Student Connections

Rochester Broadway Theater: 'In the Heights'

By Susan McFadden

January 4, 2011

In the HeightsJoin us for a reception and performance in celebration of Hispanic Culture Night and part of Celebration of Diversity Month at the Genesee Valley Center on Thursday, Jan. 27.

In the Heights, winner of four 2008 Tony Awards including best musical, is a sensational show about chasing your dreams and finding your true home. With an amazing cast, incredible dancing and a thrilling score, In the Heights is an exhilarating journey into a vibrant Manhattan community - a place where the coffee is light and sweet, the windows are always open, and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. Experience the next chapter of the classic American story at the most joyous and exciting musical on Broadway. Find out what it takes to make a living, what it costs to have a dream and what it means to be home.

Tickets are $35 and can be picked up the night of the show at a pre-performance reception beginning at 5:00 p.m. at Selena's Mexican Restaurant, 302 North Goodman Street at Village Gate in Rochester, NY. Hors d'oeuvres will be served and are included in the cost of your ticket. Cash bar will be available.

The performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Auditorium Theater, 885 East Main Street, Rochester, NY.

For more information about this event, contact Timothy Cosgriff at 585-224-3271 or Timothy.Cosgriff@esc.edu.