June 8th, 2021

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14 musicals to stream while you wait for ‘In the Heights’

Bethonie Butler

If you love Broadway musicals, this is a week to celebrate: “In the Heights,” the Broadway smash from Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes arrives on the big screen (and HBO Max) Friday in an adaptation directed by Jon M. Chu (“Crazy Rich Asians”).

As Miranda recently told The Washington Post, it’s been a long time coming. “I am finally getting to see the movie of this thing that really began because I desperately wanted a life in this business and didn’t see the roles for me,” he said.
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