Last night (Thursday 25th April 2013), I excitedly took my seat for RENT In Concert, playing at the Manchester Opera House on the opening night of its short UK tour.
I’m just back from the Union Theatre’s new production of tick tick… BOOM! and I have to say, I am buzzing somewhat. The basic premise of the show is that Jon is an aspiring musical theatre composer who is getting nowhere fast, feeling a little trapped by the mundane machine of life and who suddenly […]
I have just been reminded of little played/’rare’ Jonathan Larson song, ‘Love Heals’, written as an independent ‘stand-alone’ song, and included as a bonus track on the soundtrack of the recent 2005 Chris Columbus movie-musical adaptation. (Song performed by ‘Teen Troupe’ – there were no embeddable versions of the RENT version, rare as it is! […]
So, the other day I had Mr Greg over and we sat down and watched the movie adaptation of Jonathan Larson’s musical Rent; itself frequently billed as a bohemian New York rock opera. I am a huge fan of this musical and have not only seen the DVD countless times, but I have been […]