Jason Arrow is all set to take center stage as Alexander Hamilton in the internationally acclaimed production, HAMILTON. The announcement was made by producers Jeffrey Seller and Michael Cassel AM, setting the stage for the much-anticipated international tour of the Tony®, Grammy®, Olivier, and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, which kicks off in Manila this September.
Arrow isn’t a stranger to the role, having graced the Australian stages of Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane as Alexander Hamilton since March 2021. His current performance in Auckland continues to draw applause and accolades.
Bridging Borders With HAMILTON’s Legacy
Michael Cassel AM, the producer of HAMILTON’s international tour, praised Arrow’s portrayal of the iconic role as nuanced, thoughtful, and searing. ““Jason’s nuanced, thoughtful and searing rendition of Alexander Hamilton has been beloved by audiences throughout Australia and New Zealand, we are thrilled that he will continue bringing his sensational performance to audiences around the world in HAMILTON’s international tour,” he expressed. The producer expressed his thrill for Arrow’s performance to reach audiences worldwide during the international tour.
In response to the announcement, Arrow expressed his gratitude and excitement. “Playing Alexander Hamilton has been the single greatest honour of my career and I am so proud to have the opportunity to continue to learn so much from this character,” he shared. He further stated his eagerness to bring the celebrated musical to audiences across the globe.
Stay Tuned for the Full Cast Announcement
The full cast of the HAMILTON international tour is set to be unveiled in the coming months.
Charting the Course of HAMILTON’s International Journey
Currently captivating audiences at Spark Arena in Auckland, HAMILTON is set to make its grand premiere in Manila at The Theatre at Solaire in September, before embarking on its Middle East premiere at the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi in January 2024. Further city announcements are expected in the upcoming months.
Grab Your Tickets to Witness the HAMILTON Phenomenon
Tickets for the Auckland, Manila, and Abu Dhabi seasons can be procured now at hamiltonmusical.com/international-tour.
Since its Broadway premiere in August 2015, HAMILTON has been dazzling audiences across the globe, with performances in London’s West End, Australia, Germany, and most recently, New Zealand. The musical, with its distinctive blend of hip-hop, jazz, R&B, and Broadway score, chronicles the life of American founding father Alexander Hamilton in a transformative theatrical experience and created a revolutionary moment in theatre – a musical that has had a profound impact on culture, politics and education.
The Unstoppable Global Force of HAMILTON
Brought to life by Lin-Manuel Miranda’s compelling lyrics, Thomas Kail’s dynamic direction, Andy Blankenbuehler’s expressive choreography, and Alex Lacamoire’s musical supervision and orchestrations, HAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow’s acclaimed biography. HAMILTON is a representation of America’s past narrated by its present. The global sensation has bagged numerous awards, including 11 Tony Awards®, seven Olivier Awards, the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and the 2016 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theatre Album.