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October 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$35
Rent is a groundbreaking rock musical that tells the powerful story of a group of struggling artists living in the East Village of New York City at the height of the AIDS crisis in the late 1980s. The show follows a diverse and vibrant cast of characters, including filmmaker Mark, musician Roger, exotic dancer Mimi, performance artist Maureen, and their friends.
With its raw and emotional score, Rent explores themes of love, friendship, identity, and the pursuit of artistic dreams amidst poverty and adversity. The characters navigate their relationships, confront the harsh realities of HIV/AIDS, and fight against social injustice.
The musical delves into the universal human experiences of hope, resilience, and the desire for connection, while also shedding light on important social issues. Through its poignant storytelling, Rent challenges societal norms, embraces individuality, and celebrates the strength of chosen families.
Rent has captivated audiences worldwide with its infectious energy, memorable songs like Seasons of Love and La Vie Bohème, and its unapologetic portrayal of the human spirit in the face of adversity. It remains a timeless and transformative musical that continues to resonate with audiences of all ages.