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Mellow Drama Arts Malta

 Past Productions

Mellow Drama Arts Malta
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Venue:

St James Cavalier Show Map

Shows:

Friday, 20 May, 2005
Saturday, 21 May, 2005
Sunday, 22 May, 2005
Friday, 27 May, 2005
Saturday, 28 May, 2005
Sunday, 29 May, 2005
Friday, 10 Jun, 2005
Saturday, 11 Jun, 2005
Saturday, 11 Jun, 2005
Sunday, 12 Jun, 2005

Prices:


Tickets From:

Online:To be Announced
Phone:2122 3200

Video:

The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
By The Reduced Shakespeare Company
Directed By James Calvert

20 May. 05 - 12 Jun. 05


Three enthusiastic actors, one dead playwright, 37 plays and 97 minutes. A sure-fire recipe for theatrical mayhem and unbridled laughter. The Reduced Shakespeare Company’s hit play from the West End was undoubtedly Mellow Drama’s most successful play to date with several extra shows put on to satisfy demand for tickets. Starring Alan Montanaro, Steve Casaletto and John Montanaro the production ran for a tiotal of 14 shows over a four week period at St James Cavalier in Valletta. The play, which covers all of Shakepeare’s works in various and hilarious ways, was directed by James Calvert. We are sure William himself would have approved.



Starring:

Alan Montanaro
Alan Montanaro -

Alan Montanaro’s has been wooing theatre-goes of all ages for many years. He is currently principal of the internationally acclaimed Helen O’Grady Academy in Malta. Alan’s theatrical cocktail is varied and colourful. His debut at the Manoel Theatre was in What the Butler Saw, followed by Run For Your Wife and Deadly Nightcap. He has also had various roles in musical from Fiddler on the Roof to Anything Goes and, more recently, Company. Alan’s panto characters have earned him the nickname ‘Pantonaro’, and his portrayal of comic arch-villain Captain Hook in Peter Pan is well-loved. His panto dames have become immortal - Morlitia in Alison Wonderland, Zeza in Sinbad the Sailor and Ziggy Zaggy in Snow White. Alan has also written numerous pantos and was the brains behind Four Play and More Four Play which played to packed houses at the Manoel. Alan has starred in two Mellow Drama productions – Gasping and The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged).




John Montanaro
John Montanaro -

John started acting at the age of 16 when he took part in a production of the play whose name we cannot mention (just in case). Next up was a small part in HMS Pinafore where he met Pia who introduced him to the world of MADC. Since then John has never looked back, taking part in many one-acts, pantos, musicals and farces at a wide variety of venues. He also enjoyed an entertaining stint as Gabriel in the television series Angli. His recent shows for Mellow Drama include Kissing Sid James, An Evening with Gary Lineker, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged), Unoriginal Sin, All the Great Books (abridged) and Gasping. Throughout his acting career, John has always enjoyed making people laugh and that is why he jumped at the chance to be a co-founder of Mellow Drama.




Steve Casaletto
Steve Casaletto -

Steve Casaletto is an experienced actor and director.  His acting credits span many diverse styles from Shakespeare to pantomime and from musicals to farce. His acting credits include Bill in An Evening with Gary Lineker, Adam in The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) for Mellow Drama, Cassio in Othelo, leading roles in six Christmas pantomimes, Le Cage Aux Folles, School For Scandal, Chorus of Disapproval, Rebecca and Private Lives all for MADC. Also leads in West Side Story and Me and My Girl for CUE and Annie for Masquerade. Winner of Best Actor in the MADC One Act Play Festival in Anyone for Cricket. His directing credits include Perfect Wedding, The Coarse Acting Show (MADC 90th Anniversary Celebration), Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood, Ali Baba and the Fourteen Thieves and Charlie’s Aunt all for MADC. He has also directed three one act plays winning Best Director with the play Put Some Clothes on Clarisse.