Rent by Cygnet Players at Putney Arts Centre 22 - 25 Sep
Cygnet Players presents Rent, at the Putney Arts Centre, in south west London, from 22 to 25 Sep 2010.
Book, music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson, Based on Puccini's La Boheme. Directed by Paul Taylor-Mills , choreography by Jodie-Lee Wilde. Musical director: Nicholas Shaikh
Tells the story of one year in the life of friends living in modern day East Village, New York City, 1989-1990.The story centres around Mark and Roger, two roommates. While a former tragedy has made Roger numb to life, Mark tries to capture it through his attempts to make a film. In the year that follows, the group deals with love, loss, AIDS, and modern day life.