Alligator Alley

$60 Preferred Seating, $44, $35 mbrs. (discounted price will display for members upon login)

Preferred seating is always guaranteed to be our best seats in the house in terms of comfort and sight-lines. Seats will be first two rows or cocktail tables.

Written by Mike Marrero
Directed by Zachary Fine

Oscillating between bitingly funny and charmingly heartwarming, this play follows two childhood friends as they navigate the dystopian sprawl of Florida City and the wilds of the Everglades. The play centers on the headstrong Mayar, who relies on both her sense of humor and her close friend, Becca, as she attempts to escape her current surroundings and start a new life outside of Florida City.

Supported by Betty Rubenstein

Sponsored by Rent Key West Vacations

Learn more about Mike Marrero here. 

Michael Marrero is a Cuban American artist who was born and raised in Key West, Florida. After setting upon a formal education in arts he established himself as a driven professional with a sharp eye for both the micro and the macro. His photo and video assignments have taken him from tropical paradises to shantytowns in Central America. He has dealt with the volatile and the delicate always finding the compassion, humor and humanity of his subjects. He currently lives in Key West with is wife and two dogs and can usually be found at The Porch having a cold beer with friends.

NAYEM CARDENAS-LOPEZ as MAYAR (top left) is an artist on a mission to receive and serve raw honesty. Her favorite mediums to do so are acting, singing, and playing guitar. Working on projects from the ground up is her cup of tea. Nayem is honored and joyed to get to be a part of Alligator Alley with such great folk in such a beautiful oasis. Her ongoing passion project is her band OatMilk!

JORDAN PUHALA as BECCA + multiple roles (top right) is thrilled to be on The Studios of Key West stage! She recently graduated from William Esper Studio and Texas State University where she studied acting and musical theater. Some of her other favorite roles include Diwata in “Speech and Debate” and Beatrice in “A View From The Bridge.” Check out her photography at @jordanpuhalaphotography on Instagram. Jordan would like to thank her beloved friends and fam and this amazing creative team and cast. Enjoy the show!

JULIO TRINIDAD as LEONARD + multiple roles (middle left) is a New York-based actor, whose stage work includes; LOCURA (Key West Theater, ID STUDIOS, Repertorio Español, Guild Hall), SWEET LIFE (Samuel French Festival), SORRY (Juilliard, LPAC), THE CRIME IS IN GETTING CAUGHT (Mahattan Rep.) RUIN (INTAR), THE YEAR OF THE HORSE (on site PA), LOVE SHORTS (Shelter Studios 54), ONE Minute Play Festival (New Ohio Theatre, INTAR), TRUE WEST (T. S. Studios). THE NORMAL HEART, HENRY VI, KIN, and DISGRACED (The Kennedy Center, Kcactf). FILM/T.V.; RILEY WAS HERE (2018 Short), Awards: KCACTF 2014 ‘Best Actor Regional’ winner. KCACTF 2015 ‘Best Actor Regional’ winner, KCACTF 2015 national ‘Mark Twain Award for best comedic actor’, and nominated for ‘Best supporting actor’ in FuerzaFest 18′.

ZACHARY FINE, Director (middle right)

MICHAEL MARRERO, Playwright (bottom)

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