The twist? Alice is a texting, tweeting and Googling girl of the modern digital era, yet she finds herself in the Wonderland of old. With all of the characters you know and love including the Mad Hatter, the White Rabbit and the Queen of Hearts, this musical imagines a present-day Alice encountering the Wonderland so many of us treasure. Meanwhile, the younger generation will appreciate and relate to the many references to texting and social networking. And the contemporary sounding new score by beloved composer Bill Francoeur and lyricist Scott DeTurk will delight all. A sharply told, crisply paced ride, this quality adaptation has been praised for its humor, artistic modern style and appeal to both children and adults. Listen to this short audio trailer.
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After various workshops and productions of the musical in Tampa, Florida and Houston, Texas , the show premiered on Broadway on April 17, , closing a month later, on May 15, Wonderland is the first production mounted by the Broadway Genesis Project, whose goal is to help create new theatre works specifically for the Tampa Bay market, after which they may be staged in other performing arts centers or move to Broadway. Wildhorn began working on the project in the late s. In , Wildhorn announced that the musical would premiere in in Europe, but this did not occur. The show was workshopped starring Burkhardt in the title role in Tampa, Florida in , with a presentation of four songs these still appear in the show in some form. Gregory Boyd was chosen to direct the production, Marguerite Derricks was chosen to choreograph, set designs were by Neil Patel , costume designs were by Susan Hilferty  and lighting designs were by Paul Gallo. The creative team also included projection designer Sven Ortel. Rehearsals began on October 12,
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When the ailing Alfred is quarantined, Alice encourages him to escape with her into their cherished book and journey down the rabbit hole to Wonderland. This world premiere musical encourages us all to celebrate the transformational power of the imagination, even in the harshest of times. Was lucky enough to be in the audience for this heart-filled, dreamy journey of love and loss and grief and song and heartbreak and hope. We love this piece from JohnKnaus pic. Grazie Bella juliannamargulies. Curiosity awaits! Excited to see where AliceByHeart goes next! As always, for my loving parents. Mia was thrilled to be a part of the creation process of Alice By Heart, and is elated to be joining the cast here and now.
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