By Adam Hetrick
04 May 2012
The special performances of the two-person musical feature a cast of rotating actors including Tracie Thoms (Rent, Stick Fly), Shoshana Bean (Wicked), Lindsay Pearce ("The Glee Project"), Chase Williamson (Spring Awakening), Janelle Lynn Randall ("Boardwalk Empire"), Daniel Tatar (Hairspray) and Allen Hidalgo (Jersey Boys).
Richard Israel directs the three-performance engagement that has musical direction by Michael Orland.
The Last Five Years traces the relationship and marriage of a novelist and an actress. Their courtship, marriage and ultimate break-up are told with one character moving chronologically forward and the other moving backward. The timing of the two stories intersects only once, on their wedding day.
For tickets visit thirdstreettheatre.org. The Third Street Theatre is located at 8115 W 3rd St. in West Hollywood.