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Rent - 1998 - West End


Shaftesbury Theatre

(London, )
Holborn end of Shaftesbury Avenue
by Timothy Shawver - May 8, 2021
Scottsdale's Desert Stages Theatre presents TICK, TICK...BOOM in a limited engagement through May 16th.
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2021
Today's top stories: Six sets reopening date, Gavin Creel & Aaron Tveit will reunite at MCC's Miscast, and more!
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced that Ride the Cyclone: World Premiere Cast Recording – based on the musical that has sold out hit productions across the US and Canada – is available in digital and streaming formats today, Friday, May 7.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
Second Stage Theater has confirmed three Broadway productions at the Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street) and two Off-Broadway productions at the Kiser Theater (305 West 43rd Street) for the return season, beginning performances in fall of 2021.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
On May 24, 2020, 7:00-8:00 pm ET, the 92nd Street Y will host a virtual gala to honor exceptional individuals and celebrate the many ways in which donor support has transformed 92Y during the pandemic, enabling them to serve their local and global communities like never before.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2021
New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of its award-winning New Works Series on Wednesday, May 12th, 2021 at 7PM EST, featuring excerpts from the new musicals Hart Island and Cowboy Bob. The live 1-hour presentation will also feature a conversation with the writers and creative team. 
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
BroadwayWorld has your exclusive first listen to 'This Song is Awesome,' a new track from Ride the Cyclone!
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
Tony Award winner Gavin Creel and Tony Award nominee Aaron Tveit will reunite for a brand-new duet for Miscast21, premiering on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8pm ET on MCC's YouTube Channel.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021
The Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, today released a new survey of 7,163 people helped through February 28, 2021. The purpose of the survey was to help The Fund determine how to best assist those with long-term needs caused by the Covid pandemic.
by Stage Tube - May 6, 2021
On May 13, the COVID Grief Network is releasing a Seasons of Love video featuring members of the final Broadway cast of RENT, home videos of people that have died of COVID-19 and the young adults left grieving. While the US looks towards re-opening, for the millions who've been mourning in isolation, honoring the lives lost and supporting those left behind is key to addressing the current grief crisis.
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2021
As lockdown continues to impact live performance, Opera North has announced a range of options, from powerful productions to intimate chamber concerts, to entertain viewers at home.
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2021
MJ Rodriguez explains her mental health routine, talks about going back to shooting Pose after COVID-19 and shares what it was like meeting Lady Gaga at the Met Gala.
by Team BWW - May 4, 2021
It's the last day to get your votes in for the first round of voting for season 3 of Next on Stage! The voting deadline is May 4 at midnight. Your votes determine who makes the top 30 in our high school and college categories.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
NY State Senator Brad Hoylman, who is currently running to be the next Manhattan Borough President, has a long history supporting the performing arts and cultural institutions in New York City. André De Shields, Judy Kuhn, Liz Calloway, Ryann Redmond, Telly Lueng, Seth Rudetsky, and more have come together signing a letter of endorsement.
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2021
Cobb County PARKS has kicked off their 2021 Drive-In Concert Series and the second performance is on the horizon. On May 15th, for two performances, UNPLUG BROADWAY hits the drive-in stage at the Cobb Civic Center parking lot.
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2021
Today's top stories: Watch the full Lucille Lortel Awards ceremony, Andrea McArdle performs with Seth Rudetsky, and more!
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2021
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the In The Heights Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will be released on June 11th, the same day the film arrives in U.S. theatres and is streaming on HBO Max.
by Alexander C. Kafka - May 2, 2021
NextStop Theatre Company's 'First Date' has some chemistry, but the script can't figure out quite what genre it wants to be.
by Krista Garver - May 2, 2021
Broadway Rose’s productions have consistently been among the best virtual theatre options available. THE LAST FIVE years is available for rent through May 16.
by Team BWW - May 15, 2021
The sun will come out tomorrow. That's because after over a year of waiting, New York officials have at last spread word that Broadway will indeed soon be back. Which shows will return when? BroadwayWorld has gathered all of the latest news on the return of live theatre. Check back regularly for updates!
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2021
Ballet Idaho Artistic Director Garrett Anderson and Executive Director Laura Mulkey are pleased to announce the release of The Art of Losing on the Ballet Idaho streaming platform on Friday, May 14th.
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2021
Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today confirmed initial principal casting for Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel, which plays 31 July – 25 September.
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2021
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS have just announced that Tony Award Nominee Jeremy Jordan (Newsies, American Son) will finally be able to take the stage as Seymour, alongside original cast members Emmy Award winner Tammy Blanchard (Life with Judy Garland, Gypsy) as Audrey and two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle (Something Rotten!, Falsettos) as Orin Scrivello, D.D.S.. 
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2021
Broadway's Jose Llana will perform at Lincoln Center's Restart Stages Wednesday, May 19 at 7:00 pm ET.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2021
Dear Evan Hansen will reopen on Broadway on December 11, 2021 at 7:30 pm ET. The Tony Award-winning Best Musical will return to its home at the Music Box Theatre (239 W 45th Street, NYC) five years after its original Broadway opening.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2021
The COVID Grief Network has released a video featuring the final Broadway cast of RENT performing 'Seasons of Love.'
by Erica Handel - May 12, 2021
The Axelrod Performing Arts Center will bring live performances to the Jersey Shore with the Vogel Summer Concert Series. The shows will take place outdoors split between the Arthur Pryor Bandshell in Asbury Park and Bell Works in Holmdel. An incredible group of Broadway talent and musical guests are set to appear in this series, including Broadway star Adam Pascal.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2021
SBA expects to begin sending out payments next week, according to a statement from a rep. 
by Team BWW - May 12, 2021
Don't miss your chance to vote for the Broadway's Next on Stage Top 15! Make sure your favorite contestants make it to the next round by voting before tonight, May 12 (11:59pm) for the High School Top 15 and tomorrow, May 13 (11:59pm) for the College Top 15.
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2021
On Thursday, May 13th, Gale Brewer, City Council Candidate in District 6, will host “Broadway & Beyond for Brewer”, a star-studded virtual fundraiser with performances and appearances by fan favorites from the screen and Broadway stage.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
Producers Vivek J. Tiwary, Arvind Ethan David and Eva Price have announced that the 15-time Tony Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning Broadway musical Jagged Little Pill will reopen on Broadway on Thursday, October 21, 2021, ending a nineteen-month suspension of performances due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
After a successful UK streaming event, Drew Gasparini's hit album, 'I Could Use A Drink' is now headed to the West End for one night only - with added songs and an increase in the cast to 9 musical theatre stars!
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2021
While 'Schmigadoon!' star Aaron Tveit worked his way to Broadway stardom, he missed his opportunity to audition for 'American Idol.' Instead, Kelly gives him a chance to audition for 'The Voice' right on her show, and spoiler alert, she hits her button.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
Portland Center Stage has announced its return to the stage, with a 2021-2022 season designed to lift and nourish spirits with energetic, imaginative worlds on stage. The seven-show lineup will kick off in October with the stunningly creative Frida … A Self Portrait on the U.S. Bank Main Stage.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021
Irish Repertory Theatre announced today that they will host virtual screenings of the New York film premiere of The Man Who Wanted to Fly. Directed by Frank Shouldice, The Man Who Wanted to Fly will be screened online on Tuesday May 25 at 7pm ET and Wednesday May 26 at 2pm & 7pm ET.
by Team BWW - May 10, 2021
Voting is now open for round 2 of our singing competition, back again for its third season! Place your votes from now to May 12 (high school) and May 13 (college).
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2021
The Pittsburgh Festival Opera is changing things up with exciting new programming that will run from May through December 2021. This year's festival lineup features the following: 'Cendrillon', Open Air Series (Flagstaff Hill in Schenley Park), 'Lysistrata, or The Nude Goddess' and more.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2021
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 1-2, 2021.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2021
New York City director, actor and writer Evan Edwards will direct Provincetown playwright Patrick Riviere's One-Act play The Days After presented on Zoom on May 14th.
by Vicki Trask - Apr 30, 2021
I sat down with a few of the companies in Calgary’s theatre scene to talk to them about how they’ve survived the lockdown. Over the next few weeks, I’ll introduce you to them. First up: JP Thibodeau is the Artistic Director of StoryBook Theatre, one of Canada’s largest TYA (theatre for young audiences) companies.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2021
Ballet Idaho Artistic Director Garrett Anderson and Executive Director Laura Mulkey have announced the release of Shot in the Dark on the Ballet Idaho streaming platform.
by TV News Desk - Apr 29, 2021
The project is executive produced by Neil Patrick Harris, directed by Andy Señor Jr. and Victor Patrick Alvarez, and follows Señor Jr. to Cuba, where he is tasked with directing a stage production of the Tony® and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, “Rent,” the country’s first Broadway musical produced by an American company in more than 50 years. 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2021
The Howard Gilman Foundation has awarded a $100,000 challenge grant to the Cultural Solidarity Fund (CSF), an initiative administered by the Indie Theater Fund with leadership by the arts collective LEIMAY and organized by a consortium of 20 NYC arts and cultural organizations, in support of not only artists but also cultural workers who are facing immediate challenges with rent, food insecurity, and medical, child, and elder care emergencies.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2021
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that they will reunite the casts of some of theater-goers favorite Broadway shows, including “The Mystery of Edwin Drood,” “Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella,” and “Anastasia,” all in support of The Actors Fund. 
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2021
Norbert Leo Butz, Broadway veteran who is known for his work on stage and screen, has signed with APA.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2021
We asked our readers to share their most meaningful memories of Rent on the show's 25th Broadway anniversary.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2021
 Independent distributor Row House Films has acquired theatrical and virtual cinema rights to the charmingly quirky indie road-trip comedy MONUMENTS, and will bring the film to select independent theaters for in-person and virtual-cinema screenings beginning June 4.