–Jordin Sparks will be joining In the Heights on Broadway in August!
Jordin tweeted today: Guessss whaaaaat!?!! Ive been wanting to tell you all FOREVER! According to Broadway.com, she will star as Nina Rosario. Making her Broadway debut in In The Heights Thursday, August 19, 2010, 20 year old Jordin Sparks will play a limited 12 week engagement through Sunday, November 14, 2010.
“It’s always been one of my dreams to perform on Broadway,” says Jordin Sparks. “This is a brand new experience for me. I look so forward to spending time in New York City and joining this talented cast and my favorite new musical.”
In The Heights is about a vibrant and tight-knit community at the top of the island of Manhattan. The music pulses with the hopes and dreams of three generations as they struggle to forge an identity in a neighborhood on the brink of transition.
Corbin Bleu is currently starring in the show through July. Congrats Jordin!!