News Thud: According to a new report from DailyMail the broadway hit “Hamilton” is set to receive $30 million in federal aid with the possibility of getting another $20 million under the Shuttered Venue Operators Program.
This comes despite the show grossing $650 million since it debuted in 2015.
The report explains that before the pandemic, there were five productions of Hamilton throughout the country – the one on Broadway and four traveling productions.
Each of those shows were able to apply for $10 million under the aid program. more