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Top 10 Musical Theater Duets

Top 10 Musical Theater Duets

Writing about the top 10 musical theater duets meant ranking the last song syndrome (LSS) effects that a song possesses. One of the main reasons behind revivals is that some fans never got over most of these songs. The performers may change. But the fascination with these tunes never wavered. 10. Waltz for Eva and […]

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Halifax West revels in Rent | The Chronicle Herald

Out Tonight from Rent the Musical by Halifax AOS

Viki rocking it up as Mimi at the band call for Rent. Video Rating: 5/ 5

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You Love Musicals Because

You Love Musicals Because

You love musicals because you know that you have a set of rebuttals against folks who hate musicals. Taking the momentum from our previous article (that you can read here for good measure, in case you haven’t), there are reasons worth exploring in case you can justify your love for musicals. If there are methods […]

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University of Michigan MUSKET presents Rent

MUSKET is the student-run musical theatre organization at the University of Michigan. Rent will be November 22 – 24 at the Power Center. Tickets can be purchased at the Michigan League ticket office. Video Rating: 5/ 5 Jake Wilson, Cortney Wolfson, Nina Sturtz and Benj Pasek sing “I Sing!” from the musical I SING! in […]

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RENT Musical Promo Australia – No Day But Today!

Stagetek presents Jonathan Larson’s Rent Opens June 2008 iO Myers Studio, Kensington (Sydney Australia) Introducing Jessica Bell, David Buckley, Luke Cheung,… Video Rating: 5 / 5 Seasons of Love by Penny Presents “RENT” the musical at the Tom Mann Theatre in Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia on 14 October 2007. The stage was so tiny and […]

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Rent The Musical Lyrics

Rent The Musical Lyrics: Rent

[MARK] How do you document real life When real life is getting more Like fiction each day Headlines — bread-lines Blow my mind And now this deadline “Eviction — or pay” Rent! [ROGER] How do you write a song When the chords sound wrong Though they once sounded right and rare When the notes are […]

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Rent: Lyrics for “Take Me or Leave Me”

Rent: Lyrics for “Take Me or Leave Me”

Some of the most memorable songs are the painfully honest ones. The ones that never apologize for being honest, they seep right into our consciousness and stay there until we outgrow them. The last part doesn’t usually happen once you get to read the lyric sheet. I am referring to Rent’s “Take Me or Leave […]

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Rent: Synopsis

Rent: Synopsis

You may have read my previous article discussing the characters in “Rent” that have several similarities with Giacomo Puccini’s “La Boheme”. It became evident though that it was a homage. Jonathan Larson must have envisioned “La Boheme” in New York where the raging issues are HIV and homosexuality. But, unlike some opera houses today that […]

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Rent: Character Descriptions

Rent: Character Description

Before I learned of the musical “Rent”, I already heard of the song “Seasons of Love” (a.k.a. 525600 minutes). It’s almost a staple in events that celebrated love and friendship. In the course of discovering more in this musical (you can click here to read for yourselves), I almost overlooked one fact – that this […]

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