DC Readers: Attend A Free Screening Of ‘In The Heights’

We’re happy to offer our DC readers the chance to attend tomorrow’s free advance screening of In the Heights! Directed by Jon M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians, Step Up) and based on Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway smash, the film stars Anthony Ramos, Corey Hawkins, Leslie Grace, Melissa Barrera, Olga Merediz, Daphne Rubin-Vega , Gregory Diaz, Stephanie Beatriz, Dascha Polanco, and Jimmy Smits.

SYNOPSIS: Lights up on Washington Heights…The scent of a cafecito caliente hangs in the air just outside of the 181st Street subway stop, where a kaleidoscope of dreams rallies this vibrant and tight-knit community. At the intersection of it all is the likeable, magnetic bodega owner Usnavi (Anthony Ramos), who saves every penny from his daily grind as he hopes, imagines and sings about a better life.

The screening takes place tomorrow, June 9th, at 7pm at AMC Tysons Corner. If you’d like to attend, simply go to the Warner Bros. screening site here. Please remember all screenings are first come first served and you will need to arrive early to ensure seating. Enjoy the show!

In the Heights opens in theaters and HBO Max on June 10th.

 

Travis Hopson has been reviewing movies before he even knew there was such a thing. Having grown up on a combination of bad '80s movies, pro wrestling, comic books, and hip-hop, Travis is uniquely positioned to geek out on just about everything under the sun. A vampire who walks during the day and refuses to sleep, Travis is the co-creator and lead writer for Punch Drunk Critics. He is also a contributor to Good Morning Washington, WBAL Morning News, and WETA Around Town. In the five minutes a day he's not working, Travis is also a voice actor, podcaster, and Twitch gamer. Travis is a voting member of the Critics Choice Association (CCA), Washington DC Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA), and Late Night programmer for the Lakefront Film Festival.