A digital lottery was announced Thursday for “Hamilton,” which is set to open Aug. 17 at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre, with 40 tickets to be made available for every performance for $10 each.
The lottery will open Friday at 10 a.m. and will close at noon on Thursday, Aug.12, for tickets to performances Aug.17-22. Subsequent digital lotteries will begin each Friday at 10 a.m. and close the following Thursday at noon for the following week’s performances.
To enter the lottery, use the official app for “Hamilton,” now available for all iOS and Android devices in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store (hamiltonmusical.com/app). You can also visit hamiltonmusical.com/lottery to register.
Winner and non-winner notifications will be sent between noon and 4 p.m. every Thursday for the upcoming week’s performances via email and mobile push notification. Once notified, winners will have one hour to claim and pay for their tickets.
Lottery entrants can share about the show on their Twitter, Facebook, and/or Instagram accounts to gain additional lottery entries per platform. No purchase or payment is necessary to enter or participate.
Each winning entrant may purchase up to two tickets.
Only one entry per person, per performance, will be allowed. Repeat entries and disposable email addresses will be discarded.
Lottery tickets may be picked up at will call beginning two hours prior to the performance with a valid photo ID and will be void if resold. A mobile device is required to receive digital tickets at will call and will be required for entry to the theater.
Patrons must be 18 years or older and have a valid, non-expired photo ID that matches the name used to enter. Tickets are non-transferable.
Tickets are now on sale for all performances of the musical between Aug. 17 and Jan. 2. There is a maximum purchase limit of eight tickets per household for the engagement. Prices range from $55-$195, with a select number of premiums from $369.