Miranda received a Tony Award for his hip hop and salsa-flavored score to the show about a group of friends living in Washington Heights in New York. He originated the role of bodega owner Usnavi in the show’s New York production, a role he reprises for the tour’s Los Angeles stop.
The In the Heights tour plays L.A.’s Pantages Theatre through July 25. “Lopez Tonight,” hosted by comedian George Lopez, airs on TBS at 11 PM ET. Check local listings.
— Thomas Peter