Jonathan Larson was misdiagnosed in TWO emergency rooms before dying alone in his kitchen of undiagnosed Marfan syndrome just days before RENT opened off-Broadway. (Diagnosis strongly suspected by the family after his death.
On this day 20 years ago, we lost a brilliant playwriter, Jonathan Larson - He was awarded the "Pulitzer Prize" for his hit play "Rent". He died of a aortic aneurysm a few weeks before his play opened on Broadway. RIP Jonathan, We miss you