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How to Watch In the Heights Online and in Person

Harper's Bazaar
 2 days ago

Cover picture for the articleThe long-awaited film adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's hit Broadway musical, In the Heights, is now showing in theaters and available for streaming online at HBO Max. Written by Miranda and playwright Quiara Alegría Hudes, the original stage production received four Tony awards, including Best Musical, and a Grammy for Best Musical Show Album in 2008. Directed by Crazy Rich Asians helmer Jon Chu, the film adaptation stars Hamilton's Anthony Ramos alongside Corey Hawkins, Melissa Barrera, Jimmy Smits, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Stephanie Beatriz, and Olga Merediz. The story follows bodega owner Usnavi (Ramos), his tight-knit Latinx community in New York City's Washington Heights neighborhood, and the dreams they have for better lives.