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Can I get cheap tickets to 'Hamilton'? All your FAQs about the upcoming Chicago production.

Can I get cheap tickets to 'Hamilton'? All your FAQs about the upcoming Chicago production.

"Hamilton," the Broadway musical written and composed by Lin-Manuel Miranda, is launching its first national tour in Chicago, it was announced this week. The show is about the first secretary of the treasury, Alexander Hamilton, and was inspired by the 2004 biography by historian Ron Chernow. It will begin an extended run at the PrivateBank Theatre, formerly the Bank of America Theatre, on Sept. 27. You have questions? We answer them here.

Q: So is this show really such a big deal?

A: To my mind, yes. It's hugely entertaining. It's artful and innovative. But here's the rub. Most prior blockbuster shows (say, "The Book of...

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