Last 5 Years Announcement

HOLD FOR RELEASE UNTIL APRIL 25, 2016

ACTOR’S EQUITY SHOWCASE PERFORMANCE OF JASON ROBERT BROWN’S THE LAST 5 YEARS

Saint Joseph, MO – April 25, 2016:  Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five Years will be independently produced at The Buffalo Room in Kansas City August 19-22, 2016 at 7:30pm.

The production is presented as an Actor’s Equity Members Project Code Production starring Tee Quillin as Jamie and Cheyenne Dorrell Lynch as Cathy. Quillin is also director/producer of the production with musical direction by James McQuillen.

Tickets are $10 and available via the production’s website, http://last5years.teequillin.com, or at the door. Patrons are encouraged to order food and drinks directly in The Buffalo Room, cash or credit accepted.

Jason Robert Brown’s Drama Desk winner The Last Five Years has been translated into a handful of languages and was named one of Time Magazine’s 10 best shows of 2001. A testament to the show’s longevity and spurred by the show’s regional popularity, The Last Five Years enjoyed an Off-Broadway revival at Second Stage in 2013. A film adaptation was released in 2014 starring Anna Kendrick and Jeremy Jordan.

An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. The show’s unconventional structure consists of Cathy, the woman, telling her story backwards while Jamie, the man, tells his story chronologically.

Performances will be August 19-22, 2016 at 7:30pm: The Buffalo Room, Westport Flea Market, 817 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO, 64111.

The Last Five Years is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

This production is being presented under the auspices of the Actors’ Equity Association Members’ Project Code.

For media requests, please email last5years@teequillin.com or call (818) 869-4833.

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