Teatro ZinZanni’s Love, Chaos & Dinner!
On June 14th, Teatro ZinZanni brought in a full house of adoring fans and freshly minted converts enjoying the opening night of Gangsters of Love. Until September 30th, this spectacular tent will take you on a journey back to the 1920s and 1930s mob days when America was in the midst of the depression. This may have been the era of bread lines, unemployment, homelessness, and prohibition but more importantly, it was the age of jazz, Art Deco, and glamour—everything you will experience at this show! Whether it is one of the many high-flying aerial acts, Chef Caesar, gambling, moxie or Chef Erik Carlson’s gourmet five-course dinner, Teatro ZinZanni will satisfy every desire you have. Come roar into the twenties with finger snapping prohibition era tunes as Teatro ZinZanni’s powerhouse cast takes the stage!
What: Gangsters of Love
Where: Teatro ZinZanni—222 Mercer Street, Seattle, WA
When: Currently performing until September 30
Tickets: Can be purchased here
This marvelous show’s story picks up after Caesar has gambled away the circus tent to mob boss Big Sam Kincaid and has to 23 skidoo. Gangsters have taken over the ZinZanni speakeasy, transforming into an intimate venue filled with comedians, jugglers, aerialists, & tons of other talented performers. Gangsters of Love features a wealth of global talent including comedian Frank Ferrante, internationally renowned performer Dreya Weber, powerhouse blues chanteuse Francine Reed, Duo Madrona (Ben Wendel and Rachel Nehmer) on trapeze, funnyman Joe DePaul, comic acrobat Andrea Conway Doba, vaudevillian Wayne Doba and juggler rola bola extraordinaire Bernard Hazen.
Duo Madrona (Ben & Rachel)
Andrea Conway Doba
Teatro ZinZanni will feature Gangsters of Love until September 30 so prepare to put on your glad rags, watch the surprises unfold and have a hotsy totsy time at this zany speakeasy!