Marc Malkin Senior Film Awards, Events & Lifestyle EditorThe Tribeca Festival screening of “In the Heights” on Wednesday was the first major movie event to take place in New York City since the COVID-19 pandemic.And what a celebration it was.
The festivities took place at the United Palace theater in Washington Heights.“We deserve to have fun today,” Daphne Rubin-Vega, who plays hair salon owner Daniela in the Warner Bros.
adaptation of the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical of the same name, told Variety on the yellow carpet.Miranda didn’t have to travel far to get to the screening. “I’ve never been to a premiere so literally close to home,” he said. “It’s thrilling.Read more on variety.com