The second national tour of Hamilton will feature a host of new faces and returning alums when it launches next year in Seattle. The six-week engagement will begin February 6, 2018, at the Paramount Theatre.
Joseph Morales and Nik Walker—both veterans of the show (the Chicago and Broadway companies, respectively)—will take on the roles of Alexander Hamilton and his rival Aaron Burr.
The cast will also include Kyle Scatliffe (The Color Purple) as Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson, Shoba Narayan (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) as Eliza Hamilton, Ta’Rea Campbell (The Book of Mormon) as Angelica Schuyler, Marcus Choi (Miss Saigon) as George Washington, Jon Patrick Walker (Young Frankenstein) as King George, Elijah Malcomb as John Laurens and Phillip Schuyler, Fergie L. Philippe as Hercules Mulligan and James Madison, and Danielle Sostre as Peggy Schuyler.
Rounding out the ensemble are Tia Altinay, Amber Ardolino, Conroe Brooks, Cameron Burke, Eean S. Cochran, Phil Colgan, Desmond Sean Eillington, Hope Endrenyi, Lili Froehlich, Daniel Gaymon, Camden Gonzales, Jennie Harney, Stephen Hernandez, Kristen Hoagland, Abby Jaros, Emily Jenda, Wonza Johnson, King David Jones, Carina-Kay Louchiey, Brandt Martinez, Taeko Mccarroll, Tyler Mckenzie, Justice Moore, Antuan Magic Raimone, Julian Ramos, Jen Sese, Willie Smith III, and Julius Thomas III.
Meanwhile, the first national tour will conclude its Los Angeles engagement December 30 before embarking on its third California stint: the San Diego Civic Theatre January 3–28, 2018. Following the Seattle run, the second company will go on to play cities including Portland, Salt Lake City, and Costa Mesa.
The first national tour is also expected to welcome new leads in the coming weeks, with current headliner Michael Luwoye taking over the title role on Broadway beginning January 16 and Joshua Henry ending his run as Aaron Burr to star in the upcoming revival of Carousel.