A Perfect Romance

A Perfect Romance
Company
ArtworldStudioProductions
Playwright/Creator
Marisa Buffone
Runtime
90m

The discrepancies of Love and War are two recurring themes in today’s world. In A Perfect Romance, sensual Venus and fearless Mars, the Greek Roman gods of Love and War, get together in our time and reminisce about the love story they once shared. Frozen in time, still young beautiful older better like the sweet taste of well aged red wine. A Perfect Romance is a site specific all ages show for the family in which classical and contemporary meet through word song dance costume live music and jazz, enhanced by the natural backdrop of the space. Wine tasting optional.

Local and International guest artists:
Marisa Buffone: Cantor
Aldo Milea: Marte(Actor from Italy)
Ilaria Passeri: Venere(Actor from Italy)
Drew Chale: Vulcano(Actor)
Martina Castillo: Nymph Helena
Sasha Flengas: Nymph Sophia
Steven Trevor: Curator (Actor)
Ana Louisa Vieira: Nymph Annia
Mia Buffone: Child Athena
John Paul Buffone: Child Theo
Nathan Hiltz: Musician
Bill McBirnie: Musician

Crew:
Marisa Buffone: Writer, Director
Helena Roy Magee: Stage Manager, Set Design
Drew Chale: Tec, Music
Greek Translator/ Consultants: Sophia Papandrea, Zoe Michalopoulos, Prof. John Magee, Prof. Damiano Pietropaolo


Venue

The Italian Cultural Institute

496 Huron Street
Toronto
Ontario
M5R 2R3
Capacity
50
Accessible?
Yes

Credits

Creator
Marisa Buffone
Cast
Drew Chale
Aldo Milea
Ilaria Passeri
John Paul Buffone
Mia Buffone
Music Director
Marisa Buffone
Stage Manager
Drew Chale

Performances

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  Date Time
4th July 6:00pm  
5th July 6:00pm  
6th July 6:00pm  
7th July 6:00pm  
8th July 5:00pm  
13th July 6:00pm  
14th July 6:00pm  
15th July 5:00pm  

Content advice

Suitable for all ages


Accessibility information

Please note: this show is a mix of chairs and standing room. If you require a chair, please identify yourself to Front of House and they will assist you.


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