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Book, Music and Lyrics By Jonathan Larson  

Directed by Ron Himes  
Choreography by Heather Beal
Musical Direction by Henry Palkes

The Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning rock musical shares the story of a group of struggling artists living in in the East Village as they try and make their way in the world.  Set in another time of pandemic (HIV/AIDS) we track a year of their lives as they seek out their artistic voices and negotiate all matters of the heart.

February 25 & 26 and March 4 & 5* at 8 p.m.
February 27 and March 6 at 2 p.m.
Edison Theatre

*ASL interpretation for the Saturday, March 5, 2022 production is provided by Lo’s Communicate Plus LLC.

RENT is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized Performance Materials are also supplied by MTI.

Ticket Information - Please check back soon for link to purchase tickets.

Tickets are FREE for all WashU Full-time undergraduate and graduate students and University College students who have been admitted into a degree program. 

Please Note: WashU student tickets are not available on-line. WashU Students should pick up their FREE ticket at anytime during Edison Box Office Hours: Monday – Friday 10 am – 4 pm; and Saturday 10 am – 2 pm.
If you plan to pick up your ticket immediately before a show, please be sure to arrive 30 – 45 minutes prior to start time to ensure you are seated before the curtain rises.


COVID-19 policies for patrons

All attendees are required to complete a health screener within 4 hours of arrival to campus. Be prepared to show the “Cleared for Campus” result to event staff upon arrival.
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Masks are to be worn at all times while indoors on the Wash U campus. That includes the Edison lobby area, restrooms, and while seated in the theater.