The Last Five Years

musical

THE LAST FIVE YEARS comes to the Garrick Theatre for a strictly limited 5-week season.

Jason Robert Brown’s award-winning musical, THE LAST FIVE YEARS, returns to London’s West End for the first time in over ten years, after two sensational sell-out seasons at Southwark Playhouse, and an internationally streamed performance watched by audiences worldwide. This emotionally powerful and poignant story of two New Yorkers who fall in and out of love over the course of five years, is underscored by a beautifully bittersweet score, featuring ‘I’m Still Hurting’, ‘Goodbye Until Tomorrow’ and ‘I Can Do Better Than That’.

Jonathan O’Boyle‘s bold new production sees the actor-musicians playing the piano, ukulele and guitar live throughout the show, adding an additional musical narrative to the story and a unique magic to Brown’s exquisite songs.

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What is The Last Five Years about?

Full of romance, wit and vivid storytelling, Jamie (Oli Higginson) shares his story from the spark of their relationship’s giddy beginning, whilst Cathy’s (Molly Lynch) side is told in reverse, from the end of their turbulent partnership. The two characters cross paths just once, as their stories collide during the middle of the show.

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Cast & Creatives

Oli Higginson (Jamie), Molly Lynch (Cathy)

Jonathan O’Boyle (Director), George Dyer (Musical Director/Orchestrations), Sam Spencer-Lane (Choreographer), Lee Newby (Set & Costume Designer), Jamie Platt (Lighting Designer), Adam Fisher (Sound Designer), Jane Deitch (Casting Director), Lara Mattison (Deputy Stage Manager), Grace Currie (Assistant Stage Manager)

Soundtrack

  1. Still Hurting
  2. Shiksa Goddess
  3. See I’m Smiling
  4. Moving Too Fast
  5. I’m A Part of That
  6. The Schmuel Song
  7. A Summer in Ohio
  8. The Next Ten Minutes
  9. A Miracle Would Happen/When You Come Home to Me
  10. Climbing Uphill/Audition Sequence
  11. If I Didn’t Believe in You
  12. I Can Do Better Than That
  13. Nobody Needs to Know
  14. Goodbye Until Tomorrow/I Could Never Rescue You

Booking Period

From 17 Sep - 17 Oct 2021

Weekly Performances

Sunday 3:00PM
Tuesday 8:00PM
Wednesday 8:00PM
Thursday 3:00PM, 8:00PM
Friday 8:00PM
Saturday 3:00PM, 8:00PM

Venue Information

Garrick Theatre

2 Charing Cross Rd, Charing Cross, London WC2H 0HH

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Nearest Tube/Rail Station

Charing Cross or Leicester Square

Buses

3, 6, 9, 12, 13, 15, 24, 29, 30

Nearest Car Parks

Upper St Martin's Lane

Reviews

London Theatre Reviews

'Graceful and mesmerising '

The Reviews Hub

'Magnificent. It's impossible to imagine two greater performances on the West End right now'

Broadway World

'An exquisite production on all levels'

Theatre Weekly

'Utterly captivating. A fresh and vibrant reimagining'

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