It may seem like the musical Hamilton has been around for years, but we’re still weeks away from the one-year anniversary of its Richard Rodgers Theatre Broadway debut.
In that time, Hamilton’s reach on social media has grown extensively, particularly on Twitter, where the musical has spawned many a hashtag (most of which have made the leap into every day conversation, too… more
Since opening on Broadway this summer, Hamilton has quickly become one of the most successful musicals in American theater. Fusing hip-hop and American history, this Lin Manuel-Miranda-penned masterpiece has given fans plenty of reasons to see Hamilton on Broadway. Starting in Sept. 2016, though, theater lovers won’t have to trek to New York to see this landmark musical.
Hamilton Paper Dolls
Hamilton is undeniably the biggest musical to hit Broadway in the last year, if not the last decade. It’s no easy task to bring 200-year-old historical figures to life on stage, but Lin-Manuel Miranda and his team have accomplished just that--and they’ve done it incredibly well. In an interview with Rolling Stone, Miranda shed light on the team’s inspiration behind the … more
Hamilton Record-Setting Broadway Run
The “hottest Broadway show” tag has been Hamilton’s all year, as the smash hit’s popularity was seemingly unstoppable even before it finally came to the Great White Way. The Lin-Manuel Miranda-penned gem officially opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre just shy of two months ago but has already been confirmed for at least 100 more shows through Sept. 201… more
2014 in Review
As part of our end-of-the-year blog series, Live Year in Review, Vivid Seats staffers will be looking back on some of the best live events attended in 2014. In this installment, Alyssa reviews Motown the Musical from its first tour stop in Chicago this past April.
I’ve been a huge fan of Motown music my whole life. Diana Ross, the Four Tops, Marvin Gaye—you name the song, … more