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20 Star Starred
Eliot Hall
7A Eliot Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
617-524-3200
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 10 members
Review from Kate

I've been to one other production at the Footlight Club that was sub-par so I was not sure what I was going to witness. I was very happily surprised to see an amazing cast with real lung power that drove this local production beyond my...continued

reviewed Apr 02 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Daffodililly

I was highly impressed by the cast of Rent at the Footlight. The whole performance was very professional and the actors were extremely talented with strong singing voices. Since the tickets were so inexpensive, I didn't quite know what to expect....continued

reviewed Apr 02 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Trammie Nguyen

It was a full house and the crowd is very diverse. We had a wonderful time.

reviewed Apr 01 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

The Broadway production of _Rent _ran for 5,123 performances from 1996 to 2008 and collected four Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical and Best Original Score.

Description

_Rent _is a rock opera that tells the story of one year in the life of a group of bohemians struggling in modern day East Village New York. The story centers around Mark and Roger, two roommates. While a former tragedy has made Roger numb to life, Mark tries to capture it through his attempts to make a film. In the year that follows, the group deals with love, loss, AIDS, and modern day life in one truly powerful story.

Featured in the cast are: Todd Sandstrom, Sara Jane Burns, Joshua Rajman, Shira Cahn-Lipman, Anne Olmsted, Jose Romero, Matthew Ford and Rishi Basu.

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