The current production of Jason Robert Brown‘s musical The Last Five Years, currently playing at Southwark Playhouse (until 14 November) has confirmed it has been filmed and will be released worldwide over 5 days via new platform stream.theatre
The show was recorded with a multi-camera set-up and will be available to watch globally to an unlimited audience on 26 and 27 November at 7.30pm, 28 November at 2.30pm and 7.30pm and 29 November at 5pm
The production is directed by Jonathan O’Boyle and stars Molly Lynch and Oli Higginson.
This is one of the only times that Jason Robert Brown’s iconic musical has been recorded and streamed as a full production online. It is also the first full production captured by stream.theatre since their inception in August. After selling out socially distanced audiences at Southwark Playhouse – including a two-week extension period – this critically acclaimed production of The Last Five Years will now be streamed around the world in order to reach a global audience.