Jason Robert Brown's popular and powerful contemporary musical follows a relationship from the first date through the wedding to the breakup and divorce.
This poignant and impassioned song cycle explores a couple’s relationship from beginning to breakup. The musical presents both perspectives, but his story is told chronologically while hers moves backward through time. This poignant and impassioned song cycle explores the relationship between Jamie Wallerstein and Cathy Hiatt, a pair of young New Yorkers, from the excitement of their first meeting to the pain of their breakup. The musical presents both their perspectives, but Jamie tells the story chronologically while Cathy begins at the end of their marriage and moves backward through time.