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Rent: 20th Anniversary Tour will rock the Durham Performing Arts Center (photo by Carol Rosegg)

Rent Music Supervisor Tim Weil Looks Back on Two Decades with the Iconic 1996 Rock Opera

EDITOR’S NOTE: Part 1 of our preview of Rent: 20th Anniversary Tour, published on Tuesday, Oct. 11th, is a general introduction to the show: http://triangleartsandentertainment.org/2016/10/tony-award-and-pulitzer-prize-winning-rock-opera-rent-will-rock-durham-on-oct-11-16/. Part 2, published below, is a wide-ranging interview with the show’s long-time musical supervisor, Tim Weil, who has worked on this rock opera from the very beginning. — RWM “I’m… Read More ›

Rent: 20th Anniversary Tour will rock the Durham Performing Arts Center (photo by Carol Rosegg)

Rent Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary and Still Rocks DPAC Like It’s 1996!

In the world of rock operas, 20 years (two decades) can knock the relevance out of a story line, but Jonathan Larson’s Rent is as fresh and relevant on its 20th Anniversary Tour, now in residence at the Durham Performing Arts Center, as it was when it first delighted Broadway’s hip audiences. Tuesday’s opening-night performance… Read More ›