‘tick, tick… Boom!’, a musical starring Andrew Garfield (‘The Spectacular Spider-Man’), has gone on to become one of the most received titles of the year and has a good chance of appearing in the upcoming season. rewards.
Now, in a new promo video, acclaimed director Lin-Manuel Miranda, who made his directorial debut with the project, comments on the process of creating the story and what it was like to direct a feature film.
The production is an adaptation of Jonathan Larson’s autobiographical musical, who revolutionized theater by creating the play Rent.
Garfield plays Jon, a young theatrical composer who is amiable in a New York restaurant in 1990, as he writes what he hopes will be America’s next great musical. A few days before presenting his work in a decisive performance, Jon feels the pressure from everywhere: from his girlfriend Susan (Alexandra Shipp), who dreams of an artistic life beyond New York; of his friend Michael (Robin de Jesús), who gave up his dream for a life of financial security; in the midst of an artistic community ravaged by the AIDS epidemic. As time goes by, Jon is at a crossroads and is faced with the question everyone must ask: What to do with the time we have? “
Steven Levenson signs the screenplay.
Joshua Henry, Mj Rodriguez, Bradley Whitford, Tariq Trotter, Vanessa Hudgens and Judith Light complete the cast.
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