Heights comes Home | Manhattan Times

Photos by Cristóbal Vivar

Un montón.

It’s how many times he – and so many others – cried.

As creators Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes (with their families), joined by film director Jon Chu, and a host of uptown families watched, In the Heights finally came home.‎

Students from the George Washington Educational Campus in Washington Heights put on a rousing performance of musical In the Heights last Friday, eliciting laughs and tears as the cast parried in English and Spanish (and a lot in between) about the meaning of home, gentrification, small business – and 96,000 dollars.

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