In her last In the Heights blog post, Georgeara encompasses the feeling everyone had: the comparison from the beginning of rehearsals to the last show, the excitement of the gift LTGI was able to provide for Laredo, the sadness of knowing the last words of the last show is our heartfelt goodbye to Washington Heights. I’m Home.
LTGI Intern, Georgeara Castañeda explores the fascinating relationship between spoken word and musical theatre that Lin-Manuel Miranda has initiated in his creations. She relates this relationship back to Chibbi Orduña, a successful slam poet, who is playing Usnavi in In the Heights.
Laredo Theater Guild International’s “Class on Stage” series is intended as a four-year cycle of annual presentations of professional quality theatrical productions based upon literary works, classic or contemporary, specifically selected for their direct relevance each year for high school from 9th through to 12th grade.