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THE LAST FIVE YEARS

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Written and Composed by JASON ROBERT BROWN

 

Originally Produced for the New York stage by Arielle Tepper and Marty Bell             Originally produced by Northlight Theatre Chicago, IL

                          This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe)                                                 STREAMING IS PRESENTED BY SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT WITH MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL (MTI) LONDON, UK                        All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI. mtishows.co.uk

Saturday 15 - Sunday 23 May 2021

ShowShare at Stream.Theatre

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CAST

Cathy Hiatt - Danielle Smith

Jamie Wellerstein - Keiran Whelan-Newby

PRODUCTION TEAM

Accompaniments - Felix Surbe

Streaming Platform - ShowShare at Stream.Theatre

Sound Recording and Editing - Timothy Neville, Black Owl

Professional Photography and Videography - Gina Fernandes

Final Video Editing - Keiran Whelan-Newby

Artwork Design and Programme - Ed Geraghty Graphic Design

Additional Photography and Video - Pamela Raith and Dave Morris

Bridal Gown and Bouquet Donation - Bridal Reloved, Leicester

Head Shot Photography  - SW Photography and Gina Fernandes

Felix Surbe Management - Andrew Hopkins and WMTO Management

Recording Studio Venue - Hannah Colk and Robert Hall Memorial Baptist Church

 
 

ABOUT THE SHOW

One piano …. two sides of a love story …. five years.

KW Productions proudly presents a digitally reimagined production of Jason Robert Brown’s Drama Desk Award winning musical. The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate portrayal of two New Yorkers who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Featuring the award winning songs Still Hurting, The Next Ten Minutes, If I Didn’t Believe in You and Goodbye Until Tomorrow.

 

The Last Five Years contains adult themes and occasional strong language.

Running Time - approx 85 minutes (no interval)

This production was filmed and recorded on location at Robert Hall Memorial Baptist Church, Leicester; Oakham Park, Rutland Water and various places in and around Uppingham Town Centre.

Please note: This production followed all UK Government Guidance regarding people working safely in the performing arts sector during COVID-19.

MUSICAL NUMBERS

Still Hurting - Cathy

Shiksa Goddess - Jamie

See I'm Smiling - Cathy

Moving Too Fast - Jamie

A Part of That - Cathy

The Schmuel Song - Jamie

A Summer in Ohio - Cathy

The Next Ten Minutes - Cathy & Jamie

A Miracle Would Happen/ When You Come Home - Jamie & Cathy

Climbing Uphill - Cathy

If I Didn't Believe in YouJamie

I Can Do Better Than That - Cathy

Nobody Needs to KnowJamie

Goodbye Until Tomorrow/ I Could Never Rescue You - Cathy & Jamie

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REVIEWS

“ **** an impressively constructed hybrid show/concert/movie......it has all the attributes of many professionally based online pieces and Keiran, Danielle and their small team can be proud of pushing the boundaries and taking non-professional theatre forward into a new dimension” (John Chapman, Sardines Magazine)

“KW Productions are a leading light in amateur shows.... an impressive soundtrack of multiple genres” (Paul Towers, Reviews from Paul’s Pen)

"*** Strong performances, bags of creativity and a huge amount of work..... KW Productions cannot be faulted for the scale of their ambition in tackling ‘The Last Five Years’....particularly in the midst of the pandemic” (Kathryn McAuley, East Midlands Theatre)

“enthusiastic, raw, emotionally charged and intense production..... Danielle Sanders and Keiran Whelan-Newby equally match each other vocally tackling a variety of musical styles with confidence and power” (Lynette Watson)

“Danielle Sanders as Cathy Hiatt and Keiran Whelan-Newby as Jamie Wellerstein… have fine voices and interpret the songs beautifully....... we owe a huge debt of gratitude to Keiran, Danielle and their team for bringing this fine show to our homes in these still-dark times. It's well worth a look!” (Alex Wood, NODA East Mids Regional Editor)

 
 
 

PROMOTIONAL VIDEO

PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS

PROGRAMME

©Ed Geraghty Designs

The Last 5 Years Poster

FLYER

©Ed Geraghty Designs

REHEARSAL PHOTOGRAPHS

©Gina Fernandes Photography

PRODUCTION PHOTOGRAPHS

©Gina Fernandes Photography

 
 

FILMING VIDEO DIARIES

 

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