Made in Italy
An Arts Club On Tour Presentation
By Farren Timoteo
Based on the Western Canada Theatre production
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.
Running time: approx. 2h 10m, including intermission
"A coming-of-age musical that offers myriad laughs"