The Armory

“The energy it gives off could light up the George Washington Bridge for a year or two.”
– The New York Times

In the Heights

A sizzling musical from the creator of Hamilton!

August 31 – October 13, 2019

On the U.S. Bank Main Stage
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Winner of 4 Tony Awards: Best Musical, Best Original Score, Best Choreography, Best Orchestrations

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s (Hamilton) Tony and Grammy Award-winning musical takes us to New York’s vibrant Washington Heights, where the air is filled with the sounds of salsa, merengue, soul, hip-hop, and R&B. It’s a community on the brink of change, where a tight-knit group of friends and neighbors struggles to achieve their dreams.

Produced in association with Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Seattle Repertory Theatre, and Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park. 

Music & lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Book by Quiara Alegría Hudes
Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Directed by May Adrales
Music direction by Eugenio A. Vargas
Choreographed by William Carlos Angulo

Run Time

Approximately 2 hours, including one intermission.


Join us for brief informational talks at 6:55 p.m. before every weeknight performance on the U.S. Bank Main Stage. Does not including preview performances


Post-show discussions with cast and crew follow matinee performances on Sept. 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28 and Oct. 3, 5, 8, 10 & 12.

Access Dates

Audio Described - September 15, 2 p.m.
Sign Interpreted - September 19, 7:30 p.m.
Open Captioned - September 28, 2 p.m.

We are committed to making our performances and facilities accessible to all of our patrons.


Recommended for ages 10 and up. Children under 6 are not permitted at any production at The Armory. This show contains haze, strobe-like effects, and mild profanity.

Performance Times

Evenings: Tuesdays – Sundays at 7:30 p.m.*
Matinees: Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m., Thursdays at 11 a.m.*

*Schedule may vary for some shows. Please check our season calendar to confirm.

Upcoming Events

September First Thursday with Adebisi and Tribe Mars

Thu, Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.  •  FREE

Celebrate September First Thursday with Portland-based neo-soul, jazz, funk bands Adebisi and Tribe Mars in our Main Lobby. With live painting by visual artist and muralist Jesus Adan Torralba (aka Heysus) and a photo exhibit by Bravo Youth Orchestra photographer Rich Kolbell.

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BRAVO Youth Orchestra Pre-Show Reception

Tue, Sep 24, 6:30 p.m.  •  FREE

Join us for an In The Heights pre-show reception and performance featuring Portland-based BRAVO Youth Orchestras. Enjoy this special showcase of youth orchestral musicians as they display their talents as a collaborative and supportive community.

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