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It Happened in Key West

Closed August 14, 2018

What would you do for love?

Why See It Happened in Key West?

A World Premiere!

When scientist Carl finally meets the girl of his dreams, Elena, he's heartbroken to find out that not only is she married but also has the incurable disease, Tuberculosis. Determined not to let her go Carl hatches an odd, and somewhat disturbing, plan to keep his love alive.

This deeply moving yet shockingly funny new musical will be directed and choreographed by multi-award winning director Marc Robin, with Book, Music, and Lyrics by Broadway composer Jill Santoriello, It Happened in Key West embarks on its World Premiere at the Charing Cross Theatre.

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Opening night: 4 July 2018

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Cast and Creative


Wade McCollum as Carl
Alyssa Martyn as Elena

Cast also includes:
Val Adams, Miguel Angel, Alexander Barria, Mary-Jean Caldwell, Andrea Golinucci, Siwan Henderson, Sophia Lewis, Guido Garcia Lueches, Hannah McIver, Ross McLaren, Johan Munir and Nuno Queimado. 


Directed and Choreographed by Marc Robin
Designed by Jamie Roderick
Costume designed by Lisa Zinni

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