Broadway's hit musical 'Hamilton' heading to movie theaters with original cast

CLEVELAND (WJW) — Did you miss your shot at seeing Hamilton with the original Broadway cast? Well, here’s your chance. The historical-based hip-hop musical is heading to theaters, according to Refinery 29. Hamilton tells the story of Alexander Hamilton and his role in the founding of the United States. Lin-Manuel Miranda who wrote the musical’s book, […]

Hamilton cast bonds in downtown Cleveland boxing class

CLEVELAND- The hit Broadway musical Hamilton is wrapping up its tour in Cleveland this week. Sunday is the cast’s final show and final day in the city. But cast members say it’s the time they spent off the stage that has really defined their time in Cleveland. The cast found a home away from home […]

3-year-old daughter of ‘Hamilton’ star dies from severe form of epilepsy

“Hamilton” star Miguel Cervantes and his wife, Kelly, are mourning the loss of their 3-year-old daughter. Adilaide died of a severe form of epilepsy over the weekend. She was diagnosed when she was 7-months-old. Kelly Cervantes posted a photo of an empty bed on Twitter announcing the news. The machines are off. Her bed is […]

“Text less. Vote more.” Cast of ‘Hamilton’ urges people to vote

NEW YORK CITY, New York – The cast of the smash-hit Broadway musical “Hamilton” is urging people to vote on Election Day this Tuesday. “Text less. Vote more. Show everyone what you’re against or what you’re for,” the current cast of “Hamilton” sang in a new get-out-the-vote video filmed backstage in New York City Saturday […]

‘Hamilton’ star pleads with audience ahead of stop in Cleveland

DES MOINES, Iowa — One of the stars of the hit musical “Hamilton” has a message for audiences ahead of the show’s six-week run in Cleveland. Actor Nik Walker, who plays Aaron Burr in the musical, wants you to stop taking pictures while the actors are on stage. He posted a video on Twitter Saturday […]

Hamilton cast explores Cleveland at some of the city’s popular tourist attractions

CLEVELAND — The cast of hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, got a taste of Cleveland tourism during their last week in the city. According to a Facebook post by the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, the cast of award-winning musical visited the zoo Friday.  The zoo shared a photo of the cast, featuring an appearance from Klechka the […]

Playhouse Square announces lottery for $10 tickets to Hamilton

CLEVELAND– Playhouse Square announced a lottery for $10 tickets to see the musical Hamilton. There will be 37 orchestra tickets sold for every performance during its run in Cleveland for $10 each. The digital lottery starts at 11 a.m. July 15 for the July 17 show. There will be a new lottery two days prior […]

Cast of ‘Hamilton’ performs for George H.W. Bush

HOUSTON, Texas – The cast and crew of “Hamilton” didn’t throw away their shot to perform for one of the former presidents of the United States in his home state. The touring production in Houston made a stop at former President George H.W. Bush’s office for a performance on Tuesday in an effort to lift […]

Hamilton starts at Playhouse Square this week! $10 ticket lottery information

CLEVELAND — The popular musical Hamilton comes to Playhouse Square beginning this Tuesday, July 17. A digital lottery for $10 tickets to see the very first show on Tuesday started today. **See how to enter, below** There will be 37 orchestra tickets sold for every Cleveland performance at that price. And, there will be a new […]

Cast of ‘Hamilton’ praises Cleveland as show wraps up six-week run

CLEVELAND, Ohio — If you wanted to be in the “room where it happens,” you threw away “your shot.” The six-week run of the hit Broadway show “Hamilton” wrapped up Sunday night at Playhouse Square Sunday. Many of the cast members took to Instagram to praise the city and thank audiences for attending to the […]