Last Five Years," a fresh look at modern romance,
is coming to MCCC's Kelsey Theatre. Presented by Cheng/Ferrara
Productions in association with Playful Theatre Productions, the
show opens on Friday, Jan. 21 at 9 p.m. An opening night reception
will be held at 8 p.m. prior to the show's start. Other performance
dates and times are: Saturdays, Jan. 22 and 29 at 8 p.m., and
Sundays, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. and Jan. 30 at 2 p.m. The Jan. 22 performance
will be American Sign Language interpreted. Kelsey Theatre is
located on Mercer’s West
Windsor campus at 1200 Old Trenton Road.
musical hit, first presented in 2002, was written by Tony-Award
winning composer Jason Robert Brown. The show covers the lifespan
of a relationship – from first meeting to wedding to ultimate
breakup. The story is told from two perspectives: husband Jamie
starts the story on the day the couple meets, while wife Cathy
looks back from the relationship’s end. With moments of
rich comedy and keen poignancy, the show captures some of the
heartbreaking and universally felt moments of contemporary romance.
production stars Vicky Czarnik and Anthony Vitalo. It is directed
by Frank Ferrara of Florence, with musical direction by Nicholas
Cheng of Hamilton.
$15 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $10 for students and children.
Free parking is available next to the theatre. Tickets may be
or by calling the Kelsey Box Office at 609-584-9444. Kelsey Theatre
is wheelchair accessible and provides assisted listening devices
upon request. For a complete listing of adult and children’s
events, visit the Kelsey
webpage or call the box office for a brochure.
For more on
events at Kelsey see:
Kelsey Performance Schedule