American Stage in the Park is excited to celebrate 30 years outdoors with the musical, IN THE HEIGHTS which won the 2008 Tony Award for "Best Musical", Grammy for “Best Broadway Show Album”, and was a 2009 Pulitzer Finalist. The music and lyrics are by Lin-Manuel Miranda. The book is by Pulitzer-winner Quiara Alegría Hudes. The park title sponsor of American Stage in the Park is Bank of America.
Previews ("PAY WHAT YOU CAN" Nights) are April 22 and 23.
Gala Under the Stars is April 24 and the production runs through May 17.
Gala Under the Stars is our largest fundraising event as well as our Opening Night.
"The WEST SIDE STORY for a new generation!" -Chicago Sun-Times
"A groundbreaking 21st century musical. This extraordinary blend of old and new pushes the sound of Broadway even deeper into fresh territory. It's one of the most satisfying musicals in years." -New York Magazine
In addition, we are continuing our THEME NIGHTS at American Stage in the Park. Full list of special theme nights are listed below.