The big day has finally arrived! New York’s longest-running comedy is returning to celebrate its 25th anniversary. Tony n' Tina's Wedding, the groundbreaking interactive show, begins performances March 13. Marilia Angeline and Joe Ferraro will star as the Bride and Groom, Valentina Lynne Nunzio and Anthony Angelo Nunzio, respectively. Conceived by the original Tony and Tina, Mark Nasser and Nancy Cassaro, opening night is set for April 28.
In the two-part event, audience members take on the roles of family and friends of the bride and groom. As with the original production, the show begins with a ceremony, which will now be held at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis High School. The bridal party will then escort their family and friends through the heart of Times Square and Shubert Alley to Guy’s American Kitchen & Bar. Once at Guy’s American, guests will enjoy an Italian-style buffet dinner, as well as cocktails and dancing all-night-long to DJ Donny Dulce.
Other cast members will include Chloë Patellis as Connie Mocogni, the Maid of Honor; Sam Masotto as Barry Wheeler, the Best Man; Emily Dinova as Donna Marsala, Bridesmaid; Gregory Cioffi as Dominick Fabrizzi, Usher; Marissa Perry as Marina Gulino, Bridesmaid; Chris Lazzaro as Johnny Nunzio, Usher & Brother of the Groom; Denise Fennell as Josephine Vitale, Mother of the Bride; John T. Lynes as Joseph Vitale, Brother of the Bride; Gus Theodoro as Luigi Domenico, Great Uncle of the Bride; Silvana Mastrolia as Rose Domenico, Aunt of the Bride; Courtney Brooke Lauria as Sr. Albert Maria, Cousin of the Bride, Rick Pasqualone as Anthony Angelo Nunzio, Father of the Groom; Debbie Pingitore as Madeline Monroe, Mr. Nunzio’s Girlfriend; Annie Rachele Lanzillotto as Grandma Nunzio, Grandmother of the Groom; Brad Martocello as Michael Just, Tina’s Ex-Boyfriend and Tim Monaghan as Father Mark, the Parish Priest . “Hired Help” will include Al Quagliata, Susan Campanaro, Concetta Rose Rella, Tiffany Dawn Chilcott, Kyle Axman, Chris DePierro, Anthony Fett, Michael Gargani and Micah Spayer.