Produced by Work Light Productions
Book, music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Directed by Evan Ensign
Based on the original staging by Michael Greif
Choreography by Marlies Yearby
Music Supervision and Additional Arrangements by Tim Weil
Shubert Theater COVID-19 protocols
Review by Kitty Drexel
BOSTON — RENT 25th Anniversary Farewell Tour “Farewell Season of Love” at the Shubert Theater is Rent. You will love it or hate it based on your preferences for the dated rock musical.
My lovely wife and I had a fun time. We like the show. The people sitting immediately behind us had a better time. They said they’d seen it every time it came through New England. That’s a lot of Rent.
Rent is now a period piece. It was first performed on Broadway in 1996; I was a sophomore in high school. Bill Clinton had taken office for his first term that January. Continue reading