Crazy Rich Asians‘ Jon M. Chu, who will direct the film, recorded the reaction when Miranda took the stage.
“We start shooting #InTheHeightsMovie on Monday. So after our final rehearsal we took a trip 2 GeorgeWashington highschool in the Heights 2 see them perform In The Heights!” Chu tweeted on Friday. “Could not b more Inspired by these students.”
“It’s cool I only cried 10 times,” Miranda added on Twitter. “These kids were so good. Our future is so bright.”