This groundbreaking, vibrant musical won the Tony Award for Best Musical for Lin-Manuel Miranda and his dynamic creative team behind Broadway’s most talked about breakout hit Hamilton. Set in NYC’s Washington Heights, this “Upper West Side Story” dazzles with sizzling song and dance, as the hopes, romances, and dreams of a community ignite over the July 4th weekend. Joyous, infectious, and moving!
Recommendation: Ten and up.
Run Time: Approximately two hours and 45 minutes including intermission.
Maria and Eric Groten
Cindy and John Greenwood
Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Book by Quiara Alegría Hudes
Conceived By Lin-Manuel Miranda
Directed by Michael Balderrama
Musical Direction by Allen Robertson
"A groundbreaking 21st-century musical. This extraordinary blend of old and new pushes the sound of Broadway even deeper into fresh territory. It's one of the most satisfying musicals in years." — New York Magazine
"A big, pulsing power surge of a show, igniting a new energy source for musical theater.” — Newsday
"In the Heights represents change on Broadway: It's contemporary, heartfelt and full of hope." — Time