“FILUMENA: A MARRIAGE ITALIAN STYLE” AT ELGIN ART SHOWCASE

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“FILUMENA: A MARRIAGE ITALIAN STYLE” AT ELGIN ART SHOWCASE

February 18 @ 2:00 pm

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One event on February 25, 2024 at 2:00 pm

Elgin Art Showcase

Elgin Theatre Company proudly presents their 2024 Winter production “Filumena: A Marriage Italian Style,” by Eduardo DeFillipo, translated by Maria Tucci, Directed by Sean Patrick Hargadon.

Description:
Filumena has lived with Domenico for years but is about to be tossed a side for a younger woman. So, she pretends to be dying and invites him into a “deathbed marriage,” and that’s when things to start to go awry because she miraculously stays alive. Even though Domenico wants the marriage to be null and void, Filumena informs him she has three grown sons and one of them is his. But which one is it? This is a comedy about family, forgiveness, and redemption.

Tickets: All General Admission.
Adults: $20
Seniors, students: $18
For group tickets, please call 847-741-0532 or tickets@inil.com.

The Cast:

Filumena Marturano: Doreen Daweson
Domenico Soriano: Ken Kaden
Alfredo Amoroso: Dan Hitzemann
Rosalia Solimene: Heidi Swarthout
Diana: Sarafina Monteleone
Lucia, others: Elizabeth Dawson
Umberto: Brandon Frederick
Riccardo: Matt Hellyer
Michele: Matt Johnson
Nocella, others: Tricia Miller Hewson

Production Team:
Director: Sean Hargadon
SM: Faith Hollander
Producer: Richard Grieger

 

Funded in part by the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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