RENT: Award-Winning Rock Opera From New Repertory Theatre
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The last date listed for RENT was Sunday October 2, 2011 / 2:00pm.
Currently at Arsenal Center for the Arts
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In this stark and startling drama, a son confronts his emotionally distant father and learns a… More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Kimberley
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Really enjoyed RENT, the Cast did a good job with both the singing (a bit pitchy at times) and acting. I tried not to compare them to the movie which I have watched many times. I felt very touched and quite a few audience members were in tears including myself. Remember what RENT is about so if uncomfortable with gayness this is not for you. There is some nudity, but I kind of see how it fits into what they were trying to portray.
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Have seen the play a few times and the movie, own the movie. This was a great performance and we thoroughly enjoyed it! Angel's death scene was different from what we had seen before so the nudity was gratuitous. Mimi's performance piece was...continued
Quotes & Highlights
“What makes RENT so wonderful is its extraordinary spirit of hopeful defiance and humanity.”—New York Times
“RENT is the best show in years, if not decades.”—Variety
Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical tells the story of a group of struggling bohemian artists living in New York City’s Lower East Side. This ground-breaking and powerful rock opera, based on Puccini’s La Boheme, explores the necessity of love and friendship, and the repercussions of living with AIDS in modern day society. Fall in love with this timeless musical all over again with iconic songs like “La Vie Boheme,” “What You Own,” and “Seasons of Love.”
About the Ticket Supplier: New Repertory Theatre - Boston
Now in its third decade, New Rep has established itself as one of Boston’s premiere theatre companies. Celebrated for electrifying, compelling, and poignant productions, New Rep plays reflect our world and community: they present images of many times and places and regularly explore ideas that have vital resonance in our lives—here and now. New Rep shows are provocative, intelligent, and entertaining.