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The Uptown Tweet of the Week: The Time Has Come

Exclusive Behind The Scenes moment: I called cut. And nobody cut. This happened a lot. And it’s when I knew we were capturing something greater than ourselves. The time has come. #InTheHeightsMovie in THEATERS and @hbomax NOW pic.twitter.com/clMMxjNPoO —…

In The Heights: The Review

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) “Washington Heights. Say it, so it doesn’t disappear.” Thus begins the spell. You have just been entranced and about to embark on a raucous, polyrhythmic journey that you will repeat ad infinitum.  While the film adaption of…

In The Heights | Welcome to Washington Heights

Listen to the creators and stars of In the Heights talk about a crucial part of this story: the neighborhood of Washington Heights. Come for the music, the summertime vibes, and the street art; stay for the heartwarming community…

06/30/21: The Moth Virtual Mainstage Live From The United Palace

THE MOTH MAINSTAGE Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría HudesWEDNESDAY, JUNE 30 – 7:30 PM EDT The Moth is teaming up with The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance for a Washington Heights edition of The Moth Mainstage. Join us virtually for an evening of…

#TheGramUptown: Paciencia y Fe

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jon M Chu (@jonmchu) Ok folks, this past weekend I had the distinct honor of catching In The Heights courtesy of Warner Media. I do not say this lightly. In…

The Unknown Story of the Dominican Tuskegee Airman

Did you know one of the famed Tuskegee Airmen was Dominican? His name is Esteban Hotesse and he was a part of a group of soldiers who protested racial segregation in the armed forces. We invite you to subscribe…

Lin-Manuel Miranda In The Heights

Uptown Time Machine: In The Heights Final Broadway Show

Our Uptown Time Machine takes us back to January 9, 2011 to the final In The Heights showing on Broadway. Uptown own’s Lin-Manuel Miranda rapped his speech and dropped some prophetic gems. Check it out……

#TBT: Lin-Manuel Miranda in Washington Heights (2008)

A month after his musical, ‘In The Heights’, opened on Broadway in 2008, Lin-Manuel Miranda took MTV News on a walk around the neighborhood. We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page…

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #Facts

2020 really started in 2016. — BosleyBos (@Bosleybos) December 10, 2020 We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter & Instagram or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com.…