|Birth Date||November 18, 1969|
|Role in Rent||Mimi Márquez|
|Productions|| New York Theatre Workshop production (1994)
Original Broadway Cast (1996)
- won the Theatre World Award in 1996 for Rent.
- Was nominated for a Tony Award for her role in Rent as Best Actress in a Musical.
- her castmate Wilson Jermaine Heredia, also starred along side her in the 1999 film Flawless.
- Rubin-Vega did not participate in the film adaptation of Rent, as she was pregnant at the time of the movie's casting and filming. The role was subsequently given to Rosario Dawson.