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RENT

RENT
19 Nov 2022 to 21 Jan 2023
Mon & Thurs at 6:30pm Tues/Wed/Fri/Sat at 7:30pm
Measure your life in love.
Event type: 
Theatre
Price: 
$30 - 86
Venue: 
The Court Theatre
Address: 
Bernard St, Addington
Region: 
Canterbury

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Brave in the face of danger; loving when confronted by hate and hopeful against all odds, RENT is one of the most uplifting and beloved musicals ever.
 
This ground-breaking production follows a group of artists struggling and striving to follow their dreams in New York City against a backdrop of poverty, looming gentrification and the AIDS crisis of the 1990s.
 
A pop-culture phenomenon, this Pulitzer Prize winner is packed with high-energy musical numbers, including revered hits Seasons of Love, Take Me or Leave Me and La Vie Bohème.
 
RENT endures in the grand tradition of rock musicals: its heart is bigger than its problems; its music moves under your skin and moves you.” – The Guardian
 
Books, music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Directed by Lara Macgregor
Musical Direction by Richard Marrett
 
Show Sponsor: Golden Healthcare

Written by

The Court Theatre

12 Oct 2022

Interests Christchurch's Theatre: Entertaining Christchurch since 1971 The Court Theatre is Christchurch's only, and New Zealand's foremost, theatre company offering entertainment of the highest quality throughout the year.