Hickory –  The Hickory Community Theatre is excited to announce the final weekend of performances for the critically acclaimed musical IN THE HEIGHTS. The last shows will take place from Thursday, June 27 through Saturday, June 29 at 7:30 PM in the Jeffers Theatre.

IN THE HEIGHTS, a Tony Award-winning musical created by Lin-Manuel Miranda with a book by Quiara Alegría Hudes, captures the heart and soul of a dynamic community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood. Through infectious rhythms, vibrant choreography, and a heartfelt narrative, this production celebrates the universal themes of home, hope, and heritage.

This electrifying production has captivated audiences with its powerful performances and spirited storytelling. IN THE HEIGHTS offers a moving portrayal of a community striving for a brighter future, and this final weekend is the last opportunity for theatergoers to witness this exceptional show.

“I am immensely proud of our cast and crew for bringing such a vibrant and moving story to life,” said Rod Oden, the show’s director. “The response from audience has been overwhelming, and I encourage everyone to come and see the show before it closes.”

Performances of IN THE HEIGHTS run this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm in the Jeffers Theatre. Tickets are $16 for adults and $10 for students. Tickets may be purchased online at hickorytheatre.org or by phone at 828-328-2283.

IN THE HEIGHTS is rated PG-13, with mild profanity and adult situations.

The Hickory Community Theatre’s 75th anniversary season is sponsored by A Cleaner World, Green Park Dentistry, Paramount Automotive and Sunbelt Xpress. The Hickory Community Theatre is a funded affiliate of the United Arts Council of Catawba County. HCT also receives organizational support funding from the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.

PHOTO: Zelena Sierra as Abuela Claudia in the Hickory Community Theatre’s production of IN THE HEIGHTS. The final performances are this weekend, Thursday through Saturday in the Jeffers Theatre. Photo by Ken Burns Photography.