my favorite trope is the ‘place slowly becomes home, people slowly become family’ trope
This just in! New York City Center’s acclaimed Encores! Off-Center series, under the artistic direction of Jeanine Tesori, will return this summer for a second season of landmark Off-Broadway musicals. The season opens with Jonathan Larson’s tick, tick BOOM!, June 25 - 28, starring Lin-Manuel Miranda and Karen Olivo, directed by Oliver Butler.