Showcasing Kent, Ohio and the surrounding
Northeastern Ohio Region.


Friday, February 16, 2024 - Sunday, February 25, 2024

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By Johnathan Larson


Set in the East Village of New York City, "Rent" is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, "Rent" has become a pop cultural phenomenon. with songs that rock and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages.

"Rent" is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.


All performances take place in E. Turner Stump Theatre, Center for the Performing Arts (1325 Theatre Drive, Kent, OH, 44242).

Friday, February 16, 2024
7:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 17, 2024
7:30 p.m.

Sunday, February 18, 2024
2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 21, 2024
10 a.m.
7:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 22, 2024
7:30 p.m.

Friday, February 23, 2024
7:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 24, 2024
7:30 pm.

Sunday, February 25, 2024
2:00 p.m.


Tickets to "Rent" can be purchased through the Performing Arts Box Office by phone at 330-672-2787 or online at the link below.

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Ray's Place, Kent, OH. Photograph by Matt Keffer

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