Hamilton is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton and features a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B and Broadway, Hamilton is the story of America then, as told by America now.
With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. The Hamilton creative team previously collaborated on the 2008 Tony Award ®-winning Best MusicalIn the Heights. Hamilton features scenic design by David Korins, costume design by Paul Tazewell, lighting design by Howell Binkley, sound design by Nevin Steinberg, hair and wig design by Charles G. LaPointe and casting by Telsey + Company, Bethany Knox, CSA. The musical is produced by Jeffrey Seller, Sander Jacobs, Jill Furman and The Public Theater.
The Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Recording is available everywhere nationwide. The Hamilton recording received a 2016 Grammy® for Best Musical Theatre Album.
Performances of Hamilton are Feb. 12 – March 10 at the Straz Center.
Tickets may be purchased by calling 813.229.STAR (7827) or 800.955.1045 outside Tampa Bay, in person at the Straz Center Ticket Office (1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place) or at www.strazcenter.org. There is a maximum purchase limit of four (4) tickets per account for the engagement.
A digital lottery for Hamilton tickets is available. Forty (40) tickets will be sold for every performance at the Straz Center for $10 each. To enter, use the official app for Hamilton, now available for all iOS and Android devices in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store (http://hamiltonmusical.com/app) or visit http://hamiltonmusical.com/lottery.
There is parking (including parking for the disabled) at the Straz’s arrival plaza onTyler Street on a first-come, first-served basis (fees range from $7-$17).
Other pay-to-park options include the City of Tampa’s Poe Garage on N. Ashley Drive and nearby surface parking lots on MacInnes and Fortune streets (fees range from $5-$8 in these lots) as well as in metered spaces along the surrounding streets (no cost after 6 pm).