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In the Heights: A Modern Musical about Home

By Julye Huggins
In The Heights - The Broadway Musical

Running in Toronto February 7th through 19th, Dancap Productions presents In the Heights. This touching and uplifting show is the winner of four 2008 Tony Awards (including Best Musical, Best Music and Lyrics, Best Choreography and Best Orchestrations) as well the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album.A talented, young cast takes up the dynamic, modern musical score by Lin-Manuel Miranda, whose blended English/Spanish lyrics are fused with the rhythms of hip hop and Latin music. According to the presenter’s website, “the show is set in a Latino neighbourhood in the Washington Heights section of New York City, ” and highlights the hopes and dreams of, “a community of hard-working immigrants seeking a better life and trying to find their place - their home - in their new country.”
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