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Open Casting Call: In The Heights Film

Grant Wilfley Casting is seeking people to portray Latinos and other neighbors of Washington Heights in the musical feature film IN THE HEIGHTS. Filming begins in June in NYC. Email your name, union status (SAG-AFTRA or NonUnion), phone number,…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: More Fire 🔥

No more #InTheHeightsMovie casting announcements for awhile, we build from this foundation now. Quiara, Jon & I just wanted you to have the full set in one picture. ❤️❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/d0inaQvLzc — Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) April 17, 2019 We invite…

Dominican Film Festival

Dominican Film Festival returns | Manhattan Times

Story by Gregg McQueen There is more to explore. Armando Guareno is intent on expanding the popular notions of the kinds of art produced and created by those within the Dominican diaspora. “We are more than merengue and bachata,”…

The DREAM Project’s Sueños Benefit – The Recap

Photography by Jenna Filia The DREAM Project (Dominican Republic Education and Mentoring Project) hosted its 5th Annual NYC Benefit: Sueños 2016 on Thursday, November 10. Beginning with red carpet arrivals including honoree of the evening and Emmy winning actress,…