In The Heights Nashville is play that can basically be termed as a musical and has beautiful music and lyrics that have been given by Lin-Manuel Miranda, whereas the book has been authored by Quiara Alegra Hudes. The main story revolves around a period of three days in the lives of the characters that are included in the script. The characters are shown living in the New York City Latino neighborhood of the Washington Heights.
The background score is of a hip-hop genre with a hint of salsa, merengue and soul music. When it was produced by the In The Heights Seattle Broadway in the current year, it managed to bag thirteen Tony Awards nominations, amongst which it won the Tony Award for the Best In The Heights Miami Musical at the sixty second Tony Awards that were held on the 15th of June in the year 2008. The Original Broadway Cast Recording had been released on the 3rd of June during the current year on the Ghostlight Records. It is at present available all across the globe.
This musical was basically performed at the Wesleyan University after which it had received a production at the off-Broadway, where it opened on the 8th of February in the last year. It has been directed by the talented Thomas Kail, and choreographed by Andy Blankenbuehler. The music direction has been done by Alex Lacamoire. The cast of this play includes Priscilla Lopez, Mandy Gonzalez, Olga Merediz and Karen Olivo to name a few. Andrea Burns, Robin de Jess and Lin-Manuel Miranda are also amongst the prominent cast and worth a mention. The seat of the producers have been filled by talented Jill Furman,Sander Jacobs, Kevin McCollum, and Jeffrey Seller. This off-Broadway production in addition to the Tony awards has also been nominated for nine Drama Desk Awards, amongst which it managed to win two of them. It was closed on the fifteenth of July in the year 2007.
Buy broadway tickets for in the heights, In The Heights Portland broadway show tickets, In The Heights Philadelphia group musical tickets, in the heights theater tickets and in the heights musical show.The In The Heights New York Broadway production in the month of February this year and was also opened to reviews, although the official opening came in the beginning of the next month at the venue of the venue of the Richard Rodgers Theatre. The director and the producer for the Broadway production were Thomas Kail and Andy Blankenbuehler respectively whereas most of the off-Broadway principals repeated their respective roles. When it was reviewed it had received several favorable reviews that praised its noteworthy modern musical score, its young cast, the choreography and also the set.
Amongst the leading characters some of the very famous ones have been briefly mentioned here. One of them is Usnavi, who is the owner of a bodega in Washington Heights and has always dreamt of traveling to the Dominican Republic since after the death of his parents. He is much close to Abuela, who is kind of his guardian and has raised him and he loves Vanessa. Then there’s Nina, who is Kevin and Camila’ s child and is the first one from her neighborhood who has attended college. Hence she is held in high esteem by everybody. Later it is revealed that she fails to fit in at the college and plans on dropping out.