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Vanessa Hudgens & Neil Patrick Harris: Root for Rent!

Vanessa Hudgens & Neil Patrick Harris: Root for Rent!

Vanessa Hudgens & Neil Patrick Harris work it out during rehearsals as they prepare for Rent at the Hollywood Bowl later this month.

Aaron Tveit and Vanessa play Roger and Mimi in the hit musical.

Director Neil Patrick Harris told Broadway World, “I’m thrilled with the cast. With this gang, I’m hoping to provide an eclectic mix of experienced Rent performers, amazing new talent, and recognizable faces in unexpected roles. Of paramount importance to me, though, is honoring the piece as a whole – the music, the vibe, the creator – so that those who have never experienced Rent will be able to appreciate it alongside die-hard fans. We’ll only have one week of rehearsal, which I like to call ‘madness’, but as of now my hopes are very high.”

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  • Diamond

    Oh cool!! I wish I could see rent so bad!! I really wanna see Vanessa as mimi but I know she will be great the whole show will be great! I HAVE TO SAY AARON IS SO CUTE! VANESSA AND AARON ARE SO CITE TOGETHER ♥

  • Malia

    Sounds like it’s coming together. Only five more days till it opens.

  • vanessa

    does anyone know if they’ll have it filmed as well?

  • nathalia

    high expectations for this, I’m sure vanessa
    will be fantastic

  • florence

    I hope it all goes well for Vanessa, especially since Beastly gotm pushed back, I rad the book and can’t wait to see the film.

  • Jello

    Wow I love Vanessa, she is such a dirty girl

  • jjeenniiffeerr

    Good luck to them!!! I bet it’s going to be a great run. :D

  • sharmaine

    – cute ! vanessa is sooooo beautiful

  • Hannah

    i love neil patrick harris :)

  • A Fan

    Go V! Time for you to shine!

  • annie

    go nessa…!!

  • jazmin

    So excited for her and everyone in the show.

    Go Vanessa!!! so adorable.

  • vfan

    I’m excited for Vanessa, she’s gonna be awesome. :)

  • http://justjared marcy

    go go Vanessa love uuuuuuuuuu

  • http://justjared telma

    good luck Vanessa and all cast too

  • http://justjared luz

    bonne chance a toi Vanessa
    rent is gonna be huge

  • http://J Ivanka

    Oh there are more pics! Vanessa will be fantastic

  • gillian

    Vanessa looks amazing!

  • mike

    nice back stage picture like Vanessa on it !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • http://summer-romance.de lala

    vanessa you gonna rock the show

  • go sox

    I think Vanessa is a perfect mix of sexy, vulnerable, and sassy for this role, and I know she’s going to surprise everyone!! GO , V!! And it doesn’t hurt to have NPH as your director…..LOVE him and love how he’s supported Vanessa as his Mimi!!!!

  • maria

    im sure vanessa will be exceptional in RENT.
    wow, both vanessa and aaron look….cute.
    i hope they film this somehow.
    i wish them all the best of luck on their opening day.

  • kyle

    A more mature role for Vanessa – i love it!

  • http://justjared.buzznet.com BOJI

    Yep, looking forward to her performance. Bet she’ll nail it.

  • http://justjared.buzznet.com BOJI

    Yep, looking forward to her performance. Bet she’ll nail it.

  • bee

    I got tickets to see this opening night. I’m excited to see what NPH has in store, likewise for Vanessa Hudgens.

  • sneakernight:D

    When will she release some new songs?

  • GGlover

    GO GO Vanessa Hudgens LOVE YOUUUUUUUU SO MUCH <3

  • JOOCHI

    @bee: yea bea! I’m going to but I’m on Saturday nite. I know that Vanessa will be awesome, she doesn’t know how to be bad, she has compassion for her profession and she only gives out 110% of her craft.

  • http://summer-romance.de lover

    she will rock !!

  • cosmos

    She is going to rock this and I cannot wait!! I just wish Saturday would get here already – lol. So so proud of her!

  • Amy

    The guy in the cap is cuuuute.

  • http://justjared.buzznet.com BOJI

    Bee and Joochi, don’t forget to give us your account of the whole show and the audience on JJ and TH. So excited for you both.

  • kyle

    Is it true that Nicole Scherzinger (lead singer of the Pussy Cat Dolls) is also in the cast of Rent? If this is true, then it will be awesome sexiness that this particular stage play will be presenting, with Vanessa and Nicole in the cast.

  • kyle

    Okay, i’ve seen the interview of the cast – Nicole of Pu ssy Cat Dolls is in it. That is so great!!! Both Vanessa and Nicole will really rock the audience with their sexiness. I can’t wait for this week-end for Rent!