Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
RENT
Click Here for More Articles on RENT

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post

pixeltracker

The RENT 20th Anniversary Tour, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning landmark rock musical written by Jonathan Larson, stars Danny Kornfeld as "Mark Cohen," Kaleb Wells as "Roger Davis," Skyler Volpe as "Mimi Marquez," AaRon Harrington as "Tom Collins," David Merino as "Angel Dumott Schunard," Katie LaMark as "Maureen Johnson," Jasmine Easler as "Joanne Jefferson, and Christian Thompson as "Benny Coffin III." The production just opened in Long Island, and BroadwayWorld has photos below!

The tour also features John Devereaux, Bryson Bruce, Tim Ehrlich, Sammy Ferber, Paola Hernandez, Alia Hodge, Natalie Lipin, Jordan Long, Michael McClure, Timothy McNeill, Futaba Shioda, and Alexis Louise Young.

Based on original direction by Michael Greif (Tony and Drama Desk Nominations, RENT), Evan Ensign will re-stage the 20th anniversary tour. Original Broadway creatives Marlies Yearby(Choreography), Angela Wendt (Costume Design), and Tim Weil (Music Supervision and Additional Arrangements) will be joined by Jonathan Spencer (Lighting Design), Keith Caggiano(Sound Design), MiRi Park (Associate Choreographer), and Matthew E. Maraffi (adapting original scenic design by Paul Clay) to make up the creative team for the tour. The RENT 20th Anniversary Tour was cast by Joy Dewing Casting.

Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. A re-imagining of Puccini's La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters-love. The show received its world premiere off-Broadway at New York Theatre Workshop on February 13, 1996 to ecstatic reviews and transferred to Broadway on April 29, 1996. RENT won the 1996 Tony Award for Best Musical as well as the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

The RENT 20th Anniversary Tour is produced by Work Light Productions, whose other touring productions include Cinderella, MAMMA MIA!, Motown, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, and Vocalosity. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/RentOnTour or rentontour.net.

Photo Credit: Genevieve Rafter-Keddy

high res photos

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Danny Harris Kornfeld

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
The Cast of Rent

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Danny Harris Kornfeld and Kaleb Wells

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Jasmine Easler, Christian Thompson and Danny Harris Kornfeld

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Kaleb Wells and Danny Harris Kornfeld

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Kaleb Wells and Danny Harris Kornfeld

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Aaron Harrington

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
David Merino

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
David Merino

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Skyler Volpe

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
Skyler Volpe

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
The Cast of Rent

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
The Cast of Rent

Photo Coverage: RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Plays Tilles Center at LIU Post
The Cast of Rent


Related Articles

Buy at the Theatre Shop

T-Shirts, Mugs, Phone Cases & More

From This Author Genevieve Rafter Keddy