…at the show’s effervescent core are the neighborhood song-and-dance numbers where the energy threatens to erupt off the stage. Matt August’s integrated direction and Bob Richard’s choreography combine to set off the well-matched performance.
…In revealing how universal their dreams and struggles are, “In the Heights” creates a community with its audience that transcends ethnic and economic differences, a solidarity verified by its enthusiastic reception on opening night.
CITY WEEKLY- Pick of the Week
“Heart” is the operative word for the entire production. The solid story told by excellent performers with boundless energy makes for a great show. Do yourself a favor and head uptown to el barrio.
Pioneer Theatre Company’s IN THE HEIGHTS is Not to Be Missed
Pioneer Theatre Company’s regional premiere of In the Heights could easily be the greatest night of theatre you’ll experience in Utah this year. The well-crafted story and music, combined with the electric performances and incredible design, make it not to be missed!