Broadway's 'Hamilton' to require COVID vaccines for cast, crew before show opens

Coronavirus update for NYC
NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- They are not throwing away their shot.

Broadway's 'Hamilton' will reportedly require COVID vaccines before the show can go on this fall.

According to the New York Times, 'Hamilton' will mandate that all employees, including the cast and backstage crew, be vaccinated.

Hamilton is the first show to publicly require this.

There is no word on whether labor unions will challenge this.

national geographic covid newsletter sign up



MORE CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 COVERAGE





Mask guidance in the Tri-State area
New York City COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker
New Jersey COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker
How to get the vaccine in NYC, Tri-State area

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on coronavirus



Submit a News Tip or Question
Copyright © 2021 WABC-TV. All Rights Reserved.