MADE IN ITALY

By Farren Timoteo

February 21–April 2, 2024
A musical coming of age in 1970s Alberta

Meet Francesco Mantini, a second-generation Italian teen struggling to find his place in Jasper, Alberta. Inspired by pop culture icons Rocky Balboa and John Travolta, he reinvents himself as Frank Martin: crooner and ladies’ man. As buoyant and bubbly as a glass of prosecco, Made in Italy is a celebration of music, food, and family that’s so delightful you won’t soon fuhgeddaboudit.

Winner of the 2022 Jessie Award for Outstanding Performance in a Leading Comedic Role

Based on the Western Canada Theatre production

Running time: approx. 2h 10m, including intermission

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CONTENT ADVISORY
This production may contain theatrical devices (e.g., water-based fog and haze) and mature content. Please contact our box office for more information.

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Made in Italy is consistently funny

— Vancouver Sun

A coming-of-age musical that offers myriad laughs

— Surrey Now-Leader

Artistic Team

Cast

  1. Farren Timoteo
  2. Daniel Curalli* Understudy

*North Vancouver, New Westminster, Duncan, Nanaimo, Courtenay, Trail, and Burnaby shows

Creative

  1. Daryl Cloran Director
  2. Laura Krewski Choreographer
  3. Cory Sincennes Set Designer
  4. Cindy Wiebe Costume Designer
  5. Celeste English Lighting Designer
  6. Conor Moore Original Lighting Designer
  7. Ted Roberts Tour Lighting Designer
  8. Mishelle Cuttler Sound Designer

  9. Christine Leroux Stage Manager
  10. Mandy Huang Apprentice Stage Manager