Get to know Rose Van Dyne…

Rose Van Dyne as Nina Rosario

Rose Van Dyne as Nina Rosario, IN THE HEIGHTS

LET’S GET TO KNOW YOU…
Name: Rose Van Dyne
DOB: June 12th, 1996
Hometown: Fort Collins, Colorado
Education: University of Northern Colorado
Day Job: Accompanist/voice and piano teacher

WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…?
Season: Fall!!
Movie: La Vita E Bella (Life is Beautiful)
Musical: The Color Purple
Color: Not purple (HA!), but blue!
Animal: Wolf
Book: Crime and Punishment
Band: Ella Fitzgerald
Song: These Foolish Things
Sport: Swimming
Beverage: Fruit smoothies
Pastime: Spending time with loved ones

THIS OR THAT…
Piragua or Ice Cream? Vanilla ice cream, plan and simple 🙂
Dogs or cats? Dogs, because they’re always so happy to see you!
Beer or Wine? Beer. Definitely.
Cake or Pie? Pumpkin pie!! I wish it weren’t a seasonal pie, and I could buy it year round.
Sweet of Sour? Sweets for me, always.
Coke or Pepsi? I’m a big coke believer.
Spicy or Mild? Gimme some of that spicy!
Coffee or Tea? Tea (Preferably boba)
Boxers or Briefs? Who’s to say, really?
Piercings or Tattoos? Just on my ears
City or Country? Depends on the day, but probably city
Netflix or Hulu? Netflix

ANSWER ME THIS…
You are stranded on a deserted island, what two items do you bring?A piano and a book.
You win the lotto, how do you spend $96,000.00? Save half for grad school, give the other half to my parents.
When life hands you lemons? I’m supposed to say make lemonade here, right? Instead I’ll say… eat the lemon, make yourself laugh, and then get to work!
Who is your hero? I believe each of us should be our own heroes– we’re always trying to be better than the person we were yesterday.
What’s your biggest fear? Finding myself stuck in a job I hate.
What inspires you? I’m inspired by the compassionate and unique individuals in my life, who show me the beauty in diversity.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? In 10 years I hope to be getting a grad degree in NYC!
Can we follow you? FB? Twitter? Instagram? Check out my website, coming soon! rosevandyne.com
Why see IN THE HEIGHTS? This show is all about heart. This show is all about sharing your heart with others. We wish to share our hearts with you. Come join us and become part of the family!

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Get to know José Davíd Reynoza…

José Davíd Reynoza as Unsavi de la Vega, IN THE HEIGHTS

Jose David Reynoza as Usnavi de la Vega

LET’S GET TO KNOW YOU…
Name: José Davíd Reynoza
DOB: November 10th
Hometown: born in Durango, Mexico but grew up in Brighton, Colorado. What is home??
Education: University of Northern Colorado 
Day Job: student/ freelance event photographer 

WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE…?
Season: Fall
Movie: La Vita é Bella (Life is Beautiful)
Musical: In the Heights… and I’m not just saying that, promise!
Color: Blue!! …Or Red! Depends on the day.
Animal: Lion! Rawr… 🙂
Book: I need to make more time to read! But loved Shutter Island.
Band: One Republic. 
Song: “I Lived” by One Republic.
Sport: Play soccer, watch football.
Beverage: Orchata or iced tea please.
Pastime: Drawing, or watching movies! 

THIS OR THAT…
Piragua or Ice Cream? Piragua! Watermelon flavor please.
Dogs or cats? DOGS! I might be allergic to cats.
Beer or Wine? Depends, are we trying to be classy? Pinot Grigio please. 
Cake or Pie? Tres leches yeah?
Sweet of Sour? Both? Sour Patch Kids!
Coke or Pepsi? Coke! In a glass bottle yes?
Spicy or Mild? Mango habanero spicy.
Coffee or Tea? Tea! Unless it’s cafe con leche! 
Boxers or Briefs? Let’s say both.
Piercings or Tattoos? Probably will get a tattoo one day. Neither right now.
City or Country? City with the country nearby to escape to when needed.
Netflix or Hulu? … Hulu usually actually!

ANSWER ME THIS…
You are stranded on a deserted island, what two items do you bring? Music and…. wait can I bring a boat, or is that cheating? 😉
You win the lotto, how do you spend $96,000.00? Help my parents first and invest in theater!
When life hands you lemons? Squeeze one into your rum and coke!
Who is your hero? Other than my parents, Lin Manuel Miranda… yes cheesy, but true.
What’s your biggest fear? Dying without having left a legacy of some kind and inspiring others to follow their dreams.
What inspires you? Love, and seeing dedicated passionate people strive for greatness.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Living in New York, happy, and starting a regional theater company somewhere!
Can we follow you? FB? Twitter? Instagram?
…Yes please! All the above! LINKS: FB, TWITTER & INSTAGRAM

Why see IN THE HEIGHTS? It’s a great and fun story with a lot of heart!! Great music and witty lines. A very important show, especially in this political climate, with a message of unity and love. I guarantee it’ll be a great time! 🙂

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