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Photo Coverage: 9 Works Theatrical Revisits Rock Musical RENT, 2/12 to 3/6 -

by Oliver Oliveros,

Jonathan Larson's ground breaking rock musical "Rent" has arguably developed a life of its own. And 9 Works Theatrical's third endeavour of mounting the show is one tangible proof -- "Rent" runs anew at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati City in Manila from Saturday, February 12 to Sunday, March 6, 2011. (Philippines) brings you some production photos fresh from the local theatre company's media preview held Friday, February 11, 2011. "Rent's" original and additional cast members performed a few musical numbers, which included Act One's rousing finale "La Vie Boheme."

Presented through a special arrangement with licensing company Music Theatre International (MTI), "Rent" is loosely based on Giacomo Puccini's classic opera "La Boheme". It tells the story of one year in the life of eight friends who are living the Bohemian lifesty…