Theatre companies present "In the Heights"

- The Rochester Latino Theatre Company and OFC Creations will perform "In the Heights" at the RAPA East End Theatre in Rochester May 22 through June 1.

Producer and Artistic Director Eric Johnson, and RLTC Board President and dialect coach Stephanie Paredes discussed the production Friday on News 8 at Sunrise.

"In the Heights" tells the story of a hispanic neighborhood in New York City's Washington Heights.  It explores the universal themes of finding the freedom to be yourself and discovering your place in the world.  The story is told through a variety of musical styles, including freestyle rap, rhythmic salsa, soaring ballads and powerful Latin-inspired grooves.

Performances at the RAPA East End Theatre on E. Main St. in Rochester are as follows:

Thursday, May 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, May 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 1 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for students and a reduced rate for groups of 10 or more.  They can be purchased at the RAPA East End Theatre Box Office, area Wegmans, by calling (585) 325-3366 or online, click here.

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