The German cast of Hamilton, set to bring the Tony-winning Lin-Manuel Miranda musical to Hamburg's Stage Operettenhaus beginning September 24, has released a special sneak preview at the upcoming production with a video featuring the complete cast singing the musical's opening number, "Alexander Hamilton." Watch above.
The cast is led by Benet Monteiro in the title role, who will appear alongside Ivy Quainoo as Eliza Hamilton, Gino Emnes as Aaron Burr, Chasity Crisp as Angelica Schuyler, Charles Simmons as George Washington, Daniel Dodd-Ellis as Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson, REDCHILD as Hercules Mulligan/James Madison, Oliver Edward as John Laurens/Philip Hamilton, Mae Ann Jorolan as Peggy Schuyler/Maria Reynolds, Jan Kersjes as King George, and Diluckshan Jeyaratnam as the Alexander Hamilton alternate.
The production's ensemble will comprise Cletus Chan, Marvyn L. Charles, Alessandro Cococcia, Indy Luna Correa, Talitha Dara, Donielle David, Kyeirah D’marni, Daniel Dodd-Ellis, Elder Dias, Chiara Fuhrman, Johnny Galeanrdro, Riccardo Haerri, Julia van Kouwen, Lionel von Lawrence, Flavio Marullo, Jazz Miller, Eloy Prophitius, Karina Rapley, Duncan W Saul, Teddy Vermeer, and Sian Yeo, with Vic Anthony, Sasha Di Capri, and Myrthes Monteiro rounding out the company.
Hamilton features a book, music, and lyrics by Miranda and is directed by Thomas Kail with choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler. The production has set design by David Korins, costumes by Paul Tazewell, lighting by Howell Binkley, sound design by Nevin Steinberg, and hair and wig design by Charles G. LaPointe.
The show is currently playing on Broadway, in London's West End, and in Melbourne, Australia. The Hamburg engagement is produced by Stage Entertainment.