Harlem Repertory Theatre revives Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning musical in an intimate and expressionistic new production. More…
In the neighborhood of Washington Heights, Usnavi is a bodega owner who looks after the aging Cuban lady next door, and pines for the gorgeous girl working in the neighboring beauty salon. He dreams of winning the lottery and escaping to the shores of his native Dominican Republic. Meanwhile, Nina, his childhood friend, has returned to the neighborhood from her first year at college with surprising news for her parents, who have spent their life savings on building a better life for their daughter. Ultimately, Usnavi and the residents of the close-knit neighborhood get a dose of what it means to be home.
See it if Innovative -clever writing, lyrics , singing and staging..See if you can't see Hamilton & want to see LMM's early work.
Don't see it if No reason not to see unless you can't keep up with quick paced lyrics & staging. Only like "Old Broadway" musicals.
See it if You want to see a beautifully written, original show with great music and staging.
Don't see it if There is no possible reason to avoid seeing this show. It's a winner!
See it if You enjoy and very fun and upbeat show. The show includes a mix of English and Spanish which makes it unique.
Don't see it if You do not think you would enjoy a rap musical. Many of songs are sung in a rap like matter, so some people may not like that.
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