"Rent" by Jonathan Larson

September 23 - October 2, 2022

Hilberry Theatre

Set in the East Village of New York City, Rent is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning phenomenon written by Jonathan Larson follows a year in the lives of a diverse group of artists and friends struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. Facing their problems head on, they make personal self-discoveries and find what really matters most in life. With songs that rock and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages, Rent is a show you won't want to miss.

Contains mature subject matter.


Performance schedule

  • 8:00 p.m. Friday, September 23
  • 2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24
  • 8:00 p.m. Saturday, September 24
  • 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 28
  • 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 29
  • 8:00 p.m. Friday, September 30
  • 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 1
  • 8:00 p.m. Saturday, October 1
  • 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 2

Theatre and Dance at Wayne abides by Wayne State Covid protocols to ensure the safest environment for you and our community.  All audience members are required to complete the Wayne State Daily Screener before attending any on campus performance.  All visitors are required to be masked. There is no requirement for vaccination or booster. Our commitment to your health and safety includes timely updates to University protocols.