REVIEW: The Last Five Years, Garrick Theatre

Jonathan O’Boyle’s production is a wonderfully poignant and intimate experience, with detailed performances from both Oli Higginson and Molly Lynch. Having had a successful and popular run at the Southwark Playhouse last year, Jonathan O’Boyle’s haunting and poignant production makes its glorious debut in the West End – highlighting the uniqueness of Jason Robert Brown’s… Read More

Interview With… Molly Lynch and Oli Higginson

The pair chatted to us about bringing Jason Robert Brown’s musical to the West End’s Garrick Theatre. How does it feel to be bringing The Last Five Years to the West End? Molly: It feels surreal! Especially after the rollercoaster that has been the last 18 months. I feel extremely lucky to be working with… Read More

NEWS: The Last Five Years to Transfer to the West End

It has been confirmed that following a run at the Southwark Playhouse and digital stream run, Jonathan O’Boyle’s production will play at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 17th September. Jason Robert Brown’s musical will be heading to the West End for a strictly limited season from the 17th September to the 13th October it has… Read More

NEWS: Songs For a New World to be Streamed Online

Lambert Jackson Productions have announced that its online production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical will be streamed through Stream.Theatre. It has been confirmed that Séimí Campbell’s production will be made available for audiences at home to enjoy for one week only from the 21st to the 28th February. Filmed during the first lockdown last year, entirely… Read More

NEWS: The Last Five Years to Return to Southwark Playhouse

Jason Robert Brown’s musical will play at the theatre from the 1st to the 31st October. Having been forced to close early due to the pandemic, it has been announced that Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five years will return to the Southwark Playhouse. Jason Robert Brown’s Drama Desk Award winning… Read More

REVIEW: Songs for a New World, The Other Palace (Online)

Performed by a stunning cast, Lambert Jackson Productions has once again highlighted a powerful and beautiful piece of musical theatre. Filled with a diverse range of songs and musical styles, there is plenty to be enjoyed in watching this rarely performed show Songs For A New World – that is consistently captivating to watch in… Read More

REVIEW: The Last Five Years, The Other Palace (Online)

By turns joyful and heartbreaking, this virtual performance of Jason Robert Brown’s musical is a wonderful way to present it. It has to be said that sometimes theatre is at its best when it is delivered in a simple and straightforward way – which is certainly the case for this wonderful virtual performance of Jason… Read More

NEWS: Lambert Jackson Productions Announce Virtual Performance of The Last Five Years

Lambert Jackson Productions have released details of a virtual production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical to be streamed for three nights in June. It has been confirmed that Lambert Jackson Productions in association with The Other Palace,will present a virtual production of The Last Five Years. The production, set to star Lauren Samuels as Cathy… Read More

NEWS: Composers Invited to Write ‘A Song of Our Time’

It was announced today that composers are being asked to write ‘A Song of Our Time’ – an original song to be recorded by West End stars and a huge virtual choir with all proceeds going to Acting For Others. This new initiative created by theatre producer Danielle Tarento and actor and producer Paul Wilkins… Read More

Review Round Up: The Last Five Years, Southwark Playhuse

We round up the reviews for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical at the Southwark Playhouse. WhatsOnStage: ***** “This staging adds so much more to the musical than ordinarily, and O’Boyle’s choices enable him to mine Brown’s lyrics and come up with gold.” The Stage: ***** “O’Boyle is forensic in the way he… Read More