'Rent' to be Staged Nov. 14-17

November 7, 2013 – Members of the Dutchess Community College Performing Arts program will join with students in DCC’s Masquers’ Guild performance troupe to present the musical “Rent” from Nov. 14-17.

Show times are 8 p.m. for Nov. 14-16, and 2 p.m. for Nov. 17. All performances will be held in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on DCC’s main Poughkeepsie campus.

The musical illustrates a year in the life of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side, under the shadow of HIV/AIDS.

DCC’s production is directed and choreographed by Kevin Archambault.

Tickets will be available at the door 30 minutes before each performance. General admission is $10; senior citizens and students are $5; free for DCC students with ID.

For more information, call (845) 431-8696.