19th – 23rd September 2023
La Vie Boheme! Jonathan Larson’s iconic Pulitzer Prize-winning musical that shaped a generation of audiences and taught us all to measure our life in love.
Set in the East Village of New York City, Rent is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Rent has become a pop cultural phenomenon. with songs that rock and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages.
Based loosely on Puccini’s La Boheme, Jonathan Larson’s Rent follows a year in the life of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side. How these young bohemians negotiate their dreams, loves, and conflicts provides the narrative thread to this groundbreaking musical. Containing life-affirming songs, such as the beloved “Seasons of Love”, this is theatre at its best – exuberant, passionate, and joyous.
WARNING: THIS MUSICAL CONTAINS ADULT THEMES THROUGHOUT WHICH MAY BE UNSUITABLE FOR A YOUNGER AUDIENCE.
|Musical Director||Leanne Evans-Dix|