Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights

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In the Heights opened on Broadway in 2008 and ran for a stunning 1,185 performances. Miranda himself is an expert freestyle rapper. Below is a rap from the show’s song “Blackout”:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J25kgrm1Py0&feature=related#t=1m17s

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