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'Hamilton' to return as Hennepin Theatre Trust reveals Broadway season plans

'Moulin Rouge' and 'Oklahoma!' are among the other shows announced.

After a hugely successful run in 2018, "Hamilton" is returning to Minneapolis as part of the next Hennepin Theatre Trust "Broadway on Hennepin" season.

The lineup for the 2020-21 season was revealed on Monday, and includes the return of Lin-Manuel Miranda's famous musical, which will be back for an extended run at The Orpheum between Oct. 6 and Nov. 22.

Among the other major productions announced Monday is "To Kill a Mockingbird," the adaptation of Harper Lee's seminal work by Oscar winning writer Aaron Sorkin ("The West Wing," "The Social Network.")

It will also be at the Orpheum for a 6-night run between Dec. 15-20.

Other musicals booked for the season includes the acclaimed darker revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!" which will land at the Orpheum from Jan. 19-24, 2021.

Also booked for 2021 is "Jersey Boys," the award-winning musical about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, "Moulin Rouge! The Musical," and "Cats," "Hadestown," "Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations," "The Prom," and "Tootsie."

Here's the full schedule (all shows are at The Orpheum).

Hamilton: Oct. 6 – Nov. 22, 2020.

To Kill a Mockingbird: Dec. 15-20, 2020.

Oklahoma!: Jan 19-24, 2021.

Ain't Too Proud: Feb. 16-28, 2021.

Jersey Boys: March 16-21, 2021.

Moulin Rouge! The Musical: Apr. 14 – May. 2, 2021.

The Prom: May 18-23, 2021.

Cats: June 8-13, 2021.

Hadestown: June 22-27, 2021.

Tootsie: July 27 – Aug. 1, 2021.

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