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“Rent” star visits Bucks Playhouse

Broadway’s original Mark in “Rent,” Anthony Rapp, will present his solo show at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21.

Rapp’s appearance is part of the Playhouse’s Visiting Artists Series.
In concert, Rapp visits some of his “Rent” hits, as well as original material and songs that he connects with, including his “Rent” audition song.

Currently starring in CBS’ All Access series “Star Trek, Discovery,” Rapp been acting and singing professionally since he was 9.

Rapp has an extensive theater background, having most recently appeared on Broadway in “If/Then,” starring opposite his “Rent” co-star Idina Menzel.

His Broadway debut was in “Precious Sons” with Judith Ivey and Ed Harris, for which he received an Outer Critics Circle award and a Drama Desk nomination.

His film credits include “Adventures in Babysitting,” “School Ties,” “Dazed and Confused,” “Six Degrees of Separation,” “Man of the Century,” “David Searching,” “Road Trip,” and “A Beautiful Mind.”

Rapp is also the author of “Without You: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and the Musical Rent” (Simon & Schuster), which he recently adapted into a one-man show titled “Without You.”

Tickets to Anthony Rapp are $45, at the Box Office and the New Hope Visitors Center, at or 215-862-2121.

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