Celebs Are Still Desperately Trying to Get Hamilton Tickets From Lin-Manuel Miranda

Aimée Lutkin 08/17/2017. 15 comments
Hamilton Los Angeles Tickets

In a kind of fun throwback moment, Los Angeles is now going mad with Hamilton fever, with celebrities crawling all over Lin-Manuel Miranda for a ticket. It seems like just yesterday that New Yorkers were blocking traffic for a glimpse of him. Ah, memories.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, lots of unnamed but very important people desperately want to get into the production’s new run at the Pantages Theater, which began Wednesday and only goes through the end of the year. For some reason, THR asked which important person Miranda would most like to sit silently in the dark and watch his show, and he was hesitant to name names, saying that would give them ideas:

“It’s hard to pick, especially because I know the request list is so crazy already, so if I say a name, I don’t want that person to be like, ‘Great, I’ll take 12 tickets!’” laughed Miranda.

Obviously, director Thomas Kail is inundated with requests, but no one is safe from West Coast ticket thirst. Set designer David Korins says he also feels the pressure and has had to change his email address. Kail described their delicate dance when it comes to handing out tickets without offending anyone (though I am 100 percent sure people get offended anyway):

“If you can help facilitate then you do, but saying yes to one person and no to somebody else becomes a slippery slope. So you make a ground rule of what the ring is. Someone asking for tickets for their friend that they like a lot but you’ve never met is probably not going to get very far. I’d rather somebody I’ve never met at all who is working hard get that seat. That and then change your email address.”

Reading these anecdotes, I assumed that Los Angeles was experiencing something New York theater goers had grown out of, especially since Miranda left the show along with many other favorites. Wrong. No one wants it more than we do. Korins told THR that two years later, he still gets 30-40 inquiries for the Broadway production a day. Why does everyone go for the set designer? Can’t even imagine what the ushers are experiencing.

HighResolutionMusic.com - Download Hi-Res Songs

1 Thomas Rhett

Look What God Gave Her flac

Thomas Rhett. 2019. Writer: Thomas Rhett;Rhett Akins;Julian Bunetta;John Ryan;Jacob Kasher;Ammar Malik.
2 Little Big Town

Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time flac

Little Big Town. 2019. Writer: Thomas Rhett;Karen Fairchild;The Stereotypes;Jesse Frasure;Ashley Gorley.
3 Iselin Solheim

Anyone Out There flac

Iselin Solheim. 2019. Writer: Iselin Solheim;Max Grahn.
4 Kim Petras

Heart To Break flac

Kim Petras. 2018. Writer: Cirkut;Aaron Joseph;Dr. Luke;Jacob Kasher;Kim Petras.
5 Van Duo

Turn It Around flac

Van Duo. 2019. Writer: Van Duo.
6 Aevion

My Baby flac

Aevion. 2019. Writer: Aevion.
7 Kideko

Shake That flac

Kideko. 2019. Writer: Kideko;Simon Kidzoo.
8 Daniel Garrick

Only One flac

Daniel Garrick. 2019.
9 Coldplay

Something Just Like This (Saberz; Jaxx & Vega Festival Mix) 320kbps

Coldplay. 2018. Writer: Andrew Taggart;Chris Martin;Guy Berryman;Jonny Buckland;Will Champion;The Chainsmokers.
10 Daniel Garrick

Only One (Extended Mix) flac

Daniel Garrick. 2019.
11 Pescro

SUKA flac

Pescro. 2019.
12 Meghan Trainor

Hurt Me flac

Meghan Trainor. 2019. Writer: Meghan Trainor;Ester Dean;Ryan Tedder;Shane McAnally;Mike Sabath;Jack Newsome;Nicole Cohen;Zach Skelton.
13 Halsey

Nightmare (Nurko & Miles Away Remix) 320kbps

Halsey. 2019. Writer: ​Benny Blanco;Cashmere Cat;Happy Perez;Halsey.
14 Half An Orange

Buzz Lightyear (WRLD Remix) flac

Half An Orange. 2019.
15 Rachael Yamagata

Is It You flac

Rachael Yamagata. 2019.
16 Nicky Romero

Love You Forever flac

Nicky Romero. 2019. Writer: Stefan Dabruck;David Nagy;Samuel Denison Martin;Nick Rotteveel;Zsolt Milichovszki.
17 DubVision

Be My Love (DubVision Remix) flac

DubVision. 2019.
18 Half An Orange

End Of The Moon flac

Half An Orange. 2019.
19 CloudNone

Out There flac

CloudNone. 2019.
20 Joyner Lucas

ISIS m4a

Joyner Lucas. 2019.

15 Comments

KatjaMouse
Dalismoustache
sarahmas
buonragazzo
girlfmkitty
LucyPevensie
I Love Big TDs
TheDrDonna has escaped the Umbra Staff

Suggested posts

Other Aimée Lutkin's posts

Language