AUDITIONS - The Last Five Years

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AUDITIONS - The Last Five Years

About This Event

  • Event Type: Auditions

Show Description

The Last Five Years, words, music, and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown, is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties 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; the two characters only meet once, at their wedding in the middle of the show.

About the Production

Olive Branch Theatricals is seeking performers for a live-streamed version of The Last Five Years, by Jason Robert Brown. The production will be pre recorded, and due to the small cast size, we will be able to rehearse and record in-person. Please only apply if you understand the risks associated with Covid-19. Please note the role of Cathy has already been cast. rights pending.

Audition Information

Each actor should audition virtually (using video submission) by performing:

  1. Both monologues here (reading from the script okay, but please have energy and expression)

  2. A portion of a song that shows off their vocal range (preferably from The Last Five Years).

Audition videos can be emailed to auditions@olivebranchtheatricals.com.

Production Calendar

Production Calendar

Tentative Promo Dates to Be Added Please Be Flexible

Dates may be added or changed with notice

Saturday, March 27th, 10:00am Audition Submission Deadline

Monday / Tuesday, March 30th, 5:00 - 10:00pm Casting Decision Deadline and first cast read through and contracts and first cast meeting

Wednesday, March 31st, 6:00 - 9:00pm First rehearsal (Read Through / Contracts)

Monday, April 5th, virtual rehearsal 6:00-9:00

Tuesday, April 6th, virtual rehearsal 6:00-9:00

Wednesday, April 7th, virtual rehearsal 6:00-9:00

Thursday, April 8th, virtual rehearsal 6:00-9:00

  • No rehearsal

Friday, April 9th - 5:00pm-8:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

  • Taylor is traveling - need to cancel or Jamie only

Saturday, April 10th - 6:00am-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Sunday, April 11th - 12:00pm-10:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Monday, April 12th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Tuesday, April 13th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Wednesday, April 14th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Thursday, April 15th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Friday, April 16th - off

Saturday, April 17th - 6:00am-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Sunday, April 18th - 12:00pm-10:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Monday, April 19th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Tuesday, April 20th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Wednesday, April 21st - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Thursday, April 22nd - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Cathy/Jamie

Monday, April 26th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Tuesday, April 27th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Wednesday, April 28th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Thursday, April 29th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Friday, April 30th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Monday, May 3rd - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Tuesday, May 4th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Wednesday, May 5th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Thursday, May 6th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Friday, May 7th - 6:00pm-9:00pm; Jamie

Set build: Monday, May 10th - May 16th -

Tech & Film Days: TBD; 3-5 days between

  • Rather than filming it in sections, we will likely film full run-throughs

May 17th- June 5th to finish rehearsals, tech and film.

Event Dates

Meet Taylor Arnone

Director of Portfolio

Portfolio is produced under the direction of local musician and musical director, Taylor Arnone. Taylor has performed in, and produced several musical concerts and events throughout Santa Clarita and surrounding communities.