HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) - Fans of Rent didn't have to wait 525,600 minutes to get a taste of the show.

The cast of the show conducted a flash mob at noon on Friday at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford.

Rep. Jeff Currey, a Democrat who represents East Hartford, Manchester and South Windsor, invited the cast to the LOB as part of an attempt to raise awareness and increase education about HIV/AIDS.

Currey said despite seeing country-wide drops in HIV, Connecticut has seen increases, particularly in black and hispanic communities.

Rent is set in the 1990s and is about a group of New Yorkers who struggle with career choices, love and AIDS.

The Broadway show is playing at the Bushnell in Hartford from Friday through Sunday.

For more information about the show and tickets, head to the Bushnell's website here.

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