Area actors to take part in ‘In the Heights’ at Count Basie Theatre June 22-24

Regene Odon of Eatontown, left to right, Milena Makse of North Brunswick, Christiana Alicante of North Plainfield, and Roggi Chuquimarco of Newark star in Phoenix Productions' "In the Heights" at the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank June 22-24.

Phoenix Productions will present “In the Heights,” sponsored by D’Agostino and Associates, June 22-24 at the Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth St., Red Bank.

The Latin-infused musical with music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda tells the story

The cast is led by Roggi Chuquimarca as the quick-witted dreamer Usnavi, Milena Makse of North Brunswick as the admired “good girl” Nina, and Regene Odon of Eatontown as the “honorary Latino” Benny.

Performances are at 8 p.m. June 22 and 23, and at 3 p.m. June 24. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Count Basie Theatre box office at 732-842-9000 or by visiting



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