"In the Heights" Concert Performance
Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Benito Juarez Community Academy, Latinos Progresando and The Chicago Community Trust present a unique concert performance of the musical "In the Heights" featuring local talent from the South and West sides of Chicago, including the neighborhoods of Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards, and Lawndale.
Infused with salsa, rap and hip hop, the Tony award-winning musical "In the Heights" follows the joys and heartbreaks of a tightly knit Latino community in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan. This performance will be
orchestrated by musicians from the Cerqua Rivera Dance Theater's Musical Ensemble and performed by community members, including business owners, community leaders, university students, and high school students.
Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Book by Quiara Alegria Hudes.
Poster image: detail of "Community Awakens in Us All" by Pablo Serrano (2010).
Benito Juarez Community Academy Performing Arts Center (View)
1450-1510 W. Cermak (Door 15)
Chicago, IL 60608
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|