In the Heights
|February 12, 2016 8:00PM to February 28, 2016 3:00PM|
From the creator of the smash hit Broadway musical HAMILTON
LOCALLY PRODUCED PREMIERE
LIMITED RUN! February 12-February 28 | Mackey Main Stage
Show times 8pm Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays | 3pm Sundays
- Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda; Book by Quiara Alegría Hudes; Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda
- Directed by Victoria Bussert
- Choreographed by Gregory Daniels; Musical Direction by David Pepin
- In collaboration with Baldwin Wallace University Music Theatre Program
- Presented through special arrangement with R & H Theatricals
- Student tickets only $15 with valid ID
- Running time: 2 hrs 25 mins, including intermission
See what the critics have to say!
“Vibrant, heartfelt …pulsing with highly caffeinated life” - The Plain Dealer
“Electric performances…everything you could hope for” - Cleveland SCENE Magazine
“Incredible actors, singers and dancers…brilliant, insightful and sensitive staging” - Sun News
“An immensely entertaining production” - Cleveland Jewish News
“Exciting and emotional…this should be on your “go to” list” - BroadwayWorld Cleveland
“An extremely talented cast…an excellent evening of musical theater” - AXS
“The casting is spot on…energetic and crisp” - Cleveland Performing Arts Examiner
Before there was HAMILTON...there was IN THE HEIGHTS! Follow the hard-working residents of Washington Heights as they grapple with love and lust, identity and racism, all while the prospect of a winning lottery ticket hangs in the air...potentially changing the livelihoods of the people and the community forever. This revolutionary musical combines Latin rhythms, hip-hop, and exuberant dance that tell a captivating story about what it means to chase your dreams as you cling to your roots, and to celebrate the community from which you grew. In The Heights is a thrilling production with unforgettable songs and amazing choreography infused with the scorching rhythms and vibrant energy of a Manhattan heatwave!
Photo Credit: Roger Mastroianni
Programming at Beck Center for the Arts is made possible through the generous support of the Ohio Arts Council. Beck Center gratefully acknowledges the generous funding provided by the citizens of Cuyahoga County through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture.