korins, costume design by Paul Tazewell, lighting design by Howell Binkley, sound design by Nevin Steinberg, and hair and wig design by Charles G. LaPointe. Casting, overseen by Telsey + Company's Bethany Knox, CSA, ensures that the production features a stellar ensemble cast that brings the narrative to life with authenticity and depth.
Produced by Jeffrey Seller, Sander Jacobs, Jill Furman, and The Public Theater, HAMILTON continues to captivate audiences worldwide, transcending boundaries of time and geography. The Original Broadway Cast Recording remains a cherished soundtrack, available for enthusiasts everywhere to relive the magic of the stage.
In bringing HAMILTON back to South Florida, the Adrienne Arsht Center celebrates not only the richness of theatrical artistry but also the spirit of inclusivity and diversity that defines Miami's cultural landscape. As audiences prepare to embark on this extraordinary theatrical journey, they are reminded of the enduring power of storytelling to unite, inspire, and illuminate the human experience. With each performance, HAMILTON reaffirms its place as a cultural phenomenon, leaving an indelible mark on generations to come.
Tickets may be purchased online at: www.arshtcenter.org or at the Adrienne Arsht Center box office by calling: (305) 949-6722.