PHOTO CALL: In the Heights Reaches Broadway

News   PHOTO CALL: In the Heights Reaches Broadway The recent Off-Broadway musical In the Heights has reached Broadway and is currently playing the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

Tony-winning In the Heights creator-star Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Tony-winning In the Heights creator-star Lin-Manuel Miranda. Photo by Joan Marcus

Written by Lin-Manuel Miranda (who also stars) and Quiara Alegría Hudes, the musical began previews Feb. 14 and will officially open March 9.

Thomas Kail directs and Andy Blankenbuehler choreographs the "quintessential New York musical about a vibrant and tight-knit community at the top of the island of Manhattan. The music pulses with the hopes and dreams of three generations as they struggle to forge an identity in a neighborhood on the brink of transition," according to show notes.

Miranda is joined in the In the Heights company by Andréa Burns, Janet Dacal, Robin De Jesús, Carlos Gomez, Mandy Gonzalez, Christopher Jackson, Priscilla Lopez, Olga Merediz, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Karen Olivo and Seth Stewart.

Here is a look at the Broadway production:
 

The cast of In the Heights

 
Olga Merediz and Mandy Gonzalez

 
Carlos Gomez, Priscilla Lopez and Lin-Manuel Miranda

 
 
Mandy Gonzalez and Christopher Jackson   Andréa Burns, Janet Dacal and Eliseo Roman

 
Lin-Manuel Miranda among cast members.

 
Robin De Jesús, Karen Olivo and Lin-Manuel Miranda

 
Andrea Burns, Robin De Jesús, Christopher Jackson, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Karen Olivo among cast members.

All photos by Joan Marcus.

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