Victor Matlock and Anna Harris (Cornish, TH '14) present THE LAST FIVE YEARS, by Jason Robert Brown, directed by Sara L. Porkalob (Cornish, TH '12).
Jason Robert Brown's The
Last Five Years is an expressionist love story, blooded through episodic
memory with all the seamlessness of a dream. A breathtaking challenge and dream
show for any actor, we are ready to tackle this beautiful beast of a show but
we need YOUR HELP to make it happen!
As emerging artists, financial support is difficult to secure. Funding
is often reserved for mid-career artists who have established reputations; it
takes so much trust to fund young artists as our youth is often seen as a ‘risk’
factor. Though we may be young, we have unlimited
passion, dedication and artistic integrity. Our education at Cornish has given us
the skill set and potential to produce polished shows, with honest performances
and high production value. We need your help in supporting emerging artists-We
are asking for donations to help cover royalties, pay for advertisement
supplies, pay for design elements and compensate any professional help that we
Anything helps! Any and all donations to help this amazing show
meet its amazing potential would mean the world, and we hope to see you there
in the audience!
This show will be
performed at Raisebeck Hall this summer as part of Cornucopia, Cornish College
of the Arts's welcome week for incoming freshman and their parents. Cornish has
graciously provided us with performance and rehearsal space but all other
production costs fall to us. Did we mention that this show is FREE and open to