Written and Composed by Jason Robert Brown Directed by Gordon Edelstein Musical Direction by James Sampliner Starring Katie Rose Clarke and Adam Halpin On the Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre May 7 - June 1, 2014
There are two sides to every love story. Fall in love with this beloved musical by one of Broadway’s hottest composers, Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Bridges of Madison County). Called “graceful, gripping, and break-your-heart beautiful” by The New York Daily News, the lush and unforgettable score will have you humming the tunes all the way home.
After a week of previews, tonight is the official opening night.
Happy Opening to The Last FiveYears at Long Wharf Theatre!
The Long Wharf Theatre will present Jason Robert Brown's acclaimed Off-Broadway musical The Last Five Years beginning May 7, prior to an official opening May 14. Directed by Gordon Edelstein, the production, which chronicles a doomed, five-year relationship through a series of solo songs, will run through June 1. Wicked and The Light in the Piazza actress Katie Rose Clarke will play struggling actress Cathy Hyatt, who falls in love with on-the-rise Jewish novelist Jamie Wellerstein, played by Adam Halpin (Glory Days, national tour of Rent).