$30-$50    |  Feb 20, 2020  |  8:00PM - 10:00PM
Foley Building. Strub Theatre


A celebratory musical from the creator of the award-winning sensation Hamilton: An American Musical, In the Heights narrates the story of three days in Washington Heights in New York City.  In this predominantly Latinx neighborhood, a storeowner chronicles the highs and joys, joys and heartbreaks of the community. Music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda and book by Quiara Alegría Hudes.  Talkbacks will be held following two performances, to facilitate deeper conversations about some of the themes that play out in the musical.Feb 27 - Phi Beta Kappa Honor SocietyFeb 28 - "Blackness Across Race & Ethnicity"In addition, we will be collecting funds to benefit ConPRmetidos, a charitable organization which raises funds to provide emergency aid to people in southern Puerto Rico, including purchasing water, non-perishable food, first aid kits, and sleeping bags, among other articles.