RENT – Online!

The magic of RENT, from the comfort of your own home…

Hope Mill Theatre now have tickets for LIMITED online performances of the electric musical RENT. Perfect for those who missed out on a live ticket, or want to enjoy RENT from home!

Availability is in-line with Hope Mill Theatre’s venue capacity, meaning strictly limited availability!

Streaming to the UK ONLY. Playing at advertised times Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). This event is geo-blocked to customers outside of the UK.

This event is not streamed live – it is a recorded live performance from Hope Mill Theatre’s live run. You will be sent a password protected link to access on the day of your booking.

You do not need to ‘collect ticket at box office’, which will be an option as you purchase. All online tickets will be emailed with instructions, with no need to come to Hope Mill Theatre.

RENT is a rock musical with music, lyrics, and book by Jonathan Larson and is loosely based on Giacomo Puccini’s opera La Bohème.

Book, Music and Lyrics by Jonathan Larson

Musical Arrangements Steve Skinner

Music Supervision and Additional Arrangements by Tim Weil

Original Concept/Additional Lyrics: Billy Aronson

Dramaturg: Lynn Thomson

RENT was originally produced in New York by New York Theatre Workshop and on Broadway by Jeffrey Seller, Kevin McCollum, Allan S. Gordon and New York Theatre Workshop.

Presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe) Limited 


Directed by Luke Sheppard

Choreographer: Tom Jackson Greaves

Musical Supervisor: Katy Richardson

Set & Costume Designer: David Woodhead

Lighting Designer: Howard Hudson

Sound Designer: Paul Gatehouse

Production Designer: George Reeve

Musical Director: Chris Poon

Casting: Pearson Casting

We have 2 ticket options – a single ticket (1 viewer) & a group ticket (2+ viewers). Group tickets are for families / bubbles living together and bookers will be sent a single link to view on a single device.

This event will be captioned.

’a powerful retelling boasting anthemic rock songs’’

‘‘the show pulsates with life, colour and passion’’

‘’A glorious record of a rapturous musical… this is as fine a production of the show as you’ll find. I suspect we’ve not seen the last of it’’

‘’exuberant, heartfelt revival’’

‘’What a life- affirming triumph this show is’’

‘’A poignant window on a vanished era’’

Production Information




27th November - 20th December


£25 (single) / £40 (group ticket. 2+ people)

Show Dates

27th November - 20th December

Running time: 2.5 hours

Interval: N/A

Age Restrictions: 13+

Any Warnings: Drug-use, strong language & themes of adult content. Parental guidance required for children under 15.