Several lucky folks will have the opportunity to get $20 orchestra seats to the Broadway tour "Rent," which opens at the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center 7:30 p.m. today. The offer - 38 seats in the front two rows of the orchestra - is available through July 12. The tickets will be sold two hours before each show for cash only. Limit two tickets per person.
The $20 tickets is a tradition set by the original run of the hit Tony Award-winning musical in New York. Producers of the tour will continue offering the special discount in each city the show is held.
Performance times: 7:30 today through Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 813.229.STAR or visit www.tbpac.org.
- January Holmes