Hamilton’s Chicago run begins at the PrivateBank Theatre. Miguel Cervantes and Joshua Henry play Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, respectively; Tony winner Karen Olivo is Angelica Schuyler.
Everything We Know About 'The Hamilton Mixtape'
PBS airs Hamilton’s America, a doc exploring the making of the musical and the ways in which its story intersects with history; Lin-Manuel Miranda’s college pal Alex Horwitz directs.
Sometime This Fall
Atlantic Records releases the Hamilton mixtape, a set of remixes, covers and songs inspired by the show. The lineup reportedly includes Busta Rhymes, Alicia Keys and Usher.
Comic-Con: Lin-Manuel Miranda to Narrate Story of 'Hamilton' on 'Drunk History'
The Hamilton-inspired episode of Comedy Central’s Drunk History airs, with Alia Shawkat as Hamilton and Aubrey Plaza as Burr; a super-sloshed Miranda narrates.
In March 2017, Hamilton’s national tour kicks off at San Francisco’s SHN Orpheum Theatre; in August, the show heads to Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre; and in October, Hamilton opens at London’s Victoria Palace Theatre. The U.S. tour continues in 2018 in Washington, D.C.; 15 other cities have yet to announce dates.
This article originally appeared in the Sept. 3 issue of Billboard.