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  1. SU alum Taye Diggs dresses up as Madonna; Banarama reunion; more: PM BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse University alumnus Taye Diggs dressed up as Madonna for the latest "Lip Sync Battle." The actor, best known for roles in "Rent" and TV's "Private Practice," goes full "Vogue" with a blonde wig and cone bra, perfectly imitating the iconic singer's "strike a pose" choreography from the 1990 music video.

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  2. Original cast members to appear at Batavia High School production of 'Rent'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    "Rent" leads Ian Samsami and Ryan Taylor rehearse a scene from the Batavia High School production, which opens Thursday and runs through Sunday, April 27-30, at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre. The Batavia High School production of "Rent," which runs Thursday-Sunday, April 27-30 at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre, will be even more special on Saturday.

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  3. Hottest Articles on BWW 4/18/2017 - 4/25/2017Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Below are BroadwayWorld.com's most popular articles from 4/18/2017 - 4/25/2017. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week on BroadwayWorld.com! Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp to Be Part of High School Production of RENT by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2017 Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp are returning to their roots and will make a one-night-only appearance in conjunction with Batavia High School's production of RENT.

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  4. BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Adam Pascal and Anthony RappRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today's subjects, Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp , are most commonly associated with one particular Broadway show - Rent . This Friday night, April 28th, you can see them join forces once again at the Music Center at Strathmore in Bethesda, Maryland, and it promises to be a really good time.

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  5. The Theater People Podcast Comes from Away to Chat with Jenn ColellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... THE ANGRY INCH), two-time Tony-winner Katie Finneran (NOISES OFF, PROMISES, PROMISES), Eden Espinosa (WICKED, BROOKLYN, RENT), Anthony Rapp (RENT, IF/THEN), Olivier-Winner Lesli Margherita (MATILDA), Tony-winner Tonya Pinkins (JELLY'S LAST JAM, ...

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  6. Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Chicago You Might Have Missed ...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Roundup: Check Out The Top Stories From Chicago You Might Have Missed 4/21 - PASCAL and RAPP in High School Rent! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More! BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Raleigh, and SCOTTSBORO BOYS in Phoenix, just to name a few.

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  7. Original - Rent' performers team up for Strathmore showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | Fairfax Times

    In 1996, the musical "Rent" made its debut at Broadway Nederlander Theatre, forever changing the landscape of Broadway.

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  8. Telly Leung to Bring Hello, Young Lovers to The Green Room 42 This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    the Broadway and television star of "Glee," Godspell and Rent, who recently starred on Broadway in In Transit - will debut his new concert "Hello, Young Lovers" at the performance space The Green Room 42 at Yotel (570 Tenth Avenue at 42nd Street) for ...

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  9. Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp to Be Part of High School Production of RENTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp are returning to their roots and will make a one-night-only appearance in conjunction with Batavia High School's production of RENT. According to the Kane County Chronicle , on April 29 Pascal and Rapp will perform their cabaret show "Acoustically Speaking: 20 Years of Friendship" following the high school's RENT performance, and will welcome the students on stage for a once in a lifetime experience at the end of the night.

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  10. Disney Theatrical announces principal casting from Broadway musical - FrozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Disney Blog

    ... Dazeem, I'm sorry, I'm hearing her name is actually Idina Menzel. Menzel's big Broadway breakout role was as Maureen in Rent and shortly there after as Elphaba in Wicked. So it's no surprise that the Elsa cast for the Frozen musical has similar ...

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  11. Broadway stars of 'Rent' to be part of BHS productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    BATAVIA – Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp, the originators of the roles of Roger and Mark, respectively, from the Broadway production of "Rent," will make a one-night appearance in conjunction with the Batavia High School production of the musical April 29. Set in the East Village of New York City, "Rent" won the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The high school performance will begin at 6 p.m. April 29, followed by a 60-minute show by Pascal and Rapp titled "Acoustically Speaking: 20 Years of Friendship."

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  12. Idina Menzel delivers a stunning season opening set at L.A.'s Greek TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | The Wave

    ... Swords" and transitioned into the lighter, "Small World." As "Seasons of Love," from her very first Broadway musical, "Rent," cued up, the fans cheered and Menzel cracked a smile, flawlessly delivering the cut while obviously enjoying the excited ...

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  13. Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's David Hull and More Set for Selda &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Selda and Derek are best known for writing the score to the musical film, Grind, starring Anthony Rapp (Star Trek, Rent, If/Then). They are the co-writers of attending guest artist, Eric Krop 's album, "Greater Things." (available on iTunes), and ...

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  14. Looking Back On 10 Years Of SPARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Onward State

    ... body at the time, the Funding Activity Board. Among the first performers SPA brought to Penn State was Broadway musical Rent star Adam Pascal in Schwab Auditorium. The organization also concluded the first iteration of its Distinguished Speaker ...

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  15. RENT 20th Anniversary Tour to Hit the National Theatre This JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The RENT 20th Anniversary Tour will play the National Theatre, where the original touring production made its Washington-area premiere 20 years ago, for one week only, June 20 through 25, 2017. Tickets starting at $48 are on sale now at www.thenationaldc.com , or by calling 514-3849.

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  16. Review: Idina Menzel concert shares her news, musicallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Newsday

    ... her 90-minute set with no intermission, hitting the high points of her career, starting with "Seasons of Love" from "Rent." She met her first husband in the original cast. Later in the concert, she relayed the now-familiar tragedy of creator ...

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  17. James McAvoy has gone crazy and Cynthia Nixon terminally illRead the original story

    Friday Apr 7 | Queerty

    ... lives and relationships. His latest, bwoy , is also tinged with profundity in its central romance: Anthony Rapp ( Rent ) plays Brad, a repressed married man who becomes romantic and sexually obsessed via the internet with a 23-year-old Jamaican man, ...

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  18. Idina Menzel will perform new music, Broadway hits at the Greek Theatre season kick offRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | The Wave

    ... Singer-songwriter, actress and Broadway star Idina Menzel (pictured second from left as part of the Broadway show "Rent") will kick off the concert season at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Friday, April 14. She's currently out on a world tour ...

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  19. Rosario Dawson responds to Chemical Brothers a predictinga Pepsia s...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | NME

    The Pepsi ad, which has now been pulled by the soft drinks company, saw TV personality/model Jenner finishing a photo shoot before handing a can of Pepsi to a police officer who is supervising a protest, seemingly as a goodwill gesture. Jenner Dawson, known for her roles in films like Rent and Men In Black , has taken to Twitter to compare the clip to the Chemical Brothers' 1999 video for 'Out of Control'.

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  20. At 20, - Rent' is still the image of its younger selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | Boston.com

    Twenty years ago, the musical "Rent" rocked Broadway with its raw energy and emotion. The retelling of Puccini's "La Boheme" focused on a year in the life of several young artists struggling to pursue their ideals without selling out.

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