Broadway Musical (Movie)
Rent is a rock musical based off of Giamoco Poccini`s opera La bohe`me. This show is about a group of povershed, young artists and musicians who struggle to survive and make a living in modern day East Village New York. The story mainly centers around two roommates: Mark and Rogers. Rent shows the life of youngsters who live with depts to pay, the life of someone with the HIV/AIDS virus, and many other real life situations.
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5 ways Rent is Amazing (Original Broadway Musical)
* The Broadway Show closed on September 7, 2008
* Had a 12 year run on Broadway having 5,123 perfoemances
* Grossd over $280 million
* RENT went on National Tours which led to Foreign Productions
* Adapted into a motion Picture in 2005
Awards and Recognition (Original Braodway Musical)
- Pulitzer Prize for Drama
- Tony Award for Best Musical
Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical
Tony Award for Best Original Score
Drama Desk Award (Outstanding Musical)
Drama Desk Award (Outstanding Book)
Cold Hard Facts (Original Broadway Musical)
* In 1994, this show was first seen at a limited three-week workshop production at New York Theatre Workshop.
*Johnathan Larson, the shows creator, died suddenly the night before the show`s off-Broadway Premiere.
*Once the show was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, the show became a hit and moved to Broadway`s larger Nederlander Theatre on April 29, 1996.