Great Performances

The Influence of Jackson Heights’ Latin Culture

Clip: Season 46 Episode 4 | 1m 19s

Follow John Leguizamo as he revisits his roots in Jackson Heights and identifies how the vibrant Latin culture influenced his Broadway show Latin History for Morons.

Aired: 11/16/18

Rating: NR

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