MY BIG GAY ITALIAN WEDDING & 'FUNERAL' Extend Through 9/28
My Big Gay Italian Wedding and My Big Gay Italian Funeral, by Anthony J. Wilkinson, will extend its recently posted limited run to September 28th, 2014
Having recently been published with Samuel French, My Big Gay Italian Funeral continues to run strong as the follow up piece each weekend to My Big Gay Italian Wedding, both still at St. Luke's Theatre. My Big Gay Italian Wedding will play every Saturday at 8pm, and My Big Gay Italian Funeral will continue to play every Sunday at 7pm till September 28th, 2014. The funeral celebrates its one year anniversary with a special performance on Sunday June 1st, 2014.
Presented by Bianco Productions, both productions are directed by Emmy Award-winning director Sonia Blangiardo ("Tainted Dreams", "All My Children", "One Life To Live, "As the World Turns") and will continue to star its creator and three time emmy winner Anthony J. Wilkinson who originated the role of Anthony Pinnunziato back in November of 2003. Both shows are General Managed by 22Q Entertainment.
The current cast of Wedding and Funeral includes Anthony J. Wilkinson as Anthony, Hugh Hysell as Maurizio, Donna Castellano as Angela, Marissa Rosen as Maria, Debra Toscano as Toniann, Liz Gerecitano as Lucia, Meagan Robar as Connie, Erik Ransom as Rodney (wedding) and Vidal (Funeral), Chad Kessler as Father Rosalia (Wedding) and Rabbi Horowitz (Funeral), Brandon Goins as Andrew (Wedding) and Ezio (Funeral), Joe Scanio as Joseph (Wedding), Brant Michaels as Mario (Wedding), Josh Drake as Frankie (Wedding), Jonathan Wiener as Gregorio (Wedding), David Demato as Peter (Funeral), Mustafa Gatollari as Dominick (Funeral), Beth Dzuricky as Ondine (Funeral), with ensemble members Marie Fontaine and Fred Ross.