People.com Entertainment Sports Lin-Manuel Miranda Narrates Teaser Video for 2021 US Open: 'Everyone Loves a Comeback' The new campaign comes the same day that tickets go on sale for the annual Grand Slam tournament, which will allow full capacity at its New York venue By Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble is a Senior Digital News Editor and the Sports Editor for PEOPLE Digital. She's worked at PEOPLE for over seven years as a writer, reporter and editor across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Super Bowl to the Met Gala. She's been nominated for the ASME NEXT Awards for Journalists Under 30, and previously wrote for Us Weekly while on staff at Wenner Media. People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 15, 2021 07:42 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Lin-Manuel Miranda is not throwing away his shot — at a courtside seat for New York's biggest tennis event. The Hamilton star and creator narrates a new campaign for the United States Tennis Association, celebrating the upcoming 2021 US Open, set to kick off in Queens next month. In the ad spot, titled "The Greatest Return," Miranda says over footage of some of tennis' biggest champions, "Everyone loves a comeback. A Cinderella story. A triumphant return. And this year, you can be part of the greatest return ever." "New York is back, and so are fans at the US Open," the 41-year-old asserts. Kate Middleton Claps for Ashleigh Barty While Presenting Her with Wimbledon Trophy: 'Incredible Match' Lin-Manuel Miranda at the 2017 US Open. Garrett Ellwood/USTA After the COVID-19 pandemic greatly altered last year's Grand Slam tournament, it was announced in June that full capacity would be allowed at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center for the 2021 Open. The campaign starring Miranda debuts the same day that tickets go on sale to the general public, Thursday. "The US Open captures the spirit of New York City in a truly special way," said Miranda in a statement. "I'm a huge fan of the Open. The energy of the crowds is unbelievable. The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis center is incredible. I'm proud to welcome new and returning fans to this amazing two-week event." Naomi Osaka Grieves Kobe Bryant's Death in Netflix Doc, Wonders How 'to Carry on His Mentality in Tennis' The tennis tournament kicks off on August 30 and will run through Sunday, September 12. Tickets can be purchased by visiting USOpen.org and TicketMaster.