Life in the 'Hamilton' Ticket Line, 5 Minutes to Showtime

Published On 06/20/2016 Published On 06/20/2016
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"Hamilton! Hamilton!" an usher shouts, as though this were Yankee Stadium, not the multimillion-dollar social event of the year.
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It's 7pm on the dot, and Nancy is seeing Hamilton on the cheap for the second time.