Viva la Vie Bohème! Rent Celebrates 25 Years at New York Theatre Workshop’s Virtual Gala March 2
Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Jesse L. Martin, and many more are set to appear.
It’s time to celebrate la vie bohème and the residents of Alphabet City. New York Theatre Workshop’s virtual gala 25 Years of Rent: Measured in Love, celebrating the silver anniversary of Jonathan Larson’s Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical, streams March 2 at 8 PM ET. Among those scheduled to appear are original cast members Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Jesse L. Martin, Fredi Walker-Browne, Kristen Lee Kelly, Gilles Chiasson, Rodney Hicks, Aiko Nakasone, and Byron Utley.
A special segment with over 130 Rent alums from productions around the world, including Jordan Fisher, Josh Grisetti, Brennin Hunt, Amber Iman, Amy Spanger, Taylor Trensch, and Mike Wartella, is planned. In addition, the digital event features original compositions created by Dear Evan Hansen creators Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, Be More Chill composer Joe Iconis, The Lazours, and Rona Siddiqui.