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The Last Five Years – Albert Halls, Bolton

Book: Jason Robert Brown Director: James Edgington Reviewer: Rebecca Cohen For their first in-house production, the beautiful Albert Halls in Bolton could have, and arguably should have, started with more of a bang. While the venue should be commended for its attempt to transform and experiment with theatre space, The Last Five Years is an overly ambitious choice to begin with ...

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FILM REVIEW: The Last Five Years

Book and Lyrics: Jason Robert Brown Screenplay: Richard LaGravenese Director: Richard LaGravenese Reviewer: Scott Matthewman Jason Robert Brown’s two-hander musical documenting the rise and fall of a couple’s romance has become something of a cult favourite within theatrical circles. This is due in part to all but one song being a solo number – prime pickings for audition numbers or ...

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FILM REVIEW: The Last Five Years

Director: Richard LaGravenese Music and Lyrics: Jason Robert Brown Screenplay: Richard LaGravenese Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys There's no doubt that it is with a mixture of trepidation and as well as anticipation that fans of Jason Robert Brown's little seen but much-loved, cult, off-Broadway hit, The Last Five Years, will greet the release of Richard LaGravenese's movie adaptation: what works on ...

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CD REVIEW: The Last Five Years – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Music: Jason Robert Brown Reviewer: Rebecca Cohen Today sees the official release of the soundtrack to musical comedy-drama The Last Five Years, which premiered late last year at the Toronto International Film Festival before its general release later this month. Starring the stunning Anna Kendrick and Broadway’s Jeremy Jordan, the piece tells the story of a five-year relationship between rising ...

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NEWS: The Last Five Years movie soundtrack available for pre-order in the US

Sh-K-Boom Records have today announced the release of the first two songs from the highly anticipated The Last Five Years (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Anna Kendrick’s “I Can Do Better Than That”and Jeremy Jordan’s “Moving Too Fast” are now available for purchase at Amazon and iTunes (US Only) and can be downloaded as instant gratification tracks upon pre-ordering the complete ...

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FILM REVIEW: Into The Woods

Director: Rob Marshall Music and Lyrics: Stephen Sondheim Screenplay: James Lapine Reviewer: Glen Pearce   Disney and fairy tales go together like strawberries and cream and so a film musical that features many of the best loved fairy tale characters of all times seems a natural fit. When the musical in question though is Steven Sondheim’s Into The Woods, which ...

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