thom collins


musical theatre meme → [2/5] film adaptations → rent
I can’t control my destiny. I trust my soul, my only goal is just to be. There’s only now, there’s only here. Give in to love, or live in fear. No other path. No other way. No day but today.

Rent appreciation post

Originally posted by idinamenzelsa

Collins in general. He deserved better 

Originally posted by m0-ana

Mimi being a cutie, Roger just trying to eat and Mark can’t roll his eyes back anymore

Originally posted by sarcastictheatre

Maureen, my bisexual queen

Originally posted by artsandrecreation

“Hey mister, she’s my sister”

Originally posted by thefivefootoverlord

I mean….

Originally posted by chi-hullo-lii

Mark Cohen, forever alone

Originally posted by ultracumbersome

And here we see exactly why he’s forever alone…

Originally posted by themartyrsthesaintsthesaviors

Angel, who is literally an Angel, saving the day. Again

Originally posted by ashleyfiglow

problematic fave tbh

Originally posted by ohmygail

Do not cross her. She’ll kick your ass and sue you for wasting her time afterwards. And win.


reasons why you should watch rent

  • first of all it is so freakin good
  • the songs are hella radical
  • focuses on starving artists with AIDS in 1989/1990
  • based on puccini’s opera ‘la boheme’

  • 5/8 of the entire cast are poc
  • half of the characters are gay, lesbian, or bi
  • interracial relationships
  • the drag queen is celebrated as probably the most important and fiercest character!!!!!!!!!!
  • idina menzel plays a bisexual performance artist and if that’s not reason enough idk what to tell you
  • broadway musical!!!!!!!!!
  • most of the obc came back to play their original roles in the movie version
  • it’s on netflix as we speak
  • so go watch it
  • but if u have the chance to see it on stage go see it
  • gives a good message
  • please check first bullet
  • thank u that is all

Rent at the Hollywood Bowl, directed by Neil Patrick Harris- August 7, 2010 

Skylar Astin as Mark, Aaron Tveit as Roger, Wayne Brady as Collins, Tracie Thoms as Joanne, Collins Pennie as Benny and the company performing the title song. 

Wanna watch the show in it’s entirety? Follow the link below!
Kudos to Skylar Astin Fan for getting and sharing such awesome footage!


This took forever and everything was a struggle, it was worth it

Adam Pascal as Roger Davis
Rosario Dawson as Mimi Marquez
Tracie Thoms as Joanne Jefferson
Idina Menzel as Maureen Johnson
Wilson Jermaine Heredia as Angel Dummott Schunard
Jesse L. Martin as Tom Collins
albinokid1026 as Mark Cohen