Book & Lyrics by Steven Gallagher
Music & Additional Lyrics by Nicky Phillips
3 (2 male, 1 female)
Broadway World Nomination for Best Fringe Festival Musical
Premiered at the 2018 Toronto Fringe Festival
Further Development with the Musical Stage Company
2020 Rhinebeck Writers Retreat Finalist
Dylan is getting married, and Dylan is dying. In the hours leading up to his wedding, Dylan reflects on his life as he desperately tries to write his own eulogy. With the help of his sister, Ruth, and his partner, Trevor, Dylan tries to come to terms with a life cut short. Based on true events, The Last Party is about a couple’s relationship being turned upside down when one of them is diagnosed with brain cancer, and the tension, frustration, hilarity, poignancy and love that ensues. The Last Party is a touching and funny new musical about making the most of your life with whatever time you have left.