The British Theatre Academy is to present The Tony Award-winning musical In The Heights from Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of the global hit sensation Hamilton at The Stockwell Playhouse on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th October.
Directed By Dean Johnson (Godspell at the Actor’s Church, Covent Garden featuring West End and Broadway stars Kerry Ellis, Ramin Karimloo and George Maguire together with pupils from the Academy); Staging by Billy Cullum (Jesus Christ Superstar, Rent); and Musical direction by Phillip Shute.
The rehearsed staging will feature a cast of 35 of the best British Theatre Academy performers and includes Isabella Pappas (Olivier nominated for The Nether, Annie UK tour, Lucy in 13 at the Ambassadors Theatre); Bradley Riches (star of Disaster! The Musical at Charing Cross Theatre); Lewis Ledlie (Brett in 13 at the Ambassadors Theatre); and Billy Nevers (Imaginary).
Award-winning BTA is a performing arts programme that has inspired and nurtured the talent of thousands of young performers over the past 30 years. Over the summer the BTA presented Jason Robert Browne’s 13 the Musical in the West End at the Ambassadors Theatre to universal acclaim, including 12 x ★★★★★ star rave reviews.
In The Heights
208 Wandsworth Rd