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Post-show Q&A video: How It Happened in Key West was nearly Love Never Dies

In Features, Interviews, London theatre, Musicals, Opinion, Quotes, Reviews, Sticky, Ticket recommendations, Video by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

Andrew Lloyd Webber came up twice in conversation at this week’s post-show for It Happened in Key West. The second pertained to the title of the show which, many years ago, when Jeremiah James was first inspired by a late-night television documentary about Count Carl von Cosel.

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‘Its strength is in the music & lyrics’: IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST – Charing Cross Theatre

In London theatre, Musicals, Opinion, Reviews, Ticket recommendations by Emma ClarendonLeave a Comment

If It Happened in Key West had been treated more like a gothic musical (which quite a few of the songs hinted at) about grief, love and loss it would have been stronger. But as it is by adding a quirky sense of humour to it makes it seem as though it is trivialising the serious issues that the true story contains.