The Weinstein Company will adapt Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights.
Release Date: TBA
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Genre: Musical, Drama, Adaptation
Screenwriter: Quiara Alegria Hudes, Marc Klein
Running Time: Unknown
MPAA Rating: Not yet rated
“In the Heights” is a musical with music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda. The story is set over the course of three days, involving an ensemble cast of characters in the largely Dominican-American neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City. The musical won four Tony Awards four: Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography, and Best Orchestrations, a Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album and was nominated for the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.