PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) will have all hands on deck Saturday as ticket sales for the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, are expected to begin.
Beginning at 7 a.m. on PPAC’s website, fans looking for tickets will be placed into a virtual waiting room. Tickets will go on sale at 8 a.m.and they can’t be purchased by phone.
Tickets can also be purchased in person at the box office. PPAC will not allow camping out for tickets, but fans can begin lining up outside the box office at 5 a.m.
At 6 a.m., the doors will open and those waiting in line will be given numbered wrist bands, and the numbers will be randomly drawn in groups. One wristband will be given per client over the age of 16 and a valid ID will be needed.
“It’s very big to get this show here, this show is touring America, and we’re looking forward to it coming for three weeks this summer, it’s played all the major markets,” PPAC’s General Manager Alan Chile said.
Forty tickets will also be given out before each show through a lottery. More details will be given out at a later time.
Shows will be running at PPAC from July 23 through August 11.