Music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Book by Quiara Alegría Hudes. Sydney Festival. Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House. January 16 – 20, 2019.
A sell-out hit before it opened at the intimate Hayes Theatre in 2018, In The Heights now explodes into vibrant life on the larger stage, and into it's much larger space, at the Sydney Opera House, its short season promising, once again, to pack out its new 2,000 seat venue.
Hard as it is to best last year’s season, in places the return season blasts off into new dimensions in its upsized version.