Tony Award Winning actor visits Penn State Erie, the Behrend College

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Students performing in the upcoming run of RENT at Penn State Behrend got the chance to attend a master class with Wilson Jermaine Heredia, an actor who won a Tony for his performance in the original Broadway production of the show.

Later, the students and Heredia held a small, personal concert at the Studio theater on the Behrend campus.  Guests enjoyed sneak-peek performances from the students.  Heredia also joined the student actors for some of RENT’s classic songs.

Penn State Behrend’s production of RENT opens Thursday April 12 with shows also on April 13th, 14th, 19th, 20th and 21st at 7:30pm in the Studio Theater.  Tickets available at the Reed Union Building at the Student Activities desk.

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