Alice by Heart: Musical Info & Synopsis


Alice by Heart reimagines Lewis Carroll’s classic tale in a WWII setting. The story follows Alice Spencer, a young girl seeking refuge in a London tube station. As she navigates the challenges of war, Alice, along with her friends, finds solace and escape in the whimsical world of Wonderland. Alice by Heart blends fantasy and reality, exploring themes of love, loss, and imagination.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2019)

Cast Size: 12+

Genre: Fantasy

Setting: 1940s / England (London)

Creative Team

Music: Duncan Sheik

Lyrics/Book: Steven Sater

Book: Jessie Nelson

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2019)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


2010s, Based on a Book, FantasyFolk, One-Act, Pop/Rock, War

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