In the Heights facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsIn the Heights
|Book||Quiara Alegría Hudes|
2009 US Tour
2011 Non-Equity Tour
2013 Panama City
2014 São Paulo
2014 Off-West End
2015 West End
|Awards||Tony Award for Best Musical
Tony Award for Best Original Score
Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album
Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music
In the Heights is a musical. Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote its music and lyrics. The story happens during three days. The story mainly happens in the mostly Hispanic-American neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City.
After a 2005 tryout in Waterford, Connecticut and a 2007 Off-Broadway run, the show opened on Broadway in March 2008. It was nominated for thirteen Tony Awards and won four, including the 2008 Best Musical, Best Original Score, and Best Choreography awards. A movie version of the musical is planned for release in Summer 2020.
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