Mandy Gonzalez - who originate the role of "Nina" in the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, "In The Heights" played her last performance on January 31st, 2010. Mandy grabbed one of BroadwayWorld.com's FLIP cameras to take you behind the scenes of that day...
In The Heights is the Broadway musical known for its hip-hop and Latin-infused music, pulsing beats, and explosive dance. The show covers two days in the life of the residents of Washington Heights, where families are fighting to make a new home in a neighborhood that is threatening to push them out.
In The Heights won the 2008 Grammy Award for Best Original Cast Album. The first national tour of In The Heights launched in October 2009 in Tampa, FL and is currently touring the country. In 2009, In the Heights: Chasing Broadway Dreams premiered on Great Performances on PBS HD. IMAGEM MUSIC, the Number #1 independent music publisher in the world, has acquired the worldwide stock and amateur rights to In The Heights. In November, 2008, Universal Pictures acquired the rights to produce a feature film based on In The Heights.
Tickets for In The Heights range from $41.50 to $121.50, and can be purchased at the Richard Rodgers Box Office or at www.ticketmaster.com. The playing schedule for In The Heights is as follows: Tuesdays and Sundays at 7pm, Monday, Thursdays - Saturdays at 8pm, with matinees Saturdays and Sundays at 2pm.
Edited by Craig Brockman