Adam & Anthony Live, With Adam Pascal & Anthony Rapp, Plays the Highline Ballroom April 13

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Anthony Rapp and Adam Pascal, who co-starred in the original Broadway and London productions of Rent as well as in the film version and the most recent touring version of that Jonathan Larson musical, bring their new concert act, Adam & Anthony Live, to the Highline Ballroom April 13.

Anthony Rapp and Adam Pascal in Rent.
Anthony Rapp and Adam Pascal in Rent. Photo by Joan Marcus

The performance is scheduled for 7:30 PM. Dee Roscoli is the evening's special guest.

Audiences can expect an evening of solo songs (Pascal's re-imagined Broadway songs "Maria," "Sunday" and "What I Did For Love," and Rapp's rock classics "Creep" and "Losing My Religion") and duets, including tunes from Rent.

Adam Pascal, currently back on Broadway in the Tony-winning musical Memphis, is a Tony nominee for his portrayal of Roger in the 1996 musical Rent, a role he re-created for the film adaptation. He created the role of Radames for the Disney adaptation of the Verdi opera Aida. Pascal also appeared in the Broadway production of Cabaret and has released the solo recordings "Blinding Light," "Model Prisoner" and "Civilian." The actor was also seen in the star-studded concerts of Chess in London.

Read more about Adam Pascal in the Playbill Vault.

Anthony Rapp created the role of Mark Cohen in the Broadway and London productions of Rent. His other theatrical credits include Hedwig and the Angry Inch; You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown; Precious Sons; Six Degrees of Separation; Bright Lights, Big City; Raised in Captivity; Trafficking in Broken Hearts; Youth Is Wasted; Sophistry; and The Destiny of Me. Rapp's film credits feature roles in "A Beautiful Mind," "Adventures in Babysitting," "School Ties," "Dazed and Confused" and "Six Degrees of Separation." He was also seen in Chris Columbus' "Rent" film. His solo show is titled Without You.

Read more about Anthony Rapp in the Playbill Vault.

Doors open at 6 PM.

Highline Ballroom is located at 431 W. 16th St. For ticket information visit highlineballroom.com.

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